It really pains me to say this because I actually really like Kevin Madden. I even follow him on twitter and we chat from time to time.
He is probably one of the only Republican strategists I can tolerate listening to on the teevee for more than 5 minutes.
Then he goes and does this...
I think it's a good time to mention that I'm not all that worried about the PERCEPTION of competence as much as I am concerned about ACTUAL COMPETENCE. I think that is an interesting window into how Republican strategists seek to frame the debate vs how President Obama actually prosecutes the so-called War on Terror.