July 02, 2008
American Journalism at it's Finest
Actual AP story:
Poll: Obama beats McCain as barbecue guestPeople would rather barbecue burgers with Barack Obama than with John McCain.However, to be fair to the esteemed AP news team, the article did contain this gem:
While many are still deciding who should be president, by 52 percent to 45 percent they would prefer having Obama than McCain to their summer cookout, according to an Associated Press-Yahoo News poll released Wednesday.
Having Obama to a barbecue would be like a relaxed family gathering, while inviting McCain "would be more like a retirement party than something fun," said Wesley Welbourne, 38, a systems engineer from Washington, D.C.