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NYT Reporter: The White House is “So Much Cockier Right Now”

Cuban Peete Wrote: Dec 09, 2012 2:51 PM
You have it about right, but don't see the situation as a bad thing. Obama and his government will, indeed, oversee the destruction of the obsolete USA that always favored the greedy, wealthy few against the rest of the people. Then Obama will build the new USA which will be based on fairness using the government to dictate a level playing field in which the wealthy few will be punished in order to benefit the long-time victims of the greedy rich. And, as you put it, the republicans have nowhere to go except to toe Obama's line.

I can’t say I’m totally surprised by New York Times columnist Helene Cooper’s comments on Meet the Press this morning. After all, the president won every single swing state on November 6th -- except North Carolina -- even after some of the most respected political pundits on the Right predicted he would lose his bid for re-election in a landslide (via The Weekly Standard):

"I think when you talk about the feeling at the...