The Moralizing Obama

August 22, 2009


Picking through the gibberish that Obama read from his teleprompter for his weekly radio address we found a few particularly hypocritical pearls of wisdom regarding morality and obligations to one’s family and the larger human family.

Obama read the following : “These are all fabrications that have been put out there in order to discourage people from meeting what I consider to be a core ethical and moral obligation: that is that we look out for one another, that I am my brother’s keeper, I am my sister’s keeper. In the wealthiest nation on earth right now, we are neglecting to live up to that call.”

Its probably a good thing that Obama, ever the lawyer, didn’t specifically mention anything about being one’s “half-brother’s keeper” or “aunt’s keeper” By omitting these terms, Obama thinks that he gave himself a modicum of plausible deniability. As you all know, Obama’s brother – ahhhhh make that his “half brother” – lives comfortably in an upscale, mud-floored hut in Africa and his aunt lives significantly more comfortably in a public housing project…

Read the entire article here.

Comments are closed.