Yes I too was once one of the elite who rode the subway. For 2 years I commuted to New York, I had no idea that riding the subway was such an unscale thing.
“Those who, you know, live in high-rise apartment buildings writing for fancy newspapers in the middle of town after they ride the metro, who don’t understand that for most Americans the ability to buy a home, to have their own property, to have a sense of belonging is one of the greatest achievements of their life, and it makes them feel like they are good solid citizens,” he told the crowd."
I must admit I'm disapointed with Obama but one must make allowences for him having to clean up after Shrub and deal with an uncooperate House. But the idea of ANY of the Republicans currently running getting in the White House send shivers down my spine!