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Another line crossed
New York Post, by Editorial

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Posted By:StormCnter, 2/21/2014 4:36:42 AM

No sooner did President Obama publicly warn that “there will be consequences if people step over the line” in Kiev than a hastily declared truce evaporated Thursday in a wave of bloodshed. So much for Obama’s threats. Fact is, the president showed just how credible his warnings are when he allowed Syria to cross his chemical-weapons “red line” with impunity. Other retreats and concessions by Washington — in Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Russia and elsewhere — have only reinforced America’s image as weak and not to be feared. America is quickly losing its ability to shape world events. And in Ukraine, it’s beyond tragic.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Trigger2, 2/21/2014 4:43:46 AM     (No. 9740728)

I imagine the Ukraine and Putin are shaking in their boots. NOT.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: planetgeo, 2/21/2014 5:01:02 AM     (No. 9740738)

Hilarious. Putin´s more afraid of Pussy Riot than of President Mom Jeans.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: PChristopher, 2/21/2014 5:27:30 AM     (No. 9740747)

One has to wonder if that traitor that calls itself President isn´t doing these inane and insane things exactly so the US will lose credibility worldwide.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Th-Gr-Sil-Majority, 2/21/2014 5:29:28 AM     (No. 9740749)

...I trust that neither he nor his handlers, truly expected anyone to listen to him...



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Reply 5 - Posted by: uno, 2/21/2014 6:47:02 AM     (No. 9740793)

´I´ll have more flexibility after election´

I´ll bet this Peace-Prize stealing, red line...pink line...salmon line...fuchsia line...maroon line...puce line-drawing, two-bit, belly-aching, Bush-blaming bonehead is touching his toes right about now!!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: reilly, 2/21/2014 7:12:46 AM     (No. 9740811)


Barry Dingle´s lines were on a table of course, never in the sand.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: M2, 2/21/2014 7:41:26 AM     (No. 9740842)

Let’s face it: Obama has a credibility problem. Timorous “leading from behind” has been the hallmark of his foreign policy. No one fears his “consequences.”

While it is true that most people know O cannot be trusted for just about everything, it´s meaningless for two reasons: One, Obama doesn´t care -- about anything except his agenda. Two, the domestic agenda trumps everything. He is on the way toward a Communist/Socialist America and has completed Step One - Socialized medicine.

Step Two, is the control of the flow of information to the people, which he´s floated in this latest FCC balloon regarding putting his footsoldiers in news outlets.

None of what he says publicly matters. We can´t be distracted by that. Behind the curtain, Communism is being implemented in every Agency we´ve got, every institution. THAT is what matters and the sooner we realize that, the sooner we can nip these outwardly innocuous policies in the bud. They will kill America, and Obama & Co. will be holding the bloody sword while we suck our thumbs wondering how it could have happened in America.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Rinktum, 2/21/2014 9:13:56 AM     (No. 9740986)

Obama is comfortable with ultimate government power over its people. I don´t believe people longing to be free of government oppression moves him much. It never does anyone with an authoritarian bent.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Udanja99, 2/21/2014 9:33:23 AM     (No. 9741026)

Close, #8. Apparently the only instance of powerful government control over people which still eats away at zippy was imperial Britain.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Patchy groundfog, 2/21/2014 1:09:35 PM     (No. 9741364)

Putin´s view: Obama is to America as Ray Nagin is to New Orleans.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: GreatPlains, 2/21/2014 1:12:15 PM     (No. 9741369)

President Chicken Kiev has been making threats to Putin using chess analogies.
I expect today he´ll resort to Candy Crush analogies.
Putin flicks off Barry´s empty threats like every world tyrant and terrorist does .
No one is afraid of our national empty suit.
It´s so bad that that the Ukraine government is giving Hagel the busy signal and the finger .
It would be funny if it wasn´t so serious.
It´s going to be a long three years of our national and global disaster .


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Reply 12 - Posted by: wexfordcounty, 2/21/2014 2:43:44 PM     (No. 9741478)

Is Putin afraid of Pussy Riot? OK, I admit I just wanted to type "Pussy Riot."

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Reply 13 - Posted by: JediJerry, 2/21/2014 6:55:55 PM     (No. 9741700)

These red lines are long deep wide flowing lines of blood from those killed. How much blood it takes for enough of it to be crossed is of no importance to The Golf Commander. His rhetoric is ignored and laughed at. His concern is not human rights and freedom, only with growing government and fundamentally transforming this nation from a free society to a country and people totally controlled by the government, just like what´s happening in Syria and the Ukraine. Why would he ever stop his comrades? He will not stop them. His concern now is saying there is irrefutable evidence of man made global warming in the face of irrefutable scientific evidence that it does not exist. He says it and it is so. Now take care of it on his command. We must save the planet for the children you know.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 2/22/2014 3:35:27 AM     (No. 9741938)

If he cared about the people of eastern Europe, he wouldn´t have canceled the missile defense shield in Poland.

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