RUSH: There are people all over this country who just simply have lost faith with the president. Now it's not a matter of listening to some guy on the radio warn them that you can't trust this guy. Now they know it, it's happened. They don't have to be convinced, they don't have to be persuaded, they don't have to be told. Millions and millions of people no longer believe what Barack Obama says... This piece from Jim Hoft at Gateway Pundit, "Why is our government doing this to us?" There haven't been too many administrations, there haven't been too many presidents, about whom people ask that question.
RUSH: The disconnect with their own voters and base, I have never seen anything like it. They are so frightened of being blamed for another shutdown.
RUSH: I'm not a narcissist and I don't think everything's about me, but I can't tell you the number of people who've sent me notes: "Do you realize you made this happen? If you had not said a word about this, they would have picked somebody else like Snowden..." Who knows, ladies and gentlemen.