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Ineptness of Obama
leaves America staggering

Washington Times, by Charles Hurt

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Posted By:Flyright, 10/23/2013 7:24:26 AM

That was America standing behind President Obama in the Rose Garden this week as he stammered, and droned on and on, trying to explain away the epic disaster that Obamacare has become even before it has begun “About three weeks ago, as the federal government shut down,” he began.Expectant and hopeful, America stood tall on the steps behind him for as long as she could. She was proud and gazed at the nation’s new top health care provider proudly. But as the excuses and mistruths mounted and the barrage of words rolled on and on and on, she could not

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: StormCnter, 10/23/2013 7:33:56 AM     (No. 9578106)

Terrific analogy. Well done, Mr. Hurt.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Rinktum, 10/23/2013 7:46:01 AM     (No. 9578120)

Who´s going to hold us up?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Really?, 10/23/2013 8:00:35 AM     (No. 9578141)

I watched it and heard him say "I gotcha" then almost blacked out myself. He is the most narcissic man I have ever seen. Wants to make himself the "hero" here when in reality, it was his droning, boring, sales pitch that kept her out in the sun.

How did we ever elect this man ?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: MMC, 10/23/2013 8:02:59 AM     (No. 9578145)

Inept or calculated chaos?
Alinsky Rules for Radicals

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 10/23/2013 8:03:15 AM     (No. 9578146)

However did we elect this man, twice?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Felixcat, 10/23/2013 8:09:29 AM     (No. 9578155)

I have no sympathy for any idiot willing to stand up and behind Obama on any subject. Let her and everyone else crumble for good.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: anonymous, 10/23/2013 8:12:35 AM     (No. 9578161)

The scary thing is that an inept person can be marketed successfully. Therein lies the true horror of marketing.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: secondtimelucky, 10/23/2013 8:16:25 AM     (No. 9578170)

brilliant analogy. and painful...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Udanja99, 10/23/2013 8:18:07 AM     (No. 9578173)

Do we know for certain that the fainting woman thing wasn´t a stunt to make zippy look like a savior in the midst of all the chaos? I wouldn´t put ANYTHING past him and his thugs.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Write2Right, 10/23/2013 8:19:54 AM     (No. 9578177)

Aren´t we ALL trying not to throw up on the president?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: VeteranAmerican, 10/23/2013 8:20:10 AM     (No. 9578178)

I maintain this was a set up. he knew she was going to fake a faint. Whose your baby´s daddy. Are we paying for another kid that is a result of unprotected sex between libs?

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 10/23/2013 8:21:30 AM     (No. 9578181)

#5 I regret having become such a misanthrope but I will provide an answer to your admittedly rhetorical question.

Drive down a busy road. Walk through a mall or shopping plaza. Visit a cinema or a ´family´ restaurant. Pay strict attention, in surreptitious fashion of course, to what people are wearing, doing, and - above all - saying and how they are saying it. You will hit the bottom of the pit of despair rather quickly when you realize the critical mass of shallow, gullible, malleable people walking this earth.

Liberalism is infantilism and our nation has been converted to a nursery where millions are literally unable to see past their next meal. It´s tempting to call these people lazy but even that implies an internal motivation to do nothing. Instead, they have become human livestock, chewing their cud with a dead eyes (one radio talk show host volunteered for post-Katrina duty and was saddened at the number of ´victims´ who did nothing to help themselves and moved only when prodded by aid workers). Beauty, originality, individuality, motivation, freedom are beyond their ken. The media enjoy a form of compound interest - air a Democrat´s outright lie then reinforce it with ´news´ stories that ´confirm´ the Dem´s falsehoods.

By Election Day it´s a fait accompli.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: TigerLilly, 10/23/2013 8:24:32 AM     (No. 9578184)

The fainter is nudged by the woman next to her before going wobbly. Obama turns around catching her, like Superman, right before she falls. The nudger never looks at the fainter while she is being rescued. The Obama supporters don´t seem real curious about her either. Hmm.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Italiano, 10/23/2013 8:43:58 AM     (No. 9578208)

I´m loving this. Idiotic liberal entitlement programs have been crashing and burning for generations. Some just take longer than others. None have crashed this quickly or as spectacularly, leaving an unqualified president looking like such a clueless moron, or the federal bureaucracy exposed as so obviously incompetent. Even the brown-nose media is piling on, and Obama is unraveling before our eyes.

