Bill Clinton and Barack Obama engaged in a mutual admiration fest tonight, their first joint appearance since their relationship soured during the primaries, the Boston Globe reports. "This man should be our president," Clinton told a Florida crowd at the end of a spirited endorsement. Obama then joined him on stage, saying, "In case any of you forgot, this is what it's like to have a great president."
Clinton laid out a series of reasons why Obama is the better candidate, from better polices on everything from health care to education to better decision-making. On the latter point, he cited the VP picks and the candidates' responses to the economic crisis. "We need a president who wants to understand and who can understand," said Clinton, who will be campaigning for Obama in Ohio tomorrow.