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Obama’s Hypocritic Oath
National Review Online, by Victor Davis Hanson

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Posted By:StormCnter, 2/12/2013 5:19:06 AM

Barack Obama has a habit of identifying a supposed crisis in collective morality, damning the straw men “them” who engage in such ethical lapses, soaring with rhetorical bromides — and then, to national quiet, doing more or less the exact things he once swore were ruining the country. Washington will always be a city of hypocrisies, as one would expect when astronomical amounts of money and political power collide. What is striking about the recent disclosures about Obama’s tenure is not that his embarrassments are all that different from embarrassments of other administrations,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: JimS, 2/12/2013 5:37:17 AM     (No. 9171384)

Obama is a hypocrite and a liar on everything from his birthplace to Obamacare (you can keep your doctor if you like him; your insurance costs won´t increase), and everything in between.
In fact, it is hard to find any statement or comment by Obama that isn´t either a lie, or built on a lie, including his skeet shooting and his golf score. I could list thousands of hypocritical lies.
He is detestable, despicable anti-Christ.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lilo, 2/12/2013 5:52:37 AM     (No. 9171389)

Agree with poster 1, but do not EVER forget the part the MSM has played in this. They have consistantly betrayed their journalistic responsibilities to worship at his feet. Obama is only one man, but his worshippers in the press have portrayed him as all things to all people, and one who can do no wrong.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/12/2013 5:57:24 AM     (No. 9171394)

Most of the people watciing this fiasco tonight will be looking for signs that Obama is moving forward on giving them more or new benefits.Investments in education is a buzz phrase for teachers unions and student loan forgiveness.

one of Obama´s latest promises is everybody deserves a comfortable house. Imagine what that would cost.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Grace Veritas, 2/12/2013 6:13:37 AM     (No. 9171414)

Nice, depressing article, except for the setup statement near the beginning, that "realization [of Obama´s multifaceted hypocrisy] is starting to damage his presidency as much as its actual shortcomings."

Davis presents no evidence that such is the case (since there is none), and at the end of the piece seems to admit that all will continue as before, including mainstream press adoration. So where´s the "damaged presidency?"

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Judith, 2/12/2013 7:28:19 AM     (No. 9171504)

How do you make an oath to something you declared, years ago, to be a flawed and irrelevant document?

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