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Dan_NV Wrote: Nov 15, 2012 9:59 AM
There will be no escaping the rise in inflation in goods and services as companies succumb to the regulatory nightmare that is about to be unleashed upon them. And, there will be no escape from the Armageddon that is about to befall the Middle East. However symbolic, there are petitions in all 50 states (57) if you believe Obama, to secede from the union. Where were the secessionists when we had the real chance to end the tyrant rule of King Obama? Coincidently, they were glaringly absent.
The second-term curse goes like this: A president (e.g., Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, Bill Clinton, George W. Bush, etc.) wins re-election, but then his presidency implodes over the next four years -- mired in scandals or disasters such as Watergate, Iran-Contra, Monica Lewinsky, the Iraqi insurgency and Hurricane Katrina.

Apparently, like tragic Greek heroes, administrations grow arrogant after their re-election wins. They believe that they are invincible and that heir public approval is permanent rather than fickle.

The result is that Nemesis zeroes in on their fatal conceit and with a boom corrects their hubris. Or is the...