Why Do We Elect People Who So Clearly Lack Character?

By now, nearly everyone paying attention knows that Barack Obama has lied countless times over the years in order to further his academic and political career.  He is, in fact, a "composite."  And what we do know is just a hint of what there is yet to know, given that all his academic records are sealed.  Our president lied about his mother's lack of health insurance.  He lied about his father's early life.  His publisher's brochure described him as "born in Kenya" for years, until he began running for president.  There are countless other examples of his prevarications that fluff out his phony résumé.  It is almost certain that he did not write Dreams from My Father by himself and that his relationship with Jeremiah Wright was cultivated to serve his political future...until it didn't.  And now, even Michelle is unable to keep the fabricated facts of her husband's life straight. And then there is Elizabeth Warren, the darling of the...(Read Full Article)