Ryan Avent: Republicans would do well to note this aspect of President Obama’s American exceptionalism.
Lessig Blog: Journalists would do well to note this aspect of today’s American politics.
The Reaction: President Obama’s Gallup approval rating hits a three-year high.
Mahablog: Mitt Romney may mercifully be gone, but his stenographer Jennifer Rubin is sadly still with us.
Speaking of which, your quotes of the day:
“Borrow money if you have to from your parents, start a business.” (Mitt Romney’s gift to student voters, April 30, 2012)
“I’m running for office, for Pete’s sake, I can’t have illegals.” (Mitt Romney’s gift to Hispanic voters, October 18, 2011)
“Remind them of this, if they want more free stuff from the government tell them to go vote for the other guy.” (Mitt Romney’s gift to African-American voters, April 2012)
Guest blogging Mike’s Blog Round Up for the last time this week is Jon Perr from Perrspectives. Send your tips, recommendations, comments and angst to mbru AT crooksandliars DOT com.