Does Elizabeth Warren really believe what she said tonight? Does she really believe that the American system is “rigged”? Seriously?
Perhaps Professor Warren just wants to get into the headlines with her provocative comment — but does she realize what it says that, after four years of President Obama, one of the key speakers at the convention that is renominating him takes the position that the system is rigged? Even if you believed that the system is “rigged” — and I don’t — why would people who hold that belief want to re-elect someone who was so ineffective they didn’t successfully address that claimed fundamental unfairness in our society after four years in office?
I tire of sanctimonious people like Elizabeth Warren, who has lived for years in the ivory towers of academia. What in the world does Elizabeth Warren know about creating jobs? When has Elizabeth Warren ever created a job?
Maybe I’m missing something, but a Harvard professor bashing a country that President Obama has run for four years — and with a Senate under Democratic control to boot — doesn’t seem like a very compelling re-election message to me.