Facebook is all in a lather today, because somebody posted a poll two days ago as to whether the president should be assassinated. Such a poll is of course, disgusting, and oooooohhh, the Secret Service is investigating, and they’re gonna get their criminal.
Oh, really. Then, what is that smell? That odor of mendacity, that is wafting through the air?
Look at these two news stories side by side, one from today, and one from less than a month ago –
Sept. 2, 2009
On Facebook, MySpace? Obama’s got your e-mail
White House spammer-in-chief wants contractor to track critics
Sept. 28, 2009
Secret Service probing Facebook poll on Obama
Look carefully. Take a minute to think about it, and suddenly a lightbulb will come on. Could it be? The president (or his own agents) had that poll placed himself??
What a transparant maroon. There’s a word for people like him.
(Lest these articles get scrubbed from the internet, I’ve saved pdf copies here, and here, and, oh, this one’s interesting, here.)