One of the most amazing things about Republican maneuvers isn’t that they are so mean spirited and off point in terms of the serious matters confronting the American people. It is that surrogates and the top of the ticket can look straight into the cameras and just wing it. Picking up on the irrelevant, the petty and, often without attention to facts, they say silly things like “nobody knows Barack Obama”- – after all this time.


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