McCain Obama Moses Ad: Thou Shalt Not be Juvenile

Written by:
Carrie Stroup
Published on:

Apparently the John McCain camp didn't get the message when even Republicans claimed an ad by the Arizona Senator and Republican GOP nominee for US President comparing Barack Obama to Paris Hilton and Britney Spears crossed the line. Now McCain is comparing the Illinois Senator and Democratic nominee for President to Moses.

Then again, that may not be such a bad thing. Although nobody will accuse McCain of trying to attract the "younger vote" with a "Moses" ad.

Democrats called the ad "juvenile".

Nobody can fault McCain for doing his best to garner attention at a time when the press seems to be falling all over Obama however.

John McCain debuted another stinging attack video targeting Barack Obama Friday, this time mocking his White House foe as "The One" -- a quasi-religious figure who "anointed" himself to lead the world.

"Can you see the light?" the hard-hitting negative ad asks, following up on Republican McCain's new campaign theme that the Illinois Democrat is arrogant, transfixed by his own celebrity and not yet ready to lead.

"Barack Obama may be The One," the announcer says. "But is he ready to lead?"

The remarkably personal Web ad marked the end of a week in which the McCain campaign stepped up aggressive attacks against the Democrat, who would be America's first black president if he is elected on Nov. 4.

A television advertisement on Wednesday compared his sudden fame to pop culture celebrities like Britney Spears and Paris Hilton.

None of this has changed either candidate's odds of winning the White House. Obama remains a somewhat delicate -250 favorite verses McCain as the almost 2/1 underdog at Sportsbook.com.

See Advertisement - "The One" Here


Carrie Stroup, Gambling911.com

Politics News

Bet on Matt Gaetz: Convicted, Jail, Re-Election

Bet on Matt Gaetz: Convicted, Jail, Re-Election, Resignation

As promised.  It's happening!!!  Our friends at BetOnline have released a whole slew of Matt Gaetz bets, and they are not holding back.  Jagajeet Chiba reports...

Bet on Caitlyn Jenner as Next California Governor

Bet on Caitlyn Jenner as Next California Governor

Former reality TV star Caitlyn Jenner is considering a serious run for California Governor in the Recall Election.  Though she does have the longest odds, the price is not bad at 6-1.

Trump Launches New Website: Bet Whether There Will Be "Tens of Millions" of Visitors

Trump Launches New Website: Bet Whether There Will Be "Tens of Millions" of Visitors

The new website mentions how "Donald J. Trump launched the most extraordinary political movement in history" with a spokesperson saying he will return to social media in two to three months on his own platform following a Twitter ban during the waning days while still US President.

Matt Gaetz Sex Probe

FBI Probing Congressman Matt Gaetz For Underage Sex Trafficking: Tucker Interview Goes Off Rails

Outspoken Republican Florida Congressman Matt Gaetz acknowledged he is under investigation by the FBI for possible sex trafficking of minors, though there is a bit of a twist.  Gaetz claims he is being extorted. Oddsmakers are monitoring this story closely as Gaetz is widely considered one of the rising stars in the GOP. 

Did Epstein Really Feed Young Girls to Alligators?

Did Epstein Really Feed Young Girls to Alligators?

The Daily Beast reports that a woman has filed a lawsuit against late predator Jeffrey Epstein claiming he had threatened to feed one of his victims to hungry alligators, and that others before her had met the same fate.