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Krauthammer: We have ´a Statue of
Liberty — it’s not a Statue of Equality´

Daily Caller, by Jeff Poor

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Posted By:sparky86, 1/28/2013 2:45:25 AM

Over the weekend, Washington Post columnist Charles Krauthammer spoke at the National Review Institute Summit in Washington, D.C. During a question-and-answer session, he was asked if he thought President Barack Obama would attempt to hand-pick his successor in order to help guide the country down a path to “socialism.” Krauthammer began his response by advising against using that term. “I would just caution you about using the word, ‘socialism,’” Krauthammer said. “The reason is it is too broad a term. It encompasses all kinds of socialism, including the nasty totalitarian examples — the Union of Soviet Socialist Republic, Cuba, Korea.”

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It´s a crying shame they don´t teach that in American History class anymore. But I hope he is right and conservatism wins the day...

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Spidey, 1/28/2013 3:16:36 AM     (No. 9143464)

Even though the federal budget has been bloated by 100´s of billions,since the senate last passed one in 2010,there´s not nearly enough money in it for Obama to "finish the job".

So,what´s happening now is the House has told the senate to pass a budget or they won´t get paid.I guess the hope is the dems will load the new budget up with billions more in tax increases and make the public hate them.5 years ago this may have been a good plan but today´s people would have a parade with a huge tax increase going through.
I hope this isn´t a case where the bear trapper gets his own leg caught in the trap.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: steveW, 1/28/2013 4:27:08 AM     (No. 9143487)

The Statue of Equality - isn´t that Lenin´s Tomb?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: uno, 1/28/2013 6:04:03 AM     (No. 9143523)

Socialism is the Bridge between Capitalism and Communism and I´ve got a pretty good idea which way the direction of traffic is going!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 1/28/2013 7:26:56 AM     (No. 9143566)

So Krauthammer gets asked a snarky, preaching-to-the-choir, type of question, then answers carefully and responsibly. I´m starting to like him.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Achilles, 1/28/2013 8:09:44 AM     (No. 9143614)

I disagree with the the good doctor. Obama deserves no respect-- he is out to destroy this country.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: manitouman, 1/28/2013 12:27:10 PM     (No. 9144299)

Sometimes a headline just makes me smile . . .

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