The Constitution was made to guard the people against the dangers of good intentions." --American Statesman Daniel Webster (1782-1852)

Thursday, September 8, 2011

The cult of Obama

I saw this and figured it was worth sharing, to read the rest go here

By Robin of Berkeley
We're playing those mind games together
Pushing the barriers, 
Planting seeds
Playing the mind guerrilla
Chanting the mantra, peace on earth
 - John Lennon
It's a chilling moment when the light goes out in someone's eyes.  A once-radiant child hardens from abuse.  A woman's heart shrinks after her husband's abandonment.
The person looks the same, maybe acts the same.  But something is gone, and what's lost is irretrievable.  It's like when a person dies: in a heartbeat, the soul vanishes.
I see this phenomenon every day: a light dimming.  The friendly shopkeeper snaps at me.  My cheerful neighbor seems flattened.
And you hear it in the news: people acting strangely, going off the deep end.  The most bizarre behavior becoming the new normal. 
A thug bites off a finger.  Sarah Palin's church is torched.  Black Panthers intimidate voters.
An esteemed Columbia University black architecture professor punches a white female coworker in the eye for not doing more about white privilege.  He has no history of violence.  Why now?

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