CNN on Friday surprisingly accused President Obama of “swiftboating” presumptive Republican presidential candidate Mitt Romney with continuously false attacks regarding his service at Bain Capital.

The idea appears to have first been raised by CNN correspondent Jim Acosta during his interview with Romney on The Situation Room (video follows with transcript and commentary)…

Is it possible the outlet once disaffectionately referred to as The Clinton News Network is drawing a line in the sand when it comes to verifiably false information being disseminated by the White House?