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President Obama didn’t
misspeak; He lied

Investor´s Business Daily, by Andrew Malcolm

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Posted By:SurferLad, 11/6/2013 9:06:28 AM

Let´s clear up some foggy prevarications polluting President Obama´s ongoing snow job for ObamaCare: If you tell a spouse you´re going to Sam´s Club when you really mean Costco, that´s called misspeaking. However, if you´re president of the United States peddling a legislative tumor called ObamaCare, one that you know will drastically change almost one-fifth of the nation´s economy, you can’t promise: “If you like your doctor, you will be able to keep your doctor. Period. If you like your health care plan, you’ll be able to keep your health care plan. Period.”

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mitzi, 11/6/2013 9:25:30 AM     (No. 9601040)

I´m convinced that for some people, lying is a way of life. Obama has a track record - 1991 bio from his literary agent listing his place of birth as Kenya.

There´s a clinical research report around the internet that shows lying can cause physical and mental health problems.

(August 2012 - Funded by a grant from the John Templeton Foundation, the “Science of Honesty” study was presented recently at the American Psychological Association’s 120th annual convention.)

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Bubbasuncle, 11/6/2013 9:28:18 AM     (No. 9601046)

FTA:"Ironically, the president that night warned opponents against saying that his plan to ultimately centralize American healthcare in the federal government would do things that it wouldn´t do. "If you misrepresent what´s in this plan," Obama threatened, "we will call you out."

Still waiting for the Republican Leadership to call the president out.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: WAN2, 11/6/2013 9:34:44 AM     (No. 9601052)

Come on, folks. We´re tilting at windmills. Bring it on!!! Time to see what/who is left after the collapse.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: scribe35, 11/6/2013 9:35:37 AM     (No. 9601056)

It could be that Obama did not lie. Has anybody checked in the thousands of pages where it might say "if your name is Period you are OK"?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: susieq1, 11/6/2013 9:37:09 AM     (No. 9601060)

In a civilized society one is honest with his fellowman who in turn is also honest. Honor, integrity, respect and truthfulness make a cohesive civilized society. When the truth flees discord, disruption and chaos follows.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: krause, 11/6/2013 9:38:48 AM     (No. 9601065)

I guess we all just...misheard, 29 times!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Pilot222, 11/6/2013 9:58:12 AM     (No. 9601107)

He lied, period. Who is going to punish him, the republicans,media,DOJ,citizens,Nobody!
He has a free pass to do whatever he wants. We are now post constitutional, in a soft dictatorship and the average guy does not care. After Tuesday night, it us worst than I thought.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: EnsignO, 11/6/2013 10:07:01 AM     (No. 9601126)

Finally, a headline from a respected paper puts the truth front and center. After so many columnists dance around the issue of presidential prevarication, Malcolm is like the small child in Hans Christian Anderson´s famous story about an Emperor who loved to wear pretty and new clothes no matter the cost. When that Emperor showed off his newest, very expensive garmets (spun out of a lie)a small child who hadn´t yet learned to hide the truth of what he could see said: "But he doesn´t have anything on!".

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Reply 9 - Posted by: jinx, 11/6/2013 10:09:31 AM     (No. 9601129)

Hillary Clinton coined the word "misspeak" when she was caught lying and could not get out of it. Now they all use the term when caught lying. Obama lied, PERIOD!


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Reply 10 - Posted by: melman, 11/6/2013 10:23:48 AM     (No. 9601155)

Obama himself is a lie. As far as his lying or mispeaking, it would seem after 29 times saying one could keep what they had, someone around him would have corrected what he was spouting.
He outright lied.

But maybe no one knew what was in it until it was passed.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: jimmiet, 11/6/2013 10:25:29 AM     (No. 9601162)

Leftists misspeak. It is only the rest of us who lie. Alinsky 101.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Mobyclik, 11/6/2013 10:27:10 AM     (No. 9601169)

IBD used the L word, now it´s time for the Useless Media to step up and face the facts: HE LIED!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Franz, 11/6/2013 11:21:11 AM     (No. 9601261)


I offer the following distinctions for misspoke, dishonest, lie?

You can say something once or maybe twice and be able to say you misspoke.

Say it 20 to 30 times is at the least dishonest and most probably a lie.

Say that you never said what you said 20 to 30 times is unquestionably a lie, PERIOD!

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Reply 14 - Posted by: ronbet, 11/6/2013 11:40:48 AM     (No. 9601300)

President Obama didn’t misspeak; He lied and he knew he was lying and he chose to keep on lying. He lies about everything. He is a liar, Period.

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