Former McCain Adviser: “Celeb” Ad Is “Childish”

John Weaver, who had been one of John McCain’s chief advisers up until last year, says that the candidate’s "Celeb" ad against Barack Obama is "childish."

"John’s been a celebrity ever since he was shot down," Weaver told The Atlantic’s Marc Ambinder. "Whatever that means.  And I recall Ronald Reagan and George H. W. Bush going overseas and all those waving American flags."

"For McCain to win in such troubled times, he needs to begin telling the American people how he intends to lead us. That McCain exists. He can inspire the country to greatness."

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