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Propping Up Obama
Power Line, by Steven Hayward

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Posted By:StormCnter, 8/25/2014 5:00:12 AM

The left-liberal establishment is in crisis at the moment. They can’t make up their mind between desperately trying to prop up Obama, and giving up on him and increasing their distance. Maureen Dowd has given up, judging from her brutal column today, “The Golf Address.” Up at Princeton, Cornel West, always an Obama skeptic (around 2012 he called Obama “Nelson Rockefeller in blackface”), is calling Obama a “counterfeit” Progressive: [T]he thing is he posed as a progressive and turned out to be counterfeit. We ended up with a Wall Street presidency, a drone presidency, a national security presidency. The torturers go

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: DW626, 8/25/2014 6:14:50 AM     (No. 9979623)

FTA, "elegant and thoughtful"??!! Excuse me while I go pray to the porcelain goddess. The boy Baraka has never been either of these adjectives...ever!!!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: MissMolly, 8/25/2014 6:37:19 AM     (No. 9979641)

The quote is "eloquent and thoughtful", but of course that isn´t accurate either.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 8/25/2014 7:43:37 AM     (No. 9979696)

Seriously , is there anyone more bereft of intelligent thought than Gatemouth West?

He sure has memorized some big words, though. Tavis Smalley must still be auditing his classes.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: jeffkinnh, 8/25/2014 8:58:59 AM     (No. 9979815)

"...the usual liberal cant about pragmatism is utterly insincere. It is a way for liberals to deny they are being ideological."

The cult of liberals is founded on lying. They know what the public wants and will believe and, since liberalism is in total opposition to the public wishes, the first thing they must learn to do to succeed is to lie. They often project their behavior and lies onto their opponents since they know the public will respond negatively to these things.

A key component to their success is a media that props them up and rarely questions individual liberals suitability and NEVER questions liberal ideology. Progressivism NEVER fails, just the individuals that espouse it.

BTW, if Cornel West sympathizes with Gazans so much, why doesn´t he go live there. He could even bring BO with him and teach him how to be a roper progressive, firing rockets from schools, churches, and neighborhoods.

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