"The road ahead will be long. Our climb will be steep," Obama cautioned. Young and charismatic but with little experience on the national level, Obama smashed through racial barriers and easily defeated ...
<quoted text>lol! Then find me the declaration of war for iraq you claim exists for the iraqi invasion son! Find me the Congressional records you claim exist that support and show the passage of such a declaration. We can talk about the dow's you brought up for Korea and Vietnam later. I'd just like to see you accomplish the small stuff first since you already have problems with facts, chica!
Give it a rest... That horse has been dead for a long while. Yeahoo.. You hold your mouth funny, is that a Demorat thing, or an Asian thing??
<quoted text> His arrogance is unfathomable. Part of his "plan" was not only increasing spending again but avoiding the checks and balances of power giving himself carte blanche over the debt ceiling and avoiding Congress altogether. Seriously, this is a very dangerous president. Some of us knew that from the very beginning, but the majority just made him feel even more invicibile - if that was even possible.
<quoted text>lol! Yep! They sure did. Based on the information provided by the bushie. Heck, even I supported bushie for the first 6 months. Until it became apparent he didn't know what he was talking about and all he had left was to spread fud.
You just fell for the hype.
Remember Pelosi's song and dance about the CIA lying to her? And the press converging on her like a pack of wolves and her near nervous breakdown?
<quoted text> No, they are on their own. Have they been around Topix? How about Grey Ghost, did he die yet? Are y'all still counting votes in Florida?
Nope, they disappeared after the election, just like you. I thought you moved into Shady Pines. Ghost gone too. Yes, they're done counting in Florida; Florida now a blue state! Allen West finally conceded. And I happily have Lois Frankel as the congresswoman in my district. All is well in the world. Balmy weather in in sunny Florida, it's just perfect.
<quoted text> If I walk up to you on the street and say to you that I'm gonna shoot you in the head no matter what you, what is your counter-offer? Obama's "opening bid" was a joke.
so funny to watch you wingnuts insinuate that the person who you were so sure the American people would reject in the election, is some sort of arrogant asshole.
arrogance is what lost the election.....
Every person who talks and writes about politics gets stuff wrong. I’ve gotten my fair share wrong. But what I think I got most wrong in Campaign 2012 was the damage Mitt Romney’s “47%” remark would do to him.
It may seem obvious, but bear with me.
Mitt Romney was talking off the cuff to a supposedly off the record group of donors and muddled several data points together, ultimately telling the tale of the 47% who won’t vote for him for any reason. He was referencing the 47% who don’t pay taxes and interwove it with a 47% of locked in Obama support. The statement was a mess.
I didn’t think Mitt Romney would be as hurt by the statement as he was because I assumed Romney had misspoken in an off the cuff way. I assumed Romney would clarify that he knew many of those who have government assistance did not actually want the assistance, but needed it. I assumed he’d make the case that he’d help those people get off the government dole and back into work.
In other words, I assumed Romney believed what I believe — many of those people are good people who fell on hard times and are not of the same class of people who will vote for Barack Obama for free stuff. I was absolutely wrong. Romney not only believes completely what he said as he said it, he reinforced it with his post election analysis of his defeat blaming gifts to various classes of people. If that was true, as Newt Gingrich pointed out, Romney had plenty to gift to plenty strapped to the back of marching elephants.
Note to Mitt Romney: really, it’s you, not them. Seriously.
and we can tag that arrogance to most of conservatives in this country, and conversely, on this thread. so if you all want to continue with your hypocrisy parade, you can expect us who actually deal with reality to keep shoving right wing pundits who agree down your throats.
<quoted text> I liked this comment from the WSJ: was too hopeful that the Republican Party would realize it was time to compromise. But they continue to be obstructionists. If we can’t compromise to get wealthy Americans to pay their fair share, let’s all drive off the cliff together. When we go off the cliff, wealthy Americans will start paying their fair share. Average Americans will have to pay a little more than their fair share; i hope we can handle that for a while. We will get defense cuts, something the Republicans would never agree to. And social security and the Affordable Health Care act will be fine, unrelated issues the Republicans keep bring up. Fear will tumble Wall Street but it will bounce back very soon. Driving off the cliff might be the best deal we get. Don’t be afraid, don’t blink. http://blogs.wsj.com/washwire/2012/11/29/clif...
<quoted text> You just fell for the hype. Remember Pelosi's song and dance about the CIA lying to her? And the press converging on her like a pack of wolves and her near nervous breakdown? http://www.youtube.com/watch?v =pKBdNZdnRFgXX She's lying just as sure as her bizarre gestures, stuttering and jumping around like a scared rabbit proved she was lying.
lol! You're the one whose creating the hype son.
Clearly you don't want to talk about the document that gave bushie official military powers.
After all, that would pretty much eliminate your entire argument!
Erick Erickson: The Republican Party of John Boehner and Mitch McConnell have taken a party that once believed in starving the beast and transforming it into a party that believes in feeding the leviathan lest the leviathan consume them. They operate out of fear — fear of losing their remaining power, fear of blame, and fear of the unknown.
