Friday, August 03, 2012

It Makes Me Wonder...

Clearly he is a man with drive and with ambition. We've hardly been spared from watching him blaze across the political landscape from his riveting keynote at the 2004 Democratic Convention to his startling elevation on the Presidential stage. He is talented, arguably charismatic, and maybe even intelligent.

It makes me wonder what he might have done had he directed that talent toward executive function, management, leadership and governance rather than power-seeking, kick-backs and campaigning.

Phelps Needs to Share Those Medals

When he asked us to place the phrase fully into context, it didn't sound any better.

This makes "Read my lips, no new taxes" into a throw-away line.

Remember, whatever you've got, you didn't build it, you didn't earn it, you don't deserve it, and it isn't all yours. The Bamster has spoken. So let it be written.

1 comment:

bongobear said...

To quote Peggy Noonan 'he could be president now if he wanted to be'.