Four of our diplomats were slaughtered inside of the American Embassy in Libya when protesters heavily armed with guns and explosives stormed the compound. The American flag was torn down inside the embassy in Tunisia and the Al Qaeda flag raised in its place. Rioting Muslims are burning the American flag in the street outside the American embassy in London. Newspaper headlines are reporting that riots against America are breaking out around the globe.
Obama sends Jay Carney to explain to the American people that these acts are not against America, it’s just that some Muslims didn’t like a film. The exact words issued by the White House through their spokesman were:
“This is not a case of protests directed at the United States writ large or at U.S. policy, this is in response to a video that is offensive to Muslims’
Our credit rating was just downgraded again today from AA to AA-. The unemployment rate has remained over 8% longer than any period since the Great Depression of the 30’s. So many have dropped completely out of the job market that 88 million Americans do not have a job; that’s one out of every three that is not employed. And this President thinks he should be re-elected?