Wait, I get it now. Obama just finished speaking to us as though we were intelligent adults. And now Jindal, echoing W, is speaking to us as though we are children. His tone, his pacing—he sounds exactly like a grownup reading a book to a child.
I fervently hope that the familiarity of his condescension, from all of us having just survived eight years of it, does him NO favors.
Parochial schools are all we need? Really?