You really gain nothing by trying to defend him on this one. He would have been better off apologizing, and learning from his mistake.
I guess I can imagine a way of thinking that would find his main point insulting but I would have to be incredibly SirFlipsALot New
start up you own business, run it for a decade or so, do what is necessary to make it successful... RandyH New
I agree with all of that. But I still can't take 100% of the credit. That was his point. SirFlipsALot New
"when we succeed, we succeed because of our individual initiative". Verbatim from the quote! SirFlipsALot New
That is very contradictory to " If you've got a business -- you didn't build that. Somebody else made that happen."... 2 Pinecricker New
I have yet to come across a right wing article or talk radio commentary that did not play the quote in its entirety... RandyH New
I agree with all of that. My main point was noting how the meaning had been twisted into something that wasn't intended. <NT> SirFlipsALot New