Dead and alive government style

On April 26, 2012, Vice President Joe Biden (D) triumphantly proclaimed If you are looking for a bumper sticker to sum up how President Obama has handled what we inherited, it's pretty simple: Osama bin Laden is dead and General Motors is alive. Governor Romney's national security policy would return us to the past we have worked so hard to move beyond. In this regard, it is no different than what Governor Romney has proposed for our economy -- taking us back to the failed policies that got us into the mess President Obama has dug us out of. Indeed, bin Laden dead, GM alive was one of the pithy Obama-Biden campaign's verbal bumper sticker slogans used again and again to mock Mitt Romney's (R) "failed policies." But that was then, this is fast forward nine months now. My, how the world has changed. Like Franco, bin Laden is still dead. Unlike Franco, bin Laden's philosophy, strategy and tactics remain very much alive as the horror in the Algerian gas fields and the fighting...(Read Full Post)