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Low Information Voters?
How about a Low
Information President?

American Thinker, by Bruce Johnson

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Posted By:magnante, 2/28/2013 7:12:06 AM

There is a real possibility, a strong likelihood, that President Obama knows nothing of the nuts and bolts, the details and realities of the positions he promotes. He rides the Starship Air Force One, thrills adolescent crowds and frames himself with federal employees while orating vapid clichés dowsed in demagoguery. He drives the fancy car but needs help filling it with gas and couldn´t point to the air filter if you popped the hood. Imagery sans leadership. Celebrity is the accomplishment here

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: alpha91c, 2/28/2013 8:15:23 AM     (No. 9200491)

Well he certainly knows how to wreck the economy and destroy the American Culture. He has all that down to a fine art.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Leshno, 2/28/2013 9:02:02 AM     (No. 9200581)

Read the last sentence. Mr. Johnson so eloquently nails it!!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: steveracer, 2/28/2013 9:04:21 AM     (No. 9200593)

Good article, but Obama is more than a one trick pony. He only wants us to see the one (trojan) pony. His other horses are busy tearing down the country.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Clinger, 2/28/2013 9:14:18 AM     (No. 9200616)

I suspect he is the least educated president we have ever had. Corpsman? How do you get through life past 40 years of age without learining the term. You have to live in a bubble. And that I believe is how he has lived, sealed in an inner circle of leftists with minimal exposure to the rest of us.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: WyoEagle, 2/28/2013 9:24:50 AM     (No. 9200645)

Ouch! This is exactly what I believe.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Hugh Akston, 2/28/2013 9:32:41 AM     (No. 9200666)

#1 - He doesn´t know how to do anything but rabble rouse, and even then he has to be told what words to use. He is the hood ornament, the tool, not the brains. He´s so smart he doesn´t realize he and Michelle are disposable.

Read the last 3 bullet point paragraphs over and over. Send them to your Obama ´friends´.

The president operates only on the information he is given.

Obama´s non-engagement and aversion to compromise is actually seated in his complete lack of knowledge,...

It is becoming apparent that the President is purposely kept in a bubble by his handlers,...

In other words, he is a fraud.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 2/28/2013 9:33:07 AM     (No. 9200669)

Most of us knew from the outset that Obama was an ´affirmative action´ president. Absolutely unqualified to hold the position, but far too much of a ´token black´ not to win it.

What passes for the brains of liberals, eh?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: LAW428, 2/28/2013 9:44:26 AM     (No. 9200697)

I don´t think Obama knows much of anything, only that he gets all the perks and can spend other people´s money. He´s handled and fed information, for sure. He can´t barely hold a conversation without a teleprompter.


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Reply 9 - Posted by: LAW428, 2/28/2013 9:45:25 AM     (No. 9200700)

Ooops, sorry, should be "can barely hold"

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Reply 10 - Posted by: smcchk, 2/28/2013 9:55:18 AM     (No. 9200717)

The Kardashian President.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: nonsense, 2/28/2013 10:31:53 AM     (No. 9200808)

Increasingly I am getting the feeling that the puppetmaster is losing control of his oh-so-willing puppet. Must be quite the pipeline of demagoguery from the Soros funded agencies to ValJar and into mr. o´s ear piece.

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