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Why the Obama Bubble Still Hasn’t Burst

mkristiansen Wrote: Oct 09, 2012 3:06 AM
Star, you always have great insight, wished more people would read and comment on your insights and philosophy. Your work in building a black conservative caucus is admirable, the one meeting I saw on cspan was outstanding. I think you nailed something incredibly important how the demographics break out in the article. I would not have looked at the situation on why so many think the government plantation is the place to be.

Can there be political bubbles like financial bubbles?

Financial bubbles, inflated by hopes and dreams, burst when reality negates any possibility that those hopes and dreams will be realized. At that point, sky high stock or bond or real estate prices come crashing down to earth.

Can the same thing happen in politics? Can a skilled politician, who has become popular with soaring rhetoric and promises, deflate when it starts becoming clear that he is not going to deliver?

Of course, I am thinking about our president.

Mitt Romney demonstrated in the first presidential debate that the considerable gap...