For some reason, I thought George W. Bush left office in January 2009. Good thing we’ve got Anthony Weiner around to set us straight.
“Don’t spend money you don’t have” and “distinguish between essentials and frills” are lessons just about everybody learns at some point in their lives, whether from a basic economics course or from one’s parents explaining that a credit card is not magic.
Why, then, can’t Congress and the White House figure it out?
At the Daily Beast, [...]