May 4, 2008


Obama Faces Test in Asserting His Own Brand of Patriotism (Alec MacGillis, 5/04/08, Washington Post)

After watching past Democratic candidates wither under Republican attacks, Obama has sought throughout his campaign to present his own vision of patriotism, with a call for uniting the country and restoring its values that is, in its way, as redolent with gauzy American exceptionalism as the "shining city upon a hill" of Ronald Reagan.

...if only it had his values instead of American ones....

Posted by Orrin Judd at May 4, 2008 9:03 AM
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