Our presidential candidates and their number two's have been wallowing around in the mud pit over the past week. Both sides are slinging accusations. Now, they've decided to bring swine into the fray. You can read the full story here.
Senator John McCain's campaign is accusing Senator Barack Obama's campaign of comparing Governor Sarah Palin to a pig. They want an apology.
Senator Obama drew the pig analogy during a campaign rally in Virginia. Here's what he said:
"John McCain says he's about change, too, and so I guess his whole angle is, 'Watch out George Bush.' Except for economic policy, health care policy, tax policy, education policy, foreign policy and Karl Rove-style politics ... That's not change. That's just calling something the same thing, something different. "But you know ... you can put lipstick on a pig, but it's still a pig..."
Senator Obama's campaign says it's a stretch to say he was talking about Gov. Palin. Former GOP presidential candidate Mike Huckabee agreed --- arguing it's an old fashioned saying.
It's your call folks -- but in my opinion, I'd rather put barbecue sauce on a pig any day of the week.
I'm just saying...