A presidency of shibboleths

Great Holman Jenkins column today in the WSJ

If ever a president seems to have learned nothing from the times he’s living in, Barack Obama is it… In the end, only a psychiatrist might explain this urge to pile up new policy excesses, destined someday to blow up in our faces, in an age when history clearly calls us to confront past excesses. But Mr. Obama is not deep. His presidency has been a presidency of shibboleths, of endless boasts that he’s delivering on the bien-pensant slogans that others just mouth.

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