In 2008 the media swooned for the tabula rasa candidate. Now they are in mid-swoon for the tabula rasa protest movement that stands for, well, whatever you want to believe it stands for.
So far the Occupy Wall Sreet crowd have been too shrewd to embarass or divide their coalition by actually presenting an agenda. That can't last for fourteen months. Eventually, they will tell America what they want and America will recoil.