What Has Obama Done for the Poor and Middle Class?
Many of the people who go around talking about Obama hasn't done anything for the poor and middle class generally break down into two categories - self-serving demagogues who are out to mislead the people for their own gain, and the victims of those demagogues who are basing their opinion on what they've been told, since most of them obviously haven't read anything beyond the sports page in twenty years.
While the former group are disgusting for trying to mislead the people for person gain, at least they’re trying to better their condition. The latter, on the other hand, are not only disgusting, but sad. These people are obviously too lazy-minded to, at the very least, keep themselves informed enough to protect their own families. Many of them can tell you the name and birthdate of the bat boy who cleaned the bat that scored the winning run in the 1936 World Series. Yet, these same people won't spare a couple of minutes to make sure their families aren't victimized by demagogues. Maybe it would be more effective if instead of telling them that fascists would destroy their families, we told them that fascists would abolish ESPN and the Soul Train Awards. Maybe then we'd end up with a nation full of political scholars.
I mean, they don’t have to be brilliant to obtain this information. All they have to do is go to Google and look it up. So what has Obama done for the Poor, you ask? He's done the following - and this is just the short list: . . . MORE