In '72 George McGovern pledged to give every American $1000.00 (big money back then) which he referred to as a Demogrant. The promise was considered so liberal in the extreme that it was taken out of the Dems' platform but was still one of the reasons he got trounced. In the span of ten presidential elections, now half of America gets some sort of government check. Dick Morris may have missed on this election but he nailed it on the head when he mused this morning "This is not your fathers' America."
November 6th, 2012, a date that will live in welfare-state infamy.
"On this Memorial Day, as our nation honors its unbroken line of fallen heroes....and I see many of them in the audience here today....our sense of patriotism is particularly strong." Barry O
"Lolo, what is this? It tastes like chicken." young Barry Obama-Soetoro at the dinner table in Indonesia.
Grass roots versus astro turf. No wonder AB enjoyed great success. An outstanding legacy of standing up and being heard. Given the forum he's generously given us.....We are Andrew Breitbart!
Uh oh, code for govt. needs to play Dr, Frankenstein with oil markets.
As difficult as it is given the fact I drive a long ways to work, I'm willing to pay higher gas prices if it will help elect us a new POTUS. Sort of like what libs tell me about paying higher taxes.... that it's my patriotic duty.
Sometime this year we'll pick up an edition of the Tribune and the headline will read GOP BANS SEX. Never mind it should read DEMS BAN WORK.
When I see Kate Upton, Jed Clampetts' immortal quote comes to mind...."That girl has more curves than a goats' path."
And to think, 46 years ago I witnessed my first grade teacher whip a boy with her shoe.
A more appropriate DNC poster title would be "Class Divide".