Today on Uncommon Knowledge, Thomas Sowell applies the argument in his classic work, A Conflict of Visions, to the candidates’ and the economy. Sowell finds McCain infuriatingly inconsistent. But Obama? “Even FDR,” he says
pulled back on some things. But Obama really doe have the unconstrained vision, which is really an elitist vision. It says, “I know what is best…and I will do it.” When he says, “I will change the world,” you realize this is a man who has actually accomplished nothing other than advancing his career through rhetoric.