by Max Brantley
The Huck cross?
It was intentional. Or so this coverage says. Roll the tape.
Campaign adivisor Ed Rollins admitted recently on City Talk that the cross was pre-planned and the ad was run in order to get media attention. Hard to believe coming from a campaign that held a news conference to show a commercial they weren't going to air.
Maybe somebody will ask him about this little trickTuesday night. He'll be providing "insider" commentary on election coverage on MSNBarack, subbing for Joe Scarbrough as Harold Ford's opposite number.
UPDATE: Here's some conservative reaction to the McCain-Huckabee ticket floated yesterday by US News.