Political attack ads are ugly. A new video released today on Rand Paul's civil rights position is just one nasty example. So conservative blogger Allahpundit was happy to find this "syrupy palate cleanser to freshen you up after two days of Rand Paul-related bile." An ad by Pennsylvania Republican Pat Toomey attacking his senatorial opponent, Democrat Joe Sestak, it is so simple and un-malicious that Allahpundit suspiciously mused, "I’m wondering if there’s a strategy behind this." Of course, we'll see how long it lasts.
This article is from the archive of our partner The Wire.