Obama is treating the American people like children and, it seems, with some justification.
Americans are so enamored of equality that they would rather be equal in slavery than unequal in freedom.
Alexis de Tocqueville
All the politicians who believed Saddam had WMD got their information from the same sources, including the CIA and other foreign agencies as well. Surely you don''t believe that all this talk of Saddam and WMD's began with George Bush, do you?
“We do not believe any group of men adequate enough or wise enough to operate without scrutiny or without criticism. We know that the only way to avoid error is to detect it, that the only way to detect it is to be free to inquire. We know that in secrecy error undetected will flourish and subvert”. – J Robert Oppenheimer.