Once seen as the Messiah of Liberalism, Obama is
crashing faster than the Obamacare website.
On Thanksgiving 2013, it may seem that the nation has little to be thankful
for, but if you pull back from the headlines and other news, it is clear that
Obama’s presidency is seriously damaged and will remain so until and after he is
gone. That’s worth celebrating.
I must confess I am luxuriating in the knowledge of Obama’s present misery. I
am enjoying it as someone who predicted he would fail—and fail spectacularly—and
yet I know, despite his present unhappiness, he has no idea why it is
The German word for taking pleasure in another’s failure or ill fortune is
“schadenfreude.” Since this is generally regarded as unseemly, one usually keeps
it to himself, but there is no need for that in Obama’s case. A small legion of
conservative pundits has been warning about the consequences of Obamacare since
Obama signed the Affordable Care Act into law in 2010.