“Soft despotism is a term coined by Alexis de Tocqueville describing the state into which a country overrun by "a network of small complicated rules" might degrade. Soft despotism is different from despotism (also called 'hard despotism') in the sense that it is not obvious to the people."
Tuesday, August 26, 2008
Hillary on Stage
This is open to blogging as you see it, real time. Hillary, according to Dick Morris, is out to outshine Biden.
Biden got about 6000 votes to Hillary's 18 million.
Obama's and Michelle's egos would not allow them to pick the VP that would have won the election for them.
Now she has to put on the show. It should be good. Hillary will come out of this looking better than Obama and Biden.
And the video, Obama does not want you to see: