July 19, 2012
Obama’s really stepped in it this time. His recent remarks at a campaign stop in Roanoke, Virginia insinuated that small businesses and entrepreneurs basically did nothing to build their wealth and make their own businesses successful.
If you were successful, somebody along the line gave you some help. There was a great teacher somewhere in your life. Somebody helped to create this unbelievable American system that we have that allowed you to thrive. Somebody invested in roads and bridges. If you’ve got a business — you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen. The Internet didn’t get invented on its own. Government research created the Internet so that all the companies could make money off the Internet.
He’s struck a sour chord with the nation’s hard-working middle class, and now he’s even going after school children…
Alex was so inspired by Obama’s words that he pulled a “complete 180” and produced a video apologizing to and fully endorsing Obama’s socialistic principles: “Ladies and gentlemen I want to repent here on air and I want to apologize Mr. President…”
A more proper reflection of what Obama’s words mean to the average hard-working American small business owner is depicted in this political illustration: