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Inventing phony scandals

I’ll start with the attempted smear of Sen. Robert Menendez, D-N.J. A shocking e-mail of an interview with the Daily Caller was posted on line Jan. 12, 2013. In that interview a young Dominican prostitute said she was paid to have sex with Menendez and that he had a predilection for young and inexperienced prostitutes and may have slept with a minor. This was published by Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics Washington without any verification by the Dominican police. The far-right attacked Menendez on the internet rumor mill. The truth was revealed days later. According to the Washington Post, court …

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