"We Demand a Vapid, Condescending, Meaningless, Politically Safe Response to this Petition"

"We Demand a Vapid, Condescending, Meaningless, Politically Safe Response to this Petition"

"We Demand a Vapid, Condescending, Meaningless, Politically Safe Response to this Petition"

Weigel
Reporting on Politics and Policy.
Nov. 8 2011 11:45 AM

"We Demand a Vapid, Condescending, Meaningless, Politically Safe Response to this Petition"

The competition is over: This really is the best-ever use of the White House's petition-creating widget.

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Unfortunately, I think the meaningless, politically safe response will be to someone else's petition.

David Weigel is a reporter for the Washington Post.