ya know, the only people who are claiming Obama is a â€œmessiahâ€ or â€œChristâ€ are pundits on the right. Itâ€™s a lame joke. Change the record, why donâ€™tcha.
To which another commenter (TheBigOldDog) replied:
Christ? No, but maybe somebody else you know from history. Can you guess who?
* Speeches in stadiums filled with mesmerized, adoring audiences – Check
* An uninspiring background before meteoric rise – Check
* Creates his own new symbols of power – Check
* Associates with racists, hatemongers and violent radicals – Check
* A propaganda machine willing to show him only in the best possible light – Check
* Uses, â€œglorious leaderâ€ style Agitprop posters common in totalitarian nations – Check (see German campaign poster for example)
* Wants Secret Police force – Check
* Somebody powerful people think they can control – Check
* Often dismissed as a light-weight by his opponents – Check
* Seeks to replace God with the State – Check
* People adopting his name as their own – Check
* Inspires adoration art – Check
* Appropriates symbols of past German glory – Check
* Never plans on giving up power – Check (Obama to be president for the next â€œeight to 10 yearsâ€)
* A narcissistic megalomaniac – Check
* Brazenly Takes credit for other peopleâ€™s accomplishments – Check
* Wants to builds â€œyouthâ€ movement through State service – Check
* Acts as if in power before he is – Check
Sehr interessant, nicht wahr?