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The Real Barack Obama

MKaneJeeves Wrote: Oct 04, 2012 2:55 PM
I don't think the American people are willfully blinding themselves to the truer Obama. I think the MSM have willfully blinded the American people to the truer Obama. His past has never been nor ever will be vetted by this totally biased media.

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...