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Response to merrily (Reply #1)

Fri May 1, 2015, 04:26 AM

2. It's not about getting praise - it's about complaining for the sake of complaining.

Obama does something but because he doesn't go far enough it's not good enough. It's not about praise but realizing that progress is progress regardless of how far you go. All I hear about is how Obama doesn't do enough and when he does something, it's still not enough - and yet, the things he does do, had he not done any of it, wouldn't even be an issue because no one would have mentioned or it thought of it. How many people, last week, even thought about Obama offering free books to low-income students? I doubt anyone. But now that he's done it, instead of admitting it's a step in the right direction, it's now a bad thing.

That constant complaining, finding a wrong in every good thing, is maddening.

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