Obama's 'farewell' speech proves he is out of touch with reality

President Obama gave his farewell address last night, touting his great accomplishments as if his audience had returned from living on another planet and were unaware of the events of the past eight years. For 240 years, our nation's call to citizenship has given work and purpose to each new generation. It's what led patriots to choose republic over tyranny, pioneers to trek west, slaves to brave that makeshift railroad to freedom. It's what pulled immigrants and refugees across oceans and the Rio Grande[.] Obama has just compared patriots to illegal aliens. It's why GIs gave their lives at Omaha Beach and Iwo Jima; Iraq and Afghanistan – and why men and women from Selma to Stonewall were prepared to give theirs as well. Obama has just compared soldiers who died for their country to people having sex at a gay bar. [I]f I had told you that we would open up a new chapter with the Cuban people, shut down Iran's nuclear weapons program...(Read Full Post)

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