Maybe it’s me. Maybe I’m just getting old. But it seems to me that the current occupant of the Oval Office is trying cussed hard to show his “warrior” colors.
It seems every time we turn around these days there is another report on how Obama is killing US enemies. There is something just plain unseemly about all the media attention focused on the Commander-in-Chief’s war fighting activities.
OK. This ain’t my first rodeo. I understand there is a political campaign on and I also understand that the American people are loath to swap horses in the middle of the stream—especially if that stream happens to be a war.
I further understand that Obama’s campaign people are heavy-handed and are playing to the lowest common denominator in their expected electorate at the polls in November and, I suppose, the President “making war” is the way they have chosen to impress that particular set of American voters.
But, I must tell you, that for the remainder of us who pay the freight (in blood and treasure) for the military adventures of the President, we are anything but impressed!
Read More at Canada Free Press. By J.D. Longstreet.