I know I over-rely on Rachel Maddow stories sometimes (sue me, I'm a fan). But this is too good to ignore. Marco Rubio, the tea bagger favorite for Senate in Florida, is running a commercial that has as its only argument, that he is right because Maddow says he's wrong. That's it. Maddow did a great bit about it on Monday's show, using his commercials typeface and theme music, and I'll post that when it comes online. [Update: Here's the clip.] For now, here's the gist.
Marco Rubio: My plan is right because Rachel Maddow thinks it’s wrong
Marco Rubio released a new video saying that his economic plan is right because MSNBC anchor Rachel Maddow thinks it’s wrong. “How can you know the plan is right? Rachel Maddow says its wrong,” says the ad. The clip shows an intro to a Maddow segment on Marco Rubio’s plan. “Giant awkwardness at the heart of Republicanism right now,” says Maddow, with the headline “Attention: Deficit Disorder” behind her. . .
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