August 22, 2011
The President Who Cried 'Recovery'
From unemployment not going above 8%, to almost a trillion dollar stimulus that will create shovel-ready jobs, to last summer being the "summer of recovery," and today's economy being better than it was when he was elected, the hope and change President's cry of economic recovery to the people has been very consistent - up till now. Unfortunately, like the boy who cried wolf, the President who cried recovery is now being forced to face the truth regarding the actual condition of the economy. As Aesop's story goes, the boy who cried wolf found himself in a rather precarious position when faced with an actual wolf. The boy's cries fell on deaf ears, as the town's people no longer paid attention to the boy who had tricked them so many times before with his false alarms. So the boy was left to deal with the wolf on his own; and we all know the end and the moral of that story. As America's story continues, we have a President who has found himself in a very similar position to the...(Read Full Post)