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Gulf Oil Spill: An Enemy With Many Asses

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By Doug Powers  •  June 8, 2010 09:05 AM

**Written by guest-blogger Doug Powers

Crisis of not knowing whose ass to kick: Day 50

A short time after telling high school grads in Kalamazoo, Michigan “don’t make excuses,” President Obama told Matt Lauer: “I don’t sit around just talking to experts because this is a college seminar, we talk to these folks because they potentially have the best answers, so I know whose ass to kick.”

Sigh. You ask for John Wayne and you get the Apple Dumpling Gang.

One would hope Obama would be consulting experts so daddy can plug the hole, but if he’d rather utilize the education and time of engineers and oceanographers to figure out whose ass to kick, hey, he’s the president.

All Obama has to do is look around his administration and maybe even in a mirror — if he can’t find multiple asses to kick there, he’s just not the attentive, observant and thoughtful genius that the media advertised all through 2008:

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**Written by guest-blogger Doug Powers

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