The Anchoress proffers an “Obamarama Linkapalooza” which is well worth your time, and quotes Obama referencing his “inherited trillion dollar deficit”:
Didn’t President Bush make a point of working WITH Obama on that first 700 Billion dollar “bailout”? Takes some chutzpah to work with a man on a project and then blame him for what you agreed on.
No, it’s SOP in DC. Democrats in 1992 gave Bush #41 plenty of grief for violating his “No New Taxes” pledge made on the ’88 campaign trail, forgetting that they’re ones who demanded the new taxes in the first place.
Charlie Brown never remembers that the football will suddenly be yanked away–so why should Lucy change her tactics?