So, Is Barack Obama Irresponsible and Unpatriotic?

It’s now official: the national debt has increased more during the three years of the Obama administration than during George W. Bush’s eight years. That makes it a good time to remember what Barack Obama had to say about federal debt during the 2008 campaign:

So if Bush was irresponsible and unpatriotic, what does that make Obama? Even if we put aside the fact that spending and debt exploded during the last two years of the Bush administration, after the Democrats took control of Congress.