October 15, 2008: Axelrod: McCain ‘on the wrong side of history’ (Politico)

  • A : “No, you know the truth is I don’t – I say that sort of jokingly. I don’t think it’s of that much consequence to him. He’s going to deliver his message and talk to the American people. Whatever the idiosyncrasies of Sen. McCain’s debating style is not nearly as important as the opportunity to talk to people. So he’s paying more attention to the questions and to the American people who he is trying to address than that. Obviously it was noted, but it’s not particularly …”