Election Day 2012 has come and gone, and Barack Obama was elected to a second term as President of the United States of America by a surprisingly comfortable margin. My guy – Gary Johnson of the Libertarian Party – didn’t come close to winning, but if somebody else had to win, I’m glad it was Mr. Obama.
I’m glad that enough people saw through Gov. Mitt Romney’s surprisingly flimsy web of distortions, fabrications, sleight of hand, pandering and outright lies to keep the vulture capitalist – remember when Republicans Newt Gingrich, Gov. Rick Perry and Sen. Rick Santorum all called Romney that name as well as a corporate raider and accused him of gutting companies, laying off people and leaving towns financially devastated empty husks? – out of the Oval Office.