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Outstanding? Outstanding?

Andy, we know that the Obama campaign knows who Stanley Kurtz is. John McCain could afford to, and do some catch-up reading. Senator, take a look at that community organizing record of your colleague from Illinois. Take Palin’s skeptical lead and let Stanley prime you:

What if Barack Obama’s most important radical connection has been hiding in plain sight all along? Obama has had an intimate and long-term association with the Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now (Acorn), the largest radical group in America. If I told you Obama had close ties with MoveOn.org or Code Pink, you’d know what I was talking about. Acorn is at least as radical as these better-known groups, arguably more so. Yet because Acorn works locally, in carefully selected urban areas, its national profile is lower. Acorn likes it that way. And so, I’d wager, does Barack Obama.

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