"The state of the Union," the President reported last night, "is stronger."
He said, to prove his point, we have more created new jobs, sold more American cars, bought less foreign oil, and are sending fewer soldiers into battle.
That is like saying (on the day pitchers and catchers officially reported to Spring Training sites) that a batter going 4-for-4 has raised his batting average by .100 percentage points, without pointing out he was batting .053 and is now batting .153.
President Obama carefully said that:
"In 2011, Congress passed a law saying that if both parties couldn't agree on a...