Note: Arianna Huffington recently pointed out the extent of the belief in happy talk among the insiders in Washington and New York:
There is something in the current DC/NY culture that equates a lack of unthinking boosterism with a lack of patriotism. As if not being drunk on the latest Dow gains is somehow un-American.
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