Andrew responds to my case for putting victory first by accusing McCain of hiring “unknown and untested people to run a government already badly mismanaged because they help his political coalition”:

This is the third term of Goerge [sic] W. Bush – with less caution.

Never mind that Palin won’t necessarily be “running” anything at all, or that many of the most disastrous members of the Bush Administration were the ones with the most of that proverbial “experience” – does the Obama crowd really think that implicitly equating Sarah Palin with Dick Cheney is going to resonate with voters? Talk about undercutting an argument …