WASHINGTON— President Barack Obama on Sunday memorialized the victims of the Washington Navy Yard shooting by urging Americans not to give up on a transformation in gun laws that he argued are to blame for an epidemic of violence. "There is nothing inevitable about it — it comes about because of decisions we make or fail to make," Obama said. Reprising his role of the nation´s consoler in chief after yet another mass shooting, Obama issued a call to action on gun control measures (Snip) "Our tears are not enough," Obama told thousands gathered to mourn at the Marine Barracks.
Obama never misses a chance to try and exploit something.First he had the gall to launch into a petty attack on republicans while these people were being shot up and then he tries to exploit it again by injecting politics into a memorial service.
What he should be doing is ordering a report on all the system failures that allowed the shooter access to the facility and how he was able to buy a shotgun with his past record.
Liberals always want to pass more laws instead of enforcing the ones on the books.You never see any background reports on any of these mass shooters because they´re somehow connected to liberals. If a white NRA member ever did this,they would turn over every rock to build a case to disband the NRA.
Why aren´t these victims families demanding an investigation into how it happened?
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The Advocate, 9/23/2013 3:29:27 AM (No. 9532552)
Clinton disarmed the military at bases in 1992- Hasan and Fort Hood were the result. Barack HUSSEIN Obama the putative son of Muslim Marxist bho sr - wants to disarm Americans. Why? So he can slaughter Christians like his Kenyan cousin Odinga? Were any of the weapons on the mall in Kenya from Obama in Benghazi? Arrest the fraud.
If you want to peruse a great web page, bookmark this one. I go to it from time to time and re-read what our Founders had to say about guns. I helps to keep things in proper perspective and realize just how diabolical the Marxist left really is.
The Obamboozler acts like these criminals somehow didn´t already break any laws already on the books! He disregards the fact that we already have plenty of gun laws and that the largest, organized group of law-abiding citizens in this country is the NRA and that not one of these murdering criminals are NRA members! Taking guns away from law-abiding citizens is only an invitation to murder. They´ve tipped their hand and showed us what their real intent is by taking guns away from the military because they can. See what happened???
Given the words of his speech, I guesss that all the shootings and killings in Chicago don´t count. 5 more killings this past weekend and nary a word about it. And I forget what the yeary count is. And that´s just one city. I wonder if those doing the shooting passed all of the gun controls that are in place in Chicago. Somehow I doubt it.
Not sure about obsessing re keeping Americans getting guns because he is all about gun running. So no credibility there. Pot calls kettle black.
What needs to be addressed is gov not acting on red flags and not enforcing existing laws as mentioned above. Did Obama ever consider he brought on the act with racially devisive statements? The brutality of the shooting needs to be highlighted: Not sure of the gauge used but it was probably 12 gauge. Anyone who has ever fired a 12 gauge knows that it would be unspeakable cruelty to shoot anyone with it.
It is not the guns it is the freedom Obama and his fellow travelers want to grab from you. The guns are a means to an end. If they ever succeed, you will no longer be free and they know it. They don´t offer real solutions to all the gun violence because it is the only thing they can point to and scream for gun control. They create their own crises by ignoring the violence running rampant in big cities like Chicago, Detroit, LA, Washington DC, etc. Progressives are zealots when it comes to gun control. The only guns they are comfortable with are the ones under their control.
Once these CONSTITUTIONAL FREEDOMS are eliminated then the country can be fully overtaken. Never in the history of this country has one man done so much to undermine the constitution and the freedoms we have been guaranteed. We are going to lose it all from within and the stupid liberals all take these freedoms for granted. God help us please.
As his term gets closer to ending, Frank Marshall Davis´s mulatto son will become more desperate to take the guns...and perhaps issue his private brown shirt ghetto army the hollow points he has been stock piling. I do not trust this squatter or his "Winnie" #2.
The whining twit needs to go see his friend Rahm Emanual and do a bit of community organizing before he talks about curtailing gun violence. Obama unleashed the black ´Trayvon´ devils so let him quell the violence he and Eric Holder started. Fast and Furious anyone remember that?
I refused to watch or listen to this memorial service because you knew Obama was going to politicize it. And for a moment I thought: I doubt most if not all of the victims´ families would want the memorial service politcized, but odds are that most if not all voted for Obama so they didn´t mind.
I love his mastery of the English language. He reminds me of an English actor who has become proficient in the American dialect. However, when flustered blurts out "bloody hell!". Obama has been reverting to his ghetto slang lately. I guess he plans to "mess with" our 2nd Amendment again.
