In response to:

Clouds Over Obama's Second Term

RickG_Prov_RI Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 3:49 PM
Just wait until the seas recede and the planet heals and all racial division is a bad memory. There'll be a chicken in every pot and everyone will have not only a cell phone but a smart phone. HE made the promises and HE is the ONE. The mainstream and social media sing his praises. Blessed is he who comes in the name of the progressive collectivist cause. Houseina in the White House. Or as Herman's Hermits pop chart jingle Henry VIII went, "Second verse." "Same as the first."
Rarely have second terms lived up to the hopes and expectations of presidents or their electorates.

FDR's began with an attempt to pack the Supreme Court by adding new justices and a second Depression of 1937. He was rescued only by the war in Europe in 1939 and the GOP's nomination of "the barefoot boy from Wall Street," Wendell Willkie.

What can be called Harry Truman's second term was a disaster.

In 1949, the Soviets exploded an atom bomb and China fell to Mao. In 1950, the Rosenbergs were convicted as atomic spies for Stalin and North Korea invaded the South,...