There is much more to be found in the POLITICO article; however, I really think that is the Such-A-Huge-Lie-It-Can't-Get-Bigger moment.
Barack Obama, as a candidate, "was never a favorite of the combative, hard-nosed liberal blogosphere"?
Was this before or after Daily Kos ran off all those who were for Hillary and would not pledge an oath to Barack? Before Democratic Underground did their own purge of non-Kool-Aid drinkers?
Over and over, it was the same story.
So POLITICO is full of crap.
This is C.I.'s "Iraq snapshot" for today: