One of the guests raised his hand; he knew how to solve the problem. The president had won plaudits for his speech on race during the last campaign, the guest noted. It was a soaring address that acknowledged white resentment and urged national unity. What if Obama gave a similarly healing speech about class and inequality? What if he urged an end to attacks on the rich? Around the table, some people shook their heads in disbelief.
I apologize in advance for calling these clowns pansy asses.
Update. This is a little mean, but somehow of a piece with the above:
But after a few months it became exhausting. They have big egos and are big babies…..I can’t trust any of them. They’re all liars. Some nicer or cuter than others, but all liars.