Emperor Obama Called Out by Jon Stewart
Posted by Steve Markowitz on November 21, 2014
There was a time when the mainstream news media and comedians gave Barack Obama a pass from the scrutiny typically laid on our presidents by them. That has long past, at least with comedians.
Last night President Obama, through executive action, modified America’s immigration laws even though he does not have the constitutional authority to do so. Making matters worse, prior to taking this action Obama publicly admitted that as president he did not have the authority to modify laws. Last night’s presidential action was not lost on Jon Stewart, who through comedy, excoriated the President not only on the illegal executive action, but also Obama’s about-face on its legality. In the video below, Stewart concludes:
“Basically all it took is one bad midterm term election to make Obama go from this …[Video clip of Obama saying: ‘I’m not the Emperor of United States’ tooooo this: ‘good to be the king’”.