Skip to comments.Attack Watch, new Obama campaign site to ‘fight smears,’ becomes laughing stock of conservatives
Posted on 09/14/2011 1:26:37 PM PDT by barmag25
As the 2012 presidential campaign heats up, President Obamas campaign team has set up a new Web site, AttackWatch.com, to challenge negative statements about the president made by Republican presidential candidates and conservatives.
Obama for America national field director Jeremy Bird told ABC News that the sites goal is to offer resources to fight back against attacks. Mostly, that means fact checking statements from the likes of GOP presidential contenders Mitt Romney and Rick Perry and conservative commentator Glenn Beck and offering evidence to the contrary. The site is designed in bold red and black colors, and uses statements like support the truth and fight the smears.
The response to the site has been less than stellar.
On Twitter, where the Web site has an account to help Obama supporters submit evidence of attacks on the president using the hashtag #attackwatch, nearly every tweet about the site mostly from conservatives has ridiculed it.
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This is too much!
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Too (BLEEPIN) funny!!! I can't quit gigglin!!!
You and me both. And I bet that Attacksquatch is busy beating the heck out of him for coming up with this idea to begin with ... LOL