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Generation Pap

TooTired Wrote: May 19, 2012 11:30 PM
Joe Biden makes me so embarrassed to hail from the state of Delaware. I apologize deeply that my beloved birthplace gave him to you all. Obama deserves to be defeated on the basis of choosing him as VP, even if he had done everything else right.

This is the season of generational twaddle. At graduation ceremonies across the country, politicians, authors, actors and businessmen take to the stage to tell young people they are fantastic simply because they are young. This year, the ritual is more pathetic than usual because there's a presidential election in the offing. And because the current occupant of the White House won in 2008 in no small part due to his success with the "youth vote," he is desperate for them to repeat their blunder.

At the all-women's school Barnard College, President Obama spoke to the audience as if they were an...