Syndicated radio talk show host and author Michael Medved, has an annoying habit of repeating, ad nauseam, that President Obama is not a socialist. Of course Mr. Medved is entitled to his opinion. However, it begs the question, if the President is not a socialist, ideologically, what is he?
It is obvious Mr. Medved sees his position as something of a high road approach. I see it as cowardice. It seems, to me at least, that Medved fears being seen as an extremist more than he loves the truth.
Is Mr. Obama a Pinko? A pinko” is defined in my gigantic unabridged Webster’s as; a person who holds leftist views. Well, what does “leftist views” mean Mr. Webster, oh great Shahu of words and denotations?
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Left: “The part of a legislative assembly, situated on the left side of the presiding officer and that is customarily assigned to members of the legislature who hold more radical and socialistic views than the rest of the members,”
Wikipedia says: “Pinko is a derogatory term for a person regarded as sympathetic to communism, though not necessarily a Communist Party member.”
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