01 October 2011

So tell us, Mr President... which is it...

...valued friends & contributors... or "fatcat bankers?"

-- New York -- The episode highlights a worrying trend for the Obama campaign. Wall Street, a key contributor to Obama in 2008, seems to be switching allegiances.
Yeah... that's the problem with talkin' out both sides the ol' piehole... eventually it catches up with you.

You gotta eat crow... kinda leaves that ugly, ugly aftertaste...
Obama has taken a number of steps to smooth relations with the financial community. In January, he hired a JPMorgan executive, William Daley, to be his chief of staff.

A few months later, top executives from several firms were invited to the White House for a conversation with the president.
Politics, huh? Surely takes a special kind of person to navigate that slippery, corkscrew highway.