Yglesias

Mitt Romney’s 12 Hour Flip-Flop

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How absurdly plastic are Mitt Romey’s political views? He starts in the morning praising Barack Obama’s Afghanistan policy on NBC and then a bit more than 12 hours later he’s bashing Obama’s Afghanistan policy on Fox News:

It makes sense of course. To the Today Show’s audience, you want to seem reasonable—critical of Obama, but not blind to his virtues. To Sean Hannity’s audience, you play the attack dog and give no quarter. He’s just hoping nobody notices.