You can’t get much bluer than Manhattan, but we had a hunch that at least a few McCain voters live on the island. So we sent ace political correspondent Tim Murphy out to find them. He explored the East Village. He scoured Murray Hill. And while he did uncover a few McCain voters, he also heard questionable job advice for Sarah Palin and got shoved by an angry guy! Before you watch the returns tonight, watch democracy in action in New York City.
Thanksgiving, Christmas and then maybe a few weeks into January — that’s when you really gotta sit down, talk to your advisers and say, ‘Look, do I have a chance?’ I think I know why I would want to run. I think I know what I think this country should do and what I would do. But I just don’t know whether it’s possible.