It still may not end well, but right now, it´s Christmas every day. And getting rid of Obama is priority #1.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: JAN, 10/23/2013 8:46:15 AM     (No. 9578213)

A pregnant diabetic woman without a shred of common sense.



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Reply 16 - Posted by: simple simon, 10/23/2013 8:46:17 AM     (No. 9578214)

#13, thanks - I can´t stand looking or hearing the won anymore and only caught word of this fainting incident in passing. I checked out youtube and it IMO is undeniable this was a choreographed faint.

1. Woman to right of fainter (Nudges) has something on her mind - looking to and fro. Couple of quick glances to fainter

2. Nudges elbows fainter in side without looking at her

3. Fainter certainly seems to have her faculties as she snaps a surprised look over to the nudges

4. Nudges ignores fainter, looks away again making a point to not notice fainter and and clearly not paying attention to the oracle and his lofty speech.

5. Fainter gets an "oh Yeah" flash of clarity on her face

6. Fainter looks ahead - a little dull

7. Obama stops speech mid-sentence, as if he had eyes in the back of his head and turns.

8. Upon turning, fainter gets the vapors suddenly and starts to fall backward (back and to the left....back and to the left.....back and to the left)

9. Superman swoops in, fainter seems to gain her composure.

10. Even with all the commotion and the POTUS turning in Nudges direction to save the fainter, Nudges refuses to glance over to see what the O is doing - even looks away (down and to the right....down and to the right).

CASE CLOSED

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Reply 17 - Posted by: simple simon, 10/23/2013 8:53:56 AM     (No. 9578226)

Wow - just watched one last time to wrap up and see even before Nudges elbows Fainter she is looking at someone in the audience and shakes head "no" - looks away thinking (as if getting courage?) looks back in same direction and nods yes, looks away again in deep thought and then musters the courage to elbow fainter.

It´s unbelievable how blatant this is. Folks, if you haven´t watched this with a cynical eye I highly recommend watching it and pay close attention to Nudges....

I need a life.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: anonymous, 10/23/2013 9:02:39 AM     (No. 9578241)

The problem as I see it is that the people of a once free-minded country have been dumbed down beyond recognition. How has it happened? Through marketing. Marketing congeals. It brings everything to the one consistency. There is no room for disagreement. Anyone who ventures an innovative opinion, or who speaks against the prevailing PC of marketing, is shouted down.

Free-thinking is now a form of heresy in the United States.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: zbogwan2, 10/23/2013 9:07:44 AM     (No. 9578251)

It is hard to know, at this point, if he is intentionally being dishonest or if he has simply become delusional.

Oh really! It´s not hard to know at all:Obama is like a chameleon that morphs into whatever suites the subject he´s addressing at the time.



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Reply 20 - Posted by: CEP, 10/23/2013 9:10:06 AM     (No. 9578254)

We are now in the world of "Idiocracy"

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Salt5792, 10/23/2013 9:39:10 AM     (No. 9578295)

Unfortunately for America, affirmative action is of no help in achieving Presidential responsibilities.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Blizzard, 10/23/2013 9:44:07 AM     (No. 9578303)

This regime employs hundreds, maybe even thousands, of crisis actors. You just saw at least 2 right here. Dont believe a single word that comes out of these people´s mouths, nor their "innocent" actions.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: M2, 10/23/2013 9:52:42 AM     (No. 9578316)

This is good.

He began his oily salesman’s pitch by invoking the government shutdown, as if that had the slightest thing in the world to do with the implosion of Obamacare. It is hard to know, at this point, if he is intentionally being dishonest or if he has simply become delusional. Later, he inexplicably blamed Republican opponents in Congress.

Note the adjectives, all of which have been applied generously to this POTUS since before he was elected the first time: "oily", "dishonest", "delusional", "inexplicably", "blamed" ---- his reign of terror is peppered with such descriptions, yet like the Energizer Bunny, he keeps on with his smoking trail of destruction of this proud nation.

Will no one besides us say, "enough"? After all, the Democrat Party is being damaged, too. Why are they not on board?

