"Let’s stipulate that it was wrong of Rep. Joe Wilson (R., S.C.) to shout “You lie” during President Obama’s health-care speech. It was a violation of courtesy and etiquette. Wilson apologized — which is more than the Democrats who booed President Bush’s State of the Union address in 2005 ever did.
But I confess that watching at home, similar exclamations were heard. Some seemed to have burst, irrepressible, from my own lips."
Friday, September 11, 2009
Obama’s Trouble with Numbers: