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Response to MADem (Reply #129)

Sat Mar 22, 2014, 05:22 PM

173. MAD, it doesn't even fly NOW. Let alone in 50 years when there will be documentaries

History Channel specials ('cause they've got to put the Nazis aside every now and then!) etc. on how this president came to power.

He is a massively historical figure and he will be discussed for a very, very long time. I have no doubt that the vast majority of the focus on Obama in 50 years will be the unprecedented level of Republican obstructionism he faced. Republicans will be running from this for a hundred years.

Obama's detractors on the left are far less consequential, but when they will be discussed I have no doubt that the historians and scholars will be doing the face about the nature of some of these criticisms. If DU is still around then and Skinner hasn't completely scrubbed the maniacal posts in GD from 2008-2016 and locked them in some vault 40 leagues beneath the sea (which I honestly wouldn't blame him if he did) our heirs will probably wonder what the hell was wrong with alot of these folks. Just like alot of us are doing now.

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