Obama, Patriotism, Sunshine Patriot, July 4, 2008, Symbols matter, Arrogance, Elitism, Clinging to Guns, Religion

Obama is playing the patriot card in a desperate attempt to appeal to the middle of the country, the “silent majority”, that clings to guns and religion. Our ancestors clung to guns and religion, defeated British tyranny and founded this country on the precepts of their religion and the concept of freedom from tyranny. William Randolph Hearst stated: “A politician will do anything to keep his job – even become a patriot.” Thomas Paine wrote:  “These are the times that try men’s souls. The summer soldier and the sunshine patriot will,Read More

Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, Barack Obama, lifelong Democrat comments

I just received a comment about Hillary and Bill Clinton and Barack Obama. This was from a life long Democrat, and though I don’t agree with everything that was said, I respect the thought that went into it and I believe it is representative of the opinion of many voters. The comment was made by user mcswain, today, February 29, 2008. Here is the comment as submitted: on Hillary, if I may…… I have been a lifelong Democrat. I have not missed an election in the last 40 years, literally.Read More