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Ignatius Begs Obama: Spare Rubio
Rushlimbaugh.com, by Rush Limbaugh

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 2/11/2013 5:42:49 PM

RUSH: A most amazing thing, to me, anyway. This may not be that big a deal to you, but to me it is. I found this on Newsbusters. I didn´t actually see this. Chris Matthews has a syndicated show that runs on Sundays throughout the country. This is not his nightly MSNBC tingle-up-the-leg show. And on his show yesterday was Washington Post columnist David Ignatius who literally begged Obama, implored Obama not to destroy Marco Rubio in the upcoming immigration debate. I think this is a tantamount admission to what´s going on.


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Stlouislaxbros dad, 2/11/2013 6:00:29 PM     (No. 9170905)

Senator Rubio is a grown man.

I believe he can withstand the attacks of a tyrant.

What person being questioned about the attributes of the President of the United States would say trying to destroy people is an admirable way to lead?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Beca, 2/11/2013 7:26:01 PM     (No. 9171022)

Bullies destroy people. Presidents use more tact. Oh wait we´re talking about Obama. Forget it. But seriously. Rubio is smarter than Barry. Not worried

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Reply 3 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 2/11/2013 7:33:06 PM     (No. 9171028)

Anyone but Rubio in 2016. Even Hillary would be preferable, provided we keep a GOP House. Rubio has McCain disease -- he desperately wants to be loved by the liberal media. You cannot trust a man like that -- biography or no biography, fancy suit and all.
He has no accomplishments, other than being a career politician with a hot wife. He has already shown a willingness to sell out the GOP with his Schumer amnesty plan. Some of you are falling for this con just like the liberals fell for Oblama. The difference with Rubio is he doesn´t have the rhetorical gifts

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Polecat49, 2/12/2013 12:30:07 AM     (No. 9171279)

Senator Rubio, PLEASE respond to zero and his regime of dirty, marxist, democRAT LIES, WHEN they are told. If they are LIES, call them LIES and don´t do what the idiot romney did, and just try to laugh them off. There are about 50 percent of the voters who buy that crap, hook, line and sinker. Don´t give them an inch or they will murder your reputation and them laugh in your face about it.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: PoliticalJunky, 2/12/2013 4:16:05 AM     (No. 9171354)

No. 3 must never have heard Rubo speak or he would not have written his last sentence.
The man can talk with the best of them.

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