Today on CNN, Jack Cafferty said John McCain’s confusion
over Iran and al Qaeda poses serious issues about his leadership:
If John McCain makes another mistake like he did yesterday
— where he got the Shia confused with the Sunni
confused with al Qaeda confused with Iran — the
number of people who want the troops out of Iraq will
I mean, what kind of leadership is that?
He’s over there talking to foreign dignitaries, and
he has no idea who the players are.
Room has more on the right-wing’s revisionism
of McCain’s comments. While the McCain campaign “does
concede that McCain
was wrong yesterday when he said that Iranian operatives
were ‘taking al Qaeda into Iran, training them and
sending them back,’” right-wing bloggers refuse
to acknowledge it.