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Earlier this week, I referenced the latest Conrad Burns advertising delight. Not satisifed with just parroting the latest Republican talking points, that inane right-wing site in Montana approvingly copied the whole text of the ad.

Here are the key points:

They don’t talk about issues because they can’t compete with Conrad Burns’ record of success for Montana.

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Imagine…a Senate controlled by Hillary Clinton, Ted Kennedy…a Senate under the influence of Hollywood liberals and trial lawyers.

Imagine a Senate that did not strengthen national security or confirm two new Supreme Court Justices.

Imagine a Senate that wants to censure or impeach President Bush – for making us safer.

Imagine a Senate that will forget about Montana’s economy.

National Democrats and East Coast Liberals are trying to make that Senate a reality.They’re conducting a smear campaign against Senator Conrad Burns – launching untrue, partisan attacks.

Uh…those are issues?  God, I wish Montana Republicans would just admit what they must be thinking. Burns is an embarrassment. He is a crook. He is more interested in lobbyists than constitutents. Despite this, Montana Republicans would rather parrot his absurd attack ad than consider the possibility that another candidate from (gasp!) another party might be a better option.

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Don Pogreba

Don Pogreba is a seventeen-year teacher of English, former debate coach, and loyal, if often sad, fan of the San Diego Padres and Portland Timbers. He spends far too many hours of his life working at school and on his small business, Big Sky Debate.

His work has appeared in Politico and Rewire.

In the past few years, travel has become a priority, whether it's a road trip to some little town in Montana or a museum of culture in Ísafjörður, Iceland.

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