Have I mentioned before that I love Thomas Sowell?
Barack Obama is one of those people who are often wrong but never in doubt. When he burst upon the national political scene as a presidential candidate in 2008, even some conservatives were impressed by his confidence.Sowell examines Obama's assumed, and sometimes stated, belief system, and points out some flaws. Excellent piece - read it all...
But confident ignorance is one of the most dangerous qualities in a leader of a nation. If he has the rhetorical skills to inspire the same confidence in himself by others, then you have the ingredients for national disaster.