The Corner

Re: The Special Olympics

From a reader:

The participants in Special Olympics depict the true audacity of hope.  To them “hope” is a lifestyle.  To President Obama it is the trite tagline of his continuous and vacuous campaign.

Do you want to feel good about America?  Attend a Special Olympics event.  The athletes and the volunteers are inspiring.  They reflect the greatness of American society.

Jonah Goldberg — Jonah Goldberg holds the Asness Chair in Applied Liberty at the American Enterprise Institute and is a senior editor of National Review. His new book, The Suicide of The West, is on sale now.

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