Saturday, July 20, 2013

President Obama’s Anguish -

In a way, Mr. Obama began that conversation with these remarks, while speaking directly to African-Americans who have longed to hear him identify with their frustrations and their anger.

It is a great thing for this country to have a president who could do what Mr. Obama did on Friday. It is sad that we still need him to do it.


I think I must know what it feels like to be a secular Jew watching a bunch of Catholics recite the rosary or something. They're obviously sincere, I think, but it sure is another world. --ts

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