Does the rampaging, ego-driven, extremist agenda of one man speak for the entire Democrat Party? I thought the GOP lacked courage. It´s nothing compared to the Democrat Party´s lack of spine.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: bighambone, 10/23/2013 10:04:34 AM     (No. 9578344)

This incident is probably out of his old presidential campaign game play book where there were a series of people in the audience during different appearances who supposedly took sick and gave Obama a chance to issue some off the teleprompter comments.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: TarAndFeathers, 10/23/2013 10:04:54 AM     (No. 9578346)

At what point will America come te realize that these many acts of betrayal are not the serial incompetencies of a fool, but rather the outcomes of the evil of an utterly solipsistic psychopath?

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Reply 26 - Posted by: jalo1951, 10/23/2013 10:45:06 AM     (No. 9578420)

In defense of the fainter she is married and she stated that she and her husband have not decided yes or no on obamacare. They simply went on the website to look around. obama is an ass. We all here know that. What is scary is that the American public is so damn dumb. And he is getting away with murder because he is an affirmative action president.



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Reply 27 - Posted by: joe btfsplk, 10/23/2013 11:01:27 AM     (No. 9578462)

Shop at Crazy Barry´s Obamacare....where prices are Insaaane!!

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Reply 28 - Posted by: larryp, 10/23/2013 11:03:03 AM     (No. 9578469)

That woman, Michelle Something, the e hat becam ill, seemed like an act. She looked like Michelle from Ohio that was abused by The Creep. Obama the Healer, Forgiver, The Giver,The Coach.
It is all a play. they want single payer, the LoFos and illegals, the unions, will demand single payer. Or at least the Obamanites can SAY they demand it, and we get single Payer, With the payer as the
Feds.
the Obama NoCare was designed to do this. ecall Tehse are the same Obamas tha raised a billion dollars f his eletcion and had a smooth rapid Hi tech, working plan there.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: fed-up, 10/23/2013 11:17:10 AM     (No. 9578498)

What struck me is WHY was he holding another of his cmapaign style speeches to shove another program or wonderfulness on us?? On such short notice no less???

If he was a real leader (I know.. insert snort here), he would have had a press conference and answered some real questions! Now you can really laugh.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Holeymoses, 10/23/2013 11:32:13 AM     (No. 9578520)

I think she went to Moochelle´s hairdresser.

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Reply 31 - Posted by: KanCreeper, 10/23/2013 12:00:44 PM     (No. 9578557)

Somehow yesterdays cartoon was very appropriate. [Showed as the pitchman for the Salesman that is in the "Sham Wow" TV Commercials...Barry is our "SHAM WON".

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Reply 32 - Posted by: krause, 10/23/2013 12:07:27 PM     (No. 9578569)

I finally realized what Obama could be good at...press secretary. Carney lies, obfuscates, spins, and dances, but he shows a nasty snarl, signifying that he is uncomfortable, and maybe, slightly embarrassed, knowing he is being untruthful.

Obama would do all this, acting cool!

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Reply 33 - Posted by: Felixcat, 10/23/2013 12:40:10 PM     (No. 9578619)

Re #26. I wonder how many people have been aproached by this Admin to attend these events and replied Heck No. Then again, in light of #12 prescient comments, probably not many at all. The seduction by means of the White House; a souvenir White House Christmas ornament, some veggies from Michelle´s garden and a pile of Bo´s poop.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: pineledger, 10/23/2013 1:42:54 PM     (No. 9578755)

Obviously the Fainter missed her cue. Excellent point about Super Soetoro having eyes in the back of his head. Incredible what these people try to palm off on the public, right there in the Rose Garden. What utter disdain they have for our powers of observation and credulity.

(Oh, yes, remember the corps [pronounced corpse] of white-coated supposed-docs who rallied behind Soetoro when ACA was still under discussion?)

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Reply 35 - Posted by: pineledger, 10/23/2013 1:45:54 PM     (No. 9578763)

PS. (Sorry) The Ledgers have declined not one but two invitations to the Soetoro WH.

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Reply 36 - Posted by: TigerLilly, 10/23/2013 1:51:33 PM     (No. 9578777)

#16/17 notated the fainting incident perfectly.
#22 references the crisis actors. Yes, I agree, they are out there in situations that would totally shock the public I they knew.
#26 thinks the Faux Fainter is "undecided", I think you don´t get on stage with Obama unless you are a card carrying Obamaphobe ready to sell that firstborn to the devil. Just my take.

