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Obama Retreats After High Water Mark

Ken5061 Wrote: Mar 23, 2013 11:49 AM
I forgot the Russians, they threatened to cut off just about everybody. Who would trust them now? Use them while heading for the exits. Oil was never going to last forever.

Call it over-reach, hubris, arrogance; call it what you will, but for all practical purposes Obama’s presidency and experimentation in transformative politics is over.

Oh sure; we’ll have four more years of strident rhetoric, of evasions, of ruses and stratagems.

Obama’s nothing if not persistent.  He wants to be the guy who transformed America -in fact, moved it on the path toward the socialist, state-sponsored model of Europe.  He might even be the guy who recognizes that only under a “dictatorship of the proletariat” or some modern version of it, will African-Americans enjoy anything like real power as...