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Obama Inaugural: Full of Audacity, but Little Hope

Sonny317 Wrote: Jan 24, 2013 3:38 AM
Typical Obozo malarkey. I can say what I want and do what I want but if you oppose me then you are wrong and need to be silenced. How he won the election is a tribute to illegal immigrants being allowed to vote along with the dead who wanted him elected so badly they left their graves to cast a ballot.

Commentators both left and right agree that Barack Obama's second inaugural speech Monday was highly partisan, with shout outs to his constituencies on the left and defiance of his critics on the right.

Obama quoted the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution, and made brief reference to Abraham Lincoln's sublime Second Inaugural ("blood drawn by lash and blood drawn by sword"). But there was not much in the way of "with malice toward none, with charity for all."

There were more references than in many inaugural speeches to specific programs and policies. One interesting question is what the practical effect they...