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A Cure for Obama
Disillusionment Syndrome

American Spectator, by David Catron

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Posted By:garnet, 10/29/2012 6:38:32 AM

I cast my first presidential ballot in 1972. Being a mere lad of 18, I was pretty clueless and thus voted for George McGovern. Having long since become a knuckle-dragger in good standing, I guess I shouldn’t admit that. But, as I say, I was just a kid. (Snip) In 2008, millions of voters developed a malady that Andrew Klavan has diagnosed as “electile dysfunction.” They voted for Barack Obama because their capacity for critical thinking had been rendered flaccid by content-free mottos like “hope and change” and meaningless slogans like “We are the ones we’ve been waiting for.”

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Spidey, 10/29/2012 6:52:16 AM     (No. 8970828)

A lot of those same morons are clinging to the word "forward" now even though it's an empty a slogan as hope and change.

Obama's "balanced" approach to reducing the deficit is gutting the military and raising taxes on the job producers.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: beca, 10/29/2012 7:25:11 AM     (No. 8970869)

what exactly does forward mean..........change didnt work so why would anyone with any brain cells want to go forward now with this president.....i dont get why anyone would support him...seriously........how many train wrecks can we survive

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MisterDickens, 10/29/2012 8:37:27 AM     (No. 8971023)

Great sentence about "electile dysfunction". Wish I could write like that.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Throwback, 10/29/2012 8:45:51 AM     (No. 8971037)

#2, "Forward" is short for "Forward to the Abyss".


"Forward to the Abyss" being Nazi Germany's collective mindset of the 1930s.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: web, 10/29/2012 9:22:32 AM     (No. 8971137)

It's more like "We have met the enemy, and it is us." America hardly needed enemies like the communists, nazis and muslims - we got the Democrats.

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