The American people are not stupid.
Recently President Obama announced heâ€™d discovered a new conviction in favor of homosexual â€˜marriageâ€ (conveniently timed to maximize his standing at a $15 million Hollywood fundraiser among the liberal glitterati). It was nothing more than a blatant attempt to fire up his base, particularly young liberal and independent voters: if they donâ€™t vote, Obama loses big-time.
But the American people are not buying into his pandering. A CBS/ New York Times poll found that 67% of all Americans believe Obamaâ€™s announcement was â€œmostly for political reasons.â€ Just 24% thought his decision came â€œmostly because he thinks it is right.â€ Even half of the Democrats surveyed chalked it up to politics. (Ironically, a White House spokespersoncomplained that the New York Times poll was biasedâ€”an astonishing claim coming from the left.) Read More: http://townhall.com/columnists/rebeccahagelin/2012/05/25/the_gay_marriage_spin/page/full/