Holy cow!! This week's cover story on NEWSWEEK says "Hit the Road Barack: Why America Needs a New President" http://communities.washingtontimes.com/neighborhood/middle-class-guy/2012/aug/20/newsweek-cover-obama-hit-road-barack/ “Why does Paul Ryan scare the president so much? Because Obama has broken his promises, and it’s clear that the GOP ticket’s path to prosperity is our only hope… Yet the question confronting the country nearly four years later is not who was the better candidate four years ago. It is whether the winner has delivered on his promises. And the sad truth is that he has not… …We are becoming the 50–50 nation—half of us paying the taxes, the other half receiving the benefits.” (Niall Ferguson/Newsweek) CHICAGO, August 21, 2012— Newsweek columnist and Harvard professor, Niall Ferguson wrote a damning editorial about President Obama. It is this week’s cover story. Since its release Monday, the magazine cover created controversy and raised hackles. It generated heated debate and discussion. That is what good journalism is supposed to do. http://www.thedailybeast.com/videos.html
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