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Obama says CEOs should
quit complaining: Economist

Reuters, by ROBERTA RAMPTON

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Posted By:voxpopuli, 8/4/2014 8:15:46 AM

President Barack Obama said corporate America has done well under his economic policies, telling the Economist magazine that chief executive officers should stop complaining about regulations and show greater social responsibility. "If you look at what´s happened over the last four or five years, the folks who don´t have a right to complain are the folks at the top," Obama said in an interview conducted last week and posted on the magazine´s website late on Saturday.

Comments:
"the folks"..
what a quaint way to address CEOs by a stooge community organizer..
shucks, we´re all kinda just "folks".. is that term from the Alyinsky Playbook or from Ayers..
oh, yeah.. earlier he said we "tortured some FOLKS"..
puts those CEOs right alongside them thar other "folks"..
this article from Reuters was posted on the ultra commie CNBC site..
READ THE COMMENTS FOLLOWING.. i wonder how long they´ll be there..

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: oldbuffalo, 8/4/2014 8:27:31 AM     (No. 9952560)

Yeah, and small businesses are getting strangled by these same regulations that big businesses can afford to send fleets of consultants and lawyers to address. They are the ones who should be complaining but unfortunately they are either being driven out of business, or they never get started in the first place. No one hears their voices, especially our esteemed Chamber of Commerce. Sad!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lancer12, 8/4/2014 8:36:49 AM     (No. 9952573)

´Stop whining´ whined the CEO of CEO´s.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Quigley, 8/4/2014 8:44:49 AM     (No. 9952580)

What if the regulations aren´t "socially responsible" ?

What if the regulations are bad regulations ? Then can we complain?

What are the regulations on complaining?

"Always be of cheerful disposition when addressing Dear Leader´s Works"?


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Reply 4 - Posted by: WAN2, 8/4/2014 8:45:05 AM     (No. 9952582)

Telling frogs in a pot to relax and enjoy the warm water.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: lana720, 8/4/2014 8:48:21 AM     (No. 9952588)

They´re the ones who bundled for him and this is how he treats them!
This presidency. If you can call it that, is in shambles and he treats sovereign citizens like servants.
Hey zippy! This is a Republic which we are trying to restore, one election at a time.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: eoddad, 8/4/2014 8:55:35 AM     (No. 9952601)

CEO´s with access to zero% money are buying back their companies stock moving stocks upward when actual profits have flatlined. All while middle class people who are afraid to go into the stock market put their money in a 1% bank CD, something that you used to be able to retire on at 6%, inflation is eating all this up and then you get taxed on the capital gain on money falling behind. Obama and Frank/Dodd has frozen the real estate market where people can´t qualify for loans so the other investment people used to count on Real Estate is going nowhere.

Obama has the brains of a d- student and he shows the danger of affirmative action. So Obama, go to some exclusive 15 million dollar estate for your vacation, live it up with some billionaire rainbow warrior and enjoy while you bleed the middle class to death, but don´t try to blame on CEO´s their just trying to survive.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 8/4/2014 9:11:49 AM     (No. 9952618)

His communist upbringing is in plain sight. Question for ovomit: how you ever got a job from a poor man?

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Reply 8 - Posted by: oldmagnolia, 8/4/2014 9:12:40 AM     (No. 9952619)

Sorry for the mistake, I meant Have you ever.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: tip35c, 8/4/2014 9:13:30 AM     (No. 9952621)

I couldn´t agree more about Obama´s compulsive use of the "f" word: "folks". It leads me to believe that some kind of Science-Officer-Ash malfunction might be only days away.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Pearson365, 8/4/2014 9:18:06 AM     (No. 9952627)


Folks is Obama´s disparaging term for all those he considers beneath him. And to the sociopathic Obama, we´re all well beneath him. If Obama didn´t need rich folks for their money, sycophantic folks for their adulation and dumb folks for their votes, all us folks would be in reeducation camps.

Obama is similar to FNC´s arrogant blatherer, Bill O´Reilly, who is always "looking out for the folks", as if we needed BOR´s pomposity to eke out our lives.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: BeatleJeff, 8/4/2014 10:29:18 AM     (No. 9952699)

There´s lies, there´s damned lies, there´s statistics, and then there´s Obama Regime propaganda.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: FenwayFrank, 8/4/2014 10:34:08 AM     (No. 9952708)

Classic case of projection.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: skedaddle, 8/4/2014 11:29:50 AM     (No. 9952774)

0bama doesn´t like people complaining about him, no matter what their take-home pay. The CEOs made a deal with the devil when they backed 0bama and I hope some of them pay for it like millions of middle-class Americans have.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: lil dotty, 8/4/2014 11:57:22 AM     (No. 9952814)

Ash? #9 He has always been thought to be the Alien Creature, only the creature was female. Her offspring did come from eggs.

The fact Ash just lost his head and was incapable of function which in theory is not o-dark-won. o-dark won continues his function of taking America apart, tho in theory he might have lost his head. Only his hair dresser and his psycho doctor know for certain.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: varkdriver, 8/4/2014 1:29:37 PM     (No. 9952904)

Reminds me advice of the Japanese POW commander in Bridge On The River Kwai to Sir Alec Guinness and the British POWs:

"Be happy in your work!!"

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Reply 16 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 8/5/2014 12:13:20 AM     (No. 9953531)

Is that why you invited them to the three day summit with Africa to share their money ?

Are donor CEO´s a better breed of CEO´s than conservatives ?

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