Scott Brown (R-I Built Myself) has a new web video out (via Politico’s Morning Score) that “juxtaposes the clip of the president saying ‘somebody else made that happen’ as it relates to success in the private sector against exhortations of free enterprise from John Kennedy, Lyndon Johnson, Bill Clinton and Ronald Reagan. Then it shows a clip of an angry-looking Elizabeth Warren saying, ‘There is nobody in this country who got rich on his own. Nobody!’ It ends with a still photo of two adorable blonde girls selling glasses of lemonade for 25 cents. The tagline: ‘Let America be America again.’”
That’s just one more variation on the latest political media meme, and it gives Brown a twofer: He gets to whack Obama and Warren with the same stick.
Double deception. Scott Brown built that.
We’ll give the last word to editorial cartoonist Mike Luckovich (via the Boston Globe):