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Interestingly enough he is still trying to appear principled on the matter.

Obama: ‘no regrets’ on Islamic Center

Here’s what he said at a fundraiser (the paragraph has been since deleted from the CNN piece on “no regrets”)

“I actually have pollsters, so I know when things aren’t popular. I know when they don’t poll well. But I was not sent to Washington just to do what was popular. I was sent to do what was right.”

It’s ironic and idealism is the first thing coming to mind when Michael Bloombarg and Barack Obama take identical actions.

Jon Stewart figured it too

Blago’s verdict is in and this is the best headline

Of course, this being more of an Obama foe than Paterson, he gets a

because trying to sell Obama’s senate seat to someone else than Obama wanted to sell is a serious crime.

meanwhile, in Florida, they found the missing oil – but who you gonna believe – some scientists or the White House/BP?

The White House has trouble selling another bridge: successful stimulus (bottom page)

But at least we can agree with Obama the Iraq war is a sucess. Right?

Is it?

In New York, lots of hurt feelings over the mosque wars. The NY Muslims

and the 9.11 rescuers left to fend for themselves on the illnesses they got from it

and I agree with all of them.

Not Your Sweetie

August 2010