Thursday, September 06, 2012
Bill Clinton's Speech
Wow! Why can't any other Democrat politician make the case even half as effectively. I knew all these things. I read them from Paul Krugman and Ezra Klein. I read them and more in Clinton's book. And still, no one else counters the attacks and builds it into a convincing argument. He even got his facts almost completely right (and often when he didn't, he was giving the Republicans too much credit) and managed to ad lib some of his most memorable lines (here's a transcript of the prepared text).