The Liberals got caught with their pants down and they're squealing like pigs.
What kind of crazy world is this when the federal Conservatives launch attack ads, then admit they did it?Amateurs.
It's not like the good old days when the Liberals could launch a smear against Stephen Harper without leaving any fingerprints, then watch it unfold as "news."
Oh, what fun that was.
It was mid-December, 2005, in the midst of the last federal election campaign, when a Canadian Press reporter travelling with Conservative leader Stephen Harper was approached by -- how did they describe him -- "an opponent of his social policies."
It was the day before the first leaders debate on T.V. and just after the Liberal communications director had said parents getting monthly child care payments would just spend it on beer and popcorn.
Psst, said the tipster. (Okay, we made that up for dramatic effect - ed.)
The "opponent of (Harper…