Marc gives a pro's take on the pig and lipstick nonsense: outlets are either giving McCain evil-genuis points for turning a nothing into a something, or are calling out the McCain campaign for being mean and duplicitous, but in any event, voters on the periphery of the conversation only hear enough to hear the accusations anyway.

We have less than two months to get past the lies and smoke of the McCain camp. I have faith in the common sense of the American people. I'm not sure I have much faith any more in the cojones of the MSM.