I agree with Quin that Thompson’s final ad for SC
is just ok. Nothing fancy; very Thompson-esque. He’s got a way to
go but seems to be making some progress according to this
For now at least McCain
is the man to beat in SC.
Another national poll, this time by
, with results similar to Washington Post/ and NYT/CBS,
is out showing McCain leading the pack and Huckabee in
Meanwhile, McCain has zoomed into the lead in
California according to this
Romney, Rudy and Huckabee closely bunched.
Now after Michigan, SC and Nevada all this may
change. Or not. It’s always better to win.
And on Michigan,the
found Romney’s Detroit Economic Club speech needed a
little factual updating, although needless to say they did not
raise the same objections that we did around here ( the speech was
greeted by deafening silence in most conservative blogosphere
quarters I guess on the theory that if you don’t have something
nice to say…). His
at the high school seems to have gone over like a
( This is NOT a Ron Paul
dig.) However, he may get a boost from the
. Moreover, if the main topic is the
and not Iraq or “leadership” more generically
Romney has a very good shot at it.