Lieberman/Rove campaign video?

Responding to a series of setbacks and the surging Ned Lamont campaign, Joe "BushKiss" Lieberman turns to the attack ad. Jane Hamsher writes:


"Since Holy Joe seems to be channeling the ghost of Lee Atwater of late, some are speculating that Bush’s favorite Democrat has taken on Karl Rove as a campaign strategist."
This abomination of an ad ends with the (legally mandated) "I'm Joe Lieberman and I approve of this message":



Referring to speculation that Lieberman may run as an independent if he loses the primary or, as I suspect, become a Republican, Hamsher continues:
"Since he’s collected the prestigious endorsement of Bill O’Reilly you have to wonder at the wisdom of this — what will he do without all his Republican pals to back him up?"
(FDL)

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