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Speaking truth to power
about Obama

American Thinker, by Thomas Lifson

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Posted By:magnante, 8/27/2013 10:01:51 AM

It´s getting so that you have to be a true believer in the mainstream media not to notice that Barack Obama´s presidency is floundering. His signature legislative accomplishment Obamacare is a disaster and his foreign policy has belly-flopped. And now, we may be at the brink of highly unpopular military engagement in Syria with no prospect of an outcome that would be beneficial to the United States. It´s so bad that important writers on our side are not mincing so many words anymore. As the first black president, Obama enjoyed a halo in the media

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: nimby, 8/27/2013 10:15:49 AM     (No. 9493419)

Where is Chrissy Tingles screaming " all racists"? That will be this evening?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Illinois Resident, 8/27/2013 10:17:15 AM     (No. 9493423)

It is about time; the question is will the democrats get so disgusted that they get rid of him like his Illinois prison buddy, Blagojevich?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Pearson365, 8/27/2013 10:44:26 AM     (No. 9493457)

Correction: He´s the first mulatto president. His mother was white while the man who fathered him was black.

Obama is adept at playing black because he needed 95% of black votes, with 100% in many voting districts. Plus, he needed the young white voters who view blacks as cool, cooler than any white Repub. Finally, Obama knows that he has the protection of being black, no matter how often he fails, no matter how wasteful he is of our money no matter how much worse he´ll leave the country than when he first took the oath of office.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: miceal, 8/27/2013 10:46:32 AM     (No. 9493461)

Ah, King Midas O´Bama with the reverse midas touch. EVERYTHING he touches turns to crap...

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Reply 5 - Posted by: sherlock, 8/27/2013 10:53:26 AM     (No. 9493480)

fta:It´s going to be a long three and a half years for Obama and America. Failures will continue because Obama has no self-correcting mechanisms, and the ability of the media to maintain an information cofferdam around him delcines with each day.

We need to keep praying that every lie he tells, and every thing he does is rightly exposed
I think that prayers is helping to expose this very evil person.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: jalo1951, 8/27/2013 12:02:26 PM     (No. 9493591)

3 1/2 years is a long time. We are already on a quick slide through a rat hole to hell. As America burns he and moochelle will be planning their next vacation. You can take a lot of vacations in 3 1/2 years. If hillary gets in she will finish off what obama could not get done. I don´t want to say we are doomed but it doesn´t look good.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: OhMy, 8/27/2013 12:06:14 PM     (No. 9493600)

This one is a three-for, extensive quotes from three other columns the same day highlighting Obama failures!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: zbogwan2, 8/27/2013 12:51:22 PM     (No. 9493659)

Obama´s in such good graces with the MSM that it´s frightening to say the least. Obama´s psyche tells him he can do no wrong and can do as he pleases. Those speaking the truth about Obama will be designated as racists.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: hoosiergirl71, 8/27/2013 1:01:10 PM     (No. 9493677)

Do you notice how many photos picture Obama with a BIG smile on his face. I think he gets his kicks from screwing up in public and riling the other side, knowing the press, Holder, Congress will all absolve him, one way or another.

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