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Can We Finally Stop Pretending?
American Thinker, by Jeffrey T. Brown

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Posted By:magnante, 10/30/2013 9:00:18 AM

Every day, it seems, more people who have been screaming their hatred for those who predicted all we see coming true are admitting what we have known all along. The president is incapable of telling a truth, and what conservatives have been predicting for three years about ObamaCare has been entirely correct. Indeed, we haven´t seen anything close to the worst of what is to come, since the system hasn´t even begun to function in its utmost state of disarray and confusion.(snip)So, can we finally stop pretending that the left has a positive plan for the United States? Can we

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: steveW, 10/30/2013 9:08:48 AM     (No. 9589322)

"We cannot emerge from this darkness and achieve our full potential as a nation until we stop pretending that everything we are told by the left is not a lie."

My nomination for quote of the day. Stopping the pretending means ceasing with the nonsense that the Left has "good intentions" - but pigs will fly before Republicans in office will ever admit that.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lilo, 10/30/2013 9:19:51 AM     (No. 9589341)

And the MSM media has complicit and covering for the leftists in every way up to and including the degradation of the culture by means of "entertainment" that degrades everything that is normal, and celebrates everything that is not.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: zephyrgirl, 10/30/2013 9:20:06 AM     (No. 9589343)

Sadly, the next big lie is already being chanted: people are only being "transitioned" to "better plans."



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Reply 4 - Posted by: southron, 10/30/2013 9:39:43 AM     (No. 9589383)

Racism was a term originally created by social scientists, who only used it after detailed studies involving data accumulation and evaluation. But then politicians and social activists appropriated it to manipulate the populace. Over the years political activists have redefined racism to include opposition to each new racial preference goal they were seeking.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: pros7767, 10/30/2013 9:40:38 AM     (No. 9589388)

Excellent article. Npminate for Must Read.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Avogadra, 10/30/2013 9:52:04 AM     (No. 9589410)

The problem with the Obamacare is that it is being felt up close and personally by millions of Americans.

If and when the website ever starts running, people will see the next layer of lies, and that one will be even worse. They are being forced to buy the health insurance the elites have determined they need. It´s like having your car or cars taken away and then being forced to buy a new car. The problem is, you can only buy a Cadillac. You might buy a more or less expensive Cadillac, but it must be a Cadillac. And you must buy one, because if you don´t, you will be fined. It´s the Cadillac, or no car at all plus a fine.

Americans generally ignore politics and just try to get on with their lives. But this time they can´t ignore the lie that is Obamacare. And all the spin in the world isn´t going to make this disastrous law anything but a disaster.



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Reply 7 - Posted by: Adam, 10/30/2013 9:52:44 AM     (No. 9589412)

The thing to remember is that Obamacare has actually peaked in its efficiency right now. Wait till it gets fully online.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: strike3, 10/30/2013 10:00:43 AM     (No. 9589427)

Somewhere in Saul Alinski´s "Rules" there is the caveat that says when you lie, cheat and deceive, you shouldn´t be obvious about it. I think obama and his flying monkey circus all missed that one.

We have been on to them for years and the media is FINALLY catching up. Stock up on popcorn for the coming democrat bloodbath.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: pgvoisin, 10/30/2013 10:07:17 AM     (No. 9589439)

As long as the MSM lie for Obama, nothing will change.

The MSM is as much responsible for our current situation as the unethical Congressmen that have been placed in power by Party and Lobby money.

Corruption can only be eliminated by transparency and accountability.



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Reply 10 - Posted by: horacer, 10/30/2013 10:11:52 AM     (No. 9589451)

The modern left is nothing like the old fashioned liberals who thought they could make a better world. These people only want power. They use government and shame to acquire it and keep it. Their only interest is themselves. More money, more power, more grandeur. Lying is as natural to them as belching.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: GoDeacs79, 10/30/2013 10:20:53 AM     (No. 9589464)

47% (or certainly a higher number by now) of the people don´t care if they are lied to, as long as the government keeps promising to take care of them. People who would vote for the likes of Grayson, Frankin, Washerwoman, Rangle, Biden, Hank Johnson, et al aren´t looking for someone with integrity or intelligence - just someone promising to put something in their outstretched palm.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: M2, 10/30/2013 10:40:09 AM     (No. 9589504)

Well done.

Can we stop pretending that the president meant to do anything other than destroy a system he has hated since his socialist-influenced youth?

