Ed Driscoll

The Chicago Way

As Tom Maguire notes, “Barack Obama channels his inner Sean Connery as he describes his approach to the upcoming campaign”:

Barack Obama is warning supporters that the general election fight between him and John McCain may get ugly, but the Illinois senator is vowing not to back down.

“If they bring a knife to the fight, we bring a gun,” Obama said at a fundraiser in Philadelphia Friday, according to pool reports.

Maybe he could borrow this one.

(By the way, Obama does know that all of the gunfire in The Untouchables is just pretend, right?)