Let the smearing begin
Broadcast: Midmorning, 08/19/2008, 9:06 a.m.
The Barack Obama campaign has said it will "respond forcefully" to any attacks made on the Democratic presidential candidate. The latest, but not the last, negative barrage comes from a book by Jerome Corsi, called "The Obama Nation."
- Dermot McEvoy: Senior editor at Publisher's Weekly. He writes about political books.
- Sid Bedingfield: Visiting professor, electronic and print journalism at the University of South Carolina. He was head of CNN's US network.
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