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Oil Spill Crisis reveals Obama’s weakness

"...The Obama illusion is in shreds. The power on which he fed politicians and media is spent. He no longer has anything to offer them.."
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The oil is blunt, harsh and without nuance, like the judgment of a tabloid.

In this crisis in the Gulf of Mexico, the Great Obama is reduced to a helpless observer of men with whom he is uneasy, performing tasks he does not understand. Neither he nor his functionaries can do anything, and their regulatory and financial chirping alongside the roaring machinery only serves to remind the rest of us of the uselessness of those who have made a career of taking and threatening, hindering, suing and penalizing.


The gritty physicality of this crisis undoes their self-imagined toughness, calling to mind Tony Soprano’s Gucci-shod thugs’ sorry encounter with the Russian Special Forces veteran in the snowy Pine Ba

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Added: Jun-13-2010 Occurred On: Jun-13-2010
By: Songun
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Tags: Oil Spilll Crisis, Obama's Katrina, James V. Capua
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