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Letter: Figures of Speech Don’t Add Up

To the Editor:

Thanks to Neil Meliment in Hanover for his letter concerning President Obama’s recent struggles (“Time Is Running Out,” Nov. 26.)

With his clever analogy, he took the bull by the horns and sliced open this Gordian knot like a hot knife through butter. Maybe Obama has seemed to be sitting in the catbird seat, but now the cat’s out of the bag, leaving him high and dry without a paddle. With the wool no longer pulled over our eyes, you can bet your bottom dollar to doughnuts that this paper tiger will soon collapse like a house of cards.

Christopher Hansen

Lebanon

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