Originally Posted by beer bacon
It is silly that he ever denied it at all. He was just expressing an integral part of American conservative philosophy. Look at the conservatives posting in this thread. They do believe that this country is divided into "makers and takers" and that the takers are why Obama won. Why not just be open about it?
As one of the takers, are you offended by this truth?
And what rough beast, its hour come round at last,
Slouches towards Bethlehem to be born?