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Devastating Numbers for Obama
In New York Times Poll

Breitbart Big Government, by John Nolte

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Posted By:Dreadnought, 6/24/2014 9:06:37 PM

A week after an NBC News poll showed that the American people had lost faith in Obama´s competence and ability to lead, a new CBS News/New York Times poll has even worse news for a president embattled by his own incompetence, arrogance, and failed policies. In just one month, the president´s job approval rating has shifted a full 9 points against him. Though Obama was still upside on approval by 5 points (43-48%) back in May, he now faces a 14 point deficit of 40-54%. In just one month, disapproval of Obama´s foreign policy has skyrocketed a full 10 points

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mfm, 6/24/2014 9:11:48 PM     (No. 9898495)

The tipping point is long past...Those that still support this fraud and the rape of this Country are beyond dirt to me...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: novakid, 6/24/2014 9:24:35 PM     (No. 9898505)

Indeed. How can 40% be so stupid?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ColoWapiti, 6/24/2014 11:02:00 PM     (No. 9898589)

So? Does anyone believe he will change any of his plans? His positives could be 5% and he would not change course.

He is delusional, narcissistic, and an Alinsky radical, just like Hillary. And, he is determined to destroy us. We need to internalize that, and prepare for what he has in mind.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 6/24/2014 11:44:49 PM     (No. 9898611)

Could we run that poll on L.com for accurate results ?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Really?, 6/25/2014 7:06:46 AM     (No. 9898785)

Thank goodness the polls finally are shifting. I do NOT understand how anyone can support him unless there is simply a large number who just want a free check at everyone else´s expense. There is no doubt that once that group achieves a majority the Country will collapse.

Lets push one issue to the max....close the borders. If that does not happen we are toast. How can anyone support open borders ? Would you support open access to airplanes ?



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Reply 6 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 6/25/2014 7:07:23 AM     (No. 9898787)

South Dakota, here I come!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: privateer, 6/25/2014 7:29:27 AM     (No. 9898805)

Enjoyable read, but the victim of careless editing. E.G. "Today, with an al Qaeda affiliated terrorist group creating its own country by seizing large parts of Iraq (and Syria), only 37% approve of the president´s handling of Iraq while 52% approve."
and: " "....upside on approval by 5 points (43-48%) back in May, he now faces a 14 point deficit of 40-54%." It´s confusing when the approval/disapproval placement changes position.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: dagger, 6/25/2014 7:29:42 AM     (No. 9898806)

Its worse than that. My guess is the true no. is around 35%. Still hard to believe that many morons are in this country.His shield is skin color. A lot of folks can´t get past that.Take away the fear of being called a racist, and the no. drops to 20 - 25%. That´s the looney left that will always be with us. As was said, even if its 0, we´ve still got the Marxist for 2 more years.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: pineledger, 6/25/2014 7:41:22 AM     (No. 9898820)

2, we have a lot of slow learners in this country.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: M2, 6/25/2014 7:46:09 AM     (No. 9898829)

Once again, that 33-37% is his base. Those whose eyes were fairy-dust blinded can now see. They don´t like the view.

With all Obama´s efforts to reach out to the pop culture with his hip-hopping with celebs, talking to kids, wearing mom-jeans and using terms like "stuff like that" and "most folks", he has even failed at pressing his self-created image beyond the lofos.

Despite repeated statements made by the White House and even by the president himself, only 23% believe Obama has "clearly explained" our goals. A whopping 67% disagree.

I wish the question would have been asked differently. Instead of asking whether the president has "clearly explained" our goals, I wish the question would have been, "Do you approve of the president´s goals?"

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Reply 11 - Posted by: walcb, 6/25/2014 7:47:58 AM     (No. 9898831)

FTA:
"Back in October of 2011, the last time the Times asked about Iraq, Obama stood at a healthy 60% approval, 30% disapprove."
This only shows the ignorance of the voting public. The public approved of the US pulling everything out of Iraq after all we invested--idiots.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: strike3, 6/25/2014 7:51:00 AM     (No. 9898835)

The people who support this dunce are just as clueless as he is and don´t understand the consequences of his actions. To them he´s just "cool." There will always be two sides to the Bell Curve but it´s the perpetual task of the intelligent to make sure the stupid aren´t in charge. We blew it in 2008 and will be a long time in recovery.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Grampstosix, 6/25/2014 8:04:47 AM     (No. 9898861)

Why has it taken so long for the polls to start reflecting reality?No doubt the lack of good information in the media is a big part of the reason but people´s unwillingness to face reality and admit they were wrong is probably a big factor.Those same people will now vote for Hillary if she runs because they will always settle for symbolism over substance.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: gusman, 6/25/2014 8:12:19 AM     (No. 9898878)

First off it is a NYT poll, so take a least 10 point off the favorable rating and move it to the other column. NYT tends to poll heavy on liberals and under polls conservatives!!

