Obama blind to his own irony

President Obama's State of the Union address Tuesday night struck me as being rife with irony, even though Obama himself (and the throngs who cheered him) seemed blind to it. Here are some examples that seemed obvious to me: on the matter of energy, he stated: "As long as countries like China are going all-in on clean energy, so must we." Yup, China sets a fine example of "going all-in on clean energy"; that's why the skies over Beijing are so crystal clear and cornflower blue. When he reached the predictable "gun control" portion of his address, the President stated "Police chiefs are asking our help to get weapons of war and massive ammunition magazines off our streets, because they are tired of being outgunned." But it's perfectly OK with the president, if he achieves his goals, for the law-abiding citizens of the USA to be outgunned by criminals. He and his regime manage to ignore that the intent of the 2nd Amendment is that the citizens should not be outgunned by anyone,...(Read Full Post)