He was chosen by still-unknown benefactors, despite a ghost past, to do exactly that - to knowingly destroy the country he and his Marxist friends abhor.

Can we dispense with the unhinged rants about dog whistles and face up to the fact that conservatives have been right about this all along?

They´d rather die.

Can we finally openly discuss that the left´s own hatred and bigotry are largely to blame for where we are now, not just regarding ObamaCare?

We have known whose fault all of this wanton destruction is all along. It is hopeful that slowly, some others are finally realizing they´ve been had.

They have protected, helped and worshiped an illusion, with pure malice toward those who have loved and fought for this country, and are entirely complicit in the damage now being done to every fiber of our nation.

Right now, it is up to one of two forces to help us take back our country from the duplicitous, dishonest lies of this Administration: The Democrat Party or the American people. Impeachment processes should begin at once. Barring that longshot, the streets should fill with the "disenfranchised", which includes every American on our soil right now.

That said, God is allowing this to play out. He has already answered our prayers by revealing many of the lies. Now, our prayers for bringing America back to its Founding principles need to be redoubled. He is working...

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Ida Lou Pino, 10/30/2013 10:45:38 AM     (No. 9589509)

OK, folks - - are you ready?

Let´s all say it together - - - -

"All leftists are liars. If they weren´t liars, they wouldn´t be leftists."

Just keep saying it - - wherever you go - - over and over again. Because it´s the metaphysical TRUTH!

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Reply 14 - Posted by: pixie1942, 10/30/2013 10:46:59 AM     (No. 9589511)

#6 the biggest lie is that the taken over democrat party is now the commiecrat party and they don´t give a whit about anybody, it´s just about control. Also it´s about turning the USA into the Union of Stupid Socialist Antichrists

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Reply 15 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 10/30/2013 10:53:23 AM     (No. 9589523)

Not just liars. Leftists can´t learn anything, if they could they wouldn´t be leftists.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Farmwife1, 10/30/2013 10:59:10 AM     (No. 9589537)

I have and always will wholeheartedly agree with what #9 said.

Also, we have placed people in power who can vote themselves perks, money, and more power than was ever intended by the founders. It´s taken time, decades even, but it´s been happening. Now they can create laws for us that they do not have to obey. They have a sense of royal entitlement now.

The monster has gotten away from us.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: bugboy, 10/30/2013 11:02:15 AM     (No. 9589546)

Great article succinctly laid out.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Dixie, 10/30/2013 11:02:20 AM     (No. 9589547)

WOW!!!

I believe I have been waiting for this article to be written for 4 years or more.

I almost saw smoke rising from my hard disk as I read it.

I´d love to send the article to some Democrats I know, but I probably won´t because it would be unfair. The Democrat Party has abandoned their former grass-roots Democrats, people like my next-door neighbor who will lend a hand whenever he sees a need, for example. It is now controlled by the Far Left.

I can remember the days when people didn´t choose their friends according to their political party. I do not do so myself, but neither will I hide my political inclinations, and this puts off some Democrats. I think everyone would like to go back to the time when friends, relatives, and Presidents were people we could respect, regardless of political party.



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Reply 19 - Posted by: msctex1, 10/30/2013 11:18:50 AM     (No. 9589584)

Obama is not incapable of telling the truth. It is just that it rarely serves his purposes.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: lil dotty, 10/30/2013 11:28:22 AM     (No. 9589593)

Amen #18 These days it is a challenge just sitting at the same table as a leftist lying kommiecrat. When o dark won was elected THE FIRST TIME, I refused to spend Thanksgivng with the inlaws. A passel of asses all branded and corralled. A kommie ´friend´ made condescending remarks that I was speaking ´crazy talk´ and I promptly told her that she had received the last ever email from this email addy. And that was that. The following election the friend wrote saying in a lying kommie liberal´s words ´I´m Sorry´ but of course she actually did not apologize. That bridge is burned. Lesson learned. No kommiecrats in this life...none. Time is way too short to put up with that kettle of stinking fish.


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Reply 21 - Posted by: Heraclitus, 10/30/2013 11:30:55 AM     (No. 9589599)

#3, The problem for BO & Co., Inc. is that those being "transitioned" are being subjected to this against their will: would anyone willingly change to a plan which will force them to buy more than they need and pay way, way more than they could ever want, let alone afford?

