Wow. The Germans don't mince any words, do they?
A Club of Liars, Demagogues, and Fools—By Scott Horton (Harper's Magazine)
Money quote here: "They are also ruining the reputation of the United States."
With the way Mitt Romney and Newt Gingrich blather on about "American exceptionalism," you'd think they would volunteer to drop out of the race just on that count alone.
Oh well. One can dream.