Michelle Obama and Cindy McCain, that is:
Tuesday morning seemed to bring the debut of yet another McCain-Obama flap â€“ this time, Cindy McCain and Michelle Obama.
As she introduced her husband John McCain, the likely Republican nominee, at a campaign event, Cindy McCain told the crowd I â€œam proud of my country. I donâ€™t know about you, if you heard those words earlier â€” I am very proud of my country.â€
The comment seemed to be a response to a remark from Michelle Obama the day before. On Monday, the wife of Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama told a Wisconsin audience that â€œFor the first time in my adult life, I am really proud of my country, because it feels like hope is making a comebackâ€¦ not just because Barack has done well, but because I think people are hungry for change.”
A couple of thoughts come to mind: