Oh you are so right, except we have the ability to elect public officials who can lead by example. In the Czech Republic - 4/28/2011 in the Prager Zeitung the article concludes with "...blaming the prince of the fools should not blind anyone to the vast confederacy of fools that made him their prince,. The Republic can survive a Barack Obama, It is less likely to survive a multitude of Idiots such as those who made him their president." Http://wiki.answers.com/Q/Who_ said_The_danger_to_America_is_not_Barack_Obama_but_a_citizenry_capable_of_entrusting_a_man_like_him_with_the look it up. and is it not true? they took over the Dept,.of Edu. for a reason,. we do need Education in the control of the states where it is managable.