Obama and Bush: A Rosh Hashanah Double Standard?

Comparisons of President Obama to Hitler by health care town hall protesters have drawn widespread ridicule and outrage. Some conservatives though see a double standard: Where was all this outrage when President Bush was being compared to Hitler by some on the left?

But that’s not the only double standard that has some conservatives exercised nowadays. There’s also the Rosh Hashanah double standard.

U.S. News and World Report blogger Paul Bedard reports:

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