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Reply 15 - Posted by: ironchefw, 6/25/2014 8:14:25 AM     (No. 9898883)

The other day I clicked on a link which took me to a HuffPo article. Glanced at the comments. Turned my stomach. Still plenty of Kool-Aid drinkers out there. Americans need to treat their politicians with a healthy dose of skepticism and we will all be better off. Barack Obama and Bernie Madoff share a lot of similarities.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Joe vann, 6/25/2014 8:16:00 AM     (No. 9898888)

# 2 the 40%, who is still supporting Obie´s thug government have several problems, many have little education, some are low information voters; but most are following the money. Look at the welfare, disability numbers, watch how the regime is encouraging and taking care of illegals, look how the democratic plantation is growing. Then we have the government/union voter...followed by the elitist in their party, college professors, msm and Hollywood. There you have it...a bought and paid for with our money...40% of the vote that will never leave...they can´t afford to.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Farmwife1, 6/25/2014 8:25:51 AM     (No. 9898909)

Just think where it would be if the media would do it´s job instead of hiding or ignoring the various scandals. If the guy was a repub, black or not, he´d be toast.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Freeloader, 6/25/2014 8:43:08 AM     (No. 9898927)

With acknowledgments to the great Tom Petty and "The Heartbreakers"..."I wanna free fall, out into nothin´...Gonna leave this world for awhile...And I´m free, free fallin´...Yeah, I´m free, free fallin´..."

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Reply 19 - Posted by: freffy16, 6/25/2014 8:43:48 AM     (No. 9898928)

He is not incompetent and knows what he is doing, to our chagrin. And he does not give a fiddler´s fandango about polls, since he ´owns´ the government.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: two frogs, 6/25/2014 8:51:29 AM     (No. 9898946)

Going back to reply #2, yes 40% of Americans are just dead ignorant and/or apathetic about politics and vote for the Democrats every time. That means if you are a Democrat and want to get elected for anything, all you have to do is convince 11% of the people to vote for you.

Lincoln was right! You CAN fool some of the people ALL of the time, especially the 40% who lived to be fooled.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 6/25/2014 8:56:25 AM     (No. 9898954)

So what? "frustating for the White House?" Nope.


At this point the Administration isn´t in the game for approval numbers. It has been one lie after another, one unconstitutional act after another, and nothing and no one is stopping 0bama. As long as 0bama can get away with what he is doing, he will get away with what he is doing. His poll numbers aren´t going to change anything. And we still have 2 1/2 years let in this traitor´s term.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: bpl40, 6/25/2014 9:01:55 AM     (No. 9898966)

So what office is he running for? These Marxists didn´t seize power to look at polls and consent of the governed. All this means is that he will get more in-your-face brazen. And the MSM more shameless in covering up for him.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 6/25/2014 9:25:33 AM     (No. 9898992)

To echo and expand on some comments above, if the Obama supporters have an ´educational´ system comprised almost entirely of feelings and emotional reactions to things (for example, the chemistry and physics of internal combustion are ignored in favor of hating cars and believing in global warming) then they are double [darned].

Not only are they emotionally infantile and ignorant of the world around them but it´s taken 13 (or 17 or more) years of unionized, tenured brainwashing to get them there. Turning that around isn´t just as simple as taking the next exit ramp.

The tragic plan is not only to keep them from acquiring knowledge but preventing them from learning HOW to learn, period.

I am reminded, of all things, of an episode of the Bill Bixby ´Incredible Hulk´ series in which a young girl stayed in a wheelchair because she had been told by her family that she was unable to walk. Granted, it took a frightening Hulk-out and a pool of quicksand (don´t ask) to convince her she was able-bodied but the point is that helplessness is learned and we have far too many literal and figurative teachers of helplessness.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: G-Tom, 6/25/2014 9:33:17 AM     (No. 9899008)

AS I said from the start, HE AINT ON OUR SIDE!

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Reply 25 - Posted by: chicodon, 6/25/2014 9:40:17 AM     (No. 9899031)

And Rasmussen (now a laughingstock) will say he´s at 49% approval.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: paperpuncher, 6/25/2014 9:43:57 AM     (No. 9899035)

Brace yourselves friends. There is some really, really ugly ...t coming our way and there is not a thing we can do until after 2016.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Tulunk, 6/25/2014 9:58:53 AM     (No. 9899060)

It´s sad, but true that the people running (ruining?) our country are the children of the greatest generation. The 30s and 40s were so brutal that these parents were desperate that their children not suffer. Tragically, too many of these became brats who felt entitled to live without effort or responsibility. Having to work hard and do without just isn´t in their vocabulary. Taking charity used to be considered a shame. Now it´s a career choice.


