An American Tragedy

"A President of the United States just ran a reelection campaign based on the promise of government largess, exploitation of class division, the demonization of success, the glorification of identity politics, and the presumption that women are a helpless interest group; and he did so while steadfastly refusing to acknowledge the looming — potentially fatal — crisis that the country faces. And it worked." So writes Charles C.W. Cooke, a  former British immigrant,  who shares L.C.'s dismay at  Obama's reelection. Read it all.