Sunday, March 30, 2008

Messiahship on Hold

A Messiah’s Fall!

Brunno (the “venalian” [half Venezuelan and half Italian] cheese cutter at work) will be very upset that Obama’s pastor is anti-Italian. The below video is probably the only time you will hear Juan Williams and Jesse Lee Peterson agree:

HotAir has an interesting article that leaks the backroom discussions about Election 2008, read and enjoy... it is connected to the above in some weird way:

What could be less democratic than a major political party nominating a candidate for President who didn’t receive a single vote in the primaries? That would create the biggest example of smoke-filled-room politics and the biggest underhanded manipulation by a political party in decades. And ironically, it’s the Democrats who have begun laying the groundwork for exactly that scenario by pushing Al Gore as an alternative to the two candidates who have raised hundreds of millions from their followers to finish in a virtual dead heat:

Plans for Al Gore to take the Democratic presidential nomination as the saviour of a bitterly divided party are being actively discussed by senior figures and aides to the former vice-president.

The bloody civil war between Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama has left many Democrats convinced that neither can deliver a knockout blow to the other and that both have been so damaged that they risk losing November’s election to the Republican nominee, John McCain. …

Two former Gore campaign officials have told The Sunday Telegraph that a scenario first mapped out by members of Mr Gore’s inner circle last May now has a sporting chance of coming true.