Quote of the day
A State Department spokeswoman gets at the real difference between Bush and Obama
October 10, 2009 1:45AM (UTC)
State Department spokesman PJ Crowley, nodding at one of the reasons President Obama seems to have won the Nobel Peace Prize -- he's not former President George W. Bush -- and sticking his finger in Republicans' eyes at the same time:
Certainly from our standpoint, this gives us a sense of momentum — when the United States has accolades tossed its way, rather than shoes.
Hat-tip to CNN's
Political Ticker blog.
Alex Koppelman is a staff writer for Salon.
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