Obama’s Politically Expedient “Heroism” – UPDATED

The man who had his hand forced is now a hero hearing the hosannas of a very worldly world: Reality check: Obama manipulated gay voters, kept them at a distance and hoped they would settle for the occasional wink and a nod. But he has found himself in a campaign with dwindling enthusiasm and a narrowing electoral map; he needs this group's enthusiastic support and high turnout in November. Even so, it took Vice President Biden's moment of honesty to force the president's hand. Obama did … [Read more...]