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Obama and the L-Word
Wall Street Journal, by Daniel Henninger

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 10/11/2012 7:38:40 AM

The election campaign of the 44th U.S. president is now calling another candidate for the American presidency a "liar." This is a new low. It is amazing and depressing to hear this term being used as a formal strategy by people at the highest level of American politics. "Liar" is a potent and ugly word with a sleazy political pedigree. But "liar" is not being deployed only by party attack dogs or the Daily Kos comment queue. Mitt Romney is being called a "liar" by officials at the top of the Obama re-election campaign. Speaking the day after

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: GreatGreyhounds, 10/11/2012 7:40:21 AM     (No. 8924977)

It's all they have left, since they can't run on their record...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Keekng, 10/11/2012 7:48:09 AM     (No. 8924998)

Judging by what I have seen and heard, chair man owns the "Liar" brand.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: moebellini, 10/11/2012 8:45:05 AM     (No. 8925153)

President Obama is about as presidential as Alfred E. Neuman.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 10/11/2012 8:54:26 AM     (No. 8925175)

Landslide w/Tsunami to follow.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: mustang flyer, 10/11/2012 9:07:21 AM     (No. 8925210)

Democrats will have to make up a new word because when you look up " Liar " you see Obama's picture there...

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Reply 6 - Posted by: crunchycon, 10/11/2012 9:29:04 AM     (No. 8925254)

I suspect that they didn't think Romney was going to be that strong a candidate. Now that's an October surprise that I can get behind.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: mathman, 10/11/2012 10:43:57 AM     (No. 8925513)

As my momma used to say:
"when you point a finger at someone, three fingers are pointing back at you."

Psychologists call it "transfer", seeing in others the characteristics you dislike in yourself.

And the Dems have it big time.


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Reply 8 - Posted by: TexasRose, 10/11/2012 10:56:16 AM     (No. 8925562)

If a liar calls someone a liar, is he telling the truth?

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