Obama's upside down enemies list

From the first days of his Presidency Obama has created legions of straw men in service of his agenda, demonizing opponents real and imagined in the process. But imaginary straw men in the Obama era become real enemies of a "rogue government," as Victor Davis Hanson describes at PJ Media.  Law-abiding gun-owners are an easy target in this climate: ...the stereotyped camouflaged, weekend gun enthusiast is not the problem that leads to Columbine, or the nearly 532 murders last year in Chicago. But because we can't or won't address the causes of the latter, we go after the former... While the tea party is compared with radical Islam: One wonders how Lois Lerner's IRS division would treat a hypothetical "Sarah Palin Foundation" versus "The Dr. Zawahiri Charity." And of the minority who pay the majority of taxes, Hanson observes: These are the would-be proverbial "fat cats" who did not build their own businesses. They are reluctant to spread their wealth. They...(Read Full Post)