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The Significance of
Obama’s Inaugural Address

Commentary Magazine, by Peter Wehner

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 1/21/2013 6:46:19 PM

President Obama’s inaugural address was eloquent and moving in parts. It was also deeply partisan and polarizing, something that is unusual for a day normally devoted to unity and common purpose. But not in Barack Obama’s America. In his inaugural speech he did what he seemingly cannot keep himself from doing: portraying himself and his followers as Children of Light and portraying his opponents as Children of Darkness. You are either with Obama–or you are with the forces of cruelty and bigotry. In Obama’s world, there is no middle ground. He is the Voice of Reason

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Italiano, 1/21/2013 6:50:20 PM     (No. 9131003)

Now I know how the Parisians felt when the Krauts marched in in 1940.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 1/21/2013 6:50:41 PM     (No. 9131005)

Yeah, he´s quite the uniter, isn´t he?
/s off/

"We all need to come together - and do it my way."



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Reply 3 - Posted by: Bpl40, 1/21/2013 7:00:20 PM     (No. 9131023)

Zero is not the main enemy . The 47% who will still be there and growing are the problem. Figure out how to overcome that and you have a solution. Otherwise it is all crying in the forest..

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Reply 4 - Posted by: nekochan, 1/21/2013 7:07:09 PM     (No. 9131030)

That´s fine, but what was that enormous glob that he chewing on? How tacky.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Teleologicus, 1/21/2013 7:22:46 PM     (No. 9131049)

From the very beginning it has all been imaginary, illusory, contrived, and heroically help up and supported by legions of committed zealots, including the news media. The Obama presidency is a virtual presidency. Obama is a virtual man.

The chances of continuing to protect this virtual man and his virtual presidency from the slings and arrows of reality are very slim. The show cannot go on forever.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: arcady, 1/21/2013 7:27:06 PM     (No. 9131055)

By telegraphing he´s not going to work with the Congress, he´s also accelerated his lame duck status.
Big mistake.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: PageTurner, 1/21/2013 7:28:45 PM     (No. 9131057)

The Dawn Of The Low Information Voter Age

Hope Zero´s proud of himself.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Steele81, 1/21/2013 7:29:41 PM     (No. 9131059)

Had to watch this farce while I was at my mom´s today. I know this is horrible, but I just wanted to flip him off. After a hour of torture I asked her if I could just turn it off. Sheesh, could the media fawn over Obama a little more please. s/

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Reply 9 - Posted by: sliver of truth, 1/21/2013 7:32:53 PM     (No. 9131062)

Cannot and will not watch this yapping yutz.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: snapper451, 1/21/2013 7:34:10 PM     (No. 9131065)

I avoided theTV as much as possible on this DARK day in our history. Pray for our country - evil is here and in the White House. The divider in chief.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: scribe35, 1/21/2013 7:53:06 PM     (No. 9131099)

The old saying about fooling some people all the time, etc. His day is coming when he cannot deliver on his lies. A second term president has never been liked by a majority.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: BadgerBill, 1/21/2013 8:21:20 PM     (No. 9131126)

THE most anti-American person in our country...

...who is not afraid to speak it.

Then, throw in all his appointees, czars, etc.

Throw the (our R´s) bums out, and start over with real Americans in Congress.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: woofwoofwoof, 1/21/2013 8:33:14 PM     (No. 9131137)

Excellent editorial by Wehner.

Ghastly immaculation speech, would take all day to list the faults and pejoratives.

Clown doesn´t know or opposes every American tradition, value, and law.


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Reply 14 - Posted by: laotzu, 1/21/2013 9:30:22 PM     (No. 9131255)

Since shaking hands as a boy with Jimmy Carter on his campaign trail, I´ve never missed an inaugural -- until today. I can´t afford a new TV right now.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: hamrman, 1/21/2013 10:06:04 PM     (No. 9131327)

It has none!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Trigger2, 1/22/2013 5:01:53 AM     (No. 9131590)

Sounds more like a 666 tactic.

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