Lately a temperate voice on Fox News, Bill
O'Reilly went after President Obama in light of the Justice
Department's announcement that it would sue the state of Arizona.
O'Reilly's beef is not solely confined to Arizona's controversial
law, or even the wider debate surrounding immigration
reform. Rather, O'Reilly discerns a frustrating propensity in Obama
to simply ignore public opinion. "Once again, the President has decided
to embrace a policy that goes against the majority of the American
people," declares O'Reilly, before running down a laundry list of
Same thing happened with Obamacare and with civilian trials for captured
Al Qaeda big shots.In fact, Politico is now reporting that the Obama
administration will put off the trial for Khalid Sheikh Mohammed until
after November's election. That because public opinion is so adamantly
against the civilian trial.By the way, old Khalid is still in Guantanamo
Bay, which is not apparently going to be closed any time soon. ...
With the oil still gushing into the Gulf of Mexico at a rate of up
to 60,000 barrels a day and with the president taking unpopular
positions, it is no wonder the latest Gallup poll is bad news for him.
Fifty-one percent of Americans now say Mr. Obama does not deserve to be
re-elected in 2012; 46 percent want him to stay in office. While the
poll is, as I said, bad news, the president is not out of the game by
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