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Reply 28 - Posted by: Rinktum, 6/25/2014 10:28:36 AM     (No. 9899126)

No poll number is devasting enough to change the path Obama is on. He is committed to destroying the last best hope of mankind because he, in his infinite wisdom, believes we have been unfair or have had an unfair advantage in this world. He means to take us down a peg or two and he will let nothing stop him. As patriotic Americans we watch as this great country that has been the light of the world, is brought down by a two bit hustler with a chip on his shoulder.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: peterfleming, 6/25/2014 10:40:05 AM     (No. 9899156)

The propagandists are in power, and are paid big bucks to LIE and CENSOR for the State.

The Drudge Breitbart Talk radio New Media, as embattled, revealing and brilliant as it is, does not fully
understand that we are embroiled in a Marxian war of
Communist propaganda, lying for the advancement of State control of our lives, a war to kill individualism.

At the airport, we wait in lines obediently, guarded by government unionized armed police, while other armed police at the border are ordered not to arrest foreign invaders.

Our leaders and their entertaining TV news actors continue the the charade of law breaking uninterrupted.
The polls are virtually meaningless.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: MickinPhoenix, 6/25/2014 10:50:18 AM     (No. 9899180)

Obama will never go away. He has done what he said he would do which is take us down a few pegs. He will be revered by freeloaders worldwide as having ALMOST destroyed America. The freeloaders will continue FOREVER TO COMPLETE THE JOB. More than ever we, the PRODUCERS must stay on guard against this plague of disaster.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 6/25/2014 10:53:19 AM     (No. 9899183)

Let not your heart be troubled,Valery will keep the bad news from the Won and he can keep on doing just what he has been doing - destroying our culture, our country and our safety.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: O.G.´s Mom, 6/25/2014 11:01:39 AM     (No. 9899205)

BFD with the polls. We have this thug for another 2.5 years. The morons that supposedly are answering these pollsters are the same morons that put him back into office to allow him to complete the destruction of this great country.

And what woke them up? Were their TVs not working so they couldn´t watch inane programs like Storage Wars or Dancing with the Stars or some other crap that they concern their lives with?

The brilliance of the Founding Fathers and the courage of the Revolutionists right up through our current day beloved soldiers fighting the savages in the Middle East are being squandered because our citizens are too lazy to educate themselves to the disaster that is happening in our country. If Zero ran again, these morons would put him in office yet again.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: T-Bubba, 6/25/2014 11:25:08 AM     (No. 9899247)

President Frank Marshall Davis, Jr. (no relation to Sammy!) is doing precisely what his real father ("Pops"--what a coinkidink!), his mother, his grandparents and their SDS/Rev. Wright circle of friends have taught him to do since his birth in Honolulu.

The time is ripe to circulate the photos of Liar´s real father, and let the lowest-lofos see the real father of creature they support--a creature that is NOT the son of his phony senior namesake (who needed FMD, Jr´s porn-star mama´s help to game the immigration system in order to stay here).

A man who lies about his birth father can lie effortlessly about EACH and EVERY other life-and-death issue. And so it goes...

History´s greatest nation will survive this weapon of mass destruction that sits--only occasionally, thank God--in our White House.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: jglas, 6/25/2014 11:58:09 AM     (No. 9899294)

He tried to turn Libya over to the Sunni Islamists. He succeeded in turning Egypt over to the Sunni Islamists (but the Egyptian military took it back). He tried and is still trying to turn Syria over to the Sunni Islamists (but Putin is frustrating his efforts there) and now he´s trying to turn Iraq over to the Sunni Islamists (but again Syria and its backer Putin are interfering). He´s failing for sure but not for us, he´s failing for the Sunni Islamists (also known as the Muslim Brotherhood) whom he´s been trying to help take over the Middle East. They´re the ones who must really be upset with him.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: submariner, 6/25/2014 1:23:48 PM     (No. 9899411)

#2 and others, because the CBS/NYT poll samples 24 R 33D and 35 "I". Look at the generic congressional poll, with the Democrats holding about a 1.5% lead, devastating given the skewed sample.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: peasantnumberthree, 6/25/2014 1:37:12 PM     (No. 9899430)

As others have noted, Marxists don´t need to monitor poll results. Obama could have only the White House staff and the Dems and RINOs supporting him and the rest of the country despising him and it will make no difference to him.

We are stuck with this incompetent Alinsky-ite for the next 2+ years and I think those years will be very bad ones. At the very least, nuclear war will break out in the Middle East.

Iran will fire the first nuke, but at whom? A natural first target would be Israel, they´ve been carrying on about doing that for decades.

