As noted in the previous post, the young woman in Pittsburgh lied to the police about being attacked. That story is disgusting, but this is worse:
Earlier today, John Moody, executive vice president at Fox News, commented on his blog there that “this incident could become a watershed event in the 11 days before the election. If Ms. Todd’s allegations are proven accurate, some voters may revisit their support for Senator Obama, not because they are racists (with due respect to Rep. John Murtha), but because they suddenly feel they do not know enough about the Democratic nominee.
“If the incident turns out to be a hoax, Senator McCain’s quest for the presidency is over, forever linked to race-baiting.”
Let’s see, 20 year-old female McCain volunteer tells police she was attacked because of the “McCain” sticker on her car. Initial reports treated the story as true, the McCain campaign expressed sympathy, some people on both sides expressed skepticism. Others who believed the young woman felt that the very real misogyny emanating from Obamanation was to blame, but no one I saw proclaimed that Obama’s “quest for the presidency was over.”
Today the young woman recants, and admits she lied. Her motive for lying has not been reported, but she is obviously disturbed.
Media conclusion: It’s all McCain’s fault.
Of course Teleprompter Jesus isn’t even responsible by the media for the things he himself does and says, let alone what one isolated supporter does.