Posted by: Dahni | October 20, 2010

Literally

October 16th, 2010 WEST NEWTON, Mass. – President Barack Obama said Americans’ “fear and frustration” is to blame for an intense midterm election cycle that threatens to derail the Democratic agenda. “Part of the reason that our politics seems so tough right now and facts and science and argument does not seem to be winning the day all the time is because we’re hardwired not to always think clearly when we’re scared,” Obama said Saturday evening in remarks at a small Democratic fundraiser Saturday evening. “And the country’s scared.”

Excerpt by Carol E. Lee

Politico

Read more:

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/1010/43706.html#ixzz12ta0T2V6

Sometimes one can measure their importance by the measure of an insult and from whom the insult has come. Since I am part of the country that is supposedly “scared” and unable to “think clearly,”  I have just been insulted by a lawyer, a professor of Constitutional Law and the President of the United States.

Perhaps you did not know that the President said these things recently? If that is the case, we have the media to thank for that.

The President has been known to frequently blame the previous administration for our present problems and his inability to fix them. He has used such words as “inherited,” “mop up,” and “plug the hole,” to the problems he has acquired since entering office. And now he apparently has blamed us all.

Perhaps you agree with his assessment of our country? Perhaps you agree that we are not thinking clearly, are afraid and refuse to accept “facts and science and argument?”

Perhaps we are just mad as hell and we aren’t going to take it anymore?

Whatever you and I believe, we are all included in his explanation of our nation’s problems with the words –  “And the country’s scared.”

The only other possible conclusion is that I am –

 

Just I-Magine,

Dahni


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