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January 31, 2008


It's unrelated but the fine people (or person) at Adventures of the Coconut Caucus only and always refer to John McCain as "the Panamanian candidate" because of McCain's birth in the canal zone.

Similarly they only ever call Mitt Romney "the Mexican American" candidate because of Romney's grandfather living there (and his father being born there).

The TP post contains a highly misleading statement, and PhD candidate Nyhan didn't catch it. It's also a much bigger story. Click here if you don't know what it is.

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