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December 01, 2009

Brilliance Revealed

Donald Pittenger writes:

Dear Blowhards --

I don't watch Fox News on TV -- or any other TV save the occasional football game, for that matter. So I must have been reading too many of those slimy right-wing web sites run by fascist, Hitler-loving Jooooos such as John Podhoretz, Scott Johnson and William Kristol or Rightist goons such as Michelle Malkin and Glenn Reynolds.

At any rate, I had this silly notion that Barack Obama's administration has been unsuccessful and losing popularity.

Now I have been set straight. The scales have fallen from my eyes and I see the world in a new light.

Roger Kimball has done me the great service of calling my attention to this article by Jacob Weisberg over at the Slate site. Weisberg informs us that, in fact, Obama has been a smashing success as president. And if just a few major bills make it from Congress to his desk for signing, his administration will be off to one of the most successful starts in presidential history.

Now it's time for me to do my part. Perhaps I'll start by looking for a slightly used Obama poster on Ebay. And seems to me that someone had come up with an "O" for Obama salute a year or so ago ... gotta start practicing that to be With It in the paradise that is being brilliantly created by Our Masters.

NOTE: This post was written in light of certain commenters who assert that I hide my opinions by quoting or referencing material written by others whose ideas I happen to agree with. This means they can be be certain that Weisberg precisely mirrors my political point of view. Obviously (from their point of view), the Iron Law of Blogging holds that bloggers must cite only sources they totally agree with.



posted by Donald at December 1, 2009


I'm often tempted to get some Obama gear. I ran into Paul Gottfried in New York City last December, and he was wearing an Obama hat. He noticed me noticing it, moved in very confidentially, and said, "I've decided to join the other side!" I laughed really hard.

Oh, heck--how long before some tone-deaf White Nationalist jumps on that anecdote as evidence against the Jooooos?

Posted by: Evan McLaren on December 1, 2009 11:21 PM

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