This NY Times story about the Brooklyn company printing the inaugural invitations warmed my heart. The employees, all union members, are working overtime to produce the invitations, using traditional printing processes that require real craftsmanship. They cheered when they heard their company had been awarded the job. I read the story and felt happy for all of them, including the paper supplier (in Wisconsin) and the ink supplier (from Chicago). This will give some good working people a merry Christmas.
The story said,
According to Mr. Donnelly, Precise Continental was selected over rival printers because it is a union company, it uses recycled paper and it is certified by the Forest Stewardship Council, which promotes responsible forest management.
What’s not to like? Nevertheless, some people managed to turn this quote into another excuse to express their pathological hatred and resentment of Barack Obama.
BTD: You’re sick. Get help.