Where’s the Bain certificate? Obama’s Truther Team still pimping debunked lies

On a Thursday conference call, deputy Obama campaign manager Stephanie Cutter accused Romney of committing a “felony” by “misrepresenting his position” at Bain. Like all honest actors, Cutter was inspired by a smear manufactured by Mother Jones and Talking Points Memo. And Obama’s “Truth” Team is happy to continue parroting the lies.

Like 9/11 truthers, the Truth Team clings desperately to debunked theories and willfully disregards facts, demanding proof for that which has already been proven. Repeatedly.

Good morning, @StefCutter! Here are your 3 Pinocchios for your "Mitt's a felon" charge: http://t.co/6LhNXJS6

— Cuffé (@CuffyMeh) July 13, 2012

Paging @TruthTeam2012. The video you just posted was debunked YESTERDAY. http://t.co/gWiraNJ3 #tcot #p2

— RB (@RBPundit) July 13, 2012

Fortune Rips Mother Jones and David Corn A New One For Lying About #Romney2012 Again http://t.co/edY8Nja1 @davidcorn @motherjones @tpm #p2

— WisConservative (@CarterFliptMe) July 13, 2012

Hey @truthteam2012 – the same newspaper that is breaking this story (Boston Globe) ran a story in '01 about Romney leaving in '99 #StopLying

— Probably Geoff Geist (@mynameisGEOFF) July 13, 2012

Unlike truthers, Obama’s minions know they’re lying. They just don’t care.

Even after numerous debunkings, the Obama campaign was still paying Twitter to promote this tweet this morning.

FACT: "Mitt Romney stayed at Bain 3 years longer than he stated." http://t.co/MO11xH9i

— OFA TruthTeam (@OFATruthTeam) July 12, 2012

Here’s a screen grab of the promoted tweet:

FACT: you’re full of it.

The Democratic Party is completely on board, of course, propping up the lie with a link to Rachel Maddow’s blog.

"Sure I filed formal documents that said I was in charge, but don't worry, the buck stops somewhere else." http://t.co/Ib9CG0ji

— The Democrats (@TheDemocrats) July 13, 2012

And the Truther Team is still shamelessly piling on, facts and evidence be damned!

"Your turn": http://t.co/nyRt0cF2

— OFA TruthTeam (@OFATruthTeam) July 13, 2012

After being debunked yesterday, Team Obama sends out the same lies -> RT @truthteam2012 "Your turn": http://t.co/FrgFkbjb #tcot

— RB (@RBPundit) July 13, 2012

@truthteam2012 already been proven wrong, move on already please. Must suck to be a puppet for Obama? Get a real job

— Josh (@PolHawk) July 13, 2012

@RBPundit @truthteam2012 There will be nothing Truthful coming out of the Obama Propaganda Machine in this election cycle. #Tcot #nobama

— F-ing Conservative (@FngConservative) July 13, 2012


Obama campaign press secretary Ben LaBolt says the felon smear is a-OK.

Ben LaBolt, on MSNBC, defends Stephanie Cutter's statement in which she suggested Romney may have committed a felony.

— Philip Klein (@philipaklein) July 13, 2012

Team Obama press sec @benlabolt says that Romney felony question is "absolutely fair" http://t.co/zkjgX9iJ

— Charlie Spiering (@charliespiering) July 13, 2012

#TruthTeam2012 RT @RBPundit: Bro, you know all your claims have been debunked, right? Do you even read the news anymore? @BenLaBolt

— Stacey-SisterToldjah (@sistertoldjah) July 13, 2012

So conservatives wondered just what sort of felonies are OK to ask about.

Okay, @benlabolt , if Romney "felony" questions are okay, how about your boss? Who sold him the coke?

— Phineas Fahrquar (@irishspy) July 13, 2012

dear @BenLaBolt: please let us know if the amount of cocaine the president used was enough for a felony conviction.

— Greg Pollowitz (@GPollowitz) July 13, 2012


You know what should make someone a felon? Arming Mexican drug cartels.

— jon gabriel (@exjon) July 13, 2012

In a true sign of desperation, Barack Obama’s official account tweeted this:

Why Mitt Romney’s end date at his buyout firm matters: http://t.co/vYPMoZFT

— Barack Obama (@BarackObama) July 13, 2012

And the president had the utter nerve to criticize negative campaigning today.

Pres Obama begins campaign speech in Virginia Beach noting "negativity" and "cynicism" in campaign ads.

— Mark Knoller (@markknoller) July 13, 2012

No, really. He said that.

But hey, Obama’s not really going negative. He’s just spreading the truth. His Truth Team told us so.

Read more: http://twitchy.com/2012/07/13/wheres-the-bain-certificate-obamas-truther-team-still-pimping-debunked-lies/

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