Tag Archives: Republican National Convention (2008)

McCain speech draws 500K more viewers than Obama

( – promoted by Cool Cal) The Neilsen ratings are out, and low and behold, McCain had more viewers for his acceptance speech than Obama a week earlier. John McCain has won the ratings race. The Republican nominee beat Democratic challenger Barack Obama’s record-setting convention speech viewership by 500,000. McCain’s address at the Republican National Convention on Thursday night was…

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Wow. This is amazing. I didn’t know it was possible to create such a racially pure gathering that size in America today. Seriously, I’m flabbergasted. Man, this may be the face of Anchorage, but it sure ain’t the face of Boston. Or Massachusetts generally.

I DID see one black and one Asian face. No Hispanics. I’m sure you captured one…

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Palin Speech Open thread

This is an Open Thread to discuss Sarah Palin’s Speech.  I’ll post her remarks when I receive them. Here are the remarks.  If you don’t want to see them don’t jump. Mr. Chairman, delegates, and fellow citizens: I am honored to be considered for the nomination for Vice President of the United States… I accept the call to help our…

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