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Obama speaks in Newtown,
Conn. as new details
emerge about shootings

Washington Post, by Steve Vogel*

Original Article

Posted By:Dreadnought, 12/16/2012 11:02:14 PM

NEWTOWN, Conn. — President Obama made his fourth sorrowful trip to a shocked and grieving community on Sunday, two days after a gunman stormed into an elementary school here and gunned down 20 first-graders and six adults. He spent part of the afternoon watching his own young daughter Sasha in a dance rehearsal, and then arrived a few hours later here to meet privately with the parents who won’t see their children sing and dance again. “You are not alone in your grief,” he said. “Our world, too, has been torn apart.”

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Reply 1 - Posted by: smoolie, 12/16/2012 11:13:25 PM     (No. 9070000)

I am concerned about these "Changes that must be made". Does he mean changes to the Second Amendment?

The Founding Fathers wanted an Educated and Armed citizenry as the best deterrent to tyranny. Education has gone out the window, now its time for the armed citizen to go.

God help those children and us all.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 12/16/2012 11:15:21 PM     (No. 9070008)

“To be honest, I don’t think anything is going to help the families, but it’s nice to show concern.”
-Kristen Rosengrant, supportive parent.

You don´t know how right you are, Mrs. Rosengrant. With Obama, it´s all about the ´show´.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: smcchk, 12/16/2012 11:16:57 PM     (No. 9070010)

OK, just the line that they are not alone in their grief, that "our world, too, has been torn apart" makes me too ill to read further. Yes, we are upset but there is no way that our world has been torn apart like these families have been. Can he EVER not insert himself into something? How did those families bear this narcissist in their midst?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: avikingman, 12/16/2012 11:18:52 PM     (No. 9070013)

If I recall his speechwriter is 26 years old.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: flatwater, 12/16/2012 11:33:13 PM     (No. 9070037)

The man lecturing us on gun control and the value of children´s lives is an infanticide advocate and the person responsible for arming Mexican drug cartels, resulting in the murders of over 300 Mexican citizens.



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Reply 6 - Posted by: eorsc, 12/17/2012 12:47:15 AM     (No. 9070093)

And don´t forget he´s arming Al Queda in Syia and the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt. The Constitution does not factor in. He´ll probably do another Presidential Edict! Where is Congress when we need them?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: binthere_dunthat, 12/17/2012 4:31:20 AM     (No. 9070185)

Now that "The Messiah of The Mindless" has spoken, no doubt all will be healed.

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