Gen44: The Stunning Narcissism of President Obama

Pajamas Media YouTube 3/28/2012

Obama announced the creation of Gen44, a youth organization devoted to the reelection of President Obama. Are young voters suckers, or will they reject Obama’s egomaniacal youth movement? Find out.

When we watched the ad from preceding this video, it turned out to be a great history lesson.

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