In a column at frontpagemag.com Ben Shapiro tries to explain why Obama seems foreign to many of us.
He has an interesting theory.
Here are a few quick excerpts from this intriguing column:
. . . President Obama is unconcerned with typical American principles and traditions. He sees capitalism as selfish and evil, religion as dangerous and oppressive; he sees the Constitution as antiquated and entrepreneurialism as exploitative. He is the representative of the Fareed Zakaria ideology at work, celebrating the post-American world. When America elects a president like this, many Americans begin wondering how it happened. . . .Click here to read the entire column.Sphere: Related Content
It is far easier to believe that the problem of un-Americanism lies outside our borders, that within we are unified . . .
Thus the stubborn belief that President Obama is born outside the United States. If he was, the unspoken logic goes, we can understand where he picked up his un-American philosophy.