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New Obama Ad: Mitt Romney and his 'Big Oil' Pals Are Ruining Everything

NOTINSTL Wrote: Apr 03, 2012 11:58 AM
Obama and the dems must conflate and confuse in order to win.....not even a hint of the truth
Ress Wrote: Apr 03, 2012 12:06 PM
Of course. When lies are all you have going for you, make them big and often.

The money-grubbing rich dude and his corporate oil barons screwing you over, America.  Yawn:

For a careful explanation of why this ad's first-out-of-the-gate "eight year high" claim is grossly misleading, read this piece from Erika.  Then ask yourselves a few questions:  (1) If these "tax subsidies to Big Oil" are so egregious (incidentally, the exact same subsidies apply to American companies across many sectors), why did Barack Obama support them in the Senate?  Could it be that the president is flogging a perennial Lefty...