A Prize for Putting Lipstick on a Pig
Published on: December 10, 2009
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  • The speech he just gave in accepted the Prize is brilliant. A word-work of genius. It exudes Reinhold Niebuhr, and that makes me happy. It will not make those 6 fuzzy Norwegians happy, which also makes me happy.

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  • Obamaistan

    So, giving speeches that are better than Bush’s is going to change the realities of fighting a ground war against 100 crazies in caves?

    • Walter Russell Mead

      As I wrote, all the President has to do now is make the policy work!

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  • Nice read, I just passed this onto a colleague who was doing some research on that. And he just bought me lunch as I found it for him smile Therefore let me rephrase that: Thank you for lunch! “Love is made in heaven and consummated on earth.” by John Lyly.

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