Yes, President Big Brother has been hurt by the National Security Agency domestic spying scandal.
He once campaigned for the White House as a champion of civil liberties, and now he haplessly defends the NSA's secret data mining of the American people, our cellphones, our email and our thoughts even as we type them.
And while sales figures skyrocket for George Orwell's novel "1984," I'd like to ask you to try an experiment.
Try swimming against the current of common wisdom. It won't hurt, I promise.
Certainly, Obama doesn't benefit from the NSA scandal, especially coming after the other scandals involving Benghazi and the IRS targeting conservatives and libertarians for their political and religious beliefs. But there is one group that has been seriously weakened by the revelations about the NSA: