The Corner

Re: Anatomy of an Obama Hit Job

Remarkable, isn’t it, that someone so concerned about our image in the “international community,” so offended by Bush’s purported cowboy insensitivity, can get so spun up over “false rumors that [he] is a Muslim.”  Even if his accusations against Sen. Lieberman had any merit, why does Sen. Obama – who used to say that his middle name, Hussein, would be a real asset in the signals it would send to the world – now think it’s defamatory to be taken for a Muslim?

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