This Barack Obama is no Ronald Reagan
Today, Obama’s second inauguration, was marked by the usual formalities. Unlike Mr. Obama’s first inauguration there were far fewer people attending the festivities this year. Obama was sworn into office on two Bibles which reportedly belonged to President Lincoln and Martin Luther King Jr. respectively. Myrlie Evers-Williams, who was picked to give the invocation after previous choices didn’t pass the administration’s Gay tolerance standard, delivered | Read More »
, Ben Smith
, Martin Luther King Jr.
, November 2012
The Warren Invocation Controversy
My thoughts. As if to underline my point about Obama supporters seeking desperately to rationalize the President-elect’s decision to invite Warren–whose beliefs are antithetical to many of theirs–ton give the invocation, comes now Andrew Sullivan to offer excuses for Obama and to try to convince his readers–and perhaps himself–that indeed, this really does not matter in the grand scheme of things. Anything to avoid criticizing | Read More »