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More on the Mitt Laden Smackdown

This paragraph from Jon Meacham's piece on the fight over the bin Laden ad captures quite a lot......
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Inside the Mitt Laden Smackdown

US Politics / Liberal : Talking Points Memo Editor's Blog (2 years ago)

As you know, on the eve of the anniversary of the targeted killing of arch-terrorist Osama bin Laden, the Obama reelection campaign launched a frontal attack on Mitt Romney. They not only celebrated Obama's decision but freely sugge... Read Post

Bin Laden Photo Smackdown, NPR Style

US Politics / Liberal : Tapped (3 years ago)

Philip Gourevitch of the New Yorker and I debated the merits of releasing a photo of Osama bin Laden's body on NPR's On The Media. Here's his piece on the topic, here's mine, and here's the discussion: Read Post

Would Romney Have Ordered The Bin Laden Raid

US Politics / Liberal : Alan Colmes' Liberaland (2 years ago)

Jon Meacham says “Obama owns bin Laden.” I take what President Clinton says in the ad seriously: “Look, he knew what would happen,” Clinton says of Obama. “Suppose the Navy SEALs had gone in there and it hadn’t been bin Laden? Suppo... Read Post

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