However, if things turn sufficiently unpleasant for the Shia in Iraq, the Iranians might first launch at Mosul or some other ISIS-overrun city (this would be because ISIS is right next door to Iran, while Israel is much further away).

I think a nuclear exchange will occur in the Middle East while Obama is still in office. He will again lead from his behind, of course.

I just hope Israel won´t be hit.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: billa, 6/25/2014 2:31:58 PM     (No. 9899503)

BO may appear to be "brilliant" in his absolute demolition of our country according to his well-specified goals pre-election 2008 & 2012 re-election, but this is not his creation.

BO is so beyond incompetent, he makes Chauncey Gardner look like Tesla and Edison.

Puppetmasters are behind this Pinocchio. And the puppetmasters must be p´d off. Why?

Because every single "agenda" he has introduced since day 1 in 2009 has been a catastrophic disaster to date!

The idea that it was "his" idea to bring down the US to a 9th world country is giving him way tooooooo much credt. BO does not have the intelligence, patience, fortitude and seriousness for such a skillful "overthrow".

He knows this and that is why he blames everyone else on the planet for all his failures. He may not be responsible because he "told" what to do and does it because he has no clue what to do otherwise.



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Reply 38 - Posted by: wtm, 6/25/2014 4:08:06 PM     (No. 9899642)

Does anyone here in this forum REALLY believe that B.O. is going to give up all this power and walk away in 2 years? I don´t!

Congress is totally allowing him to do anything he wants.......Staying and keeping his power will be one of them!

I REALLY don´t expect to see a 2016 election, B.O. and V.J. will haul the irrelevant Congress away one day, and declare martial law, and him the Dictator!

(I think that is one reason Hillary has not declared yet, she is not sure that B.O. will allow her to try to take his power)

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Reply 39 - Posted by: GOPinTN, 6/25/2014 4:42:34 PM     (No. 9899670)

“People don´t want to think. And the deeper they get into trouble, the less they want to think. But by some sort of instinct, they feel that they ought to and it makes them feel guilty. So they´ll bless and follow anyone who gives them a justification for not thinking. Anyone who makes a virtue - a highly intellectual virtue - out of what they know to be their sin, their weakness and their guilt.”
? Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged

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Reply 40 - Posted by: Conradca, 6/25/2014 7:47:34 PM     (No. 9899850)

You need to realize that progressive fascism is a religion just like Nazism, Comunism and Muslims. The true believers will support their side no matter what. They are ends justify the means people just like the others. They hate those that stand in their way.

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Reply 41 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 6/26/2014 1:41:16 AM     (No. 9900106)

With Congress unwilling to assert its Constitutional power, he will run rampant for the next two and a half years.

It appears to me that, in addition to letting our Congressmen and Senators know how we think, we must pray.

God has been good to this country. Pray that he sees fit to do so again, because there is more good here than bad.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: Trigger2, 6/26/2014 5:50:13 AM     (No. 9900142)

The 40% still approving are the moochers still sucking off the few of us left paying income taxes.

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In a stunning rebuke of President Obama’s tepid calls for Israel to show "restraint" in response to daily rocket fire on Israeli civilian targets by Hamas terror redoubts in Gaza, Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, long considered Israel’s best friend and strongest defender, all but condemned President Obama by name for what he regards as Washington’s irresolute support for Israel during its time of grave crisis. In perhaps his most strongly worded statement to date, Prime Minister Harper proclaimed that self defense is "not merely an Israeli right" to be exercised only in the abstract, but an "Israeli obligation" that

A Bit Scary
National Review Online, by Jay Nordlinger    Original Article
Posted By: Dreadnought- 7/13/2014 10:38:52 PM     Post Reply
Ponder for a minute what AFSCME has done. The union has severed ties with the United Negro College Fund because the Koch brothers contributed $25 million to the fund. Or rather, because the fund accepted the contribution. The money will pay for 3,000 scholarships and other needs. To read about this episode, go here. The hatred whipped up against the Koch brothers has become nearly frightening, I think. It is undemocratic, unsettling, intolerant. I’ve never liked it when left-leaning types say, “So-and-so scares me,” or, “This scares me.” There was a bumper sticker in the 2000s that said Bush Scares

Needed: A new team of rivals
Washington Post, by Fred Hiatt    Original Article
Posted By: Dreadnought- 7/13/2014 10:27:01 PM     Post Reply
Maybe it is time for a shake-up. President Obama’s second-term staffing was always going to be a risk. He abandoned his first term’s team of rivals for a closer-knit team of loyalists. The bet was that he was assured enough in the job to no longer need the in-house challenge — and that smooth-running consensus would compensate for the loss. The bet isn’t paying off. Overseas and at home, the administration seems besieged and befuddled. Obama is in danger of cementing an image of haplessness that would be hard to undo. The administration was surprised when Russian President Vladimir Putin


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