I really had a laugh over a phrase in PowerLine:
You really ought to read the whole thing.
When Obama prefaces an observation with the command that we heed his words -- "make no mistake" -- a whopper is sure to follow. Here is Obama on the end of the Cold War:
[W]ithin a few short years, the world as it was ceased to be. Make no mistake: this change did not come from any one nation alone. The Cold War reached a conclusion because of the actions of many nations over many years, and because the people of Russia and Eastern Europe stood up and decided that its end would be peaceful.