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Obama: I am the law
Washington Examiner, by Gene Healy

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Posted By:garnet, 12/4/2012 10:51:46 AM

"The president is not going to negotiate with himself," White House spokesman Dan Pfeiffer insisted last week. As Tom Friedman, the New York Times´ Maestro of Mixed Metaphors, might put it, it´s hardball time, the clock is ticking, and the GOP had better come to the table before we go over the fiscal cliff. The good news for the Republicans is that President Obama is probably overinterpreting his "mandate." The bad news is, as Obama has shown over the last four years, he´s willing to work his will unilaterally and has nearly unprecedented powers to do so.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 12/4/2012 10:58:02 AM     (No. 9047848)

"Obama: I am the dictator"

Headline corrected.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MrYules, 12/4/2012 11:05:41 AM     (No. 9047859)

When push ("putsch"?) comes to shove, what power (real power - the power to kill) do "courts" have? None. The black robes have wordy arguments, clever questions, and No Power. They will be swept aside by the increasing dictatorship unless they embrace it, celebrate it, and help advance it. Recall the movie "Pelican Brief". Yes, a fictional account, but a story of murder of a Supreme Court Justice. The theme is prophetic: a scrawny and terminally-ill "Justice" quickly and efficiently murdered because he was "inconvenient" to those who would be "god" among their fellow men. The "courts" cannot be relied upon to reverse this mess. The People will have to do the work - or become the new "kulaks" in the "transformation of America".



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Reply 3 - Posted by: fourpmfox, 12/4/2012 11:36:32 AM     (No. 9047915)

L´état c´est moi!!!!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Happy Trails, 12/4/2012 12:02:06 PM     (No. 9048004)

Aunt Jemima and Papa Doc are no way attractive to this citizen. If we are headed for destruction, could we see a little with the kenyan rat brand too, Republican go alongs?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Attila DiMedici, 12/4/2012 12:08:16 PM     (No. 9048022)

One of the reasons that "liberals" are happy to use these tactics is that they know that these tactics cannot be used against them. By definition, you cannot restore the rule of law by using tactics which ignore the rule of law.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bugboy, 12/4/2012 12:14:11 PM     (No. 9048037)

This President will prove to be the most lawless ever elected. Mark my words Obama will attempt to get a third term if not more. His current use of Executive Orders borders on a quasi dictatorship now.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: master sergeant, 12/4/2012 12:16:29 PM     (No. 9048038)

Our Founding Fathers gave us the 2nd Amendment for this very reason. They understood human psychology! Today, exercise your 2nd Amendment Right - Buy your firearm of choice!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: OdinsAcolyte, 12/4/2012 12:36:22 PM     (No. 9048090)

Oh my God!

I just cannot believe my ears...

If we do not fight I really gotta go. Land of my fathers; I cannot stand and watch and cannot abide this slow death of freedom.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: LanieLou, 12/4/2012 3:26:23 PM     (No. 9048388)

More congress critters need to realize Obama is rendering them useless. He doesn´t even need to dissolve congress... just demonize & ignore them, as he has since 2010.

Obama mocks & demonizes both congress & the Supremes...and only they can stop this dictatorship, before it´s too late.

He´s built his civilian army thru unions, Code Pinko & MoveOn.org; Now Obama is getting rid of any military leaders that remain patriots.

I´d say screw the cliff... save the republic. He´s violated enough laws to impeach him.



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Reply 10 - Posted by: aintnojoke, 12/4/2012 3:28:32 PM     (No. 9048389)

"I represent the law." - From the Wild Bunch

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Muguy, 12/4/2012 4:49:24 PM     (No. 9048528)

With apologies to the "Wizard of Id"...

The King is a Fink!

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