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Barack Obama uses the March
on Washington to attack his
opponents. This man is shameless

Telegraph [UK], by Tim Stanley

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 8/28/2013 7:56:54 PM

Barack Obama´s speech on the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington was classic Obama: beautifully delivered, moving, deceptive, divisive, frustrating. And, of course, it was far more about Barack Obama than it was Martin Luther King Jr. It started with a history lesson, a reminder of the significance of that bright shining moment in 1963--when thousands of ordinary Americans, "assembled here in our nation´s capital under the shadow of the great emancipator to offer testimony of injustice, to petition their government for redress, and to awaken America´s long slumbering conscience." For all Americans--left and right--that´s the kernel of what

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: trackman999, 8/28/2013 8:01:11 PM     (No. 9496163)

Is anyone surprised by this,...................NO !.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: nimby, 8/28/2013 8:04:45 PM     (No. 9496167)

Classless and crass!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Jubilationtcornpone, 8/28/2013 8:11:02 PM     (No. 9496169)

I loved hearing Obama revert to his Southern Preacher voice today. He´s so flipping predictable. You knew it was going to be all about him, him, him. I´d be interested to know how many times he said I, me, mine.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: jntsrgn, 8/28/2013 8:58:13 PM     (No. 9496208)

I hate Barrack Hussein Obama. Did you get that, NSA?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: GringoinQuito, 8/28/2013 9:21:03 PM     (No. 9496237)

Me too #4. Come and get me if you dare!

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bluebonnet, 8/28/2013 9:24:44 PM     (No. 9496244)

Excellent, must read article, and by a Brit no less!!!
0bama IS shameless, as are those, rather Democrat or Republican who are following him over the proverbial cliff.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: pearlyjo, 8/28/2013 9:41:25 PM     (No. 9496257)

Back in June, Rush Limbaugh played a portion of Reagan´s speech at Normandy on the anniversary of D Day. It was very good, very inspirational and stuck to the issue at hand: commemorating the incredible odds these men were up against and their incredible bravery and sacrifice. I don´t recall him mentioning any Democrats or laws he had passed or wanted to pass. Couldn´t our dear leader just talk about Dr. King? Plenty of good material there without wading into politicizing the moment.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Safari Man, 8/28/2013 9:46:33 PM     (No. 9496264)

#4 the NSA isn´t going to blow their cover on you, but the IRS is on the case, for sure.


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Reply 9 - Posted by: veritas, 8/28/2013 10:02:35 PM     (No. 9496299)

In "Atlas Shrugged" [movie] there´s a comment to the effect that "what good are laws if the ´right people´ don´t break them?"

The parallel here is Obama´s view that, "What good are people" [even ´icons´ in the eyes of some] "if you can´t use them?"

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Reply 10 - Posted by: NotaBene, 8/29/2013 2:12:28 AM     (No. 9496444)

Baraq Hussein delivered a magnificent speech in Cairo three years ago and all that came from it was the Arab Spring massacres.

Arabs of the World, enjoy your leader.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Trigger2, 8/29/2013 5:09:53 AM     (No. 9496492)

I expected nothing else from this race baiting, incompetent, empty suit.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: mulhaven, 8/29/2013 7:15:11 AM     (No. 9496568)

The juvenile Pipsqueak in the White House is too small-minded to have any regard for the American people or for historical facts. He is just another mindless socialist spewing pomposities. There isn´t anything he has to say that rises above the level of a disadvantaged teenager.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Attercliffe, 8/29/2013 7:44:07 AM     (No. 9496606)

And let´s not forget that Tim Scott, the only black US senator, was excluded from the guest list.

Come to think of it, that´s a mark of excellence for Tim.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: a man over thirty, 8/29/2013 7:52:56 AM     (No. 9496615)

And the only black man on SCOTUS also, #13.
The rhetoric from the left is only that - talk - and dishonest talk at that. The movement for toleration will not tolerate those who disagree politically.
Hypocrites.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: postaway, 8/29/2013 8:20:53 AM     (No. 9496663)

So many excellent posts here, thanks to you all. When I hear Tim Scott, Ben Carson, Allen West, Thomas Sowell, Walter Williams, David Webb, Daneen Barelli, Star Parker and every other conservative black person speak, I am encouraged by their words and feel kinship with them. In a world where different races have to live together, they are people of truth and good will who can help us live in peace and harmony. MLK would have been proud of them. It is a new day and the aptly named Ben Jealous, Barack Obama, John Lewis, Al Sharpton, Jesse Jackson and their ilk are small minded hustlers and race baiters. They are yesterday´s news. They are like typewriters compared to PC´s. Yesterday´s "commemoration" was reflective of a dying breed - sparsely attended, rambling and devoid of any inspiration. MLK wouldn´t have recognized himself in any of it.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Hobbiest, 8/29/2013 8:47:19 AM     (No. 9496696)

