Has anyone noticed that as soon as he captured the Democrat nomination for governor, Creigh Deeds abandoned his "Deeds Not Words" campaign logo and adopted a knock-off of the Obama For President logo? As the president is in the midst of orchestrating complete takeovers of the automobile, insurance, finance, energy and health care industries, among other radical moves, isn't adopting an image evocative of the Obama logo a strange way for Deeds to attempt to impart to the electorate his self-proclaimed "moderate" image? (See his General Assembly Report Card rating here.) deeds-logo

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 Two pictures worth thousands of words? Deeds' new logo gives meaning to the conservative mantra about liberalism: Symbolism over substance.