“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."
Monday, August 06, 2012
Obama on and off the reservation
Obama un-plugged and being Obama:
Obama, scripted, sanitized, homogenized and monitored: