Brilliant move from Harry Reid to invoke an emergency session of the Senate. With yesterday’s Alito nomination, Bush finally found his sea legs. Then with today’s flu message, he was looking like Clinton — you know, rising above all the rabble and just doing the work of the American people. Definitely on a roll.

Reid’s tactic is quite politically ingenious. It will throw everyone off their game. Let’s see how long it takes the White House to devise an answer.