Mitt Romney and his slander-prone surrogates have declared themselves deeply offended by the very idea that Democrats would fight fire with fire on the presidential campaign trail.
But Dana Milbank, among others, isn’t buying the GOP HYPOCRISY:
Forgive me, but I’m not prepared to join this walk down Great Umbrage Street just yet. Yes, it’s ugly out there. But is this worse than four years ago, when Obama was accused by the GOP vice presidential nominee of “palling around with terrorists”? Or eight years ago, when Democratic nominee John Kerry was accused of falsifying his Vietnam War record?