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Why the Obama Bubble Still Hasn’t Burst

Nana82 Wrote: Oct 08, 2012 3:58 PM
So Allison has a new honey! What a shock! Gee I hope he has money. He just needs a penny (or HE WON'T get any) For TWO CENTS she'll go like a bunny!
Becca in TX Wrote: Oct 08, 2012 5:24 PM
Nana-I always love your ditties, but this one is extra special.
AWLHATTIN_know_KADDLE Wrote: Oct 08, 2012 4:02 PM
Here's Ta Allison
Wid da Satin Slippers
Smoks Ma Smokes
An Drinks Ma Liqueurs
She Ain't Cherry
Butt, That's No Sin
She Still Got Tha Box
Her Cherry Come In

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...