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Faint praise for Nobel call

Post by Kim Bradford on Oct. 12, 2009 at 5:13 pm |
October 12, 2009 5:13 pm

Editorials about President Obama receiving the Nobel Peace Prize filled my email in box this morning, but none of them could beat this one from the Arkansas Democrat-Gazette for brevity and Southern charm.

Enough said
What is one to say on hearing that the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize has been awarded to . . . Barack Obama?

How about, for one brief shining moment of national unity, a little simple propriety, for there is no better guide to the perplexed than good manners:

Congratulations, Mr. President!

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