posted on Mar, 31 2009 @ 06:43 PM
At least it's still an Internet rumor.
I voted for Obama, because while I was wary of what he wanted to change, I did want change. I wanted a change from an overwhelmingly powerful
Executive branch of government, out-of-control spending, and thinly-veiled plans to help those in power while hurting those already in pain.
What I got was indeed change: a stronger Executive branch, more bailouts to increase the national debt ever faster, and more aid for power brokers at
the expense of the average American.
I wanted a tighter control on illegal immigration; I got increased social services for illegal aliens and less border enforcement.
I wanted more regulation on those companies that move our jobs overseas, and less regulation on those brave enough to try and stay here. I got
worsening unemployment and more bankruptcies.
I wanted more respect for our veterans; I got requirements that they provide their own insurance.
I wanted more focus on new technologies for alternate energy; I got carbon credits which will stifle any new endeavors in the field of energy.
I wanted a cabinet and administration of thinkers and innovators; I gat Hillary, and now Gore?!?
Sorry, Obama. I don't care what color your skin is, nor what your heritage is, nor what church you attend, nor how you decide to abstain from a
controversial vote. I care what color your heart is.
Right now, I'd say it's blue: icy cold and unmoved by the pain you should see happening all around you. I'm sorry, truly sorry, that I cast that