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Obama and Civility

In his speech tonight, he’d be very wise to say that it’s wrong to blame one side of the political spectrum, or any particular political figure, for the crimes of a disturbed individual. It would show he’s rising above the poisonous “discourse debate,” and it would have the added advantage of being true.

Rich Lowry — Rich Lowry is the editor of National Review. He can be reached via email: comments.lowry@nationalreview.com. 

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