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Obama´s Sequester Strategy Backfiring
American Thinker, by Thomas Lifson

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Posted By:magnante, 2/26/2013 9:30:40 AM

Barack Obama is overplaying his hand in the latest manufactured crisis of his presidency, Sequestration, and may be alienating his most important constituency of all, the media. He and his advisors are heedless of the psychology of the media, who have been battered by downsizing and budget cuts far more draconian than the piddling 2.4% at issue in the Sequestration Crisis. The fantastical claims of apocalypse push a powerful emotional button the hearts of nearly everyone in the mainstream media. They have already made do with less.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: RayLRiv, 2/26/2013 9:37:25 AM     (No. 9196781)

Oh I do hope so - eventually DemoRATS ALWAYS do...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: convert, 2/26/2013 9:50:30 AM     (No. 9196825)

While I would love to see Obama treated as he deserves--like the Duke and the King in HUCK FINN (ridden out of town on a rail for his duplicity)-- I have no confidence in the people or the press. The press is like the severely battered wife-they´re beyond the point where they have any self-respect. and the American people are too busy, too distracted, too stressed, to have time to find out the truth about things. So here we are.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: kanphil, 2/26/2013 9:50:39 AM     (No. 9196826)

Maybe even the Low Info Voter is able to see through his lies on this issue.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: rational, 2/26/2013 10:04:57 AM     (No. 9196875)

No, Mr. Lifson. You aren´t taking into consideration the Gop´s exquisite talent of turning a positive to a negative, success into failure,conservative bashing and RINO worship.
This will end with the Obama devil smelling like a rose. He doesn´t have to lift a finger. He needs to just keep selling access to the Lincoln bedroom. America will not turn until the media turns on him and that is NOT going to happen.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Mr. Know-It-All, 2/26/2013 10:18:50 AM     (No. 9196907)

Get real. The "news" lackies are totally in the tank for obummer and will remain so. They still won´t even admit to past communist infestations and spies (Alger Hiss) even though the evidence is overwhelming. They are incapable of admitting error. They will maintain their love for the Great Obama to their dying day.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: harper, 2/26/2013 10:46:41 AM     (No. 9196984)

The story of the kneepad media could be retitled "the story of O" because of their unlimited and unquestioned acceptance of any and all kinds of abuse and humiliation at the hands of Zero [peace be upon him.]

They may whimper and whine a little bit but any gesture from their God, real or not, will bring forth a great gusher of love, devotion and renewed fealty. Their love is unconditional, just as they were programmed to be.

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