For John, BLUF: What can I say? Nothing to see here; just move along.
Here is a comment from an InstaPundit post:
The Soviets blamed the weather for 75 consecutive poor wheat harvests; it seems churlish to deny this excuse to the Obama administration after just 7 years.The InstaPundit notes it is a "Fair point". Hat tip to the InstaPundit.
Regards — Cliff