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No, Obama Is Not My Daddy – He’s My Employee

plantfood Wrote: Feb 18, 2013 8:50 PM
It's high time someone wrote about how the little princesses and princes in DC are OUR employees there to represent us and not to lead us. The President should make suggestions and the members of Congress should argue a compromise to the benefit of their constituents. But unfortunately we have seen over the last several years how they, our employees, have lost their way and misunderstood what their jobs are.

The grotesque spectacle of the State of the Union address, with its lengthy receiving line of adoring sycophants, demonstrates why the President is operating under the delusion that he is more than just our President. Like him, many people seem to fundamentally misunderstand his role. He’s not our “leader,” or our “ruler,” or our national “daddy,” no matter what his adoring fan, comic Chris Rock, thinks.

Let’s clarify things for those folks with the unseemly desire to offer up their personal sovereignty to some government hack. Unlike Hollywood geniuses better known for exposing their breasts than exposing their brains, I'll...