I don’t expect Republicans to be cheering for Obama. And notwithstanding my comments below I can totally understand their having their collective noses a little bent out of shape over a first year president of the opposite party winning a Nobel totally out of the blue. But I honestly would have predicted a short window of semi-graciousness at least in official statements. But check out Michael Steele’s official response from the RNC.
Josh Marshall is editor and publisher of TalkingPointsMemo.com.