At least the working class has one day out of the year for recognition. The other 364 days may as well be called "Management Days" here in Corporate America.
After years of "Compassionate Conservatism", jobs have disappeared by the millions, unions have been demolished, health care benefits have been slashed, and pensions are fast becoming relics of the past century .
American workers now have to labor extra hours for less pay to collect their severely weakened US dollar.
American voters will soon have a choice.
They can elect Obama, who has promised a tax cut for the vast majority of Americans.
Or they can vote for Johnny McGreedy, who wants to make his personal $400,000 annual tax cut permanent.
Maybe they can figure this one out for themselves.
But, wait! Look Out! What about Osama Been Forgotten?
Omigod, I Ran wants nucular energy! After their history of interfering in our affairs and attacking America, we gotta stop them!
Oh, no! Russia actually invaded a sovereign nation! NOBODY does that in the 21st Century! How COULD they? Those godless commie beasts!
Help! Help! We need a former POW and a vengeful Church Lady to save us!
No matter what it costs, please, please help us. We're frightened. We want Johnny McMorewar to do Whatever It Takes!
Thank God we have a good corporate media to tell us this aristocratic, elitist, favored son of the military industrial complex is actually a straight talking maverick war hero.
Now our decision is much easier to make this November. Yes, I'm feeling safer already.