A tale of two Obama campaigns

Here’s what Obama and Biden had as a statement on Palin’s new spot as VP:

We send our congratulations to Governor Palin and her family on her designation as the Republican nominee for vice president. Her selection is yet another encouraging sign that all barriers are falling in our politics and while we obviously have differences over how to best lead this country forward Governor Palin is an admirable person and will add a compelling new voice to this campaign.

What did Obama have to say on the controversy of his campaign’s previous statment?

“You know, I think that, you know, campaigns start getting these hair triggers and that statement that Joe and I put out reflects our sentiments.”

(I’ll post a youtube embed if I find one.)

It will be interesting to see if more of these disconnects develop in Obama’s otherwise very tight campaign machine.

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