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Memories of the Media Love He Left Behind?

When one signs up for press updates on John McCain’s website, one gets this:

From: John McCain []

Sent: Wednesday, April 25, 2007 8:18 AM

To: Kathryn Lopez

Subject: Thank you for signing up for email updates


Dear Kathryn,

I want to thank you for taking the time to sign up for email updates at

I hope you will join me in getting actively involved in this campaign. There are two important ways you can get further involved today:

  • Make an online donation. Your financial support today is crucial to our success.
  • Create your own McCainSpace website. Become an important online volunteer in this campaign and encourage your friends to get involved as well.

Once again, thank you for signing up for email updates and I look forward to keeping in touch with you in the future.


John McCain

P.S. Please continue to visit our website at for the latest news and information about my campaign.

There was a day that might have worked on some reporters. I think that day has passed.

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