Further proof that cable news networks exist in entirely different information universes, Contraception Division
MSNBC anchor Lawrence O’Donnell Tuesday night:
With 266 days to go before the presidential election, the Republicans in Congress have come up with the 266th reason to vote for Pres. Obama in November: Birth Control.
It wasn’t on anyone’s list until last week, when the Republicans thought they’d found the perfect wedge issue, but then Pres. Obama masterfully sidestepped their attack with a deft and minor adjustment to the new regulation mandating contraception coverage in health insurance policies.
Sarah Palin on Fox Newshound Greta van Susteren’s show Tuesday Night:
Money quote from van Susteren:
I’m sort of stunned at how poorly this was thought out by the Obama administration – that they didn’t think that one step ahead.
So – deft and minor adjustment by the Obama administration? Or poorly thought out policy?
Depends on which universe you inhabit, apparently.