|Dean has the explanation and a follow-up if you haven't seen it already.|
Jim Messina, likely a product of a school system like our own, is smiling above because he thinks he can have things because he wants them and nothing needs to be earned.
Were I to meet the lad, I'd tell him this: "Jimmy, my boy, you may have what you want and show your compassion by handing out all the benefits you like. Well, at least until printing money no longer works. After that, you'll have screwed us all."
After reading DDE and B-Daddy, you may come to the conclusion that we're just about there.