In my now forty years I have honestly never met a person left, right or in-between who did not claim to be a staunch defender of Civil Liberties. With that said I have also never met a person who is honestly a true defender of Civil Liberties. To those who are currently gasping in outrage please continue reading and you may understand my point… maybe, but probably not. For those easily offended be warned, there is incredibly foul and offensive language in this blog posting… oddly enough something protected as free speech. Printing foul language is something rare for me I know but you will understand why. Continue reading
The new economic numbers are out and Obama’s allies are already touting his great success based on these numbers. CNN’s story on this went so far as to say “Obama closer to breaking even on jobs: Is President Obama a job creator? Not yet. But he might be by Election Day” When you have high unemployment and more women out of work but are still able to spin this as a good thing there is something quite wrong. The Freedom of the Press is not there so that the President can have an unaccountable propaganda ministry but rather so that there will be journalists who hold our elected officials accountable for the things they do, say and the results of their policies. It seems the worse things get the better this President is hailed by many in the media.