In response to:

Obama Is Not King

Big bob3 Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 11:06 AM
He will continue to behave as he pleases until someone comes up and punches him in the nose and stands over him daring him to get back up.....metaphorically speaking. We are still waiting for someone who has the authority to punch him in the nose......still waiting.....
ppotts Wrote: Jan 30, 2013 12:06 PM
I'm with you and I wouldn't mind seeing some one punch him in the face literally either for that matter.
Watching President Obama's inaugural, I was confused. It looked like a new king was being crowned. Thousands cheered, like subjects worshipping nobility. At a time when America faces unsustainable debt and terrible economic troubles, why such pomp?

Maybe it's because so many people tell themselves presidents can solve any problem, like fairy-tale kings -- or gods.

Before America's first inauguration, John Adams suggested George Washington be called "His Most Benign Highness." Fortunately, Congress insisted on the more modest title, "President."

At his inaugural, President Obama himself said, "The patriots of 1776 did not fight to replace the tyranny of a king with the...