By John Ruberry On the Sunday after the 9/11 attacks, Jeremiah Wright, then Obama's pastor, bellowed, "God d--n America" and "America's chickens are coming home to roost" from the pulpit of his Chicago church. Two nights from now President Barack Obama will give his farewell address in Chicago, his adopted hometown. The Hawaii-born 44th president moved … Continue reading Obama’s chickens coming home to roost as he gives Chicago farewell address
And that the slaves were never freed by baldilocks There were all kinds of attempts to lure the GOP state electors into voting for someone other than Donald Trump. A few took the bait, but so did some Democrat state electors; Hillary Clinton lost even more electors that Trump did. But, now that the Electoral … Continue reading The New York Times Wishes That the USA Never Existed
by baldilocks North versus South One more play of the Race Card™ by President Obama before exiting stage left. President Barack Obama's election in 2008 broke a racial barrier that set soaring expectations for an era of improved race relations. Now, as he departs office, those hopes have largely evaporated. Tensions between African-American communities and … Continue reading Don’t You Love Him as He’s Walking Out the Door?
Two recent events in Philadelphia underline the hypocrisy of the attacks against Donald Trump as a racist. Only two days after the election, a local news website carried this headline: "Racist and pro-Trump graffiti appears in South Philly following election." The article in philly.com described graffiti on cars: "One of the damaged cars was a … Continue reading ‘Hate’ and Hypocrisy