I ask this partially as a response to the recent Politics with Mike post and partially just out of curiosity because old “Barr’s Just Gooder” Bob Barr (see the YouTube below) is, as far as I can tell, now the official Libertarian party candidate, and I wonder how our Georgia boys fare in these things.
So I’ll ask.
What do folks make of Barr’s run? He’s claiming to be a bigger force than Nader was in 2000 or 2004 (that sounds like a threat to me), and a brief read of his campaign website makes me think that his ideas are more in line with some folks’ around here than would be McCain’s. I’ve got my own hunches, but I want to read some of your responses before I proceed.
And now, for your viewing pleasure, one of the first political ads that greeted me when I moved to Georgia in 2002: