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I listen to NPR in the morning, especially on Monday when the sainted Cokie Roberts summarizes what all the Very Important People in DC are saying to each other.

Today Cokie revealed how deeply ingrained the "both-sides-do-it" meme is in the "minds" of the very important people.  

Go to about the 2:10 point in this clip.  The question turns to the blow back Gingrich got on his social media sites when he praised Mandela.  She reports on his surprise on one of the Sabbath Gasbag shows about the anger in those postings.

At 2:50, Cokie says:

I'm sure the President is getting blowback for bring Bush with him on the plane.
Of course, Cokie is SURE because in her world of the centrist press "extremists on both sides say and do extremist things", so she doesn't need any facts.

If there is one place where the extremists of the left are, it is here at the Great Orange Satan.

Has anyone seen any diary or post that attacks Obama for having Bush with him on the plane to honor Mandela?  

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