Thingish Things

The Icarus Presidency

Barack Obama, arguably the most exalted new president in American history, is falling, meteorically, to earth.   It’s not just his poll numbers that are problematic.  His wings are singed.  That is far worse. It is a politically fatal condition. It was bound to happen.  Mr. Obama’s 2008 campaign was almost unfair in its promises.  He ran […]

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