Here is a key graf or two:
But while the McCain campaign apparently believes that women are easy marks for its latent feminist cross-dressing, a reality check suggests that most women can instantly identify any man who’s hitting on them for selfish ends. New polls show Mr. Obama opening up a huge lead among female voters — beating Mr. McCain by 13 percentage points in the Gallup and Rasmussen polls and by 19 points in the latest Wall Street Journal-NBC News survey.
As I have said in earlier posts, right now the best friend of American women is a Black man. Sometimes life works out that way.
Photo: Fred R. Conrad/The New York Times
Update: A report Monday in the Huffington Post on a McCain "virtual town hall" confirms all of the above and more.