Whitehouse politics shamelessly injected into Oscar telecast by First Lady

The First Lady appeared via satellite to not only announce the night’s biggest prize but gave a speech extolling the virtues of the films in play. It was an unprecedented cultural power grab by the Obamas, almost daring conservative viewers to adore her as much as progressives already do.

“These nine movies took us back in time and all around the world. They made us laugh, they made us weep, and they made us grip our armrests just a little tighter. They taught us that love can endure against all odds and transform our lives in the most surprising ways. They reminded us that we can overcome any obstacle if we dig deep enough and fight hard enough and find the courage to believe in ourselves. These lessons apply to all of us no matter who we are, or what we look like, or where we come from, or who we love, but they are especially important for our young people…”

President Barack Obama is no longer running for office, yet the permanent campaign shows little sign of slowing. With this media appearance, the First Couple crossed the line into propaganda, their Cult of Personality act taking an ugly turn.


Barack Obama – The First “Gay” President?

Throughout much of his time in office, President Clinton was widely hailed as the first “black” president, even though he appears to be a white man.

In light of the imminent repeal of “Don’t Ask. Don’t Tell.” … President Barack Obama … already known by many as “The Abortion President” … can now rightly lay claim to the title of  first homosexual/gay president.

We know that President Obama is shameless … that everything must always be all about him … and that his personal ideology and his relativist morality never fail to trump his patriotic duty … so the title seems to be a good fit.

I wonder … is there a Nobel prize available for stuff like this?