by Damozel | Is it really Obama who is running for Bush's third term? the Wall Street Journal sternly inquires. First Republicans called him the most liberal Senator ever --- which was never true --- and now they are trying to have it the other way. It turns out that Obama is deviously taking all McCain's positions before he can get round to it --- or something. Check out The Wall Street Journal if you want to laugh. Via Steve Benen at Crooks and Liars.
In fact, conservatives are so worried about it, the misguided ideologues at the Wall Street Journal editorial page have decided to make a novel argument: it’s Barack Obama, not McCain, who’s actually “running for … Bush’s third term.”