Obama confirms he can't take a joke - Macleans.ca

Obama confirms he can’t take a joke

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Says cartoon insults Muslims. But he keeps his distance. Maureen Dowd worries about what liberals will laugh about once he’s president. After some suggestions that the race was more or less tied, a new poll shows him with an 8-point lead.

And while the nation anguishes over the meaning of The New Yorker cover, the economy tanks.