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Politics as usual
Washington Post, by Michael Gerson

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Posted By:StormCnter, 1/16/2013 5:17:34 AM

Here is my nomination for the lowest moment of the “fiscal cliff” debate. Right before Christmas, President Obama met with House Speaker John Boehner in the Oval Office. “He told Mr. Boehner,” according to the Wall Street Journal, “that if the sides didn’t reach agreement, he would use his inaugural address and his State of the Union speech to tell the country Republicans were at fault.” Forget Thomas Jefferson’s First Inaugural: “We are all Republicans, we are all Federalists.” Forget Abraham Lincoln’s Second: “With malice toward none.” Obama’s Second Inaugural might drop a few choice one-liners on the elected Republicans

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Lala, 1/16/2013 6:06:53 AM     (No. 9119253)

Odious man. I´m sure the SOTU speech will be all blame all the time, too. Won´t be watching either.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Keekng, 1/16/2013 6:34:37 AM     (No. 9119274)

Bam Bam has never read Carnegies writings on ´how to win friends and influence people.´

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Reply 3 - Posted by: PoliticalJunky, 1/16/2013 6:38:23 AM     (No. 9119278)

The comments after the article are hard to read. These people are all for what Obama is doing. Some are obviously anti Semitic.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Janjan, 1/16/2013 6:49:32 AM     (No. 9119291)

It´s already been said many different times on these threads but worth saying again. The poor saps who vote Democrat are never ever going to understand or accept what their government is doing to them until they are done doing it and it is far too late. We have a completely corrupt system run by power hungry egomaniacs and they were voted into these positions by very stupid people.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: UtahLurker, 1/16/2013 8:05:56 AM     (No. 9119409)

Obama´s slanderous and divisive statements towards Republicans grow bolder because the GOP has failed for decades to present an enlightening,uplifting, unified message to the public of what they stand for. They´ve allowed Obama and his hatchet men to create a reprehensibly false image of ALL Republicans.

But worst of all, the GOP allows Obama to malign and abuse everyone in the country who believes in righteousness and the rule of law under the Constitution.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: suziesuburbanite, 1/16/2013 8:17:47 AM     (No. 9119436)

Maybe now the pubbies should practice a one finger salute en mass

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Reply 7 - Posted by: southernboy, 1/16/2013 11:17:11 AM     (No. 9119914)

I think it possibly goes even further. There ‘might´ be common knowledge to the effect that any who dare oppose the WH agenda, as well as their extended family members, possibly should have their tax papers in order for a ´random´ audit by the IRS…and possibly background checks that could result in names being added to the ´no-fly´ list.
Chief Justice Roberts comes to mind..

Jus´ saying.

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