Posted by: mutantpoodle | September 21, 2008

Has McCain lost Cokie Roberts?

This roundtable discussion among some of what Calvin Trillin lovingly refers to as “the Sabbath Gasbags” takes on McCain’s week wrestling with the economy – and losing.

It isn’t pretty.

Will: McCain substituted “vehemence for coherence,” and engaged in “un-Presidential” behavior (for wanting to fire SEC Chairman Christopher Cox).

Donaldson: “The question of age is back on the table.”

Roberts: “[With] the Obama advisors…you do feel a sense of security.”

Remember – these are folks who McCain used to joke were his base.

Used to.

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