A Laughable Tweet Today: The Nation and The Prez Pull off a Postal Service Two-fer


Katrina vanden Heuvel, editor for The Nation tweets today:
“Obama’s smart YouTube answer/when asked whether good or bad idea: “Should postal service be privatized?” “Bad idea’” Obama said.
WOW!  Only 140 characters yet doubly wrong.
To the writers at the leftist Nation: What in the world makes Obama’s answer ‘smart’?
And to our illustrious leader:  Seriously?  The postal service [...]

Bret Stephens: To Help Haiti, End Foreign Aid – WSJ.com


It’s been a week since Port-au-Prince was destroyed by an earthquake. In the days ahead, Haitians will undergo another trauma as rescue efforts struggle, and often fail, to keep pace with unfolding emergencies. After that—and most disastrously of all—will be the arrival of the soldiers of do-goodness, each with his brilliant plan to save Haitians […]