I am absolutely in favor of simplifying the tax code. I am absolutely in favor of getting rid of loopholes. But I am absolutely opposed to engaging in machinations of the tax code designed to increase spending through closed loopholes and the like. Increased revenue should come through simplifying Washington to spur economic growth. Get Washington out of our lives.
While the Republican Party in Washington says that, it sure seems not to be living up to that. Consider this so called fiscal cliff.
The fiscal cliff is actually a bipartisan compromise that congress critters and their friends in the press have now given a spooky name to scare the American people lest Washington have to take the medicine it prescribed itself. The Republicans were complicit in this arrangement.
.....So what the heck does the GOP actually stand for? Right now, they seem to want to be the “responsible” party, but know they’re going to get blamed for whatever happens. They are scared of their own shadow. They are caving, but to what?
I couldn’t tell you. I have no idea what John Boehner and Mitch McConnell’s Republican Party stands for other than the acquisition and maintenance of their own power. They’re Bob Michel without the charm willing to take scraps from the Democrats’ table so long as they can sit on the floor next to it. Their own plans are designed around tactics, not strategy, and tactics designed to avoid as much blame as possible for a mess they were complicit in creating.
<quoted text> Now Obama wants unilateral authority to raise the debt ceiling. Who the hell does he think he is, Mohamed Morsi? Obama in 2006: "The fact that we are here today to debate raising America’s debt limit is a sign of leadership failure. It is a sign that the U.S. Government can’t pay its own bills. It is a sign that we now depend on ongoing financial assistance from foreign countries to finance our Government’s reckless fiscal policies.… Increasing America’s debt weakens us domestically and internationally. Leadership means that ‘the buck stops here. Instead, Washington is shifting the burden of bad choices today onto the backs of our children and grandchildren. America has a debt problem and a failure of leadership. Americans deserve better."
The difference was he ran on bipartisanship & so did the republicans which the republicans did an about face. They went from bipartisan talk to lets make Obama a1 term president & now even after they lost the election & the majority of americans voted for tax hikes on the top 2%, look who is blocking & holding the middle class hostage in opposition! These are common sense things that you know the true answer to, but you choose to shift the blame to try & make Obama look bad. Reality is america has moved past the days of the good ol boys & the party of one side dominance. This aint just an american thing. It's happening all over the world! Plenty of countries are trying their best to get under our skin & not just arab muslim ones. Russia, China,& a slew of others are pushing it to the limits. How long did ya'll think america would be able to tell countries how to run their sovereign nations before they felt it was time to point the finger & tell us it's time for regime change.? None of those countries wanted romney in office. What a coincidence! America feels the same way! Stop blaming Obama for the failed policies of the republicans past!
<quoted text> oh lord. 260 vs this..... Iraq Body Count http://www.iraqbodycount.org/ got it? you can even go add up all the people Saddam killed and it still makes Bush look like Stalin. i'm sure glad we don't all live in your closed off bubble.
Your website isn't talking about the body count in mass graves.
<quoted text> all the smart folks of every political persuasion are advocating much the same. GOP Between A Cliff And A Cave As I’ve argued here | here | here the fiscal cliff is much more a public relations gimmick designed to cause submissive urination within the GOP than representing any long term risk to the economy. In fact, the CBO says the short term recession that may be triggered by going over this alleged cliff will result in long term growth. Right now we have the best deal we are going to get: real spending cuts against the tax rates going back to the way they were during the Clinton years. http://www.redstate.com/2012/11/30/gop-betwee...
Without the fiscal cliff, there will be no spending cuts and the deficit will balloon.
New York wants $42 billion for storm relief, all completely unfunded.
<quoted text>lol! You're the one whose creating the hype son. Clearly you don't want to talk about the document that gave bushie official military powers. After all, that would pretty much eliminate your entire argument!
It would seem, "daughter", you will believe anything.
An unclassified chart by the CIA that describes a total of 40 briefings for lawmakers over a period of several years proved Pelosi's name appeared once as having attended a session on Sept. 4, 2002, when she was the senior Democrat on the House Intelligence Committee.
The notation says the briefing was on "enhanced interrogation techniques on Abu Zubaydah...and a description of the particular EITs that had been employed."
Do you think a reprobate degenerate as you could hide behind my screen name with your "United States" ISP, and people don't know it's you, dem? And debil's so obsessed with me she can't see straight. You both are. It would be beyond Hilarious if you both weren't so pervertedly pathetic. You are the anti-semite. I see you were very busy using my name. Shouldv'e been obvious to all, for many reasons, but the main reason is YOUR screen name was MIA the last 2 days I haven't been on. Too bizy posting as ME. No "dem" posts. Well, the people you insulted using my screen name: carol, flack, Jane Says, Eman, rac_on_teur, Gunner, The Silent Majority, John Galt, Jimmy, will just have to start discerning for themselves. Keep showing your anger. Proves me right. Afraid to show up as Fetch, after I exposed your ruse, eh boyo?! I saved the kidded porn sites you posted. And got busted on. You need to be in jail. Not on Topix, pedophile. <quoted text>
Everyone is aware that all of these posts come from two individuals, namely the Chicago ghetto slime and the draft dodger from Moreno Valley. And even those two may be the same.