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Obama´s fallen and
he can´t get up

American Thinker, by Thomas Lifson

Original Article

Posted By:magnante, 11/15/2013 8:52:35 AM

The tangled web Barack Obama has woven for himself and the Democratic Party, which passed his signature legislation in lockstep, has left him with no way out. The multiple deceptions inherent in Obamacare are becoming obvious, and because they affect the health, wealth and welfare of every American, they cannot be papered over by a supportive media haze. The "you-can-keep-your" lies about insurance policies and doctors are only the first stage of deception.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: jond, 11/15/2013 9:49:31 AM     (No. 9614513)

FTA: "Obama lied and people died. The slogan writes itself."

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mean Gene, 11/15/2013 9:55:59 AM     (No. 9614526)

Obama´s ´´plan´´ is to use insurers as his scapegoats.
He called them to the White House today.
He´s Peter Pan ordering the audience (us) to clap our hands so a poisoned Tinkerbelle can live.
It´s not HIS fault if ´´we´´ let her die.
He just gave her the poison.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 11/15/2013 10:20:02 AM     (No. 9614579)

Don´t worry this multi-headed hydra will rise again. The Republicans will help.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Udanja99, 11/15/2013 10:30:49 AM     (No. 9614596)

I have only one quibble with this article. The American people did NOT buy into zippy´s lies. The majority of the population saw right through them and have never wanted or supported 0bamacare.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Ben Around, 11/15/2013 11:10:47 AM     (No. 9614667)

#4. They re-elected him - twice! That makes them complicit.

#3. Right, he dems and barry are in trouble, only the repubs can rescue them.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: lakerman1, 11/15/2013 11:40:41 AM     (No. 9614724)

I was listening to Herman Cain this morning, and he took a call from a man who said he had employer sponsored health insurance, and his share of the premiums was $294 a week! (Herman tried to question that, but the man was sticking with that story, which was bull....)
He said he made $15000 a year, but the 294 would total$15,288 a year. And he said his deductible was $10,000/year, which is another lie.
He also said he signed up for a bronze plan, and his cost, with tax credits, was ZERO.
I suspect we will hear all sorts of outrageous lies from Organizing for America shills.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: dvc, 11/15/2013 12:41:01 PM     (No. 9614862)

If you want to see the reality of this insanity, go to Blue Cross´s web site and put in your bare bones info (number of people, ages, & county are usually enough) and look over the 2014 offerings.

It will blow your mind. Cheap plans are $1400/month for two adults. Platinum plans are $2800/month. This is $17,000 to $34,000 per year! The deductibles run from $1500 to $12000 per year. The barest bones "Safety Net" - only available to under-30s, is $870/month with $6350 deductible per person, in net. Out of net deductible is $12,700 per person. NOTHING is covered beyond 3 Dr visits until the deductible is spent.

As more people actually see what these destroyers have wrought, there will be more and more hell to pay.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: mathman, 11/15/2013 1:40:36 PM     (No. 9614972)

OH YES HE CAN!
Out will come the Alinsky handbook. Blame will be placed on the Republicans, the Big Banks, the Insurance Companies, the State Insurance Regulators, and Fox News/Hannity/Limbaugh.
It is all someone else´s fault.
It is a good plan. A really, really good plan. He said so.
You will get less coverage for more money. But it is a good plan.
You will have to buy insurance if you don´t want it, but it is a good plan. You will have to give up your doctor. But that is OK.
You just have to get out the Hopium and Changium pipe, and smoke it until you see differently.
Otherwise the Obamanuts will take you to a secret location and see that you learn that there are 5 lights (there are only 4), that black is white, that bad is good, and that Big Brother loves you.

Don´t give me that "he can´t survive." He survived being unqualified to serve, didn´t he? Didn´t he survive Fast and Furious? Benghazi? The Iran nukes? The loss of Saudi Arabia? The death of democracy in Egypt? The loss of Iraq? The loss of Afghanistan?
Remember: he is black (he really isn´t). And so he has the unqualified support of millions of lo-fo "voters".


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