There is no shortage of people just making shit up this election season, and to nobody’s surprise, Karl Rove is one of them:

Mr. Obama is already finding it difficult to win over independent women and Hillary Clinton voters.

Got any data for that Karl? Probably not. From the CBS/NYT poll taken Sept. 5-7, post GOP convention (PDF):

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There has been an eleven point shift toward Obama among Clinton supporters since before the Democratic convention.

You were saying, Karl?

(h/t AG)

Jane Hamsher

Jane Hamsher

Jane is the founder of Firedoglake.com. Her work has also appeared on the Huffington Post, Alternet and The American Prospect. She’s the author of the best selling book Killer Instinct and has produced such films Natural Born Killers and Permanent Midnight. She lives in Washington DC.
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