In a WSJ editorial today, Rove’s title and subhead read:
Obama’s Straw Men
Why does he routinely ascribe to opponents views they don’t espouse?
Glenn Greenwald responds to this charge from Rove by detailing instances of the Bush administration, including Rove, doing “straw man” on steroids. I’ll note just one of the many examples Glenn quotes, from Rove himself:
Liberals saw the savagery of the 9/11 attacks and wanted to prepare indictments and offer therapy and understanding for our attackers.
Read the whole piece here