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Krauthammer on SOTU: ´This speech is
about spending your way to prosperity´

Daily Caller, by Jeff Poor

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Posted By:Donttaxmebro, 2/13/2013 12:01:01 AM

Washington Post columnist and Fox News contributor Charles Krauthammer on Tuesday criticized President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address as unrealistic and egocentric, arguing that the president made clear he is more concerned about his own image than the realities of governance. Specifically, Krauthammer suggested Obama’s call for legislative transparency was mere lip service that might even backfire on the Democratic Party. “One of the things that these red-state Democrats who are going to go up for re-election in the next year are scared to death about is precisely having to vote,”

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It looks to me like it wasn´t only spending our way to prosperity, but taxing as well!

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Reply 1 - Posted by: rambo77, 2/13/2013 12:14:41 AM     (No. 9173435)

One of these days the died in the wool, yellow dog democrats are going to realize they have been suckered all these years. Most will just quietly go away and die. The rest of them will put on their big-boy pants and start voting for people who still love our country. When they start replacing the old line democrats with younger thinking republicans, that is the day we´ve all been waiting for and the US of A will come back and regain it´s rightful place as the leader of the free world. But they are going to have to think for themselves and that could be a problem. GOD help us. We must do something.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: CleanhouseinDc, 2/13/2013 12:27:42 AM     (No. 9173441)

#1 - I think it is younger thinking Indepdendents we need. No more Republicans. They are as useless as the Dems.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: Alpha91c, 2/13/2013 1:26:45 AM     (No. 9173471)

The president proposed bold plans.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Country Boy, 2/13/2013 1:39:28 AM     (No. 9173479)

Someday its gonna trickle out that one of obama´s role models is Ferdinand Marcos. Of course obama has more ambition than Ferdinand Marcos, who was just a piker.

"Marcos´ family and cronies looted so much wealth from the country that to this day investigators have difficulty determining precisely how many billions of dollars were stolen. However, it is estimated that Marcos alone stole at least $5 billion from the Filipino treasury.[67][68] The Swiss government, initially reluctant to respond to allegations that stolen funds were held in Swiss accounts ..."

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ferdinand_Marcos

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Alpha91c, 2/13/2013 1:55:29 AM     (No. 9173486)

Well our president also said that by his issuing an executive order he could change the earth´s climate. He has truely assumed God like powers, and by making such a public claim, we should question his sanity.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bighambone, 2/13/2013 2:28:54 AM     (No. 9173495)

What Obama says and what Obama does are usually two different things in the spirit of a true snake oil salesman.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Spidey, 2/13/2013 2:49:26 AM     (No. 9173503)

A lot of dems lost their jobs in 2010,mostly due to the Obamacare backlash.That was before people´s eyes bugged out over their new premiums that were supposed to go down.

Obama has done nothing but lie for 4 years and still people haven´t caught on. One simple but stupid reason is people believe the president isn´t allowed to lie or the media would call him out if he did.

Obama promises billions more in new spending without adding a dime to the deficit and people believe him. Rubio takes a drink of water and that´s their leading storyline.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: King of all trolls, 2/13/2013 3:50:37 AM     (No. 9173512)

I thought the President´s speech was a bore. Proposal, proposal, proposal. Compromise, compromise, compromise. He is setting a trap for 2014. He´s going to throw the kitchen sink at the GOP, and many of his offerings will be reasonable, but he knows the GOP cannot strike deals with him because his brand is so toxic. So instead he´s going to campaign across the country about the "obstructionist Republicans". The GOP must pick their battles wisely.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: sparky86, 2/13/2013 4:04:16 AM     (No. 9173515)

Only things I thought that mattered were the Afghanistan pullout and the immigration stuff. Everything else was kind if wishful thinking unless you´re trying to get what Obama´s philosophy is. But we know that already.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: beamer, 2/13/2013 5:05:50 AM     (No. 9173527)

Our communist president wants to spend more of your money to support more Democrats in office. Wheee! Ain´t this fun! The lying crook takes off his mask. Impeach him!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: bob913, 2/13/2013 9:30:46 AM     (No. 9173865)

FDR tried this and the depression was made worse and lasted for over a decade. Because the democrats are in charge and Boehner and McConnell are going along with the huge taxes and spending we are seeing a repeat of the depression along with the coverup by the news media of how bad it is.

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