Blitzer says "a lot of people think" John McCain "might emerge as the new Ted Kennedy in the U.S. Senate" Video ››› August 27, 2009 6:35 PM EDT ››› MEDIA MATTERS STAFF ? From the August 27 edition of CNN's The Situation Room: Loading the player reg... Previously: Blitzer still can't stop calling McCain a "straight-talker" Blitzer on McCain: "I know he's a straight-talker" Matthews, Blitzer call McCain "maverick," "straight talk[er]," for calling for Craig resignation Blitzer claimed McCain "likes straight talk" Blitzer baselessly promoted McCain, Graham as "a little bit of mavericks" Short Link copy link Posted In Government, The Senate Network/Outlet CNN Person Wolf Blitzer Show/Publication The Situation Room We've changed our commenting system to Disqus. Instructions for signing up and claiming your comment history are located here. Updated rules for commenting are here. View the discussion thread.