Far removed from citizens’ stinging economic pain.
King Louis Obama is in his counting-house,
Counting out your money;
Queen Michelle Antoinette is in the People’s House
Eating lobster, bread and honey.
Obama speaking at a Seattle, Washington campaign event May 10, 2012:
Barack Obama the $5 TRILLION dollar man.
(CNSNews.com)- In the 39 months since Barack Obama took the oath of office as president of the United States, the federal government’s debt has increased by $5,027,761,476,484.56.
Although he has served less than a term, Obama is now the first American president to see the federal government’s debt increase by more than $5 trillion during his time in office.
During the full eight years that George W. Bush served as president, the federal government’s debt increased by $4,899,100,310,608.44. (Rising from $5,727,776,738,304.64 to $10,626,877,048,913.08.) [...]
Poem hacked version of ‘Sing a Song of Sixpence‘.