Heroes, sidekicks do what Obama can’t

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August 1, 2011
Boston Globe
by John E. Sununu  
Posted in Commentary, PND Commentary

"As the dust settles from the debt ceiling battle, hindsight suggests that President Obama might have benefited from an early screening of the Clint Eastwood movie Kelly’s Heroes. ... Don Rickles, playing a wounded GI, assesses the challenge of stealing gold bars from a bank guarded by a menacing tank. 'Make a deal,' comes Rickles’s sly advice. 'A DEAL deal! Maybe the guy’s a Republican.' Big or small, that’s exactly what this debt fight was always about: cutting a deal." (08/01/11)


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