|By Rafael Elias|
America: $16 trillion (that is sixteen million millions) in debt.
Obama: $10 million spent on vacations for his wife.
America: Median household income declined by more than $4,000
Obama: Held 160 fundraisers for his reelection campaign.
America: Lower-paying jobs made up about 58% of job growth during Obama’s tenure.
Obama: More than 100 golf outings (or around 400 man-hours lost equivalent to 50 8-hour working days spent on the golf course rather than working on putting Americans back to work)
America: One in six Americans living in poverty (or around 52 million people in poverty)
Obama: Held fundraisers with George Clooney, Sarah Jessica Parker, Anne Wintour, and a plethora of celebrities.
America: Six million children living in poverty.
Obama: Threw a Halloween party at the White House with Johnny Depp and Tim Burton with an “Alice in Wonderland” theme.
America: Forty seven million people on food stamps.
Obama: Said in Colombia that part of his job is “scouting for Michelle’s next vacation spot”.
America: Paid for GM’s and Chrysler’s bailouts.
Obama: Is happy with GM losing $59k on each Volt and Chrysler being owned by Italy’s Fiat.
America: Has seen 43 straight months with unemployment above 8.0%
Obama: Thinks the “stimulus” was not enough.
America: Has been running deficits above $1 trillion (million millions) each and every year of the Obama administration.
Obama: Argues that “taxing the rich” (which would bring an estimated $47-to-$70 billion or not even 4%-to-7% of the annual red ink) is what is needed to reduce the deficit.
America: Desperate for a solution.
Obama: Goes on talk shows and slow-jams, talks about super powers, or plays basketball with Michael Jordan and Patrick Ewing.