The Corner

Let Them Eat Cake

Even if the media doesn’t incessantly juxtapose the two items (as would be the case if Bush were president), the optics of Obama going on vacation to Martha’s Vineyard just as his administration reveals that the federal deficit will be $2 trillion higher than originally projected are atrocious. Some un-American tea baggers in flyover country are bound to get pretty wee-weed up.

Peter Kirsanow — Peter N. Kirsanow is an attorney and a member of the United States Commission on Civil Rights.

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