Where’s the Bain certificate? Obama’s Truther Team still pimping debunked lies
If the "truth team" sends out a video that has claims which were debunked YESTERDAY, can it be considered a "truth team?" @truthteam2012
— RBe (@RBPundit) July 13, 2012
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.
— Cuffé (@CuffyMeh) July 13, 2012
— RB (@RBPundit) July 13, 2012
— WisConservative (@CarterFliptMe) July 13, 2012
— 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
— 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
— 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
— Charlie Spiering (@charliespiering) July 13, 2012
— 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.