govtoversight:

A powerful quote from Jerry Ensminger, a retired Marine Corps drill instructor, from the 9th Annual Ridenhour Awards yesterday. Read more at the POGO blog.

In a similar vein, I’m getting quickly tired of people being criticized for criticizing the president. It isn’t necessarily unpatriotic, it isn’t a personal attack on BO- I would argue it is a particularly American thing to do, to criticize our leaders. Hold them accountable, because if we don’t it is our responsibility when and if they wreak havoc.

govtoversight:

A powerful quote from Jerry Ensminger, a retired Marine Corps drill instructor, from the 9th Annual Ridenhour Awards yesterday. Read more at the POGO blog.

In a similar vein, I’m getting quickly tired of people being criticized for criticizing the president. It isn’t necessarily unpatriotic, it isn’t a personal attack on BO- I would argue it is a particularly American thing to do, to criticize our leaders. Hold them accountable, because if we don’t it is our responsibility when and if they wreak havoc.

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