Real wages are falling, gas prices are shooting up - but in fact, we're Rich. Yes Frank Rich is back at the Times. Thank your Grey Old Lady.
In today's piece he does depress the reader by noting that unless Bush were to come clean about his lies that led us into War, we will have a deteriorating disaster on our hands. Purely cosmetic changes like the hiring of Tony Snow, or even if Rumsfeld were to be fired, could not be sufficient. Either the President must change; or we must change the President.
Despite this, there is joy in Mudville again. Frank Rich is back.