I noted yesterday the remarkable discipline on the online right in simply denying that Mitt Romney even visited London. No one quite matches Glenn Reynolds for pure partisan hackery, of course. And today, he broke his silence. Geraghty has the same spin. A rare moment of reality emerges, as usual, thanks to still-sane Brit Andrew Stuttaford:
It’s never good form to suggest that your hosts don’t know what they are doing, Governor.
Ponnuru rushes to add:
Not a lot of stiff upper lips in the British journalistic and political class, are there?
Next up: the entire right-wing noise machine will now be praying for Olympic failure almost as fervently as they are praying for a new recession.