Can it be that the Al
Gore spinmeisters got it wrong again?
Were they ready to declare victory even before the end of
Following the last
debate, the Gore/Lieberman campaign put out a press release announcing
victory a full 9 minutes before the debate even ended.
Now, it appears they were again prepared to pop the champagne
corks before it was over - At least on the web.
conclusion of Debate II the Gore website was up with a page explaining
the perceived foreign policy 'flubs' by the Texas governor.
The URL chosen for their press release?
Could it be the Gore
campaign was ready with another 'victory' release?
One that was going to be titled, “Gore Wins.”
Yet, in the end, even
the most biased Gore supporter could hardly declare the VP the winner
last night. Nor, it seems
could the Gore campaign itself.
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