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Obama Policies Killed 59,757 …and Counting

toosmarttovoteGOP Wrote: Aug 10, 2012 6:22 PM
The author is implying that Republicon obstructionism is Obama's fault. The stated figure of theoretical deaths is based on a number of assumptions; chief of which is that Obama's economic policies were ever enacted. The author also cites an article he wrote twenty years ago for a right-wing publication widely known for heavily slanted "scholarly" articles. Oops. Oh well.

In what will almost surely be the nastiest campaign ad of the political season, a pro-Obama super PAC basically accuses Mitt Romney and Bain Capital of causing a woman’s death.

Viewers are supposed to hold Romney responsible because the woman’s husband lost his job, and the resulting lack of insurance prevented her from getting health care in time to stop her cancer.

The ad has been debunked for several reasons, including the fact that the woman apparently had her own job with her own insurance for two years after her husband lost his job and...