"urging Americans not to give up on a transformation in gun laws that he argued are to blame for an epidemic of violence". There is Obama again fixating on "transformation" I find it very troubling that this man is incapable of identifying the real problem. Total FAIL.
Yet another distraction from his own woes. Election 2014 has them frightened. Why do you think pelosi has been been let loose this soon ?. To try to quash her leaders scandals and put a few more socialist laws on the books before it´s too late, as well as bash the GOP at the same time ( she´s adept at this ). Bozo´s ´ economy´ speeches fell flat. Syria is over ( for now ) and now Africa looms. Deathcare is on the ropes, and their really big score, immigration, looks doomed as well. While I´m here, why the hammer job on Cruz ?. Because he has them frightened as well. Both sides of the DC aisle. Back to 2014, right ?. Keep that front and center and everything makes sense.
The fight to protect and preserve the Second Amendment is very much alive and strong Mister Prezidint. How about an obsession with criminally insane control, how about obsession with laws that have minimum mandatory prison sentences of 50 years with no chance of parole for using a gun signed into law. It´s not the gun, it´s the trigger puller.
Ha anyone ever seen a reporter ---- just one reporter, not a gaggle ---- ask The One, or his Howdy Doody press spokesman Carney, a single question about violence in Chicago and what they´re doing about it?
Everyone reading this thread is a hypocrite if you own a gun but do not financially support the NRA! Take a stand and send the NRA some money so that they can continue to defend your 2nd Amendment right. If everyone who legally owns and responsibly uses a gun would send in just $10 dollars to the NRA, we would never have to worry about tyrants like comrade Hussein ObaMao trying to disarm us (while fully arming our enemies).
I am obsessed with the fight for gun laws. When o takes them away from the criminals than we will talk about giving up our guns. Never hear him talk about what happens if guns are removed from the people. I am waiting for him to address this issue.
I might take some of his BS seriously if he wasn´t protected by hundreds of Secret Service people carrying Uzis´ and other automatic weapons. That is if the SS isn´t chasing prostitutes while off duty, and he is out on the Golf Course.
By the way, aren´t guns banned in Chicago. How is that working out in his home town. Voting ´Present´ there I see.
Barry, disarm ! Start with yourself ! What if Barry caused all these mass murders so that he could come out the next after death minute with a prepared speech about taking guns away from everybody? What if imposter Barry had a whole secret armed army of shooters to create this regular havoc so that he could continue to make speeches about the dangers of honest people owning these dangerous weapons? Lenin practiced this same thing. Lenin had innocent masses hanged, shot, killed just to scare the hell out of the peasants. The innocents died to create more fear of the government. The only difference between Lenin, his propagandists, and Obama and his Feinsteins, Puglosis, Boxers, Bloombergs, Schumers, McConnells, McCains, Holders, Sawyers, Brokaws, Pelleys and Jarets propagandists, is that American peasants have guns and will fight back if and when necessary.
There is a huge elephant in the room that every one is ignoring because it is sooooo politically incorrect.
All US urban cities with the highest crime rates are overwhelmingly committed by one group of people. From LA to NYC and from Seattle to Miami.
Excuses like racism, slavery, no jobs, can´t get no education, government forcing inner city ghettos to get hooked on drugs, and it is Bush´s fault is sooooo yesterday.
White guilt, affirmative action, the massive extortion campaigns waged on huge corporations for AA hiring and admissions to college, phony law suits against white people and so on and so on have allowed this societal disaster to explode in the last 50 years.
BO on his own catipulted to strastopheric proportions.
And along with this agenda, is BO´s barely veiled agenda that it is open season on whitey. It is so obvious that his goal is to disarm law-abiding whites to be the sacrificial lambs in BO´s relentless race war.
What I find completely insane is that he panders to the stupified white audiences at all these memorials where most of the people killed were white, yet not a mention of his many home towns of Chicago.
A disarmed public becomes a nation of sheep. Easy pickings for a government armed-to-the-teeth and for criminals who do not obey laws. Those leaders pushing ever-more laws are secure in gated or guarded residences, and some have body guards. They could care less about the peons ... just look at Chicago and DC where gun laws are tough and firearm murder is nonetheless commonplace. Obama seeks to remove the right of self defense from ALL Americans. Only someone inimical to your welfare would do that.
Chacago, where Obama organized commie hell Chicago, where Obama stole his mansion, Chicago, where his pal went to be mayor Chicago, where hundreds of blacks killing hundreds more blacks goes unnoticed Chicago where only police&gangs can own guns It´s the communist fascist socialist muslim plan loved by Barry and his silent comrades.
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