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Me?Opinionated?Nah!, 10/30/2013 11:37:28 AM     (No. 9589608)

From his very early days in office, Obama bamboozled many of us into believing his Unaffordable-Couldn’t-Care-Less Health Care Act would come up smelling like a rose. A rose, Mr. President? Apparently you’re unable to detect the difference between the irresistible fragrance of a rose and the excruciating stench of a porta potty.



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Reply 23 - Posted by: peterfleming, 10/30/2013 12:27:55 PM     (No. 9589710)

Win by not allowing them to use good words AGAINST us. It´s not obamacare! It´s obamacide ! It´s not a roll out,
It´s a head on collision ! It´s not a marketplace, it´s forced to buy from the corrupt company store, it´s not private sector, it´s the real world, it´s definitely not amnesty, it´s favoring invadingq aliens who broke our laws, it´s not QE2 or monetizing, it´s printing debased money out of thin air.
Think about all the government MSM chosen, nice sounding words and phrases q that are brazenly used 24/7 to intimidate us all into brainwashed government subservience. Make a list of words that reflect the truth.

For closers, dare to use the one word none of these frightening dems, and all the FRIGHTENED RINOS,
Boehner, Cantor, McCain, Rubio, Jeb Bush, Lindsay ,
the one word they will never use: Communism !

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Reply 24 - Posted by: faith_and_reason, 10/30/2013 1:27:23 PM     (No. 9589815)

The Democrat plan is for us to die, and die quickly.

We are being "transitioned" to a "more frugal lifestyle," a "less capitalist" way of life, a "humbler" role in politics, a greater willingness to submit to tyranny.

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Reply 25 - Posted by: Marzon, 10/30/2013 1:37:51 PM     (No. 9589834)

ACA = Absolute Control of Americans.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: WhamDBambam, 10/30/2013 2:37:21 PM     (No. 9589931)

I´m wit you, Dixie.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: thatsomewhereplace, 10/30/2013 3:20:54 PM     (No. 9589998)

Get rid of McPain, Miss Lindsey, Rep King and stop the character assination (sp) they, fellow pubbies, inflict on fellow pubbies who have a different view. Old hard line pubbies are killing the GOP. I left the party because of Trent Lott.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Tianne, 10/30/2013 10:27:24 PM     (No. 9590701)

Outstanding article – there is nothing as inspiring or as powerful as the truth.

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Reid: ´We Are a Nation of Laws,
Not of Men and Women´

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Cybercast News Service, by Susan Jones    Original Article
Posted By: JoniTx- 4/22/2014 10:53:27 AM     Post Reply
It may not be tomorrow, but Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) says "something will happen" to force a Nevada rancher to obey a court order to stop grazing his cattle on federal land and pay his grazing fees. "It´s obvious that you can´t just walk away from this," Reid said in an April 18 interview with a Nevada´s KSNV-TV News 3 program “What’s Your Point?” "You can´t have a law that is -- we´re a nation of laws, not of men and women," he said. (Video) Reid noted that most cattlemen pay their taxes, pay their fees, and follow

You´re on the clock:
Doctors rush patients out the door

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USA Today*, by Roni Caryn Rabin    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/21/2014 4:35:59 AM     Post Reply
Joan Eisenstodt didn´t have a stopwatch when she went to see an ear, nose and throat specialist recently, but she is certain the physician was not in the exam room with her for more than three or four minutes. "He looked up my nose, said it was inflamed, told me to see the nurse for a prescription and was gone," said the 66-year-old Washington, D.C., consultant, who was suffering from an acute sinus infection. When she started protesting the doctor´s choice of medication, "He just cut me off totally," she said. "I´ve never been in and out from a visit faster." These days,

The Increasing Desperation of Democrats
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National Review Online, by John Fund    Original Article
Posted By: StormCnter- 4/21/2014 5:19:02 AM     Post Reply
Harry Reid isn’t backing down from his claim that rancher Cliven Bundy’s supporters are “domestic terrorists.” It’s astonishing rhetoric given the White House’s characterization of the mass shooting by a genuine terrorist, Major Nidal Hasan, who killed 13 Americans at the Fort Hood Army base after yelling “Allahu Akbar!” (God is great.) Rather than labeling Hasan’s actions “domestic terrorism,” the Obama administration is prosecuting him for having committed “workplace violence.” Democratic rhetoric is become ever more desperate and overheated as we approach the November midterm elections. Last week, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi said that GOP positions on immigration were motivated by


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