I keep getting asked by friends where I am on Obama vs. Clinton (I’ll support either one in November). The next immediate question is inevitably aren’t the Democrats divided and isn’t this going to benefit McCain? It’s tough to get across just what a pathetic candidate McCain really is and how badly the republicans are going to do:
Here’s a Frank Rich article that provides a good overview:
The last debate, however dumb, had the most viewers of any so far. The rise in turnout and new voters is all on the Democratic side. Even before its deathbed transfusion of new donations, the Clinton campaign trounced the McCain campaign in fund-raising by 2.5 to 1. (The Obama-McCain ratio is 3 to 1.)
On Tuesday, a Democrat won the first round of a special Congressional election in Mississippi, even though the national G.O.P. outspent the Democrats by more than double and President Bush carried this previously safe Republican district by 25 percentage points in 2004.