It’s been scrubbed now to something far less incendiary, but the AP used the word “insurgent” to describe Ned Lamont.

“The effect of the timeline would be to “snatch defeat from the jaws of progress in Iraq,” agreed Lieberman, who won a new term last fall in a three-way race after losing the Democratic nomination to an anti-war insurgent.”

Nothing quite like equating the anti-war left with those people over in Iraq killing American soldiers, eh? C&L has the details, along with a screengrab of the original pre-scrubbing article.

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