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When Obama Beat Hillary, We All Lost
Bloomberg, by Megan McArdle

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Posted By:jackson, 8/12/2014 9:41:10 AM

For journalists, the dog days of August are the worst. Nothing happens because Congress and the rest of you are all on vacation. So now is the time for whatever quirky column has been niggling at the back of one’s mind, waiting for a break in the news cycle. Unfortunately, even if nothing has been niggling, your deadline still beckons. So it’s also the time for thumb-suckers about America in the 21st century, homages to parenthood, wild speculations about what sort of electronic devices our grandchildren will use, or anything else that will fill the requisite inches. One of my favorite

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On the contrary. Beating the vile woman was the best thing Obama has ever done. The evil that stood by her "friend" "Chris"s coffin and blamed a video for his death is hellish.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bobn.t, 8/12/2014 10:02:37 AM     (No. 9962792)

Looks like the author doesn´t know that the word "niggling" is not politically correct and cannot be used.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts, 8/12/2014 10:40:08 AM     (No. 9962856)

No, we lost when Obama beat McCain. As much as I don´t like "Hands-across-the-Isle" John, even he would have spared us the horrible message made by Obama.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: lostinmassachusetts, 8/12/2014 10:41:47 AM     (No. 9962859)

In #2, "message" should be "MESS" (shouting intentional).

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Reply 4 - Posted by: IdahoJoe, 8/12/2014 10:42:09 AM     (No. 9962860)

I believe this to be a meme the Dims are going to try. Throw Barry under the bus, he was the reason the glorious Dim policies failed. Just like when they say that marxism never succeeds because the right leader was never in power. And only Hillary! can save the day - we must elect her. It will take 8 years of blaming Barry to prove that she was also not the right one for the job, at the end of which the Dims will try someone else.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: thethirdruffian, 8/12/2014 10:50:12 AM     (No. 9962870)

"I believe this to be a meme the Dims are going to try. Throw Barry under the bus, he was the reason the glorious Dim policies failed."

Yep. It´s laughable for Hillary, a Secretary of State, to pretend to not be responsible for foreign policy.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Hazymac, 8/12/2014 10:50:57 AM     (No. 9962872)

We didn´t lose a thing by failing to elevate Her Thighness to the presidency. As a fellow Alinsky disciple--she wrote her Wellesley thesis on the communist organizer--she´s just as bad as he is.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: biggun, 8/12/2014 11:21:50 AM     (No. 9962936)

Niggling??

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Reply 8 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 8/12/2014 12:48:49 PM     (No. 9963083)

If Hillary had won and served 8 years we then might be stuck with Obama serving 8 years right after Herself. The thought is horrifying.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: agrunt, 8/12/2014 2:01:09 PM     (No. 9963238)

When Obama got records in a divorce case made public and won his senate seat -- we all lost. The judge that allowed that to happen should beg the pardon of every man´s family that we lost in Iraq as Obama is giving that victory paid for in our blood away. (among other sins both large and small)

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Reply 10 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 8/12/2014 2:09:03 PM     (No. 9963248)

If Hillary got the nomination then ´Bam would have been her VP. And somehow I doubt he would have been content serving coffee to Bubba for 8 years.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: hotcorner, 8/12/2014 5:24:00 PM     (No. 9963457)

These two are the dark ages of American history - hate the nation, liars, socialist facists,power mongers. God help us.

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