The President has failed us

The President has failed us

There are 383852 comments on the Times News story from Jun 9, 2012, titled The President has failed us. In it, Times News reports that:

This week, I decided to list the reasons I would not vote for Barack Obama in the next election.

Join the discussion below, or Read more at Times News.

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Since: Jun 10

Martinez, CA

#106503 Feb 23, 2013
Sequester and public opinion? Advantage Obama

With just days until the 'sequester' and its automatic spending cuts kicks in, President Obama seems to have the advantage with high poll ratings and a message seen as more compelling.

By Brad Knickerbocker | Christian Science Monitor –

A batch of recent headlines gives an indication of where things stand in the Obama-Republican face-off over sequestration and the automatic government spending cuts that could kick in next Friday.
“GOP losing sequester blame game”
“Democrats' Economic Narrative Still Trumps GOP's”
“Poll: President Obama approval highest since '09”
“President Obama’s popularity surges to three-year high”
“Congress Approval Holding Steady at 15 percent.”
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Polls and pundits aren’t everything, of course. Most Americans this weekend likely are far more interested in Sunday night’s Oscar extravaganza.

And most would likely agree with Atlantic associate editor Matthew O'Brien when he writes – with as much truth as irony – on the magazine’s web site:“There is nothing more tedious in the world today than the sequester. The word itself sounds like a prescription sleeping aid.” There is, after all the gnashing of teeth over the “fiscal cliff” last month, a bit of “The Boy Who Cried Wolf” here for most people....(cont.)

http://news.yahoo.com/sequester-public-opinio...

Level 9

Since: Jun 10

Martinez, CA

#106504 Feb 23, 2013
positronium wrote:
<quoted text>Uh huh. LMAO! The first hint of a person's dishonesty comes when one is caught using another personna. There are more left wingers in this category than right. lol. They have a need to artificially inflate their numbers.
You just described exactly what you and the far-right posters have done on these threads. And the majority of socks, spoofers, trolls, multiple accounts, grey boxes are among the right wingers.

You lied in other words.
sun

Longview, WA

#106505 Feb 23, 2013
dontpanic i'm not sure about rep. controling all three house for 8 year i could be wrong don't matter thought fed.reserve in full control of money.vietnam vet brother just call haven't heard from him for a month coming up to watch nascar race have a good day.
Communist Obama Supporter

Los Angeles, CA

#106506 Feb 23, 2013
And we witness the Iron Curtain!!! D*ath to all Republicans & Conservatives.
Communist Obama Supporter

Los Angeles, CA

#106507 Feb 23, 2013
positronium wrote:
<quoted text>Yeah, wanna play?#224665 LOL
Thanks for clicking that link. We know who you are now.
Communist Obama Supporter

Los Angeles, CA

#106508 Feb 23, 2013
---Wild Irish Rose--- wrote:
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You just described exactly what you and the far-right posters have done on these threads. And the majority of socks, spoofers, trolls, multiple accounts, grey boxes are among the right wingers.
You lied in other words.
His only strategy is to lie.

“Gloria Ad Caput Venire”

Level 9

Since: Jan 08

Trump 2016 and beyond

#106509 Feb 23, 2013
---Wild Irish Rose--- wrote:
<quoted text>
You just described exactly what you and the far-right posters have done on these threads. And the majority of socks, spoofers, trolls, multiple accounts, grey boxes are among the right wingers.
You lied in other words.
Says the extreme right wing troll who admitted to having multiple accounts. LOL.

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Since: Feb 12

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#106510 Feb 23, 2013
positronium wrote:
<quoted text>Yeah, wanna play?#224665 LOL
LOL

What's that? The number of brain cells you've burned?

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#106511 Feb 23, 2013
teddyr4me wrote:
<quoted text>I really can't decide what his problem is...Lord to even suggest the crap he did is over-the-top. I feel like I am in middle school fighting off a bully. I really should not have to defend myself at all, and so from here on, I am going to ignore his foolishness. I am sorry that you got dragged into his silly scenario. This condition, is it one in which one needs to ingest something in order to get the "courage" to attack others who never said an unkind word to him or about him???? Good grief!
No worries. ;)

I like to keep it simple.

He's an idiot with "issues". lol

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#106512 Feb 23, 2013
positronium wrote:
<quoted text>Says the extreme right wing troll who admitted to having multiple accounts. LOL.
Coo coo.

