Daily Show: McCain strategy ‘relentless gaffes and awkwardness’

By David Edwards
Wednesday, July 30, 2008 8:04 EDT
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The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart and John Oliver discuss how John McCain’s campaign is using pity to win the election. John Oliver notes that the strategy worked during the primaries.

“He was going nowhere until people noticed he was going nowhere and that turned the whole thing around,” said Oliver.

This video is from Comedy Central’s The Daily Show, broadcast July 29, 2008.

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David Edwards has served as an editor at Raw Story since 2006. His work can also be found at Crooks & Liars, and he's also been published at The BRAD BLOG. He came to Raw Story after working as a network manager for the state of North Carolina and as as engineer developing enterprise resource planning software. Follow him on Twitter at @DavidEdwards.
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