I really thought he was the shit. The guy was going to fix this broken world, or at least give us the energy we need to do it ourselves.
Many people around the world thought the Great Black Hope was gonna be able to rise above the usual murky waters of American right-wing politics and simply Do The Right Things.
But as his record on civil liberties, detainee rights and, now, his escalation of WAR demonstrate, he really isn’t Neo.
The man is just another weak, charismatic charlatan.