Unbelievable — Smear Obituaries?

Amy Ridenour at Newsbusters pointed me to this obituary in the Washington Post for the late Rep. Helen Chenoweth-Hage,that is unlike anything I have ever read. Okay, I have read stuff like it before, but it is usually on leftwing blogs or negative campaign ads, not in obituaries. The author of the obit, Patricia Sullivan, must have gotten a copy of Chenoweth-Hage’s past opponents’ opposition research and decided to just cut and paste it. That is what it sounds like, anyway. Be sure to read the whole thing to get the full effect. I still have the obituaries that ran in the paper when my grandparents passed away. I can’t imagine the family clipping this one for the scrapbook.

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