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Obama: Reporters tell me
my ideas are great

The Hill, by Daniel Strauss

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Posted By:Fiesta del sol, 7/25/2013 1:23:11 PM

President Obama said reporters praise his economic proposals as “great” and tell him they are “all good ideas.”Obama made the remarks in a speech Wednesday in Galesburg, Ill., focused on the economy.The address didn’t include any new proposals on the economy, and Republicans criticized Obama for giving an address that was more of the same. But Obama said the news media often praises his ideas."It’s interesting, in the run-up to this speech, a lot of reporters say that, well, Mr. President, these are all good ideas, but some of you’ve said before; some of them sound great,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Keekng, 7/25/2013 1:28:21 PM     (No. 9442165)

The word "delusional" comes to mind.
North Koreans praise their regime leader too.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lilo, 7/25/2013 1:29:57 PM     (No. 9442166)

Well, the press lies to us all the time too, Mr. pResident.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Nashman, 7/25/2013 1:35:37 PM     (No. 9442178)

And, as we all know... reporters always know what´s best for the country and are smarter than anyone else in the world...

And when I think I can´t hate this guy any more than I do...

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Reply 4 - Posted by: nosillod, 7/25/2013 1:38:39 PM     (No. 9442192)

This guy has the maturity of a 3rd grader. He is an embarrassment.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: geoguy, 7/25/2013 1:39:52 PM     (No. 9442195)

Narcissist comes to mind.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: FlatCityGirl, 7/25/2013 1:40:25 PM     (No. 9442197)

You couldn´t write as faction, a pResident stupid enough to articulate a statement that stupid.

Apparently, the pResident has never heard the phrase "Kneepad Media."

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Reply 7 - Posted by: TexasRed, 7/25/2013 1:41:40 PM     (No. 9442199)

We knew Obama was not overly intelligent, but we didn´t know he was dumb enough to believe REPORTERS.
That´s what reporters do, they lie for a living. That´s how they earn their money is by lying.
And Zero is dumb enough to believe them.
Now that´s sadly humorous. I don´t care who you are!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: mc squared, 7/25/2013 1:43:02 PM     (No. 9442205)

I guess the founders never though we´d need a malfeasance clause in the Constitution.

Someone please get the net.


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Reply 9 - Posted by: mitzi, 7/25/2013 1:44:59 PM     (No. 9442209)

I´m reminded of:

All the people had gathered in the main square, pushing and shoving to get a better look. An applause welcomed the regal procession. Everyone wanted to know how stupid or incompetent his or her neighbor was but, as the Emperor passed, a strange murmur rose from the crowd.

Everyone said, loud enough for the others to hear: "Look at the Emperor´s new clothes. They´re beautiful!"


The Emporer´s New Clothes

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Reply 10 - Posted by: horacer, 7/25/2013 1:45:24 PM     (No. 9442210)

When I want economic wisdom my first thought is always what does the White House press corps think.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: mickturn, 7/25/2013 1:52:13 PM     (No. 9442223)

So when you look in the mirror does it say you are beautiful?

Idiot, talking about believing their own press...

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Flipper3, 7/25/2013 1:52:49 PM     (No. 9442225)

Well, they´re not.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: PChristopher, 7/25/2013 2:02:34 PM     (No. 9442245)

One of you is lying ... and you´re both idiots.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Stlouislaxbros dad, 7/25/2013 2:04:48 PM     (No. 9442249)


Uh... didn´t know that at Missouri University´s School of Journalism the students had a major in economics.

Yep... whenever business people want to succeed...they always ask reporters what to do.

Especially Democrat voting reporters.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: ladydawgfan, 7/25/2013 2:18:34 PM     (No. 9442272)

It´s because they´re kissass sycophants, Barry. No other reason. And PS, your ideas suck bigtime!!!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 7/25/2013 3:01:54 PM     (No. 9442341)

You mean you actually talk to Chris Matthews, Mr. President? Dang, you have more nerve than I thought...

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Reply 17 - Posted by: plumnellie, 7/25/2013 3:26:38 PM     (No. 9442401)

I love this statement. If anyone with a brain still thinks Obama is smart..this should dissuade them from ever making that claim again. Dr K.....do you still think Stinky is smart? Noonan? Parker? Of course Mr Pants Crease Brookes still does.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: FenwayFrank, 7/25/2013 3:39:20 PM     (No. 9442422)

Presidential kneepads for all adoring reporters!

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Reply 19 - Posted by: JustCause, 7/25/2013 4:17:22 PM     (No. 9442493)

This moron´s statement is akin to carter getting advice from Amy.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: web, 7/25/2013 4:31:34 PM     (No. 9442505)

I can´t really recall any economic proposals from Hussein, except for the "stimulus," which was just another scam to redistribute our money to leftists.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: lancelink1, 7/25/2013 4:46:46 PM     (No. 9442513)

Never argue with an idiot. They will drag you down to their level and beat you with their experience. That Mr. Present-dent is why they tell you your ideas are great.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/25/2013 10:56:56 PM     (No. 9443021)

Worse yet-you believed them.

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