Thursday, June 12, 2008

The World For Obama?

According to a report on the USA Today website, the world favors Obama for president. May I respectfully say, "So what?"

Ours is a sovereign nation, and we are to elect our leaders with no regard for the world's public opinion. In his farewell address, George Washington opined, "Against the insidious wiles of foreign influence (I conjure you to believe me, fellow-citizens,) the jealousy of a free people ought to be constantly awake; since history and experience prove, that foreign influence is one of the most baneful foes of Republican Government."