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What?
Jewish World Review, by Paul Greenberg

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Posted By:onashi, 10/8/2012 7:41:50 PM

The best response to all that's strange, mysterious or just surprising may be a smile. But the news of late has reduced me to the one-word question and expletive favored by "Mad Men's" Don Draper whenever he's confronted by anything that doesn't make sense: What?! Take the sheer number of fabrications Barack Obama managed to pack into one response to a simple question on CBS' "60 Minutes." To swallow them all would require a boxcar of salt.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: JoniTx, 10/8/2012 7:50:12 PM     (No. 8919039)

~~All it took to unleash this Niagara of falsehoods was a simple question about the explosion of the national debt on this president's watch. (It's now 60 percent higher than when he took office.) The president's response went on for some time, but the biggest whopper had to be his claim that "when I came into office, I inherited the biggest deficit in our history." What?!
The biggest annual deficit the federal government has ever run turns out to have been in 1943 in the midst of the Second World War, the next biggest in the wartime years 1944 and 1945. As the Wall Street Journal was quick to point out.
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Obama is aware that the schools no longer teach history. And, that the lamestreampress lets him say whatever he wants.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: Italiano, 10/8/2012 7:56:32 PM     (No. 8919050)

Niles Crane did the "What?" thing better in Frasier.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rakasha, 10/8/2012 8:15:56 PM     (No. 8919075)

Not completely off topic, #2, my favorite line from that show:

''Shouldn't you make a beeping noise when you back up like that?''

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Browneyes, 10/8/2012 9:14:06 PM     (No. 8919159)

What I find so troubling is that they know that we know and still.....

Mr. Greenberg's article is spot-on, but he should remember "That's entertainment"

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