Stop that cringing! I can already see the light at the end of the tunnel. And it´s not pretty for today´s neo-Marxist Democrat party. The man you see before you as your President today bears a striking resemblance to the main character in a Greek tragedy. He so reeks of hubris. Every word that drops from his lips speaks a haughty derision of the lesser beings not benighted to be a cog in his political machine. All witness Obama the Magnificent, the conqueror of America, which was the world hyperpower, but is now the Sick Man of the 21st Century,
People see leftist schemes in the abstract and can´t figure out how it will hurt them personally. That´s all part of how the left markets things.Everybody getting healthcare sounds good until you realize it has to be paid for somehow,so the left implies only the rich will pay,so enjoy your free ride and shut up.
Poor people say well,I´m poor so I won´t have to pay but we just seen the guy from the Cheesecake Factory say he´ll have to pass the costs on.Just about any business subject to Obamacare will have to do the same,causing a huge surge in consumer inflation.
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Country Boy, 12/5/2012 6:57:38 AM (No. 9049334)
I am consequently predicting that America´s foreign enemies, seeing America has trashed its defenses, and cannot even finance a war to defend itself, will be tempted beyond resistance to attack the American homeland. The result will make 9/11 look like a mere skirmish. The Great Marxist will then politically have turned into The Great Pumpkin.
Probably will happen, but assuming that obama gets any blame is assuming that he is playing for the "home team", and not a foreign plant, trojan horse. I think the latter is the case. In which case, he will welcome the invaders with open arms.
All you obama voters out there, you are the most stupid people ever to have walked the earth.
#6 That part shivered me to the core. I don´t know if the US giving in to the UN re handgun bans is BS or what, but any invader best not misunderestimate not only American´s arms, but their steel. May Harry Reid rot in hell.
#6, I can even predict the state attacked. It will be Alaska. Timing will be just after that halts on drilling have caused production to decline to the point as which the Alaskan pipeline is shut down. Russia will step in with a major fleet and offer to buy the state back at bargain basement prices. They´ll drill ALL the known fields and sell the oil to China.
Yes, agree overall that the election was stolen. It would be naive to think the socialist dems would not cheat in the elction, after they´ve obviously wired the whole network of American checks and balances their way with carrots or sticks. From not taking the rap for F&F or even Benghazi, to the shocking vote of Roberts on healthcare, etc the DC commmies are off the chain and rigging every situation.
It basically appears as if Saudi Arabia and George Soros have outsourced their foreign policy goals to Obama and he is a willing dupe.
The article title should be... "Planting the Seeds of OUR Demise"!!!
This is a long and depressing article that ends with America in financial ruin. But, the progressives will be to blame, don´t you know!!! Not buying it.
I do believe election fraud is what lost this election, and I am very concerned about the lack of anyone challenging some of the results. But, IMO, we have an even bigger problem, and that is, conservatives staying home in protest. Many threatening to leave the Republican Party and start a new party. And on and on. If we don´t learn to unite to defeat the progressives, the predictions of never winning another election will come true. If Mr Ferrara is right, might not matter anyway.
This article is so much BS it is hard to know where to start. Briefly, the Obama voters will continue to believe all the pablum he pushes and the Republicans will continue to get all the blame for all wrongs.
I agree with the above posters. There should be one voting day. Not a month. And no paperless computers. I fear for my children and grand children. When ballots fail to be honored.....bullets come next.
The article is sadly defective. All of the costs of Obamacare are not included in his analysis. They cannot be included because the regulations have not yet been written. But Obamacare must be paid for, and it will come out of the pockets of the middle class. Lots of jobs will become part-time. Lots of jobs will be lost. But it is for our good. Just drink the kool-aid.
The post at #6 also jumped off the page at me. This final paragraph by Ferrara should be an eye-opener, as Obama proceeds to minimize our military to purposely create a vunerable America. I visualize him applauding in the background as America is attacked, again, by enemies who believe American citizens are infidels and must die. .... That so many Obama-supporting Americans and illegal aliens apparently welcome the destruction of our free nation is mind-boggling.
And what´s that bit about Warren Buffet´s tax shelter for the rich? Buffet is one of those screaming loudest that the wealthiest are not taxed enough. .... Is this some kind of game to him?
