NEW YORK –
is not going to make his election night remarks in the traditional
style — at a podium standing in front of a sea of campaign workers
jammed into a hotel ballroom. Oh, the throng of supporters will hold
the usual election night party at the Biltmore Hotel in Phoenix on the evening of Nov. 4.
plans to address another group of supporters and a small group of
reporters on the hotel lawn; his remarks will be simultaneously piped
electronically to the party inside and other reporters in a media
filing center, aides said.
Thursday that the arrangement was the result of space limitations and
that McCain might drop by the election watch party at some other point.
Because you don't owe those dumb supporters anything, right?
I guess he's finally hit something Daddy's support, and Cindy's money actually can't buy, and isn't man enough to stand up there and take the blow.
Maybe I sound vindictive here? But I've spent my adult life watching better men than him give their concessions speeches. McGovern, Carter, Gore.
Sometimes it is time for a wake. You suck it up, and do it, like an adult.
Miscommunication from the McCain camp.
Or other glitch.