From Goldfarb to me to you, courtesy of RedLasso. Who better than Waffles to spin this flip-flop by Obama, one so egregious that the evidence exposing it can be found on the candidate’s own website? Hey, John? “Direct presidential diplomacy” means direct presidential diplomacy.

Give him credit, though, for noting that Bush’s hands aren’t as clean as they might be in this regard. Exit question: Do my ears deceive me or am I actually hearing John Kerry, of all people, objecting to someone else “playing politics” abroad?

Tags: Barack Obama