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Dr. Carson’s Prescription
Wall Street Journal, by John Fund

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Posted By:Drive, 2/15/2013 9:23:22 AM

Dr. Ben Carson, a renowned pediatric neurosurgeon who helped lead the first surgery separating twins joined at the head, has received a fair amount of attention in his 61 years. But none of it before begins to compare to the response he has gotten since he spoke at the February 7 National Prayer Breakfast with President Obama sitting five feet away. While most of his remarks were motivational or spiritual, he made some pointed political comments about the need for freer markets in health care and a less complicated tax code

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 2/15/2013 9:36:05 AM     (No. 9177820)

Carson displays more intellect in a sixty second clip than Obama has in an entire lifetime of affirmative action preferential treatment.

Guess when the president himself didn´t actually do anything to *earn* his lofty position - it´s understandable how upset he gets when compared to individuals with actual mental acumen...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: WAN2, 2/15/2013 9:39:00 AM     (No. 9177830)

SHOULD Dr. Carson have a political future, it will need to draw from his boyhood violent streak.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: jimmiet, 2/15/2013 9:51:50 AM     (No. 9177864)

Dr Carson clearly demonstrates the lack of common sense that permeates political reality. God bless you Dr. Carson.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: retiree, 2/15/2013 10:25:01 AM     (No. 9177934)

Thought I read where he is to be on Hannity tonight. I have to see that.
As for the prayer breakfast, I have an idea there weren´t a handful of true believers in the mix. If they knew the bible they would know that God only hears the prayers of the righteous.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Dragonslayer2, 2/15/2013 10:29:43 AM     (No. 9177949)

Why doesn´t some enterprising news person ask the President at a news conference how he can justify making federal expenditures which increase the national debt?

Managing not to spend more than you take in ain´t rocket science. Most of us handle it.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: kanphil, 2/15/2013 10:57:05 AM     (No. 9178000)

This one man came up with a nearly complete plan that is affordable and sounds pretty good to the common man. Congress in its brilliance, labored mightly for a year and produced eleven thousand pages of gibberish that at least 56% of Americans hate and cannot afford. Why are we electing those bums?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: JAN, 2/15/2013 11:03:30 AM     (No. 9178009)

All the while the leftists deify the murderer Dorner and excoriate Dr. Carson.

We see the left in all it´s mental illness.

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