Joe Biden said Barack Obama would be tested early in his administration, and now that prediction seems eerily prescient. Someone must decide whether to approve a wind farm off Cape Cod that could ruin Teddy Kennedy's views. And because this is America -- where every stupid decision becomes a federal case -- this is naturally something that lands on the desk of the man at the top.
No one said this president thing was going to be easy, Mr. Obama. This is why you get to fly around in a really big jet and have a Saturday radio address.
Next up on Obama's must-decide list: Whether or not to move ahead with a new Jiffy-Lube in Kalamazoo.