Obama is a classic example of someone who can´t see the forest for all the me´s.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Felixcat, 8/29/2013 9:07:18 AM     (No. 9496731)

As so many others have posted over these very long five years is that the First Black President (FBP) has no historical ties to American Slavery other than by virtue of his white mother´s family in Kansas owning slaves 150+ years ago. He is not authentic and that American Blacks who are descendants of slaves ignore this just, well, shows you how ignorant these people are of their own history and that of the FBP.




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Reply 18 - Posted by: Analyn, 8/29/2013 10:07:42 AM     (No. 9496839)

Hate is a mighty strong word, but I´ve used it often in the past five years, #4, & #5. And I expect I´ll use it a lot more in the coming three.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Grambo, 8/29/2013 10:20:30 AM     (No. 9496862)

MLK’s vision was unifying, Obama’s is divisive. There is no way Obama could give a speech reflective of MLK.

An Obama speech is like what MLK would sound like reading Alinsky; the tone is mellifluent, but the ideas are ugly.


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Reply 20 - Posted by: udanja99, 8/29/2013 10:23:19 AM     (No. 9496868)

I don´t just hate him. I loathe him. I abhor him. In fact, I´ve run out of words to describe accurately and strongly enough, just how much I hate him.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: FL_Absentee_Voter, 8/29/2013 10:25:52 AM     (No. 9496876)

Gosh. O´Reilly thought he was brilliant.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: congaree53, 8/29/2013 10:28:35 AM     (No. 9496882)

I hate him also- but I must admit it is smart politics-He got re-elected thiss way, didn´t he? His approval is 50% on Rasmussen today, so it must be working still. His opponents have approval ratings on par with those for lung cancer.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: owl, 8/29/2013 10:50:36 AM     (No. 9496930)

" A comment by President Barack Obama that Vladimir Putin looked "like the bored kid in the back of the classroom" apparently "infuriated" the Russian president ", The New York Times.
Any guesses on what might come next ?. This time, the little twerp may have attacked someone who´s a bit tougher than Rush.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: Old Army Vet, 8/29/2013 11:03:11 AM     (No. 9496945)

Spoken by our divider/racist-in-chief.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 8/29/2013 11:05:06 AM     (No. 9496948)

Obama is the Miley Cyrus of politicians.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: mc squared, 8/29/2013 11:39:17 AM     (No. 9497013)

Ditto #20

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Reply 27 - Posted by: chicodon, 8/29/2013 11:42:26 AM     (No. 9497021)

I´ve never understood why American blacks don´t laugh him off the stage. He was supported by white elites because of his liberal Harvard bonafides, toothy grin and white speech. Blacks supported him because he was semi-black and had an African name. That´s it.

It´s hilarious to watch him switch from a white speech pattern to a contrived black one. It´s just as put on as Hillary´s "I ain´t no ways tired" farce. Blacks have to know this. So, the answer is something else. The black "elite" support him for money and power. The blacks who are content to live on the plantation support him for handouts. In other words he is supported for reasons other than the good of the nation.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Rivetjoint, 8/29/2013 12:14:07 PM     (No. 9497085)

Still a bit surprised Barry didn´t try to claim his mommy took him as a two-year-old to the original event. "Why, I can still remember the soaring oratory of Martin..."

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Reply 29 - Posted by: HistoryBuff, 8/29/2013 1:12:54 PM     (No. 9497179)

Anyone else see the comedy in having Caroline Kennedy speak?

(Hey! Wanna hear a tape of Dr. King in the sack? My Uncle Bobby had that!)

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Reply 30 - Posted by: paperpuncher, 8/29/2013 2:28:11 PM     (No. 9497302)

Hey Tim:
Brilliant last paragraph!!

Thank you for the compliment.

Love, Honor, Truth

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Reply 31 - Posted by: badrad, 8/29/2013 3:02:32 PM     (No. 9497342)

Shameful, and shames all who promote and protect the shameless narcissist community organizer (perk for the have nots getter and in case big giver--in the trillions).

Shame on the lo-fo and corrupt media and voters who did this--8 years of near complete dem control and power and we are where?

