That, and other news, in today’s Political Panorama.
Andrea Mitchell questions the veracity of John McCain’s ad that slams Barack Obama for not visiting troops in Germany. She calls it “literally not true.” (via Jason Linkins in Huffington Post).
Dance Diet: Is Dan Quayle being pursued for the next “Dancing with the Stars”? (via Anne Schroeder” Shenanigans in The Politico).
No Vote Hope: Rapper T.I. is promoting voter registration among young people, even though a felony prevents him from casting a ballot. (via Yeas & Nays in the D.C. Examiner).
Comic Campaign: This year’s just concluded Comic Con in San Diego wasn’t without a political tinge: Appearing on Sunday were “Campaign Boy” and “Campaign Girl,” an effort via Campaign.com to promote voter registration.
Voight’s Word: Jon Voight slams Obama in Washington Times op-ed, “Obama sowing socialist seeds among young people.”
“The Democratic Party, in its quest for power, has managed a propaganda campaign with subliminal messages, creating a God-like figure in a man who falls short in every way. It seems to me that if Mr. Obama wins the presidential election, then Messrs. Farrakhan, Wright, Ayers and Pfleger will gain power for their need to demoralize this country and help create a socialist America.”