Saturday, August 28, 2004

Blogspirator Nails NYT

There is a post on Free Republic this morning about the new attempt to slime the President with yet another version of the Bush National Guard story via the New York Times from a guy named Ben Barnes. This might have worked during the Clinton years, but with the bloggers part of the action these days, the effort is shot down before anyone knows what happened: Read the whole thing:

Who Is Ben Barnes?
CBS News reports that Ben Barnes is one of eight "bundlers" who have raised more than $500,000 for John Kerry's campaign. He is also listed as a Vice Chair of the Kerry campaign on the John Kerry campaign website. According to the Dallas Ft. Worth Star Telegram, Barnes is one of the "gatekeepers and endorsers for Texas appointees and job-seekers" in a potential Kerry administration.