Obama Takes Refuge on Campus

Is it just me, or has anyone else noticed that President Obama speaks almost exclusively at colleges and universities in Blue States? Thursday morning, Obama spoke at SUNY Buffalo (my alma mater) on his two-day "bus tour" of Upstate New York and Northern Pennsylvania. His itinerary includes two other colleges -- SUNY Binghamton and Lackawanna College -- and a high school. I considered going to the event to offer my two cents' worth -- about the DHS, NSA, IRS, Benghazi, gun control, the $17 trillion debt, the Federal Reserve's money-printing scheme, and the Afghan war -- but decided against it. Universities originally were conceived as sanctuaries where the Socratic Method of asking dangerous and provocative questions would be preserved, but those days are long gone. Obama frequents universities because they are modern-day Potemkin Villages, presenting a façade of presidential popularity. Colleges and universities are guaranteed to produce a crowd consisting of left-wing...(Read Full Post)