July 1, 2011
A god or a flake?
Barack Obama was sold to the American people as a messianic figure, or as Evan Thomas of Newsweek, caught up in the hype said, "He stands astride the world like a sort of god." In less than three years of his administration, this "god" is falling from the sky, and indications are he will hit the ground with a sickening thud. Economic devastation is everywhere on the American landscape; we are teetering on the brink of a depression; he has insulted the British by returning a bust of Winston Churchill; he has alienated our ally Israel by telling them where their borders should be (they don't know, he knows), and has embarrassed himself by muffing a toast to Queen Elizabeth. The Bible tells us in Genesis that God created the heavens and the earth in seven days. We had a clue that something was amiss when this "god" was unable to close Guantanamo Bay after almost three years. What kind of god is unable to close a tiny detention facility with fewer than 200 prisoners?...(Read Full Post)