November 17, 2012
Surviving a 'multitude of fools'
From a Czech newspaper, quoted by Bernard Goldberg, after the election: "The danger to America is not Barack Obama, but a citizenry capable of entrusting a man like him with the Presidency. It will be far easier to limit and undo the follies of an Obama presidency than to restore the necessary common sense and good judgment to a depraved electorate willing to have such a man for their president. The problem is much deeper and far more serious than Mr. Obama, who is a mere symptom of what ails America. Blaming the prince of the fools should not blind anyone to the vast confederacy of fools that made him their prince. The Republic can survive a Barack Obama, who is, after all, merely a fool. It is less likely to survive a multitude of fools, such as those who made him their president." At first blush, this rings true and wise. Yet in a reality such as we inherited due to last week's election, this quote is merely enjoyable reading. The "Prince" will, in four years... Ensconce...(Read Full Post)