Saturday, June 21, 2008


The Truth About Barack Obama:

Rumors the Obama campaign shouldn't try to correct.

The Barack Obama presidential campaign introduced a new site last week,, that it hopes will debunk persistent myths about the senator: that he's a Muslim, that he won't say the Pledge of Allegiance, etc. As we have argued before, restating the myths often reinforces them, no matter how persuasively they've been refuted.

Rather than restate untruths about Obama, the campaign would do better to start some rumors of its own. Here's a template e-mail the Obama campaign might consider disseminating.

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Sire said...

No, I think he better off quelling the rumours rather than using that tripe. I suppose the author was trying to be humorous but this Aussie just didn't get it.

peter said...

Well that could be just bad advice he's been given,perhaps?