I agree with poster # 11. This article raises your morale with its title and disappoints with its content. So the country goes to complete ruin and finally the dummies begin to stir and say, "Huh?" Ferrara´s scenario may turn out to be fairly accurate, but it is anything but encouraging.
Well-written article. It is hopeful throughout most of the article; yet, it became quite sobering at the end. I don´t know which outweighs the other - probably the scary aspect is more troubling: But Obama in his second term will have run up the national debt beyond that, even without any war, while he unilaterally disarms our nuclear deterrent, which the American people have now empowered him to do as our Commander in Chief.
The above quote and that which #6 posted make my knees go weak. How America handles the situation, unfortunately, depends on how quickly the densest of our fellow citizens can understand the consequences of Obama having been elected and re-elected to the presidency.
My great hope is that those who are still working on Obama´s impeachment for "high crimes and misdemeanors" (for either his probable ineligibility or for his crimes in office) will gain strength and following.
When I read the ending of the article I thought "OMG this sounds like Red Dawn is going to happen!" I just pray our youth would fight back.
A succinct question posted here yest . " Who died and made the skinny little creep King ? " . As for today , # 6 , an EMD is what we should be so very concernend with . They´re easy and cheap and would send us back to the stone age , what with our dependence on all our electronic gadgetry . Even pelosi and reid would be put out .
This is a childishly optimistic piece. If only some of the many unsupported assumptions were actually TRUE. Republicans will NOT get feisty, they will continue to cower under their desks, protecting their cushy sinecures. The Ryan tax cuts will only by "wildly popular" with those who actually PAY TAXES. The Obama-folk see any tax hike as a pay raise for them, and vice versa. I notice Ferrara, as Romney before him, claims eliminating deductions and closing loopholes will replace revenues from higher taxation. Neither ever gives actual examples of same. The previous election was stolen; future ones will be: purloined, perfunctory and pointless.
I disagree with this author. They will continue to blame Bush for the dear leader´s destruction of America. However the outcome will be as he described. Budget deficits surpassing $2 T annually, continued higher unemployment, drastic fall in personal income, and new taxes for all. Near off-shore countries with capitalistic systems will boom. People with business sense will flee America. The media will continue to prop up the dear leader. The Republicans will run scared. Moderation will be the name of the game in the establishment circles. If we can be more like the radical Marxists of the democratic party, we´ll be successful in 2016. Fat chance. Talk about despondency syndrome, I have a very severe case.
I am in agreement with those who believe that this election was stolen. Of course, the Republicams will not challenge the results. They have NO spine even if it means that the Republic is teetering on the edge of destruction.
It appears the fight is gone out of our leaders in Washington DC. At a time when the party should be united in a single goal and that is to stop this country being fundamentally changed forever, they bicker like old biddies. Boehner should have had his ducks in a row months ago. A leader makes contingency plans for every situation. He couldn´t even be bothered with the effort to make the case to the American people after Romney´s loss. That is when he should have had talking points drilled into the thick skulls of party leaders and sent them out to explain that a freight train was bearing down on us.
You can´t win what you won´t fight for. You must go around the media when they muddy the waters. Spend some bucks on TV ads and social media. The old ways will not work anymore. If you don´t believe there is an enemy that can be defeated, you are doomed to failure. A leader builds consensus. A leaders builds a message. A leader puts the good of the country over their job security. If Obama can continue to campaign, why can´t republicans campaign not for an office but for an idea? Quit the personal politicking and get to the business of saving the Republic. Your ambition will still be there down the road, and you just may have "helping to save the Republic" on your résumé.
Men and women have fought and died for the freedom that has defined us as a people and a nation. Why can´t our leaders see the urgency that is upon us. We are now more vulnerable than ever before in a dangerous world and the pampered princes in DC can´t muster the courage to take the fight to those who are gleefully and enthusiastically destroying our future. The pathetic truth in all of this is that we as citizens have to beg our elected leaders to fight for their country. (My apologies for the length of this rant.)
For those who voted for Obama, it was small and personal. They were not and will not be interested in the big picture. The concept of Marxism is not grasped. As Pravda pointed out, Obama got the illiterate vote. Too late to educate them.
Strong stuff. Actually, I think there will be a cliff-averting deal and we´ll muddle along. We won´t face Armageddon in the next four years, just a continuing, disgusting, unnecessary malaise (oh yes, with lots of Moochelle vacations).
Anybody who saw the movie 2016 realizes that Obama wishes to bring America down to third world status as revenge for our supposed oppression of the poor all around the globe. Remember, the endless colonies we set up and exploited? Yeah, I don´t remember that either, but the current dogma is that the poor are poor because the rich stole their money. And revenge is the only remedy.
As far as who gets the blame for the fall of America, it will be anybody but Obama and the Democrats. The Republicans have had at least 40 years to come up with an effective media strategy to counter the lies of the Democrats. Even with millions in contributions from little people like us, they haven´t done it. The only reason for that has to be that they don´t want to do it. All of the elites are in this together. And when America is brought down to third world status for revenge, you can bet that the elite will rise to the top of whatever world order emerges after that happens. We The People woke up in 1776. We need to wake up again.
The First Step to recovery: STOP CALLING MARXISTS “LIBERAL”. the word they stole from the Founding Fathers. 1920, early Marxists, Leninists, Fabian socialists, followers of Keynes, ESTABLISHED the Liberal Institute, deceptively using it as the perfect cover-up word for Communism, socialism, Marxism, tricks indoctrinating in the universities. These retrogrades also started using the word, PROGRESSIVE. What chutzpah! WE BLINDLY ALLOWED THIS SEMANTIC DISTORTION all these decades while authoritarian government quietly took over our freedoms. Don´t any of you good people GET IT? Along with a growing array of politically correct words, THE TRIGGER was, and still is, STEALING THIS KEY WORD, the word that means freedom. You would never call Hitler or Mussolini a liberal, but you call their Marxist, communist seeking comrades, Pelosi, Reid, Clinton, Obama, you call these enemies to our individual freedoms, LIBERAL. START calling them all the bad names THEY ACTUALLY ARE overcome your fear to always be open, honest, confrontational. On talk radio, Fox NewsTV, the Bob Beckels are getting away with SOCIETAL MURDER, preaching socialism, Marxism, and being addressed as “liberal”, when they should be addressed as lefty, pinko, red, statist, collectivist, authoritarian, ANTI liberal, socialist, Marxist…..ANY WORD YOU DARE PICK WILL WORK. The democrats, Beckels, Juans, all of them spout The Party Line under “liberal” protection. DO IT ! IT WON’T COST A SINGLE DOLLAR to CHANGE THE FLOW TO SEMANTIC FREEDOM. Overcome the FEAR,
I wish but I´ve talked to too many voters who say they know obama lied but still voted for him. They always have some sort of excuse for him. If this was a Republican President, the "news" papers would look very different. It looks like Libya has been swept under the carpet nicely. Thanks congress.
For all of the demise talk, he is still up pickin´ and grinn´, and the dumb jerks who voted for him after the first time he promised the " spread the =wealth" in his conversation with Joe the Plumber, were out there again this year.
Spreading the wealth mans only one thing: taking money from most of those who earned it and giving it to someone else. I have never been more convinced that we should limit the voting privilege to those who actually know something.
Never before in our history has one man been more deserving of obloquy than this most despicable of human beings.
Yes, he has rendered this nation crippled and vulnerable. However, we have discounted the hand of God in the affairs of our nation.
Consider these quotes" "It is when people forget God that tyrants forge their chains." --Patrick Henry
I have lived, Sir, a long time, and the longer I live, the more convincing proofs I see of this truth -- that God governs in the affairs of men. And if a sparrow cannot fall to the ground without His notice, is it probable that an empire can rise without His aid? --Ben Franklin
The American middle class must unite to protect its interest behind neither donkey nor woolly mammoth but punches. It´s come to that. Stupid republicans. Where were they when we needed them? Getting us into foreign entanglements, that´s where.
The majority voted for an anti-American communist of very questionable lineage who stated he thinks the Constitution is an obstacle and thus lied during his oath of office. His intentionally ruinous policies created millions of new government dependents and that along with massive voter fraud and bribes from the public treasury ensured his re-election and his lifestyle as a potentate. So you all know this....I´m preaching to the choir. The problem is the majority does not care. They´re just looking for more bribes to finance the lifestyles they think they´re entitled to.
We are in the revolution - the coup d´etat. The country has tipped and very difficult to imagine the pendulum swinging back to where it needs to be.
Yes, that Mussolini pose perfectly captures his hubris and his attitude toward his chattel class. Now they should run the picture next to it of how it all ended for Mussolini when the people were finally liberated.
For all those posters who complain that the GOP has not done anything to challenge this election´s results by claiming fraud I want you to explain how to go about it. Where do you start? How do you prove anything? Lay it out for me because I, like the GOP, am too stupid to see how it can be accomplished. We´re not talking about one state here. It seems to me it would be a massive undertaking that would lead nowhere.
#52, 53 are correct. Its not a question of how to do it, it cannot be done. There´s no paper trail in our system and the integrity cannot be verified; its not possible. This is what makes me think that it was very likely compromised.
I have a faint hope that the silence on the topic is due to an ongoing secret investigation, but I have a hopeful imagination.
Our only hope is for a whistle blower to expose the sham. With electronic fraud, it can be a very small conspiracy of only 2 people could do the whole thing, given the right knowledge and tools. Its pretty easy to keep a conspiracy that small under wraps.
The One flew over the cookoo´s nest comment is right. Hitler was crazy too. He ended up waking from his dreams screaming . I pray that God has other plans than those of the hate filled nut job without 2 reason filled brain cells to rub together.
A mind filled with such hatred eventually turns on the owner.
What is NOT mentioned here is that the Obama administration will blame the disaster on the Republicans and their love for the 1%, and the all too willing press will carry that message. Even if Obama is eventually, finally looked upon historically as a Herbert Hoover, in HIS lifetime he will be celebrated. The way around this is to get the message out, but if the voters don´t watch Fox et al. they will not hear it, and will accept without any kind of thought whatever they are told! (The WORST thing for us, by the way, are these Republicans who seem to think agreeing with Obama is the way to go, to negotiate. I hope they are swept out of office. Obama does NOT negotiate, or meet in the middle: look at his record. By his fruits ye shall know him sounds like a sound policy.)
It is a tough row to hoe. Start with the voting districts in PA where Romney got zero votes. You know that is not possible. Focus there and get the true results. Then it is off to the courts. Or better still get behind those patriots proving that Obambi is a fraud. Just blogging here ain´t gonna do it. If you can´t physically participate send MONEY. The patriots are out there. Find them and suppot them and quit bellyachin´
So....Obama wants to let the U.S. Citizens to lose everything in this sorry Obama Economy, and then Obama said he wants to blame "somebody else", this has come common for Obama, he has screwed up everything, and then wants to "I didn´t do it, don´t blame me".
The final page of this article talks about the U.S. being so weak we are attacked, making 9-11 like a small skirmish. Not a pleasant thought, but frankly, the logic in this article is understandable and plausible. I´ve been trying to project where all this unsustainable spending and house of cards government is going to lead, and history is replete with the answer: war.
When all is said and done, the fact is that we can do nothing on our own to save ourselves and our country. Many LDotters have previously urged us to pray, and I think this is better advice than all the political solutions offered here. No, I´m not saying we should give up, roll over and "take it." But we need to earnestly seek God´s wisdom and help to prevail over the evil which has taken over the land. If you were diagnosed with terminal cancer, would you not be moved to pray very hard to God for deliverance? Well, our country and the world at large have been diagnosed with a virulentcancer, and it will take unceasing and heartfelt prayer before God to survive.
#43, what? I couldn´t hear over all that yelling. How about calling democrats what they have become: Marxists. But that demands one reads about Karl Marx. So we can also call them ´communists´ which means they have to read Karl Marx.
I say, we need to remind Americans we are becoming like the Soviets and like Cuba is now. Everyone is equal. That is, they are equally poor and miserable. The good thing is that these empires never last. The Soviets went down rather bloodlessly. Putin is trying to resurrect some of that, but even he knows people are a little savier than those that lived in the Soviet era and he can be put out like a dog.
