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August 10, 2012
What's next from Team Obama?
While Romney supporters fume about bogus superPAC accusations that Romney killed a steelworker's wife and Stephanie Cutter's lies, the Onion provides useful commentary on how low the Obama forces will go. You might think that there is nothing funny about Chicago style smash-mouth politics. But the Onion knows Chicago, and knows how to respond. Hat tip to Charles Lipson and Richard Baehr for alerting us to: "I think this is a fair ad, and I think Mitt Romney owes an explanation to the American people as to why he murdered JonBenét Ramsey," said Obama campaign manager Jim Messina, who called the commercial's black-and-white reenactment of Mitt Romney carrying a kicking and screaming child to her death "accurate." "Ultimately, voters need to know who they're getting with Mitt Romney: a job- and child-killing businessman who is so deceitful he won't release his tax returns or admit to a senseless murder that shook the nation to its core." [snip] Over a silhouette of Romney walking...(Read Full Post)