His Excellency King George III vs His Excellency Barack Obama
The Founding Fathers’ view of the British Monarch vs a Tea Party view of President Barack Obama:
From The Declaration of Independence
(Note: clarifying terms in [ ])
He has refused his Assent to Laws [a balanced budget], the most wholesome and necessary for the public good.
He has forbidden his [State] Governors to pass Laws of immediate and pressing importance [to protect its citizens], unless suspended in their operation till his Assent should be obtained; and when so suspended, he has utterly neglected to attend to them.
He has refused to pass other Laws for the accommodation of large districts of people [the unemployed], unless those people would relinquish the right of Representation in the Legislature [agree to onerous tax increases], a right inestimable to them and formidable to tyrants only.
He has erected a multitude of New Offices [Unaccountable Czars], and sent hither swarms of Officers to harass our people, and eat out their substance.
He has combined with others to subject us to a jurisdiction [the United Nations] foreign to our constitution, and unacknowledged by our laws; giving his Assent to their Acts of pretended Legislation:
He has abdicated Government here, by declaring us out of his Protection and waging War against us [with Obamacare and a multitude of freedom-reducing regulations].
He has excited domestic insurrections amongst us, and has endeavoured to bring on the inhabitants of our frontiers, the merciless Indian Savages [illegal immigrants whose presence he encourages] …