The Lincoln Plawg - the blog with footnotes
Monday, September 20, 2004
Futile Why, oh whys on campaign coverage
It's all horse race, back-and-forths , campaign strategy and personnel  - with the issues relegated to A18.
For instance, the E&P are bellyaching under hed and dek
Why Are We In Vietnam?
Romenesko links more pieces in similar vein.
Top of the head reasons:
Was it ever thus? Was - to take the first US presidential election of the TV era - the 1960 campaign covered with issues (like Kennedy's falsehood on the missile gap) to the fore? I'm disposed to doubt it .
Carpetbagger has one or two interesting thoughts on the AEI study.
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