Yesterday marked Obama’s one year anniversary of Hope and Change. It also marked our one year anniversary of enduring it.
It turns out that change isn’t always good. And sometimes “Change” actually means more-of-the-same.
It also turns out there are different kinds of hope. I’m beginning to think that Obama’s kind of hope is that of Friedrich Nietzsche: “Hope is the worst of evils, for it prolongs the torments of man.”
This kind of hope is also known as “false hope” or “lies.” When people are especially good at selling this kind of hope, they are called charlatans. When they do it as a tax-payer-funded career they are called politicians. When they are able to do it and give you...READ MORE