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President Barack Obama
finds voice, but task’s huge

New York Daily News, by James Warren

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Posted By:FlyRight, 4/9/2013 6:47:16 AM

WASHINGTON — President Obama may be tilting at windmills, but the wind is at his back. His latest eloquent speech on guns, inspired by the Sandy Hook massacre, came Monday amid doubts about gun control legislation passing Congress. For now, he looks weak up against the National Rifle Association, spending much of the speech simply pleading for opponents not to block votes

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: revdeppisch316, 4/9/2013 6:52:41 AM     (No. 9266403)

A man of "speeches" becoming ever not-so-eloquent. Talk is cheap, vacations and golf outings are not!
Work is hard, playing president seems to come easy.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: dwillyc, 4/9/2013 7:03:11 AM     (No. 9266411)

Found his voice? This guy never shuts up!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: mythman, 4/9/2013 7:09:44 AM     (No. 9266419)

The teleprompter gave the speech, not OweBowma.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: VinGoombatz, 4/9/2013 7:12:48 AM     (No. 9266425)

"Eloquent" only in the sense that a good hypnotist is eloquent.



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Reply 5 - Posted by: Spidey, 4/9/2013 7:13:21 AM     (No. 9266427)

Maybe people have just figured out Obama is a snake oil salesman. Nothing he said about Obamacare turned out to be true and all the lies were intentional.Continuing to exploit sandyhook victims shows he´s losing the argument and the NRA has nothing to do with it,it´s bitter clingers to the Constitution that are giving him fits.

When Obama sees people can no longer afford cable TV,he rejoices in it because it´s a sign the middle class lifestyle is being beaten down. You don´t hear lofos complaining about losing cable.

Obama always has and always will be the president of liberal America only and that´s why he won´t work to find middle ground because that means caving to the right.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Janjan, 4/9/2013 7:15:43 AM     (No. 9266432)

Warren explains it very well. Liberals care about eloquent speeches that will persuade the ignorant masses. We care about our liberty and the future of our Country.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: suziesuburbanite, 4/9/2013 7:16:06 AM     (No. 9266435)

"spending much of the speech simply pleading for opponents not to block votes"
Leaders don´t plead but then again no one ever accused bambam of being a leader

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Reply 8 - Posted by: suedotsue, 4/9/2013 7:28:09 AM     (No. 9266451)

I guess we the people don´t figure in this.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Passion, 4/9/2013 8:12:31 AM     (No. 9266509)

These liberals really are just stupid idiots...sorry, nothing more than that. This idea that it´s the almighty NRA that is running the agenda is just sophistry of the lowest sort. It´s not the NRA - it´s well over a hundred million adults, many of whom are NOT members - who AGREE with the NRA - that´s driving this agenda. BEAM ME UP!!!!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: udanja99, 4/9/2013 8:20:33 AM     (No. 9266523)

Maybe if he got on his knees to do his pleading a few more people might listen. /s

He talks so much that people have tuned him out.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: mickturn, 4/9/2013 9:25:36 AM     (No. 9266597)

Talk, nothing but talk!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: jimmiet, 4/9/2013 10:14:06 AM     (No. 9266687)

If Americans had no guns it would not be pleading, and cajoling. Frogmarching citizens into reeducation camps would be more like it!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Marzon, 4/9/2013 12:16:12 PM     (No. 9266943)

On every one of these gun control threads the rabbit attacks the NRA and never comes up with any suggestions, despite claims of deep familiarity with the Mental Health system.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: kafir091101, 4/9/2013 3:05:43 PM     (No. 9267234)

#7:

First of all, LaPierre was on the scene long before Obama was and will still be here long after Obama is in the ´Dust Bin of History´.

Not one single law passed or proposed would have prevented the shootings at Virginia Tec/Tuscon/Aurora/Sandy Hook.

All but Tuscon were ´GUN FREE´ zones!

Strong Mental Health reporting laws could have prevented use of firearms by those mass-killers but those perps may have just decided to use gasoline or explosives instead.

If the rag-heads in the deserts can figure out how to build IUDs, why cant a dirt-bag in the US, with internet access, do the same?

How may children in a first grade class would die horrible deaths if a 2-liter bottle of flaming gasoline was thrown into their room?

How about that dirt-bag in TX who just used an XactoKnife to slice-up and hospitalize a dozen victims on a Texas college campus ?

I am the NRA

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