Ed Driscoll

Just Don't Mention The War

Barack Obama echoes one of Basil Fawlty’s more memorable riffs: “Barack Obama, concerned about offending Britain and Germany, rebuffed strenuous attempts by President Nicolas Sarkozy of France to persuade the new American president to make a trip to Normandy this week.”

All the more reason why you know your administration is in far, far over its collective, collectivist head when Joe Biden(!) has to decipher your Orwellian lingo.