Argument: John McCain is a patriotic war hero
- Debate: McCain vs. Obama - pro argument.
"The case for John McCain". The Economist. 6 Dec 2007 - "Mr McCain is such a familiar figure that it is easy to forget how remarkable he is. He fought heroically in Vietnam, spending more than five years as a prisoner-of-war, when many other politicians of his generation discovered, like Dick Cheney, that they had 'other priorities'."