Sometimes in politics, the best defense is a good offense. As Democrats’ invented and utterly mendacious “war on women” meme took hold, many Republicans dithered, scarcely able to clearly identify and refute the straight-up lies being spread about their positions. Having sustained substantial damage, the GOP is at last waking up and firing back. Mitt Romney is flipping the script on Democrats, pointing to empirical data showing that Barack Obama’s failed economic policies have disproportionately impacted American women: