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2014: Obama’s America
National Review Online, by Victor Davis Hanson

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Posted By:StormCnter, 7/17/2014 5:32:24 AM

The summer of 2014 will go down in history as the season when America fell apart. Let’s take a tour of the disasters. Germany in 2008 enthusiastically hosted candidate Barack Obama for his so-called Victory Column speech. Now, Germans suddenly sound as if they are near-enemies of the U.S. Chancellor Angela Merkel reportedly was furious that her cell phone was tapped by American intelligence agents. She just kicked the top CIA official out of Germany, further enraged that the U.S. had recruited at least one German official to provide intelligence on the German government. Polls show that Germans find Vladimir Putin’s

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Spidey, 7/17/2014 5:52:58 AM     (No. 9928254)

Minor runs in with Germans in this case won´t stop media dolts from declaring the world loves us again at the end of Obamas term.Never mind that countries like Japan,Hong Kong,Israel could easily meet theObama bus tires very soon.

Every day there´s a new rabble rouser event to cause more chaos and insecurity every where.

It´s possible any given day that Obama could sieze 401K accounts,convert them to some form of treasury note and use those 100´s of billions for more vote buying schemes and settle social justice claims.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: DWIM, 7/17/2014 6:59:00 AM     (No. 9928291)

What a list!?! This is how dumbed-down voters, driven by an info-delivery system (media + Internet), put in place a President who isn´t (and easily proving not capable either in any form), a Senate that simply inhibits, stops, and does Zero´s dirty fighting, and a House that is packed with Rhinos and others who´s goal is simply to pander, bluster, and stay in office (for the perks, etc).

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Pearson365, 7/17/2014 7:08:06 AM     (No. 9928299)

FTA: U.S. immigration law simply no longer exists........Almost anyone can cross the border and receive subsidized sanctuary. If you object, you are a nativist, racist, or xenophobe — take your pick.

Laws, regulations and taxes are for Americans. Illegals have the Obama "Get Out of Jail Free" card, just like his illegal aunt and uncle in Massachusetts. If welfare, free housing and the flouting of our immigration laws were okay for Obama´s Aunt Zeituni, they are okay for all of the poor of Central & South America.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: EnsignOToole, 7/17/2014 7:15:11 AM     (No. 9928308)

Great article by VDH as usual. I never thought I would cheer for a German leader/politician to clobber an American President, but I am proud of Chancellor Angela Merkel for taking action against the U.S.(Obama) I hope other Americans whose ancestry is German are just as disgusted as I am by Obama. As a one-quarter German, I encourage other Americans of German ancestry to vow to never again vote for a Democrat.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 7/17/2014 7:32:41 AM     (No. 9928329)

Slightly off topic, but I found myself watching the CBS evening news by mistake last night for several minutes. Things are so bad that, after the condescending Scott Pelee (sp?) got done with his democrat talking points that pass for news on that station, they rolled out the decrepit Bob Schieffer to placate the audience and tell them in his grandfatherly way just how bad thing are right now for our country and that he couldn´t remember things ever this bad. It was creepy and almost sounded like "be prepared for even worse things to come". It may also have been a subtle message saying that CBS isn´t going to cover Barry´s butt anymore.....I just found it strange.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bubby, 7/17/2014 8:40:42 AM     (No. 9928425)

I have one correction "The unbiased IRS that we once knew has vanished. It has become an appendage of the ruling government that punishes enemies and rewards friends — and dodges a high-level audit by lying in the same fashion as the tax cheats it goes after." Actually the IRS has become an appendage of the Democrat Party. The IRS bureaucrats like most of the Federal Government are Democrats and they would never do for Republicans what they are willing to do for Democrats. The Federal bureaucracy is staffed with Lois Lerner clones.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: grace1798, 7/17/2014 12:30:21 PM     (No. 9928835)

Saudi just told Obama to go blow too.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/17/2014 11:58:17 PM     (No. 9929610)

"Obama’s America"

Those two words should not appear together.

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