I think America will go to the edge of capitalim and the beginning of communism. BO and his minions will try hard to make it happen. The question remains is who will step up to the plate to stop it. And no, it won´t the the republicans or the keyboard commandoes. It´s fascinating how we never learn from our world history.
Amen to # 14 . The far right is always so busy slashing and burning Republicans and demanding purity that they always play right into the Democrat´s hands. The latest food fight from the right-the name calling like wussies , mittens and Bonehead , the whining and crying and predictable empty threats are a distraction and hurt the cause. The left knows exactly how to play the always combustible right and they are smiling over the latest public tantrums. # 6 Obama´s anti US military , pro Taliban ROEs in Afghanistan are a tune up for things to come. Another 12 US soldiers have died in Afghanistan since Nov 6 , bringing the record setting death total under Obama to 1532. Fore ! Giggle with Reggie ! Party ! Party !
Didn´t people say the same things about Obama during his first epoch? Come to think of it, didn´t they say the same things about Stalin, Castro, Mao, Hitler, and every other preening dictator who´s ever existed? They hang on like a bad cold. Then send you the bill.
Admitting a problem is the first step in curing it. Start here: http://fellowshipofminds.wordpress.com/2012/11/15/why-the-gop-will-not-do-anything-about-vote-fraud/ if this is bunk, I will be happy to learn why.
FTA "The conservative comeback begins now -- on the assumption that a majority of Americans will not welcome a second Great Depression." Bad assumption - all those who voted for the Democrats will continue to get all the freebies whether or not there is a depression. So they are unaffected by the state of the economy. They could care less about working. Democrats will vote the party line no matter how bad the depression gets. These voters along with the vote fraud the Democrats have perfected there will be no comeback large enough to over come all that.
FTA: "But in his hubris, and self-deception, Obama will plant the seeds of his own demise in the words of those addresses."
No, no, no. Conservatives should adopt the ostrich as their heraldic bird. scumbama has a permanent get-out-of-jail-free card as a black Democrat. All he has to do is come out of the closet and he has the trifecta.
#52 & 53... How bout we start with all the precincts in FL and OH with well over 100% voter turnout? Several precincts reported 140%, 150% turnout?? Some with 150,000 registered voters but 250,000 votes cast! I believe one precinct in Allen West´s district had around 10 registered voters but 800 votes cast!?!? How bout in OH and PA where some precincts had ZERO votes for Romney?? How bout FL had around 300,000 new Hispanic votes for the president?? I´m sure they were all legal! We could start by not accepting these numbers until investigations take place.
We are not talking about a massive amount of fraud, just strategic swing states and certain 3-4 counties in these states. That´s all it takes.
Four years ago...why wasn´t this talked about in the MSN and at the dining room table of dumb behind Americans? He oozed the seeds of his demise way back then. No one listened, read or watched this commie then. As for 0bama. He´s not incompetent. Not stupid. He´s a genius. Calculating. Very knowledgeble. (sp) But those who voted for him may or may not figure out they have been screwed by 0bama. "How did that happen?" they will exclaim. Sigh. I take myself out of this and retreat to my interests, ever forgetting what my fellow countrymen have wished for in 2012. I´m too old to waste my brain on this anymore. I will ever wonder..."how did this happen? What´s going to happen to us as a country?" Oh well.
#76, since your comment was the last one i read, i respond to it first, and because it moved me... do not give up. In the wisdom of your years, share the knowledge you have with whomever you can, to whatever degree you´re able.
None of us can shrink back. Some have no energy but to pray (well, we all must and can do that)... never give up.
We never had children. Now i´m glad. BUT we have nieces and nephews whom i love dearly. They are smart, conservative and very hard-working. For THEM i won´t give up. But i will wear a black arm band on the Fourth.
What has happened over the past 70-100 years has been a razing to the ground of the Founding Principles, of common sense, practical wisdom in operation in the economy, or, the market economy in practice, not to mention the religious and moral principles. All barbarians destroy the existing civilization.
People just don´t know how market-based economies work.
A few nights ago Mark Levin was reading an essay titled: I, Pencil. It is wonderful, and would make an excellent piece for beginners.
My suggestion is to start the re-education of as many people as possible as quickly as possible with as much charm as possible.