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Reply 37 - Posted by: Avogadra, 10/23/2013 2:27:48 PM     (No. 9578852)

#16-17, I read your description of the fainting incident and then watched it (the video is linked on Drudge). Unbelievable. Totally choreographed and then performed by not-very-good actors. Thanks for the step by step explanation of what was really going on.

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Reply 38 - Posted by: Freeloader, 10/23/2013 3:23:54 PM     (No. 9578955)

Question: Would you hire this young man to manage your corner donut shop?

Qualifications/Background Information:
-High School & College Records...Not Available
-Birth Certificate/Proof Of Citizenship...Not Available
-Passport Records...Not Available
-Previous Management Experience In Private Sector...None
-Previous Full-Time Work Experience In Private Sector...None
-Military Service...None

References:
-William C. Ayers
-Antoin "Tony" Rezko
-Bernardine Dohrn
-Reverend Jeremiah Wright
-Khalid al-Mansour
-Prince Al-Waleed bin Talal

Drug Test Results:
-Refused To Take Test

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Reply 39 - Posted by: JoElla Bee, 10/23/2013 3:33:15 PM     (No. 9578963)

Rep. Tom McClintock´s 5 minute speech about the shutdown (C-Span this morning) was excellent:
http://mcclintock.house.gov/2013/10/when-propaganda-trumps-reality.shtml

Here is part of it:

"What was the outrageous Republican demand that Democrats refused even to discuss during the 16-day shutdown while they ordered our public servants to make life as difficult as possible for people?

On September 30th, with the deadline just hours away, House Republicans had dropped all conditions to fund the entire government with one substantive exception: delay the individual mandate that forces people to buy policies against their will. Democrats summarily rejected this proposal and for 16 days refused to negotiate on this single point, while literally accusing Republicans of sedition.

Then this past Monday, the President’s Press Secretary made this stunning admission: the administration may itself seek to delay the individual mandate by dropping the penalty for non-compliance.

They’ve got to be kidding. For the 16 days of the shutdown, the only substantive dispute was the Republican plea to delay the individual mandate for the millions of Americans who couldn’t find or afford Obamacare policies. Doing so could have ended the impasse instantly. During those 16 days, it was clear to everyone that the exchanges weren’t working. Yet for 16 days the President and Congressional Democrats refused even to discuss the matter, while they turned their formidable propaganda machine to the task of winning politically.

Then, just four days after Republicans capitulated on all points, including dropping their single substantive request to delay the individual mandate, the administration is now considering delaying the individual mandate?

These facts speak for themselves and need no embellishment from me. John Adams once observed that “Facts are stubborn things.” As passions cool and reason resumes its rightful place in the nation’s discourse, these facts will speak eloquently and stubbornly of what happens when politics trumps policy and propaganda trumps reality."




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Reply 40 - Posted by: owl, 10/23/2013 9:26:23 PM     (No. 9579443)

Part inept, part purpose. He said " transform " and no one but us Chickens took him for real. Sorry that #12 wewnt to all that truble . Zero is Nero. His life expect is that of a leaf.

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Reply 41 - Posted by: Daisymae, 10/23/2013 9:46:49 PM     (No. 9579465)

Hmmmmmmm, who´s $1,500 Louis Vuitton´s shoes would you most like to puke on.

We can set up a lottery $5.00 to enter and choose your target.

The "winning" target would be visited by a woman in first trimester of pregnancy who, like myself(back in the day)can regurgitate on command.

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Reply 42 - Posted by: Dodge Boy, 10/23/2013 11:54:38 PM     (No. 9579610)

In re#6, we got Obie twice because of the dim sheep, McCain, and the self-righteous pubbie sitting-out-the-2012-election-to-make-their-point that Paul did not get nominated and no way they was going to vote for a Mormon.

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Reply 43 - Posted by: Dodge Boy, 10/23/2013 11:55:45 PM     (No. 9579612)

Sorry, meant poster #5.

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families as China demands satellite data
Fox News and Associated Press, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: FlyRight- 3/25/2014 8:04:04 AM     Post Reply
Malaysia Airlines officials on Tuesday defended their decision to notify relatives of missing passengers of Flight 370´s presumed fate via text message, as China demanded that Malaysia turn over satellite data it used to conclude the jet was lost with no survivors. Malaysian Airlines CEO Ahmad Jauhari Yahya told a press conference that the company´s "sole motivation" for informing passengers´ family members of their findings through text message was to ensure "the families heard the tragic news before the world did."My heart breaks to think of the unimaginable pain suffered by all the families," Yahya told reporters at Kuala Lumpur International



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Eric Holder explodes at GOP rep:
‘You don’t want to go there, buddy!’

