There have been many diaries written about "McCain-Palin volunteer" Ashley Todd. Many of them are spectacular, including the current recommended diary up by dworth.
We now know that Ashley was a College Republican National Committee (CRNC) paid staffer, covering the State of New York. And "volunteering" her spare time for McCain.
Ashley was one of about CRNC'ers out there, spreading the good word, doing some minor ratfuc*ing, and whining and complaining about Obama supporters.
So why does Ashley matter? Because here are what some of her colleagues are up to, also paid by the CRNC:
See that mailer they're sending out?
Obama == Rezko
WHO IS BARACK OBAMA?
Kickbacks Land Deals Voter Fraud
"Why are we sending these out?" the young lady is asked.
"Because people need to know the truth," the young mailer applies. "Because his (Obama's) ads don't tell the whole story."
Karl Rove would be proud. Little wingers sending direct mail. So exclting.
Aside from Ashley (her YouTube account is gone), each of the College Republicans reps have their own websites, tracking their campaign exploits:
I'm not sure I'd be putting this stuff on youtube.