In the LA Times, some woman named Anne Lamott writes a paean to union days of yore, while simultaneously describing with glee how she is warping the mind of her young grandson. The piece is introduced thusly:
An author's message to her grandson: If we don't love and support the working men and women of this country, we are in deep trouble.
I assumed she meant "moral trouble". But, based upon some of the other headlines I saw out there, perhaps it was more a Sopranos-esque warning:
Hoffa: 'President Obama, this is your army. We are ready to march. Let's take these son of bitches out '...
LABOR LEADER CALLS FOR WAR ON REPUBLICANS
Seems as if the various arms of the Left - the media, the unions, Barack Hussein Obama - picked today to jointly give a message to the American people: Best you sit back and allow yourselves to be governed. By us. Or else.
Of course, we were warned:
Socialism is not a movement of the people. It is a movement of the intellectuals, originated, led and controlled by the intellectuals, carried by them out of their stuffy ivory towers into those bloody fields of practice where they unite with their allies and executors: the thugs.