Saturday, September 13, 2008

More on Disimulation

Josh Marshall talks about the McCain campaign.

From NBC's First Read ...

McCain spokesman Brian Rogers said this to the Politico about the increased media scrutiny of the campaign's factual claims:
"We're running a campaign to win. And we're not too concerned about what the media filter tries to say about it."

Basing a campaign for high office on a strategy of deliberate lies is not an issue of tactics. It calls into question the character of the candidate and his fitness for office.

What kind of government will a campaign of lies lead to?