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Obama has painted himself
into a corner

American Thinker, by Thomas Lifson

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Posted By:magnante, 8/28/2013 9:40:39 AM

Not only is there no outcome of an attack on Syria that would benefit the United States, President Obama has already denied he has the authority to take such action. It takes ineptitude of historic dimension to fashion such a no-win situation in world politics. President Obama has already said a president can´t take military action without congressional approval, and Vice President Biden has stated that it would be grounds for impeachment.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Salt5792, 8/28/2013 9:48:42 AM     (No. 9495162)

And ironically, Obama´s actions on Syria so far are more intelligent than anything he´s done in US domestic affairs.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: scribe35, 8/28/2013 9:57:06 AM     (No. 9495187)

Too bad he doesn´t do it so we could impeach him!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: 68BattleofBealeVet, 8/28/2013 9:58:52 AM     (No. 9495194)

Like we need more grounds for impeachment.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: snakeoil, 8/28/2013 10:04:55 AM     (No. 9495206)

What would be the difference between this and Libya? He fired thousands of missiles at Libya without the approval of Congress. He didn´t even tell them what he was doing. When ØDumbø paints himself into a corner he plays golf. In a few weeks this will be forgotten and it´s on to new outrages.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 8/28/2013 10:10:39 AM     (No. 9495218)

Well, who cares what Biden thinks or says, certainly not the Leader, but I am surprised Obama would not stall by going to Congress and getting cover for his actions.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: FL_Absentee_Voter, 8/28/2013 10:14:09 AM     (No. 9495223)

Syria is not worth one American missile or bomb, let alone a soldier´s or airman´s life. The scenario is near-perfect right now: Assad gets to kill his muslim enemies, his enemies get to kill his muslim friends, we get to watch it all between football games, and obama gets drawn and quartered on the world stage.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: bpl40, 8/28/2013 10:17:25 AM     (No. 9495230)

If Bush, Reagan or any other Republican Chief Executive has done this, then yes, the headline is correct. But this sorry excuse for DNA was installed there with full protection and multiple escape routes against such ´corners´. If he could be cornered then such a worthless man would never have made it to the top.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 8/28/2013 10:27:06 AM     (No. 9495250)

The communist propaganda wing of Obama´s cabal will have trouble getting their dictator out of this corner.
ABC has already tried spinning the ´red line´ story into meaning something else but the world isn´t buying what Obama´s minions are.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: amylu, 8/28/2013 10:40:19 AM     (No. 9495270)

Check out the photo of Obama on Drudge where he is not-so-subtly giving the four finger salute to America.

He sickens me.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 8/28/2013 10:40:57 AM     (No. 9495271)

Obama has probably never held a paint brush in his hand in his life. They don´t come in a LEFT handed version. The closest he has come is ROUND, such as basketballs and golf balls.
Many of his actions as President are completely contrary to his actions in a previous life.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 8/28/2013 11:36:13 AM     (No. 9495377)

Last time we saw him he was cowering under his desk. How´d he get into the corner without tracking the wet paint?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: mickturn, 8/28/2013 12:25:40 PM     (No. 9495459)

Nothing to see here, MOVE ON...it´s the paint bucket´s fault.

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