Voter fraud? I remember something about "SOS," a Soros plan to get in place as many secretaries of State: it is they who control whether or not there are investigations and what methods there are etc etc etc...
This terrifying situation can be brought to a speedy halt. One way to do it. Our good guys, supposedly our good guys (Hannity, O´Reilly, Rush, Glenn, Levin, Savage) all refuse to take aim and fire on the lying Diane Sawyers of major media traitors to the truth. Our good people will not attack their fellow news liars who are the only reason that childish, crazed Obama, Reid Puglosi Schumer Bloomberg types get away with all their spoiled communist party line is main stream support, and the rest of the story, again, our own Michelle Malkins Mark Steyns not attacking the traitor media day by day. Make fun of Diane´s blindness. Call her out. That will change every crooked thing quickly. It has to be more than just what we have now. It has to include atttacking the TV liars, the protection racket for the Beltway.
# 81 , the pimp is never AT the WH . Also , did you hear ´ congress ´ has spent their all so precious time talking about adding longer security to a past president ?. it is already up to ten years . Any bets the coward is the one who brot this up .
Folks, you want to see things change for the conservative cause? If so, we need to take back the schools and the news media. Get elected to school boards and build new media companies that report with no bias. Straighten up education so that the liberal indocrination mill is destroyed. Above all, vote out the riff raff in Washington. Get to the polls next time.
We continue to ignore the real tasks here. Until the liberal strangle hold on these areas is wiped out, more of the same I am afraid.
If we ever escape from this nightmare and the miscreant Obama is brought to justice, there will likely be many PhD theses written about his reign. Not within Political Science, but within Sociology, sub-section the Criminally Insane.
You-Know-Who said tha same thing to the GErman People in WWII. That if Germany loses it won´t be his fault; it will be the fault of the German people for not trying hard enough. They were not worthy of his leadership. Be sure to ck out on Youtibe the vid of Larry Grathwohl, undercover in the SDS WEathermen. They met and seriously discussed bringing in Chinese and Norks to occupy 25% of theUSA and that millions would go to re-education and 20 million kiled.
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A woman has revealed how difficult it is to eat healthily and stay full when living off an average food stamp budget. Melinda Moulton, from Huntington, Vermont, was one of 200 people to take part in the 3Squares Challenge, which saw her living for a week on just $36 worth of food, or around $1.71 a meal. Opting to try and eat as healthily as possible, Ms Moulton resorted to cheap foods like yogurt for breakfast, two handfuls of peanuts for lunch and lentil stew for dinner, all of which left her unsatisfied.´I don´t know how people do it,´ said
Just over two weeks ago, MSNBC host Martin Bashir delivered a harsh piece of commentary that culminated in the suggestion that someone should “s-h-i-t” in former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin‘s (R-AK) mouth. Bashir offered an abject apology on his next broadcast, but a chorus of critics continued to demand action against the host. After a reported “vacation” for the host earlier this week, Bashir announced, Wednesday afternoon, that MSNBC and Martin Bashir are parting ways. Here’s the statement from Martin Bashir, via email: After making an on-air apology, I asked for permission to take some additional time out around the Thanksgiving holiday. Upon
[Video] President Obama on Wednesday declared that addressing income inequality would be the focus of “all” of the White House’s efforts “for the rest of my presidency.” In a sweeping address that touched on raising the minimum wage, investing in infrastructure and ending tax breaks for the wealthy, Obama warned that the American economy has become “profoundly unequal,” declaring economic mobility the “challenge of our time.” “The combined trends of increasing inequality and decreasing mobility pose a fundamental threat to the American dream, our way of life, and what we stand for around the globe,” he said in an hour-long
Nineteen people stood behind President Obama on stage in the Executive Office Building Tuesday as the president kicked off a new campaign to promote Obamacare. One of those people, a young Florida woman named Monica Weeks, introduced Obama after telling the story of being struck with Crohn´s Disease at age 19 and receiving expensive treatments for several years that were covered by her parents´ health care plan — because Obamacare allowed her to remain on that plan until age 26. Now, Weeks said, she has coverage through a job. "The Affordable Care Act gives young adults who are just starting