Bush in cruise control?

For those of you waiting for another big ‘hanging chad’ finale in the US Presidential election, you can relax. According to the latest composite poll in the Washington Post, Bush is shrugging off the slight gains Kerry made after the first of the three set piece debates. Today it stands at 51%-45% in his favour.

Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty