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The Real Barack Obama

Julie374 Wrote: Oct 04, 2012 11:48 AM
Hitthedeck , bravo you gave a brilliant explanation that puts it all together in an intelligent way . I , too think Obama does not call terrorism for what it is because he sees these terrorist as freedom fighters . On the flip side , he sees Americans as the terrorist and the oppressor. Obama is one very seriously sick and dangerous man to Americans and our country. ROMNEY RYAN 2012

A recent poll shows that 85 percent of middle-class Americans believe they're worse off now than they were 10 years ago. Yet shockingly, just 34 percent of those people blame Barack Obama. More Americans blame Congress (62 percent), banks (54 percent), corporations (47 percent), former President George W. Bush (44 percent) and foreign competition (39 percent).

Why the disconnect?

These folks aren't entirely wrong. Congress did nothing about an out-of-control Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac for a decade, and allowed the Federal Reserve to inflate the currency all the while. Banks played along with the regulatory regime in...