If Obama is a puppet, then WHO exactly has their hand up his you-know-what?

The American presidency is a puppet throne, its incumbents selected rather than elected and the democratic process a con game that gives it a veneer of legitimacy. The democartic trappings and rituals are the modern equivalent of the Divine Right of Kings in which some psychopath’s seat on the throne and all the subsequent crimes ensuing therefrom were justified by the purported Will of God. Well, substitute “Will of God” for “Will of the People” and you just about have the modern political ritual. . .  read more here