Fight the Smears
[Website refutes untrue rumors about Barack Obama.]
16 June 2008
What's wrong with Obama's FightTheSmears.com
Obama's new site tries to fight ugly rumors by getting people to e-mail the truth to their friends. The strategy could backfire.
By Farhad Manjoo
[...] What's worse, Fight the Smears violates a cardinal rule of rumor-debunking: When you're fighting a lie, don't repeat it. [...]