Quote of the Day – David Brooks Edition

“I still like him and admire him personally, but he’s certainly more liberal than I thought he was.  He’s more liberal than he thinks he is.  He thinks he’s just slightly center-left, but when you get down to his instincts, they’re pretty left.  And his problem is that he can’t really act on them, because it would be political disaster. And so that means, I think right now he’s doing very little, proposing very little.”

David Brooks, The New York Times Conservative Columnist

Gee, it took you this long to figure it out?  I said that four years ago.