Negative campaigning against Democrats: that’s Good, bring it on. But when Republicans turn attack ads on each other: all of a sudden, attack ads are BAD. And last night, Bill O’Reilly and Sarah Palin got kind of worried about them.
On O’Reilly’s "Back of the Book" segment, Palin (posed prettily against a woodland lake which is presumably meant to represent Alaska) discussed the possibility that attack ads by Republicans against other Republicans – which they referred to as “brutality” - would help Obama. As indeed they might.