Ennui In The UK

Writing about McCainBloggette.com, the blog by John McCain’s 23-year-old daughter Meghan, the UK’s Observer begins:

Americans have enjoyed certain inalienable rights ever since the Declaration of Independence. Chief among these is the right to have a political system that is ineffably more glamorous than ours. They have Barack Obama, the thinking woman’s Denzel Washington, a man who looks good in a suit and has been endorsed by the Kennedys. We have Gordon Brown, the thinking woman’s Jimmy Nail, a man who looks like an undertaker and has been endorsed by Ed Balls.