Jonah Goldberg:Obama’s Prized Schadenfreudarama…

NRObamaNRO Supremo Jonah Goldberg (familiar face on Bret Baier’s Panel on Fox) efficiently eviscerates the implosion of Obamacare’s many glaring faults, not least of which is the horror show of the Healthcare.gov disaster site. But above and beyond the most visible of the evisceration, is the hidden aspect of Obama’s hubris and unfeigned narcissism. Egoism on steroids.

In every tale of hubris, the transgressor is eventually slapped across the face with the semi-frozen flounder of reality. The Greeks had a god, Nemesis, whose scythe performed the same function. It was Nemesis who lured Narcissus to the pool where he fell in love with his own reflection. Admittedly, most of Nemesis’s walk-on roles were in the Greek tragedies, but in the modern era, comeuppance-for-the-arrogant is more often found in comedies, and the “rollout” of Healthcare.gov has been downright hilarious. Goldberg continues in NRO…

 

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