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Possibly the lamest-ever argument that Obama is not a debt-ceiling hypocrite

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Michael Tomasky makes a novel argument in the Daily Beast on the debt ceiling debate: President Obama's stance isn't hypocritical now because it was hypocritical before when it was made by Sen. Obama. Tomasky writes: "Yes, he did cast such a vote (opposing a 2006 increase), but no, he's not a hypocrite, not even a small one." Why? Because Obama's action was "purely symbolic" and done for...

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