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Once Upon A Time In America…

Once upon a time in America…

We called it going without healthcare. Now we call it Obamacare.

We called them Anti-American liars. Now we call them Democrats.

We called them Nazis. Now we call them U.N. delegates.

We called them Josef Mengele camps. Now we call them Planned Parenthood clinics.

We called them Democrats. Now we call them establishment Republicans.

We called them communists. Now we call them the Obama administration.

We called them an Islamic invading Army. Now we call them Syrian refugees.

We called it a border invasion. Now we call it an illegal alien extended family reunion.

We called it Europe. Now we call it an ISIS staging ground.

We called it voting for conservative Republicans. Now we call it an act of futility.

We called it the Supreme Court. Now we call it the leftist-judicial cloak room.

We called it the oval office. Now we call it the fundamentally-transform-America think tank.

We called it a constitution. Now we call it a fond memory.

We called them a set of duly passed legislative laws. Now we call them Obama’s playthings.

We called it the Declaration of Independence. Now we call it a good idea that should be tried again in order to get big government out of our lives and off our backs.

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We called them Police Officers. Now the left calls them murderers.

We called them naturally occurring weather cells. Now the left calls each storm evidence of global warming/climate change, proving that the end of the earth is near.

We called them universities of higher learning. Now we call them leftist indoctrination camps.

We called it American citizenship. Now the left calls it living well at the expense of, and on the backs of, the world’s impoverished, starving masses.

We called it chicken-little thinking. Now we call them the left’s catastrophe/disaster-of-the-day alarms that attempt to justify why our constitutional freedoms and rights must be curtailed.

We called it States Rights. Now we call it one of the many things lost via liberal-Progressive government.

We called it a market correction. Now leftists call it criminal activity that the government must take over, and give us more of, in order to save our economy.

We called it getting rich at public expense. Now we call them politicians.

We formerly called them leftists, extremists and loons.  Now we call them White House staff.

We have always called such a thing a fool sucker punch.  Now we call it an Obama Nuke agreement with Iran.


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About Dave King

Retired AT&T supervisor and Verisign manager, 72 years old, living in the Kansas City area.