SAME OLD SAME OLD
“Saying that she is eager to present herself in a more likable way. Hillary Rodham Clinton said today that she has been ‘Naive and dumb” about national politics. She said that she is sometimes shocked by the harsh way she comes across in news reports — as a woman that she herself would not particularly want to know.” And so writes The New York Times — in 1995.
“Hillary’s quest for a ‘softer image’ has been going on for at least 20 years now,” tweeted conservative culture critic Will Antonin, who spotted this bit of old history. The Republican National Committee, meanwhile, points out that her “apology” for use of the dreaded private email system at the State Dept. was “the byproduct of an intense round of focus grouping —not remorse for putting our national security at risk,” as revealed by one other than The New York Times. And though Mrs. Clinton seeks reinvention, things remain complicated. And expensive.
“The U.S. State Department plans to move about 50 workers into temporary jobs to bolster the office sifting through Hillary Clinton’s emails and grappling