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About Last Night

A reader:

Watching a press conference in which both the press and viewers struggled to stifle yawns as the President tried to compete against baseball, sitcoms, polls and pop star contests, all I can think of is how far we’ve come in just 42 months, from a point when every sentient being on the planet sat on the edge of their seats relishing every expression of this President’s response to the worst attack on American soil in history. And what little credit we give him for leading us through that journey, back from the precipice to the relative ho-hum of a present day preoccupied with old-age welfare projections 30 years out.


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