America! For more than two hundred years the word has represented hope, opportunity, a second chance, and freedom. In America the accident of a man’s birth did not serve as an inescapable weight that dictated a person’s fate or that of his family. The individual owned his own life and was free to shape it as his own mind guided him.
The Jedi mind tricks of The One are apparently not working anymore on America’s youth. According Michael Barone’s reporting of a new poll, an astonishing “69 percent of poll respondents…