Jim Kunstler warns that we may be flirting with a French-Revolution-type scenario, God forbid, if the banksters and fraudsters and CEOs aren't brought to justice soon. Like a train wreck, you can't look away. Monday doom to go along with the plummeting market. Mr. Obama is brilliant, well-spoken and seems genuinely good-hearted, quite a refreshing change in many ways, but you know what they say about good intentions...scroll down on Kunstler's blog til you arrive at the Clusterf*ck Nation on the left side.
QUOTE People of good intentions and progressive predilection are scratching their heads wondering just how President Barack Obama managed to turn himself into George W. Bush Lite with sugar-on-top just twelve weeks after that fateful walk down the US Capitol's east stairway to the waiting helicopter. I'm hardly the first observer to note that Mr. Obama's actions in the face of an epochal finance fiasco and economic collapse are a mere extension of the pre-January-20 policies, carried out by much the same cast of characters. UNQUOTE