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Emperor Obama has no clothes
Chicago Sun Times (IL), by Steve Huntley

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Posted By:Scottyboy, 10/1/2012 7:36:01 PM

The conventional wisdom is that Wednesday night’s presidential debate is a huge opportunity for Republican nominee Mitt Romney. The emperor-has-no-clothes reality is that the political forum would be meaningless if President Barack Obama could stand on the stage and boast his administration had ushered in an era of low unemployment, surging economic growth, reasonable gas prices and rising prosperity for the American family. None of that is remotely plausible. The jobless rate has been north of 8 percent for 43 months. Median family income fell more during the Obama recovery than during the recession. Economic growth is slowing

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This is why 0bama is a dead (lame) duck on Wednesday. If he owns up to his record he is dead, if he lies about it he will be busted. He is the champion of a failed ideology and even the dummies who didn't understand this in 2008 are about to find out.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Blackeagle, 10/1/2012 7:41:01 PM     (No. 8902989)

My country went and voted in its first black President....

and all I got was this stupid Obamacare.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: uno, 10/1/2012 7:48:04 PM     (No. 8903002)

#1 - and an even dumber Vice President.
Speaking of, if this were about him I'd say he was just trying to count to 21...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 10/1/2012 8:03:11 PM     (No. 8903037)

Romney, state facts such as what the REAL unemployment rate is, the despair the people have in giving up looking for a job.

State how many more people NEED food stamps as another indication of a grossly failed economic "plan".

Tell the people about the many failed "green energy" companies which have received BILLIONS of tax-payer dollars... tell them that most of these people are friends of BO and/or big money raisers for him.

Ask, "Where ARE those trillion dollars of "Stimulus" money, the Omnibus dollars?

And tell the reall story about GM. Osama might be dead, but GM is definitely not off the respirator.

These are some questions, touching on things that people who only watch network or left-wing "news" will have no knowledge of.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Kurto, 10/1/2012 9:09:45 PM     (No. 8903132)

It's a little surprising to see that the Chicago Sun Times is catching on. Many of used the emperor analogy four years ago.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: reddfroge, 10/1/2012 9:53:25 PM     (No. 8903207)

The Chicago Sun Times actually wrote this???...this is not an 'Onion' spoof???...a LSM outlet actually wrote this???

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Reply 6 - Posted by: beamer, 10/2/2012 4:39:50 AM     (No. 8903545)

Ah ha! Do you have an Obama phone? This will get lots of thankful blabber mouths to vote for more goodies...maybe to be anounced on Wednesday night?

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