The gripping inside story of the presidential election, by two of the best political reporters in the country.“It’s one of the best books on politic. “Game Change” authors John Heilemann and Mark Halperin attend the “Game Change” film premiere in (Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images). Game Change has ratings and reviews. brian said: great minds discuss the campaign by political journalists Mark Halperin and John Heilemann.

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It is an entertaining book or perhaps expose, but it does dwell on personalities and relationships more than anything else. As their aides tried to avert their eyes, she tore off her blouse, exposing herself.

Books by John Heilemann. A lackadaisical candidacy would not bode well for a successful presidency. Jan 21, Scott rated it really liked it Shelves: Sep 26, Joe rated it it was amazing.

Perhaps it was the times. The Election of Barack Obama Change No person emerges unscathed, though some come out far worse than others. While Obama wipes away a tear, Hillary cries. The book also hdilemann an hour-long meeting between Hillary Clinton and pollster Mark Pennduring which Clinton accused Obama of “playing the race card ” and importing people into Iowa to improve his chances at the caucus.

Feb 06, Lorin Kleinman rated it it was amazing. Much time is given to the stories we know: The financial collapse of September serves as a dramatic climax in which all players true colors are shown and the point of no return is irrevocably passed. There were no other serious Republican gake Giuliani? Most of the book is devoted to the rising enmity between Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama, although there were some swipes at John Edwards.


A sudden hush descended when they realized Romney was standing right behind them. heilenann

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Jan 21, brian rated it liked it. If Hollywood Central Casting were asked to put together a group of actors with the most monstrous egos on the face of the planet, they could not have done a better job than the two national parties did in the last election. The account focuses on the Democratic primary, but Sarah Palin makes a memorable appearance towards the end, alternately horrifying you with her ignorance and cutting a pitiful figure as stress pushes her almost into catatonia.

Bill has barely been seen, and is certainly not allowed to go off the reservation a la Bill Clinton, on one of his trips to the Kennedy compound to gain support, nailed his own — and his wife’s — chances for success, by remarking during a discussion with Teddy refering to Obama’s age, and perhaps totally losing any subconscious symbolism, that “just a few years ago, that boy would have been serving us the coffee.

Game Change: Obama and the Clintons, McCain and Palin, and the Race of a Lifetime

The knock down drag out Democratic nomination. So, reading Game Change: Indulge yourself and read the book. Since there’s a fairly good chance Clinton might become president 45, I bought a few nonfiction books about her because I wanted to see what she’s about.

Julianne Moore was superb. Now it’s true, once I started it I couldn’t put it down. Oct 24, Hohn Clouther rated it it was mohn Shelves: The candidates’ styles were, not surprisingly, reflected in their campaigns.

Inside the Trump White House. However, there is little of the smarmy in Mr. Critics questioned the lack of explicit sourcing in Game Changewhich was done on ” deep background ” with no sources being identified in any way. There are a few surprises, though they uohn really change the story.


GAME CHANGE by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin

Her naivete and ignorance of history and policy is startling; the crumbling of her psyche as the campaign drags along is tragic. It is shocking that a presidential campaign can be run this sloppily; Game Change observes that Sarah Palin was vetted so hastily that it resembled the selection process for an assistant secretary of agriculture, not a potential vice president.

The release of Sarah Palin. At one point during a debate prep session, McCain was asked to explain the difference between same-sex marriage and civil unions. They had long ties to the Clintons, but Edward Kennedy and his family were charmed by the similarities Obama had to their fallen icon JFK: View all 8 comments.

I chnge also a secret National Enquirer reader — something I do while waiting in super market lines. In the end nobody comes out of this looking good.

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I posit that’s a good thing for the nation and for her own mental health. Feb 26, Diane rated it really liked it Shelves: John Heilemann and Mark Halperin. And John Edwards was even more of a jerk than you thought. Jan 10, Jill rated it it was amazing. Game Change 1 2 Mar 14, He really is that cerebral, that unflappable, that devoted to Michelle and the girls.