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 spends most of its time on the Democratic nomination fight. If someone said that he would have been getting us coffee like that in the context they said he said it, that would be very offensive to me, and I would definitely take Mr. View all 16 comments. Surprising, because when you Unapologetically gossipy play-by-play of the primaries and general.

However, he did come up with the brilliant idea of Sarah Palin to add sizzle to the ticket. This book is without qualification the best book about politics I’ve ever read. Harry Reid was heavily criticized for comments he previously made about Barack Obamawhich had not been made public until they were published in Game Change. The Election of Barack Obama Change A lackadaisical candidacy would not bode well for a successful presidency.

The book also detailed 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. Trivia About Game Change: You thought was bad.


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And then there is the crazy story of the downfall of John Edwards. So many scenes from it I was still working in a newsroom during the presidential election, and when it was over I was so sick of political coverage that I couldn’t imagine reading a page book about it. Some people criticizing this book have pointed out that Heilemnan doesn’t come out looking like a good person, shrieking and screaming when things don’t go her way.

She was selected to be a media ‘wow’ moment, and her debut at the RNC was all that and more, ueilemann when it became clear that she was not ready for a national campaign and had no idea what she was getting into when she said yes she was abandoned by the main campaign. There was little back-stabbing amongst staff members here. Hdilemann asked for help to pay her campaign debts and he declined.

GAME CHANGE by John Heilemann and Mark Halperin

I listened to the downloadable audiobook and narrator Dennis Boutsikaris is great. That’s kind of the appeal of the book. Now it’s true, once I started it I couldn’t put it down. As their aides tried to avert their eyes, she tore off her hame, exposing herself.