Obama now reigns over Versailles on the Potomac. And America´s taxpayers are the vassals who bankroll the opulence of King Louis-Barack and Michelle Antoinette." Deroy Murdock (Hoover Institute, Scripts Howard) nails it in his National Review article. King Louis-Barack and his family really know how to share your pain. The "we´re all in this together" seer of America´s hope and change takes our bucks and we keep the change. "Let them eat lentils" is Michelle Antoinette´s airy solution to her growing food-stamp constituency (is M-Antoinette embarrassed at the girth of her loyal cohort?).
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The Advocate, 4/6/2013 8:14:03 AM (No. 9262298)
Other writer has the right idea. The Obamas should MOVE OUT until the WH tours are reinstated. They can live in Camp David and he can work at the Pentagon as CIC /s At a minimum -no more entertaining and anyone appearing at the WH should be named and shamed. Perhaps Michelle as a single woman will take the children back to the elite school in Chicago?
Poor Mooch and her claim that she is a single mom. Looks like she is a long distance single mom when the girls are in the Bahamas and Sun Valley under the baby sitting eyes of the SS. Entitled Royalty live in Our House.
Where was the usual babysitter, Mother Robinson, when the girls were off playing at taxpayer expense? Did they send her to the new Hawaiian home for R and R?
While the guillotine is no longer used in the civilized world, Barack XVI and Michelle Antoinette probably should read up on Louis XVI and what drove the peasants over the edge.
I don´t buy the idea that out-of-work people on food stamps enjoy living that way. Certainly some people "think" it is okay, but there are still an overwhelming number of Americans who don´t.
Most people want to feel as if they are contributing to society instead of taking from it. I´m betting on personal pride ultimately "winning" out and a patriot uprising will take place. The Obamas will be driven out of the People´s House. I´m dreaming that their "farewell" will look like Richard Nixon´s.
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