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Obama's New Audacity

Wallac Wrote: Jan 24, 2013 2:05 PM
No you think he's God, unless you are a mind reader, and can say for certain what another thinks. Or are you trying to say that he's uppity, and have no right as an African American to speak with such confidence and conviction. Funny if a white President would have said the same words, he'd be considered a great communicator a true leader. I wonder if you made the same charge against Ronald Reagan?
RockinRickOwen Wrote: Jan 24, 2013 3:56 PM
How did you derive all that from what Mark said? I'm saying he's an arrogant idiot. That's nothing to do with him being an "African American." Skin color is incidental to moral and intellectual virtue. Arrogance is an excess of confidence. That holds true regardless of "race." And further, we disagree with what is being communicated.

When he stood before the world to deliver his first inaugural address four years ago, President Barack Obama proudly declared, "We are a nation of Christians and Muslims, Jews and Hindus, and non-believers." Early in his presidency, he repeated various permutations of this phrase, always reserving the resonant final spot for the "non-believers."

During his first term, Obama also occasionally edited the Creator from the Declaration of Independence.

"We hold these truths to be self-evident," he said, for example, in a Sept. 15, 2010, speech, "that all men are created equal, endowed with certain inalienable rights: life and liberty and the...