The prophet of hope now doesn’t even bother with explanations when he reneges on his campaign pledges.
[…] We once respected democracy by at least demanding explanations — however weak — for unfulfilled promises. Then we became a country whose scorched-earth campaigns against flip-flopping desensitized us to reversals. Now, we don’t flinch when our president appears tickled that a few poor souls still expect politicians to fulfill promises and justify broken ones. […]
I am so disappointed in this man that I can’t even express it. I’m glad David Sirota is there to do it for me.