Kenneth Burns wrote:Regardless of whether a child's actions reflect the parent's values, or should, Jason handed his father's opponents an opportunity. Unforced error. In a tight race, that's a mistake. It's the post-"macaca" era, and politicos need to assume a camera is always running. Even when they're making nauseating remarks to friendly audiences.
That's a completely separate issue, but absolutely accurate. I can only imagine the cringing going on in that room the second that "send Obama back" came out of Jason Thompson's mouth.