So, one quick note from the campaign trail. Where, it seems, age is becoming a real, but subtle, issue.
Obama Takes Cues From Bill Clinton In Handling McCain's Age
They have been the preferred adjectives for the Obama campaign when going after its opponent. Following a John McCain misstatement, policy shift, or harsh attack, the Senator is usually labeled "confused," "angry," or a hybrid of the two. Aides to the Illinois Democrat insist there is no deeper meaning to their word choices. But it is hard not to notice the underlying suggestion of such remarks: John McCain is old. It is a standard fare in politics to [...]