Democrat dirty tricks?

Could the Dems be so scared of losing (or so intent on winning) that they will do whatever it takes–even fabricating evidence?

Independent document examiner Sandra Ramsey Lines (search) said the memos looked like they had been produced on a computer using Microsoft Word software, which wasn’t available when the documents were supposedly written in 1972 and 1973.

Lines, a document expert and fellow of the American Academy of Forensic Sciences (search), pointed to a superscript — a smaller, raised “th” in “111th Fighter Interceptor Squadron” — as evidence indicating forgery. Microsoft Word automatically inserts superscripts in the same style as the two on the memos obtained by CBS, she said.

“I’m virtually certain these were computer-generated,” Lines said after reviewing copies of the documents at her office in Paradise Valley, Ariz. She produced a nearly identical document using her computer’s Microsoft Word software.

(Read the entire story at FOXNews)

I may not be a document specialist, but in the early 70’s, there were very few typewriters capable of creating “a smaller, raised “th”” of the sort noted–only the IBM Selectric comes to mind. Any early 70s veterans out there remember seeing Selectrics on a clerk’s desk? Awfully expensive typewriters at the time–it’s hard to imagine an ANG unit would have one.

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