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Daily Caller, by Caroline May    Original Article
Posted By: quantumman- 4/8/2014 6:03:17 PM     Post Reply
Attorney General Eric Holder exploded at Texas Republican Rep. Louie Gohmert during a House hearing Tuesday. In the midst of questions about the Justice Department’s failure to divulge documents about the Holy Land Foundation terror funding trial, Gohmert made a side comment about how the House of Representatives found Holder in contempt in 2012 for refusing to turn over documents related to the Fast and Furious gun-running scandal. “I realize that contempt is not a big deal to our attorney general, but it is important that we have proper oversight,” Gohmert said. “You don’t want to go there, buddy! You

Hank Aaron Compares Republicans
That Oppose Obama To KKK

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CBS, by Staff    Original Article
Posted By: FelineFine- 4/9/2014 11:02:02 AM     Post Reply
Baseball Hall of Famer Hank Aaron compared Republicans that oppose President Barack Obama to the Ku Klux Klan. Speaking to USA Today Tuesday on the 40th anniversary of his then record-breaking 715th home run, the 80-year-old Aaron said that Republicans are hindering Obama’s job performance. “Sure, this country has a black president, but when you look at a black president, President Obama is left with his foot stuck in the mud from all of the Republicans with the way he’s treated,” Aaron told USA Today Sports.

Darrell Issa: Emails suggest Elijah Cummings
prompted IRS targeting of True the Vote

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Washington Examiner, by Susan Ferrechio    Original Article
Posted By: BaseballFan- 4/9/2014 5:13:32 PM     Post Reply
House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chairman Darrell Issa, R-Calif., has accused the panel´s top Democrat of prompting the Internal Revenue Service in 2012 to target a conservative organization applying for nonprofit status. Issa said records obtained last week from the IRS show communications from the office of ranking member Rep. Elijah Cummings, D-Md., about True the Vote, a Texas-based, nonprofit conservative group that aims to prevent voter fraud. The communications at one point involved Lois Lerner, the ex-IRS official who Issa´s panel is poised to hold in contempt of Congress on Thursday for refusing to provide testimony about her

Meet the 2016 Republican Nominee
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American Thinker, by Daren Jonescu    Original Article
Posted By: magnante- 4/9/2014 6:45:01 AM     Post Reply
How does the Republican Party establishment choose its presidential candidate? Typically, constitutionalists accuse their establishment rivals of being moderate, risk-averse, stubborn old fools who lack faith in conservative principles. This is a soothing interpretation, as it begins from the hypothesis that the contest between conservatives and the GOP elite is a family feud. But there is another hypothesis -- less soothing, but, at least from an outsider´s bird´s-eye view, more reconcilable with the facts. This hypothesis is that America has reached a stage of progressive soft despotism in which the only important family feud in national politics is between the fundamentally

RAND study: By our estimate, 3.9 million
people signed up for ObamaCare, not
7.1 million like the White House says

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Hot Air, by Allahpundit    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/9/2014 4:25:19 AM     Post Reply
A caveat right off the bat: RAND’s estimate only runs through March 28 whereas the actual deadline for signing up was March 31st. Given the crush of traffic on Healthcare.gov in late March, many more people could have signed up over those last three days than were captured by these numbers. On the other hand, the White House was claiming six million sign-ups as of March 27. There’s no way to reconcile that with RAND’s data. One of them is wrong. Maybe both, in fact. There’s a big spike in Medicaid, just as everyone expected. There’s a less big but

Holder on Gohmert exchange: ‘What
attorney general has ever had to
deal with that kind of treatment?’

