Operating a business on Main Street is a lot different than lecturing at the Harvard Economic Club. The team Obama surrounded himself with has spent way more time in a faculty lounge than in the corner barber shop.
The difference between a privately owned business and a public corporation is indeed personhood and personal responsibility. The birthers want to see Obama's birth certificate? I want to see Goldman Sachs' and Halliburton's.
We can build a real populist movement that isn't funded by corporate America, that actually cares about the American people and throws the crooks out, and that fights the elites who have captured our government.
If you're at a school where your parents and your parents' friends might be investment bankers, ask them this week if they have ever considered investing in the life of a child in the developing world.
There's a good deal of jolliness on Wall Street this holiday season, thanks to the billions of dollars in bonuses that will be stuffed into the stockings of your favorite bankers. It's safe to assume the final tally will be very big.