December 13, 2012
Why Obama Betrayed Susan Rice (Peter Beinart, 12/13/12, Daily Beast)
In a sense, the Rice saga exemplifies everything we have come to admire and distrust about our president. He's calculating, strategic and totally unsentimental. What you did for him yesterday always pales in comparison with what you can do for him tomorrow.
...was that her only qualification was that she's an Obama insider, so she had nothing to fall back on. And he cares more about Republicans than about her.
Posted by Orrin Judd at December 13, 2012 6:06 PM