by Max Brantley
Barack Obama used his VFW appearance to respond to the slime that John McCain and his running dog Joe Lieberman have been hurling about his patriotism. Measured, but strong. Do the Republican curs have the decency to respond appropriately? I won't hold my breath.
For those, like me, nervous about the state of the race, be sure to glance at the polling trends compiled alongside, both national and in key battleground states.