You hear it in the media every day: people badmouthing socialism. Glenn Beck, Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, Bill O’Reilly, etc, all claim to know the true evil of this “ism” called socialism. Ironically enough, none of them really know who they are actually dehumanizing when they belittle socialism. I
When looking through the vast universe that is the Internet, many people may think, “Oh, if it’s on the Internet it must be true!” But what many fail to realize is that anyone, yes ANYONE, can post whatever they damn well please. They could, for instance, make a website saying that the world is going to end in a week and that everyone will have to live on Mars. Whether the world is going to end or not is up to the speculation of the reader, obviously, but it does not mean that it is unequivocally true.
While many liberals may complain that Obama is choosing too many Republicans for important positions, I am still siding with him in the hope that he is actually doing his research in choosing people who he believes actually would make good appointments for the position, regardless of their political party. Barack Obama is the most educated president that we have had since Clinton (and sorry Clinton, I love you, but Obama’s actually still more educated than you; don’t let any Yale grads read this).
It is for that reason that I want to place blame with the Republicans for this quagmire. When action should be taking place, why am I hearing from people that this is Obama