July 28th, 2008
11:01 AM ET
15 years ago

Preston on Politics: Bueller? Bueller? - McCain needs Rove


Watch Ben Stein's comments on the 2008 election.

WASHINGTON (CNN) - Ben Stein says he knows how Sen. John McCain can win in November: Karl Rove.

That's right, that Karl Rove.

At a time when McCain is seeking to distance himself from President Bush, Stein argues McCain needs to enlist Bush's chief political guru in order to defeat Sen. Barack Obama.

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soundoff (33 Responses)
  1. ex republican

    advice to the Obama campaign:

    mention the OIL SPILL that occured during mcCANE's photo op!!! The media is covering it up!!!

    July 28, 2008 03:33 pm at 3:33 pm |
  2. Reality Check Richmond Virginia

    Rove nice? Good grief, Stein is losing his mind.

    July 28, 2008 03:33 pm at 3:33 pm |
  3. Mike

    Oh Please ! mcSurge nasty attack AD's are right from the Rove playbook. McLiar is more Rovian than Rove. Example,use of our wounded war heroes in his latest attack AD. Low and Disgusting.

    July 28, 2008 03:33 pm at 3:33 pm |
  4. Rudy NYC

    Didn't the other article above say that the mole was removed? NO more Karl Rove?

    July 28, 2008 03:34 pm at 3:34 pm |
  5. AW

    We do not need Karl Rove, Ben Stein, nor John McCain. We do not need Dubya, Dicky, Limbaugh, or any similar ilk.

    July 28, 2008 03:36 pm at 3:36 pm |
  6. Linda Esen

    Nothing, not even the existance that is karl rove will stop and Obama Administration!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    July 28, 2008 03:36 pm at 3:36 pm |
  7. Ron L

    Ben Stien is just saying what all of us already know...
    You need a MUDSLIINGER that will LIE, CHEAT, or STEAL to win. That is how we got our current President and look what GREAT shape everyone making under $50,000 a year is in. These people like Ben Stein make my stomach turn. They are so PRO trickle down ecomonics because they ..

    July 28, 2008 03:37 pm at 3:37 pm |
  8. Greg, San Francisco, CA

    Ben Stein is an idiot.

    July 28, 2008 03:38 pm at 3:38 pm |
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