Only now, facing all-too-deserved electoral walking papers does Obama stoop to practice politics with his sham budget posturing. Non-Rightist Americans are supposed to rally to his charade. “If you love me, support
All the Movement tax cuts I am proposing my equally sham jobs air ball. Such contempt for America and Americans. It’s a Potemkin Village that no on could be bothered to actually build; tarps flutter in the wind from scaffolding merely hinting where the facade might have been.
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This kind of hollowness oddly can’t be faked. It can only come from a truly empty core, lacking conviction and the animalistic rut from enjoying the immersion and parry of actual politics. It’s been said that Obama’s various levels of psychological outsider status renders him inert, an observer and judge. Whatever the reasons, his detachment, disengagement and ineffectiveness are now historical fact. His ‘Jobs Bill’ and proposal to the decadent ‘Super Committee’ dashed off to staunch the bleeding in the polls and get the “Professional Left” to love him again. They’re stupid enough to do it, too. Or even chase Ralph, again.
The more charitable might say 3 years into his presidency and the greatest economic disaster since the Great Depression, at least Obama is trying to act like the leader of a political party. One wonders what concoction will be served after these evaporate into diaphanous irrelevance.
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