McCain has invited Obama to join him in a series of town hall meetings. Obama has chosen to skip them. Some bitter, gun-owning, religious American might be waiting with an embarrassing question.
So he galavants across Europe and the Middle East, assuring the rest of the world that he will listen to them. Meanwhile, Americans wait in vain for him to hear their concerns face to face.
The Union-Leader mocked Obama as “playing to his real constituency — those sophisticated non-Americans who speak multiple languages and eat organic arugula.”