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so said Rachel Maddow bluntly last night on her show, backing it up with examples, and then noting Karl Rove also lied on Romney's behalf in his Wall Street Journal column.

If you did not see it, take the time to watch the video of that segment of TRMS show:

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You will have to sit through a 30 second ad first, but you will find it worthwhile to watch the entire segment, which also includes an interview with Scott Helman of the Boston Globe, co-author of "The Real Romney" (which I also recommend).

With the intro commercial, it will take a bit over 15 minutes to watch the entire segment.

Trust me, it is worth it.

Now the only question is whether anyone besides Maddow is willing to be as blunt about the likely Republican nominee?

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