Obama The Impotent: A Dangerous Delusion

A meme is forming in the popular consciousness that Barack Obama is a do-nothing president.Saturday Night Live recently poked fun at this image in a much-discussed skit, with comedian Fred Armisen as Obama admitting, "When you look at my record, it's very clear what I've done so far. And that is nothing." The ludicrous decision of the Nobel Committee to award the Peace Prize to Obama -- who had been ensconced in the White House a mere 12 days before the nomination deadline in February -- only solidified the image of Obama as more people-pleaser than policy-maven, more speech-giver than history-maker.This meme is a dangerous fantasy: Obama is doing much, and much that is destructive to both our economic health and our national security.The Obama administration has vowed to "reset" our relations with strategic adversaries like Russia -- a country which has been gobbling up and threatening its smaller democratic neighbors. Obama is equally proud of his...(Read Full Article)