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Second shot: Obama, Fannie Mae, and Jim Johnson.
And don't forget Countrywide! Although Barack Obama would appreciate it if you did.
The Raines ad was the first shot, and it hit surprisingly well, didn’t it? Even TNR had to admit that, no, if anyone’s lying here it’s not McCain; and Howard Kurtz’s willingness to throw his own paper under OBAMABUS is just, well, sad.
Now we have the second shot:
Old rule: one over, one under, then the broadside. Only it looks like McCain has the range, already, and just wanted to be on the safe side before letting loose. Although, to be fair, Obama’s bad choice in advisers is just one of those things, right? After all, who knew that Fannie Mae / Feddie Mac were going to be in such troub…
Oh. Right. Senator John McCain.
Fire as they bear, Senator.