just last week, as the world found out about the latest round of bank failures, mccain insisted that "the fundamentals of our economy are strong." now, he claims that things are so bad that the economy "the country could slide into a Depression by Monday" if he doesn't back out of friday's debate and rush to washington to fix things.
what has changed between now and then? if you answered that "mccain has been slipping in the polls", pat yourself on the back. ¶