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Big Lies in Politics

I agree with most of what you posted but Americans didn't elect Obama. The media did. Between them, acorn and the NBP the fraud got elected. I'm not a Hilary fan either but she got royally scre*ed by the MSM. She should have been a shoe in over the affirmative action fraud, but MSM and liberals in general decided it was time for a "black" president and they didn't care if he was a bozo.
The fact that so many successful politicians are such shameless liars is not only a reflection on them, it is also a reflection on us. When the people want the impossible, only liars can satisfy them, and only in the short run. The current outbreaks of riots in Europe show what happens when the truth catches up with both the politicians and the people in the long run.

Among the biggest lies of the welfare states on both sides of the Atlantic is the notion that the government can supply the people with things they want but cannot afford. Since the government...