Part of the Kerry Campaign's turnaround certainly has to do with his PR people emphasizing his service in Vietnam. They are deterimined to have Americans see him as a fighter. Check out these excerpts from his speech:
I make you this pledge: I have only just begun to fight
. In the months and years ahead, I pledge that I will be fighting
for you and for all Americans across this country...
I ask you to go to JohnKerry.com and join us as we fight
to change America and move this country forward.
is about real people all across our country who wonder whether or not our government is prepared to stand up and fight
for them rather than those who have the money and the power. It's a fight
for people like Elizabeth Hendricks[sp?] from Des Moines...
And I ask you to join me in continuing this fight
. And in New Hampshire I ask people to join me in fighting
for people like John and Maryann Knowles[sp?] of Hudson, N.H....
We came from behind and we came for the fight
He could probably ease up on the fight stuff a teensy