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If pundits want to note McCain's maverick moments, fine. He's had some. But it never ceases to amaze me (call me naïve) how this flattering label circulates uncorrected.
Back in February Bloggingheads TV hosted a discussion between Matt Welch, the author of the McCain biography "The Myth Of The Maverick", and Will Wilk...
McCain said he wanted troops out of Iraq by 2013. There's no McCain plan to bring about a withdrawal and yet it was all reported as good news, without mention of his plans for Sudan, China and Iran.
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