POW POS POTUS , POTUS to the have-nots and the do-nots or the do-wrongs.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: osprey21, 8/29/2013 6:01:21 PM     (No. 9497576)

What he is definitely starts with an S... and it ain´t Superman.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: ArtieC, 8/29/2013 7:22:45 PM     (No. 9497666)

It´s the community organizer in him. He cant help himself.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: broken01, 8/30/2013 1:08:42 PM     (No. 9498565)

Number 25 you my friend owe me a new monitor and keyboard. I laughed so hard my pepsi went everywhere. This president has demostrated yet again to thinking Americans like myself and others on this board how much of a self centered cretin he is. It is no suprise that he has used that forum to spew his nonsense.

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Reply 35 - Posted by: web, 8/30/2013 6:04:24 PM     (No. 9498983)

I don´t want equality of outcomes or incomes. I enjoy what I do. I´ve worked too hard, in school and various positions learning my profession, to ever wish to be "equal" with those who expect to be given everything for free, with no effort. I am absolutely sick of people who break our laws or make no effort to better themselves demanding that we pay for their lifestyles, while I struggle to support my own family. I´m sick of all their "marchin´". They don´t pay the taxes to build or maintain those streets, yet seem to believe they own them. Obama and his fellow "community organizers" spend all their time rabble-rousing, stirring up envy and hatred for those who actually accomplish something. It´s satanic.

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WASHINGTON--Rushing to an afternoon vote last month, Sen. Ted Cruz hopped the underground tram to the U.S. Capitol from his office across the street. The Texan planted his black ostrich cowboy boots in the middle of the small subway car without getting so much as a nod from the other senators--Republican or Democrat--amiably chatting or huddled in their seats. Mr. Cruz finds himself standing alone a lot these days. His response to the cold shoulders: "The establishment despised Ronald Reagan" before he became president, "but the people loved him." For the 43-year-old Republican, the Reagan name illuminates his political life´s

Deadbeat on the Range
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New York Times, by Timothy Eagan    Original Article
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Imagine a vendor on the National Mall, selling burgers and dogs, who hasn’t paid his rent in 20 years. He refuses to recognize his landlord, the National Park Service, as a legitimate authority. Every court has ruled against him, and fines have piled up. What’s more, the effluents from his food cart are having a detrimental effect on the spring grass in the capital. Would an armed posse come to his defense, aiming their guns at the park police? Would the lawbreaker get prime airtime on Fox News, breathless updates in the Drudge Report, a sympathetic ear from Tea Party Republicans?

White House asks American parents to
monitor their children for signs of terrorism

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Daily Caller, by Eric Owens    Original Article
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In a speech earlier this week, Lisa O. Monaco, President Barack Obama’s assistant for homeland security and counterterrorism, insisted that American parents must be vigilant because their “confrontational” children could be on the verge of becoming terrorists. Monaco’s full, prepared text is available here. She presented the speech, entitled “Countering Violent Extremism and the Power of Community,” at Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government on April 15. Monaco began her remarks by eloquently describing the lives tragically lost last year during the Boston Marathon bombings. Interestingly, the Harvard grad failed to mention the religion or the motive of brothers Dzhokhar and Tamerlan

Ann Coulter takes up ‘Mitt
Romney for President’ chant again

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Washington Times, by Cheryl K. Chumley    Original Article
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Conservative columnist Ann Coulter — who used her talk show platform in the last presidential election cycle to campaign hard for former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney — has taken up the mantra once again, calling on Republicans to give the failed White House bidder another shot in 2016. She made the suggestion during a discussion on Sean Hannity’s radio show while speaking of her new book, “Never Trust a Liberal Over 3-Especially a Republican.” Ms. Coulter also addressed the question of Mr. Romney’s shortcomings by saying that his 2012 loss wasn’t entirely his fault. “I think too much blame, not only in this

You lie! Reporters accuse Obama
of deception, demagoguery just
to get attention

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Washington Examiner, by Paul Bedard    Original Article
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Prominent Washington correspondents are accusing President Obama and his aides of knowingly stretching the truth on issues like the so-called women´s pay gap just to create controversy and keep issues -- and the president -- relevant. Washington Post columnist Ruth Marcus kicked off the attack last week when she blasted as “demagoguery” the administration´s tactics during the pay gap debate. “The level of hyperbole -- actually, of demagoguery -- that Democrats have engaged in here is revolting,” she wrote. CBS White House Correspondent Major Garrett then weighed in this week in his National Journal


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