Blogging about John McCainJohn Sidney McCainConservative group cuts ties with Michelle Malkin Democratic debate at Tyler Perry's could miss the mark with black voters Donald Trump's 2020 election economic gamble MORE's campaign has become predictable because the campaign is so repetitive in what it focuses on, writes Atrios. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's (D-Calif.) forecast last year of a sharp reduction in the number of U.S. troops in Iraq by the middle of 2008 has turned out to be wrong, just like Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's prediction in 2006 that Iraqi forces would be ready to take over by 2007, Atrios points out.