The New McCain: More Aggressive and Scripted on the Campaign Trail

Sep 19th, 2008 | By David Harper | Category: Election 2008

The New York Times: Senator John McCain’s campaign events were once free-wheeling journeys marked by flashes of humor, candor and arch observations from the candidate about presidential politics — and John McCain. Oh, and moments that left no doubt that Mr. McCain was not working from any script.

“Thanks for the question, you little jerk,” Mr. McCain said last year to a New Hampshire high school student who inquired about his age, raising his eyebrows as he chortled at his own joke. “You’re drafted.”

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