After President Obama’s asinine statement that “…look, if you’ve been successful, you didn’t get there on your own. You didn’t get there on your own.”, the backlash has been palpable. Entrepreneurs, business people, inventors, and every day folks that have a basic grasp of free market economics have been pushing back.
The media says that the comments were taken out of context. Well, I argue that his comments were the un-telepromptered truth. Read the text here for context.
Governor Romney has it right when he says “President Obama attacks success, and therefore under Obama we have less success.” To push that point home, the campaign has released a new video.
Let’s Check Obama’s credentials.
Here’s what Obama is trying to say.
And here is what a real leader says about American progress and success.