President Obama says he believes a deal can be made if the GOP would "peel off the partisan war paint."—
Adam Henry (@viewofadam) December 19, 2012
President Obama held a press conference today that was intended to focus on gun control. Instead, reporters’ first questions were about the fiscal cliff. When confronted about the progress in reaching a bipartisan deal, President Compromise had this to say:
Eloquent? Um, not exactly. In fact, isn’t it a bit … raaaaaacist?
Quick! Quick! Someone get a hold of Fauxcahontas!
Meanwhile, about that whole new-tone thing: