Tuesday, September 2, 2008

Campbell Brown annihilates some poor GOP sap

You know, so far, the Palin nomination has just been boundless fun. We've had right-wingers barf up all kinds of nonsense while trying to defend Palin's qualifications for office and, in a remarkable display of cognitive dissonance, continue to denigrate Barack Obama's experience (they actually think this helps their case; I'm sorry, but it was you guys who just nominated the mayor of Wasilla to be a heartbeat away from the Presidency).

Today's talking point was that Palin was the "commander in chief of the Alaskan National Guard", so that is important executive experience. It's not true of course (the federal government retains command and control authority over all state National Guard units), but that didn't stop this idiot (Tucker Bounds) from trying . Luckily, Campbell was all over it:

Okay, guys? Much like this rare outburst of professionalism from Chris Matthews, this is real journalism. More of it please.

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