Sunday, May 1, 2011
Obama Announces Killing of Osama bin Laden
The New York Times, May 1, 2011
Go ahead, call me crass and political, I'm happy to oblige -- but here are the facts: Bush's Republican administration could not find bin Laden for nearly eight years, and a loud-mouthed Don Rumsfeld couldn't find bin Laden, but a supposedly-soft-on-the-military Democrat finally got the job done, and did it properly. With this victory, may all the hyper-partisan, conservative Republican nut-jobs be royally screwed at the ballot box for many, many years to come.
Transcript of President Obama's remarks