Today, America is going through some bad times, with a bad president. It’s not like we haven’t been through this before. We had the late ‘70’s and we had Carter, but things were no where near as bad in the late ‘70’s as they are today. The $17 trillion national debt alone, makes the previous sentence undeniably true, but in addition to that, today we have Obama.
In 1977 Carter ordered that the thermostat at the White House be turned down to 65 degrees. Many people gave him grief for this, saying that it was a silly symbolic gesture that didn’t do actually do anything to help alleviate the energy crisis we were experiencing back then. Maybe that was true, but it at least he was trying to appear that he wasn’t going to exempt himself from what he expected from everyone else. Below is a video of .... continue reading