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How Obama Questions Your Patriotism
Creators Syndicate, by David Harsanyi

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Posted By:MissMolly, 7/21/2014 9:36:33 AM

So Barack Obama is again using one of the most contemptible phrases in American politics — "economic patriotism." There are many credible reasons to despise this rhetorical construct. Patriotism, after all, is the attachment to one´s homeland, a nationalistic devotion to one´s country and the values that make it great. If a person not only resists things that are "patriotic" but opposes them, then logic dictates that the person is being unpatriotic. So the president is really asking one question: Why do you hate America? Instead of protecting tax loopholes that let corporations keep their profits overseas, let´s put some of that

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: CEP, 7/21/2014 9:50:57 AM     (No. 9933658)

I said it before and I will say it again. Obama can kiss my grits.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: dman, 7/21/2014 10:49:06 AM     (No. 9933730)

Lectures about patriotism should come from a patriot.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 7/21/2014 10:52:38 AM     (No. 9933737)

Obama wouldn´t know Patriotism if it bit him on his left hind foot.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: chillijilli, 7/21/2014 12:07:56 PM     (No. 9933859)

“I´m sick and tired of people who say that if you debate and disagree with this administration, somehow you´re not patriotic. We need to stand up and say we´re Americans, and we have the right to debate and disagree with any administration.”
Hillary Rodham Clinton

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Reply 5 - Posted by: MDMuskrat, 7/21/2014 12:09:14 PM     (No. 9933861)

It is important to establish one´s patriotism - and credibility - well before the election season.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: BillW., 7/21/2014 12:16:13 PM     (No. 9933869)

America should no longer be expected to suffer this fool.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/21/2014 4:04:25 PM     (No. 9934194)

Doing that reverse psychology thing again ?

Spare US this fool.

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