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Time for Obama to punch hard
The Hill [Washington, DC], by Juan Williams

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 1/27/2014 11:09:17 AM

As President Obama goes to Capitol Hill for his State of the Union address he is telling the world he is fed up with Congress — the paralysis and the GOP obstruction — but his anger is secondary to signs that he is a demoralized lame duck. In his recent, lengthy interview with the New Yorker magazine, the president comes across as passive in the face of his difficulties with the hyper-partisan Congress. He is portrayed as a politician who dislikes mixing with members of Congress, twisting arms, offering favors or pulling federal aid to move his congressional agenda. The president all

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What reckless and irresponsible rhetoric this is! I´m sure he would have felt the same way if George W. Bush had done this. s/o These insane Democrats really do frighten me.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: lydwho, 1/27/2014 11:13:39 AM     (No. 9707433)

This racist Juan Williams is only exceeded in his hate of the Whites by Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton!!!!

Why does Fox News keep paying this SOB?????

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Reply 2 - Posted by: krause, 1/27/2014 11:19:42 AM     (No. 9707446)

´Juan Williams is an author and political analyst for Fox News Channel.´

Juan is not an ´analyst.´ He is not objective at all. He is a dem talking head. I cringe when he is on Brett´s panel.



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Reply 3 - Posted by: TrueBlueWfan, 1/27/2014 11:20:00 AM     (No. 9707448)

Juan, the same electorate that put your messupiah in office also put the Repubicans in control of the House. They are supposed to be equal branches of government.

Barry can throw a hissy fit if he wants to, but the Constitution must be adhered to. Shame on the Republican establishment for not insisting on this more strenuously, because Barry has gotten away with way to much extra-Constitutional behavior.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 1/27/2014 11:24:47 AM     (No. 9707458)

Juan, are you advising our Thug-In-Chief to engage in the "Knock-Out Game?"
Which whitey Congressman should he pick as his first victim? Cruz? Boehner?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Taylor1066, 1/27/2014 11:33:37 AM     (No. 9707469)

1) Dems, in their zeal to create a self-sustaining bucket of donation money and political patronage, create a huge and costly problem.

2) Dems create a villain to blame, usually this is the industry they´re trying to co-op or the Republican party.

3) Dems call for (pick all that apply): "more regulation", "more taxation", "criminal investigation."

4) Repeat until country is sucked dry. The: Blame Republicans for failure of the country.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: jglas, 1/27/2014 11:47:05 AM     (No. 9707495)

The Tea Party consists mostly of middle aged, middle class mostly non-political people who primarily want less taxes, smaller government and government that follows the constitution. Those are very ordinary American expectations of their government. Anyone who characterizes them as right wing extremism can only be a leftwing extremist himself. Juan apparently wants Obama to rule with a clenched fist and damn the congress (who, at least in the house, consist mostly of Milquetoasts). Obama´s problems are entirely self inflicted largely by the use of unconstitutional executive orders and unconstitutional selective enforcement of the law. Encouraging him to continue down that path is encouraging impeachment. Better be careful what you ask for Juan.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Redneck In NY, 1/27/2014 11:49:39 AM     (No. 9707501)

Gawd, couldn´t even read the article. What a sycophant Juan is. Im embarassed for him as a male that he could write such drivel.

Get of yer knees fer Christ´s Sake Juan!! Be a man, go out in the woods and chop down a tree or shoot a deer. Try, just try to get your testosterone glands producing again!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: lylacat, 1/27/2014 12:02:21 PM     (No. 9707518)

Poor intellectually deprived Juan Williams; this moron really does not have a clue. I also wonder why Fox pays Juan. He rants on about how great 0bama is, and I think he really believes it. Juan is arrogant; he talks and talks, and when it is someone else´s turn to talk, Juan just can´t shut his piehole. It is really hard to watch Juan on tv.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: god of irony, 1/27/2014 12:06:05 PM     (No. 9707521)

Oooh Mr. William! Such violent language. You better be careful, I would hate for you to face the same "targeted" scrutiny as Sarah Palin.

Just an observation but isn´t it ironic that so many minorities blindly submit to the Collectivists who want to control people instead of siding with the Individualists who are for freedom?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: spahrkl, 1/27/2014 12:09:00 PM     (No. 9707527)

Jaun is pathetic.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Jiobaobubai, 1/27/2014 12:31:19 PM     (No. 9707560)

I can picture it now:

"You brute, you brute, you brute!"

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Reply 12 - Posted by: right-turn, 1/27/2014 12:57:43 PM     (No. 9707606)

I have a suggestion for Juan and the president. Try giving a speech and NOT lying!

Think Juan would like to take a bet whether the president will tell more than one lie in his speech?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Bla Bla, 1/27/2014 1:40:09 PM     (No. 9707690)

But he can´t Juan. He punches like a girl. Sucks to be you.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: goose, 1/27/2014 1:50:32 PM     (No. 9707709)

#11-- was that a Blazing Saddles reference?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/27/2014 1:51:55 PM     (No. 9707711)

Juan, that IS the problem, Obie HAS been punching hard at conservatives...then he tries to be ´friends´...never gonna work!

You, on the other hand, need to get a life, you certainly aren´t earning 1/100th of your Fox Salary!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: strike3, 1/27/2014 9:59:47 PM     (No. 9708261)

This advice is coming from a lapdog who has obviously been punched a little too hard and too often himself. The few brain cells he had have turned to Jello.

Anybody who gets fired from NPR has only one logical choice, suicide. What was Fox thinking?

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