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View Diary: Obama's Thinking on Anthony Weiner Reveals a Disturbing Double Standard (134 comments)

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  •  Do you actually understand my question? (0+ / 0-)

    Because if you did, you'd understand that your follow-up question isn't the least bit germane to it.

    By answering the way he did, he laid waste to the notion that he can rise above The Politics of Distraction. He pandered to it by dignifying Curry with "his thoughts on the matter".

    The adult in the room would have said something like this:

    I'm sorry, but I will not honor that question with an answer--it panders to the Politics of Distraction, something I've spoken out against since the early days of my campaign for President. We have far more important things to be talking about.

     

    Next question, please.
     

    REPEAL the Telecomm Act & REVIEW this decision. NO journalist should be fired because their boss can't have the truth told.

    by lunachickie on Wed Jun 15, 2011 at 03:11:43 PM PDT

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