Why the Great and Growing Backlash?

Voters are sick and tired of a terrible year of big spending and big deficits — especially the sight of Obama and his congressional allies almost daily talking breezily about spending what we do not have. 

The problem is not just that Obama makes promises that he brakes, but that he makes them so frequently and so vehemently — and so cavalierly brakes them. That brazen campaign deception is problematic for a politician, but proves fatal for a self-appointed messiah.

Victor Davis Hanson is brilliant in his assessment of Obama’s first year