Day: August 31, 2007

Article: The Terror Within: A Look at the Republican Messaging Machine


by Bryan Young
Wed Aug 29, 10:25 PM ET – Huffington Post

Most of us have read about political polls and how candidates and parties use the results of to shape messages and vocabulary. You read about how bizarre and loaded they are and you never think for a million years that you’d be able to participate in them. For the longest time I assumed there was some anonymous town in the heart of conservative America where Republican’s crafted and honed all their messages. That is until tonight, when I was called by a conservative pollster, trying to hone a partisan message.

The questions I was asked astounded me.