Talk About Mean-Spirited: LA Times Columnist Depicts W as 'Drunk Driver'

Haven't the MSM been suggesting it's only Republicans who engage in mean-spirited tactics in the closing weeks of a campaign?  Yet in her column this morning, the LA Times Rosa Brooks dug deep into the dreck, depicting W as a drunk. She writes:

"When it comes to Iraq, being a citizen in George W. Bush's America is like being a passenger in a car driven by a drunk driver."

Shades of the 2000 campaign, when just days before the election a decades-old Bush DUI surfaced, under circumstances giving reason to believe a Gore aide was behind the leak.

Credit Brooks with an odd form of bi-partisanship in proving, as she has, that Dems can sink this deep into the pre-electoral muck.

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