The Spectacle Blog

Obama’s Mondale Moment

By on 4.13.11 | 3:14PM

President Obama today said that Republicans "will raise taxes, and so will I. They won't tell you. I just did."

Wait, no, that's not quite right. Walter Mondale said it in 1984. (I've swapped "Republicans" in for "Mr. Reagan.") How well did that work out for him?

Send to Kindle

Like this Article

Print this Article

Print Article

More Articles From Jeremy Lott