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#106513 Feb 23, 2013
---Wild Irish Rose--- wrote:
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Hahahahhaha! I'm glad you're laughing. There's lots to laugh at here.
I think that guy's spelling could be worse than Quirky's! Some of these "righties" really need some 'edumucation'. lol

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#106514 Feb 23, 2013
Communist Obama Supporter wrote:
<quoted text>
His only strategy is to lie.
Uh huh. Yep.;)
Communist Obama Supporter

Los Angeles, CA

#106515 Feb 23, 2013
Quirky is currently on a virtual reality vacation in Russia..... looking for golden meteor fragments.
sun

Longview, WA

#106517 Feb 23, 2013
---Wild Irish Rose--- wrote:
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Hahahahhaha! I'm glad you're laughing. There's lots to laugh at here.
Hi rose how ya doing was going to start watching car race but got to reply to ya,you just crack me up not trying to belittle ya,just try an talk to us right wings in a little diff. way mybe they'll stop talking bad to you to, just saying but its ok if ya don't because i can't help but laugh when ya get all woundup,theres a lotof faults with everybody an it seen to comeout here so comedown a bit ok

“Gloria Ad Caput Venire”

Level 9

Since: Jan 08

Trump 2016 and beyond

#106518 Feb 23, 2013
Communist Obama Supporter wrote:
<quoted text>
Thanks for clicking that link. We know who you are now.
I don't. Who am I? lol
Communist Obama Supporter

Los Angeles, CA

#106519 Feb 23, 2013
X -Man- wrote:
<quoted text>
I think that guy's spelling could be worse than Quirky's! Some of these "righties" really need some 'edumucation'. lol
They buy into the Rick Santorum rhetoric that being educated is snobby and who wants to be snobby?

Letz spells wordds rong so we can "looooooK" pATROITIC!!!

ima

El Paso, TX

#106520 Feb 23, 2013
Yea, he has flipped, flopped and FAILED....BIG TIME. Gas prices SOAR UP AGAIN .....right after HIS REELECTED, coincidence? NOPE! this is how he planned it....TO WIN A SECOND TERM.....BLIND SHEEP! How do you government supported blind sheep like it now? Yea, yea for you blind sheep it is still Bush's fault! LOL! LOL! LOL!

Level 9

Since: Jun 10

Martinez, CA

#106521 Feb 23, 2013
positronium wrote:
<quoted text>Says the extreme right wing troll who admitted to having multiple accounts. LOL.
What?? Are you drinking by any chance?

I am neither "right wing" nor a "troll," and I have never had "multiple accounts," and I know what you're accusing me of, POS.

You lose, POS because you're a liar.

You're off topic again.

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Since: Nov 12

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#106522 Feb 23, 2013
NTRPRNR1 wrote:
<quoted text>A lot of these folks are in extreme defense mode after losing the election, because even just reading the term "Republican" has become synonymous with loser and extremists and obstructionists.
I think it's already too long post election to still be in denial and in a paranoiac state of being. On the other hand, with all of the unfavorable press from every mainstream publication about the degree and extent of bad policy, mathematically impossible policy, special interest policy, extremism and obstructionism being at the root of their loss, I can sympathize. Rather than attacking here, they should be reorganizing their efforts toward a more MODERATE Republican party of fiscal conservatism that might attract all kinds of folks who are totally turned off to the party right now. About the only way I see Republicans gaining ground is by pushing out the fringe elements who want to dictate to the rest of us their social agendas, their religious perspectives and their outright prejudices of divisiveness.
I'm not too encouraged by reading what is posted here that there's a prayer they'll get there anytime soon.
"Republican has become synonymous with loser and extremists and obstructionists."

May be YOUR opinion, but definitely not a true statement. "Defense mode"? Again, your opinion. This thread is "The President Has Failed Us" and we are here to to comment on these failures. If you want only positive comments about Obama, you should create a thread "The President Has Succeeded".

You and others obviously have no problem with Obama's policies and the direction he is leading us. That is fine. I am happy for you. I and others do not agree.

You continuously point out the election is over and the majority of Americans chose Obama. I am very aware of that fact. It certainly was not a land slide as 49% of Americans did NOT choose Obama. Bottom line is he did win. I accepted his win, but I do not have to be silent regarding his continued failures. That is why I came to this specific thread.

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#106523 Feb 23, 2013
X -Man- wrote:
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I think that guy's spelling could be worse than Quirky's! Some of these "righties" really need some 'edumucation'. lol
Spelling may not be his forte, but he should not be made fun of.

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