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Daily Caller, by Chuck Ross    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/9/2014 7:08:41 PM     Post Reply
Eric Holder ventured off script in a speech Wednesday to the National Action Network, the organization led by MSNBC host and recently-exposed FBI informant Al Sharpton. “I’m pleased to note that the last five years have been defined by significant strides and by lasting reforms,” said Holder at the conference of black activists, before improvising “even in the face, even in the face, of unprecedented, unwarranted, ugly, and divisive adversity.” “If you don’t believe that, if you look at the way, forget about me, forget about me, if you look at the way the attorney general of the United States was treated

Top conservative: 2016 not
Ted Cruz´s turn, favors Mike
Pence-Rand Paul ticket

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Washington Examiner, by Paul Bedard    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/8/2014 9:25:30 PM     Post Reply
A founding father of the conservative movement who is now a star among Tea Party activists is urging the GOP to choose a governor to duel Washington “insider” Hillary Clinton for the White House, saying that 2016 isn´t the best time for Sen. Ted Cruz to run. Often called the “funding father” of conservatism for pioneering direct mail fundraising, Richard A. Viguerie believes that the Texas senator is a “game changer” for the movement but that the best way to beat Clinton is with a candidate from outside the beltway. “I don´t think it would be best for the conservative movement for

George Bush´s paintings
are ´copied off Google images
and Wikipedia´ art critic claims

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Independent [UK], by Rob Williams    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/9/2014 10:47:55 AM     Post Reply
As a former President of The Most Powerful Country In The World, George W Bush has significantly greater access to world leaders than most budding artists. (Snip) Art critics have pointed out that a number of the 30 portraits in the exhibition appear to be based on images thrown up by a cursory search of the person´s name in Google Images. In some cases the portrait seems to have been based on the very first image result on the search engine. Rather remarkably, even the portrait of his own father, someone who he surely could have asked to sit for him, appears to be based on an Associated Press portrait which appears on the first page of

Firefox Expands Into Censorship
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American Thinker, by Jack Kemp    Original Article
Posted By: magnante- 4/9/2014 9:10:58 AM     Post Reply
This morning I clicked on a link to a Red State website article concerning “The War on Women” and “Paycheck Equality” and got quite a surprise (the same thing happens when a Firefox user goes directly to the article). Nanny Firefox posted a political opinion on my screen before allowing me to proceed to read the article. This message didn’t appear when I accessed a second article which met with Firefox’s political commissar’s approval. Here’s what Firefox said: Careful Now! (shouldn’t they have said “Achtung! or “Verboten!” or something similar?). This website could not be displayed by Firefox because it is not

Elderly couple attacked in restaurant
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KATV-TV [Little Rock, AR], by Elicia Dover    Original Article
Posted By: Ribicon- 4/8/2014 12:55:57 PM     Post Reply
Little Rock — An elderly couple was attacked at a restaurant when they asked a woman to refrain from cursing while talking on a cell phone, according to police. The incident happened at Cuisine of China on Geyer Springs road. In the police report, Don Francis, 74 and his wife Bettye Francis, 69, say they were attacked by Joecelyn Thornton, 33, after Francis asked her to stop cursing. In the surveillance video, a woman can be seen walking over to a table and pushing Francis. His wife intervenes and that´s when Thornton allegedly attacks her, pushing her into a table and punching

House Committee Votes to Refer ex-IRS
Official Lois Lerner for Criminal Charges

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Mediaite, by Noah Rothman    Original Article
Posted By: toledo- 4/9/2014 2:29:40 PM     Post Reply
On Wednesday, the House Ways and Means Committee voted to refer former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner to the Department of Justice for criminal prosecution. By a vote of 23 to 14, a closed-door session of the House committee determined that Lerner’s role in the alleged singling out of conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status for undue scrutiny was a criminal act. The vote was “just another attempt by Republicans to vilify Ms. Lerner for political gain,” according to the ex-IRS official’s attorney, William Taylor. In spite of the fact that the DOJ has already been investigating both Lerner and the alleged

Hillary Clinton Memoir
Will Be Released In June

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Time Magazine, by Maya Rhodan    Original Article
Posted By: LittleHoodedMonk- 4/9/2014 2:53:32 PM     Post Reply
Hillary Clinton’s upcoming memoir of her time in the Obama Administration will be released on June 10, according to a website for the book. The book, which will be published by Simon & Shuster, will cover key moments during her time as Secretary of State, a position she held from 2009 to early 2013. Clinton also shares her thoughts on how to “navigate the challenges of the 21st century,”according to the website. It will be her second memoir after 2003´s Living History. The publisher has not yet released a title or a design of the book’s sleeve, though its contents are highly anticipated in the period leading up to the 2016 Presidential election.


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