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No sex, please, we’re Republicans
Washington Times, by Wesley Pruden

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Posted By:Pluperfect, 1/28/2014 5:06:20 AM

Some of the Republicans in Washington missed the birds-and-bees lecture at daddy’s knee. Their leader was puzzling Monday over a libido — what it is, who has one and what to do with it — on the eve of President Obama’s State of the Union address, when he is expected to elaborate on his scheme to suspend the Constitution. There’s lots to say about Mr. Obama and his plot, unilaterally lifting the threat of deportation of an entire class of illegal aliens, bypassing Senate confirmation of his most egregious appointments, altering work requirements under welfare reform and announcing that the federal

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: sanchin, 1/28/2014 5:52:50 AM     (No. 9708449)

It is the Republicans natural position to be on their knees asking for forgiveness. Difficult to lead when on their knees.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 1/28/2014 6:50:51 AM     (No. 9708483)

Why is a big deal being made of a speech some also-ran has made?

It saddens me that Reince Priebus is the GOP leader. Steele would have been better! (and he was a disaster)

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Reply 3 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 1/28/2014 8:43:14 AM     (No. 9708634)

I´m confident that as long as the GOP keeps morons like Huckabee and Rick Sanctimonium around, its days are numbered. Social issues are a loser. Stop talking about social issues. This is all you need to know, GOP morons: stop taxing, stop spending, stop borrowing, shrink the government. Everything else follows. A government that spends no money cannot buy abortions. Get it? You don´t have to say "abortion", or "libido". In fact, say nothing. Shut up, and shut off the money.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Felixcat, 1/28/2014 9:11:19 AM     (No. 9708682)

If taxpayers are paying for contraceptives, etc then I expect politicanms of either party and gender to discuss it. The Dems started the War on Women meme and any attempt to challenge this false narrative by a Republican is attacked. Enough already.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Whamdbambam, 1/28/2014 9:51:05 AM     (No. 9708763)

I´m certain that Revvrum Huckabuck thought it was immensely clever to be able to use the word "libido" in a sentence.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 1/28/2014 11:10:53 AM     (No. 9708903)

It´s a sad thing that something this obvious has to be pointed out to Republicans.

FTA: "Shorn of the bloviation and the tangle of sports metaphors — lobs, passes, serves and spikes — Mr. Priebus concedes that Mike’s point is a good one, and he agrees with it. This could have been the occasion to lob the “war on women” back at the Democrats, exposing it as the phony accusation that everyone knows it is. But Mr. Priebus, like so many Republicans who flinch at the sound of the guns, used the occasion instead to show that he’s housebroken, even if Mike is not.

But enough of the sexy stuff. We’re ready now for the master’s speech about the state of his party’s disaster.



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Reply 7 - Posted by: Iraengneer, 1/28/2014 12:01:30 PM     (No. 9709029)

Very strongly disagree with #4.
It is these very "unmentionable" social issues that are at the heart of the nation´s problems, followed closely by the cowardice in discussing them. Failing to remedy these matters is simply piddling around the edges of the problem.
Matters of integrity and morality can not be isolated into public and private spheres. If your word to your wife means nothing, then why should anyone be surprised that your oath of office is meaningless as well, to be observed only when convenient and not a moment longer.
Yes, we´ve made it worse by subsidizing and otherwise encouraging bad behavior. Let us at the very least say openly that it IS bad behavior. While we´re doing so, let us also dump the idiot notions, including judicial supremacy and the ENTIRE Progressive agenda. Going back to Teddy Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson.

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