Nov 23, 2013 11:09 PM
To the extent that his defenders continue to make excuses for him it validates the observant Michael Gerson’s line that such byes are the “soft bigotry of low expectations”, a much greater searing strike at the president’s character than would accrue to his account had he manned up fully and had his sycophant scribes drop the charade that he didn't know or knew but wasn’t aware of the impending damage.