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Operation Hubris

kmiller469 Wrote: Feb 15, 2013 5:17 PM
This guys has, with compliance of the Senate, broken they law and violated the constitution time after budget, no prosecution of current laws, executive orders, wining counties with more than 100% voter turn out with NO investigation of voter fraud......if he decides he wants to remain president, the news media, which already questions the validity of the constitution, will be complicit in violating the 22nd amendment with GLEE.....and anyone who challenges them/Obama will be degraded and persecuted like Herman Cain or Romney, if not simply removed the way Obama's gay friends in his "church" were removed when they threatened to reveal how Obama likes to party.....

One of the great things about American politics is its capacity for punishing hubris.

For the ancient Greeks, hubris didn't merely describe god-like arrogance. It was a crime, usually defined as taking too much pleasure in the humiliation of your foes. In its modern usage it usually means the pride that comes before the fall.

In the wake of Barack Obama's State of the Union address, both connotations seem at least a little apt. We are well into our fourth month of epidemic thumb-suckery over the question, "Are the Republicans doomed?" The latest New York Times Magazine asks, "Can the Republicans...