HomeGovernmentObama’s $7 Million Middle Finger To The American People ©2015 Black & Right January 5, 2013 Government, Politics 3 Comments The latest “vacation” clearly illustrates just how much contempt Barack Obama has for the American people and how he must really believe our hard-earned tax money belongs to him. We are going to have to ask everybody to sacrifice. And if we’re asking community colleges to sacrifice, if we’re asking people who are going to see potentially fewer services in their neighborhoods to make a little sacrifice, then we can ask millionaires and billionaires to make a little sacrifice. — Barack Obama, Northern Virginia Community College, April 19, 2011 When someone sacrifices, someone else generally benefits. I think, in this case, we all know who that someone is. GoodMojo The “middle finger” is not the appendage Obama is giving America. Tallyman The Sun President like the Sun King believes all revolves around him. “L’État, c’est moi” (“I am the state”) is his delusion.. God and the Sun are great and different from the subjects. RightSide Spot on. I have to believe he suffers from the “Center of the Universe” Syndrome and has never, once, in his life been truly humbled. It’s “me first” and screw everyone else. They’ve been living large since day one and will continue to do so. He is NOT a good steward of our money on any level. He’s a spendthrift and not about to change anytime soon.