Adam Serwer is a writing fellow at The American Prospect and a graduate of the Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism. He also blogs at Jack and Jill Politics and has written for The Village Voice, The Washington Post, The Root, and the Daily News. Follow @adamserwer
Sure the Republicans have managed to bungle two wars, facilitate a recession, and cripwalked all over the Constitution of the United States, but Bill Clinton wants people in West Virginia to know that the real problem is that uppity Negro Barack Obamaand his Yankee friends think they're better than you.
We should all be relieved that Rupert Murdoch has dropped his bid for New York daily Newsday, which means all he has left is the Wall Street Journal, the New York Post, and membership on the board of directors of The Associated Press.