It’s been reported that Professor Higgins, er, the RNC has spent $150,000 on clothes and other items in their continued attempt to turn Sarah Palin into a socially acceptable Eliza Doolittle. Meanwhile, this photo of Obama was discovered in a great collection of campaign shots from Callie Shell).
Since taking to the campaign trail a year ago, Obama admits he’s already had them resoled once. It’s a little thing, but it says volumes about the man.
Meanwhile, $150,000 can’t make a silk purse out of a polar bear’s ear.*