Barack Obama is having the best week ever. Though I still wish he hadn’t bothered to take the Birther movement seriously enough to release his long form birth certificate, it does now seem to serve as the first event in a sequence of hugely positive PR moves this week. That was followed by his outstanding performance at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, mocking Donald Trump and the whole pseudo-controversy:
And now tonight came the coup de gras, the announcement that U.S. forces have killed Osama bin Laden. This week alone may have secured Obama his reelection and won over the support of many of his critics.