“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, April 06, 2010
Obama's First Pitch. Why Does he need a Glove With No Batter?
Obama can't throw a baseball. Compare his Happy the Clown act to the grace of George Bush, wearing a NYFD jacket, no hat, no glove, straight down the pike, in the glove, following a dignified entrance and then making an exit.