GrassTopsUSA Exclusive CommentaryBy Don Feder 10/01/2012
Iconoclast H.L. Mencken may have been the orneriest curmudgeon ever to put acid-dipped pen to paper, but regarding Obama voters, his famous epigram â€“ â€œDemocracy is the theory that the common people know exactly what they want, and deserve to get it good and hardâ€ â€“ is so true it hurts (them and us).
Massachusetts businessman â€œBattlinâ€™ Billâ€ Barnstead was a perennial Republican offering against then-House Speaker Tip Oâ€™Neill. As crusty as Mencken â€“ and certain that nothing he said or did could possibly alter the inevitability of Oâ€™Neillâ€™s reelection every two years â€“ Bill was contemptuous of the electorate he was expected to court.
In one of his campaigns, Barnstead produced a brochure with a caricature of himself as Uncle Sam, pointing an accusing finger and asking voters in the Mass. 8th. Congressional District: â€œAre you ignorant or stupid?â€
With a mountain of evidence pointing to Americaâ€™s imminent collapse should Obama have four more years to swing his socialism/surrender wrecking ball, itâ€™s a wonder that any save hard-core leftists could conceivably support this president. Read More: http://www.grasstopsusa.com/df100112.html?utm_source=GrassTopsUSA&utm_campaign=cb258df5f6-Feder_10011210_1_2012&utm_medium=email