Obama Inauguration – Brought to You By…

Guess what? According to Hot Air, a large chunk of the cost of the inauguration of Obama (total cost estimated at $170,000,000 at last count) is being paid for with donations from – wait for it – the recently bailed-out Wall Street executives and employees.

Friends, those people aren’t donating out of the kindness of their hearts. They expect a return on their investment.

Of course, they’re getting it.

Those donations came out of your pocket and mine.

It’s also interesting to note that Fannie Mae & Freddie Mac, the organizations that brought us the financial crash, donated to many politicians before the crash. Number 2 on that list (in terms of dollars given) was – you guessed it – Barack Obama.

Isn’t this juxtaposition of dollars and influence interesting?

-Popgun

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