“I don’t think ultimately that the Europeans will let the euro unravel, but they are going to have to take some decisive steps,” Mr. Obama told a $40,000-a-plate fund-raiser at the NoMad Hotel in New York, according to Bloomberg News. “And I am spending an enormous amount of time, trying to work with them. The sooner that they take some decisive action, the better off we are going to be.” (NYT, 7/31/2012)
Saving the euro. So that's what he's been doing!
Democrat Elizabeth Warren admitted today it was “silly” for her to say that Wall Street execs are behind her because she can rescue capitalism. (BostonHerald.com, 7/31/2012)
Warren has still not walked back her claim to be 1/32nd Native American (or was it 1/48th?). Nor has she clarified how it is that she provided the moral underpinnings of the Occupy protests. Nor has she retracted the words which Obama parroted in his now infamous "You didn't build that" fiasco.
And why are Republicans dancing in the aisles? Maybe because of this:
Democratic U.S. Senate hopeful Elizabeth Warren has been given a primetime speaking slot at the Democratic National Convention. (BostonHerald.com, 7/31/2012)