"McCain is on track to take the electoral college 274 to 264.
"Voters overwhelmingly say America's economic difficulties are their main concern, but Democrats have thus far been unable to attach this discontent to the Republican party.
"Indeed, McCain has seized the initiative with his populist appeals to "drill here and drill now" as a means of reducing petrol prices, so much so that in the latest Reuters poll more people trusted him to fix the economy than Obama." - Stage fright (Sunday Herald 24 August 2008)
Obama : Are critics going after race?
Roland Carnaby 'of the CIA' was assassinated in Texas.
"Talk show host Hal Turner claimed that according to one of his sources, Carnaby was alerted to a Mossad scheme to import a mini-nuke before his assassination.
"The 8-10 August Wayne Madsen Report stated that a county grand jury has declined to prosecute a police sergeant and officer who shot Carnaby... George Soros has used his staggering wealth to buy up media related to Texas affairs..." - venezuela.indymedia.org Mid-Summer Alert—Update
"According to the Wayne Madsen Report (8 Aug), George Soros’ Open Society Institute (OSI), which sponsored a themed 'Rose Revolution' for control of Georgia in 2003, has also worked for years to stir up problems in South Ossetia." - Mid-Summer Alert—Update
"DEBKAfile reported 12 August 3 that the arrival of three new American flotillas raises to five the number of U.S. strike forces in Middle Eastern waters, an unprecedented build-up since the crisis erupted over Iran’s nuclear program." - Mid-Summer Alert—Update