Obama

Obama – says one thing, acts another (but he really doesn’t care WHAT you believe)

by Skip July 19, 2016

“Let us honor the conscience of those who disagree with abortion and draft a sensible conscience clause.” President Obama (2009), Notre Dame Commencement.  Hmm, so the Congress decided to do exactly that – from LifeSite: House passes bill to stop govt from forcing people to participate in abortion WASHINGTON, D.C., July 13, 2016 (LifeSiteNews) – […]

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Quick Thought – Betty Tamposi is dead wrong

by Skip July 18, 2016

Betty Tamposi, beloved of the Establishment Republicans, has a piece in the Concord Monitor where declares that Republicans must resist Donald Trump – he’s the Barbarian at the Gate of Republicans so we MUST go out and embrace the Goths, Vandals, and Visi-Goths. Together, reaching across the aisle, Republicans, Democrats and independents can choose the candidate […]

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Myron Magnet – “I Nominate Barack Obama, the Anti-Lincoln”

by Steve MacDonald July 17, 2016
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Undoing 50 years of race relations because Obama can’t help himself. Anytime a non-black man killed an African-American, Obama cried racism and said it could have been him or his son, if he’d had one. Every time a cop, white or black, killed a black American, Obama’s reflexive instinct was to blame the cop. About […]

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Blogline of the Day – Obama’s view of our military

by Skip July 8, 2016

Thankfully, I told my two boys to get out as soon as possible when he was elected – and for once, they listened to me: Obama’s Philosophy of War: Set a Goal, Then Prevent the Military from Achieving It (H/T: The Corner)  

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Income bias at the White House – Obama hypocrisy

by Skip July 8, 2016

“The question we ask today is not whether our government is too big or too small, but whether it works — whether it helps families find jobs at a decent wage, care they can afford, a retirement that is dignified.” – President Obama, Inauguration (2009) Apparently, President Obama is all flappy gums when it comes […]

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“… the character of the government under which we live…”

by Skip July 8, 2016

“The question we ask today is not whether our government is too big or too small,but whether it works — whether it helps families find jobs at a decent wage, care they can afford, a retirement that is dignified.” – President Obama, Inauguration (2009) That title from Kevin Williamson on the criminal nature of the […]

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White House Still Pays Women Less

by Steve MacDonald July 8, 2016
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If you are gonna’ play with pay, then Democrats should explain why the White House ‘Pay Gap’ is STILL greater than that of the entire DC area? If activists are going to use median annual salaries to claim women are paid less than men, then they ought to be consistent and call out President Obama’s White […]

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O: She’s Great! FBI Director: She Lacks Understanding

by Scott Morales July 7, 2016

July 5, 2016 Obama:  “There has never been any man or woman more qualified for this office than Hillary Clinton,” July 7, 2016 FBI Director:  Hillary might not have a “sophisticated enough” understanding to recognize classified email markings. So let’s make her president!!! Hoooray! Man, we’re screwed. But first to Oblunder’s Oblivion.  Man, is this […]

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Institutionalizing the End of The Right to Due Process

by Steve MacDonald July 6, 2016
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If you believe that prohibiting second amendment rights to someone arbitrarily placed on a no-fly list is a sensible step then you’ve been programmed by your government to embrace incremental tyranny. Liberty in exchange for the presumption of security. The sacrifice of (other people’s) Constitutional right to due process and the notion of “innocent until […]

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Robert Murray Warned us Last Year About Jobs and Coal

by Steve MacDonald July 5, 2016
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Last year at the Practical Federalism Forum Murray Energy’s Robert Murray (video below), passionately warned us about a lot of things regarding coal, energy, America, and Obama. And some of these things are upon us. (CSMonitor.com) Murray Energy, the largest privately held coal company in the US, is warning workers of massive layoffs planned for September, […]

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Obama Bans Single-Sex Bathrooms at National Parks

by Steve MacDonald June 29, 2016
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Obama announces newest ‘attraction’ at America’s National Parks. The Department of Interior tried to put a positive spin on the new ban. “As it relates to recently passed state laws relating to the transgender community, visitors to public lands and water sites are welcome to use restrooms that best align with their gender identity,” not with […]

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British Voters to Obama: Up Yours x2 !!!

by Mike June 24, 2016

Did we say that Brits were unimpressed by King Barry’s meddlesome pronunciations upon Brexit? Whilst we normally caution against ‘Post hoc, ergo propter hoc’, this sure looks like cause and effect to me – nearly as good as that trip to Copenhagen in 2009 when he brought home the Olympics for Chicago. Oh. Wait….. H/T […]

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Given His Terrorism Record, Wouldn’t You Change the Subject?

by Scott Morales June 17, 2016

If I had a record on preventing terrorism that’s as bad as Oblunder’s, I’d change the subject too.  I mean let’s face it, why walk into a buzz saw when you can hop into a getaway car and speed away.   What am I talking about?  His and the left’s insistence in talking about pretty much […]

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Why Not Admit the Obvious: The President Won’t Blame Them because He Agrees with Them

by Steve MacDonald June 17, 2016
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We all know that Barack Obama was nominally a lawyer at some point in his past – not a good one, by anyone’s account, but he was one.  Assume for the moment that Barack Obama had as his client The Muslim Brotherhood, or CAIR, or Hamas, or any one of dozens of organizations dedicated to […]

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Look, We Shrunk the Presidency

by Steve MacDonald June 15, 2016
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The American Spectator Though the competition for the distinction is stiff, I’d have to say that this afternoon’s pathetic exercise in excuse making and whining, when resolve and action are called for, is the most dishonest speech Barack Obama has made in all his years at 1600. And the most cringe-inducing. Obama trotted out all […]

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Orlando’s Islamic Jihad attack: Trump, Hillary, Obama

by Skip June 14, 2016

Who said it? “We express our deepest sympathies to the victims, the wounded, and their families. We mourn, as one people, for our nation’s loss – and pledge our support to any and all who need it. I would like to ask now that we all observe a moment of silence for the victims of the […]

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Notable Quote – King Abdullah II of Jordan

by Skip June 13, 2016

“I think I believe in American power more than Obama does.” King Abdullah was educated here in the States.  Wish the same thing had happened to Obama.

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Blogline of the Day – Obama’s “proper perspective”

by Skip June 13, 2016

I wonder if late at night, Obama says something along the lines of, “See Michelle, I told you that Americans can ‘absorb’ another terrorist attack, and Fort Hood, Boston, Garland, Chattanooga, and San Bernardino just keep proving me right.” And now Orlando. (H/T: Instapundit)

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Democrats refuse to acknowledge the 2nd largest Islamic Terrorist Act in U.S.

by Kimberly Morin June 13, 2016

Yesterday the 2nd largest Islamic Terror attack took place on American soil. Omar Mateen, who called 911 and pledge his allegiance to ISIS before killing more innocent Americans, committed the biggest act of Islamic terror in the United States since 9/11. Disgustingly, Democrats, including Obama, have decided they will not address Islamic Extremism but would […]

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Feel the Bern: Venezuela on The Verge of Complete Collapse

by Steve MacDonald June 4, 2016
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Venezuela is collapsing under the weight of its centrally planned economy. Note: It only took about 16 years for the Obama/Hillary/Bernie brand of “social Democracy” to destroy that country. More here from Reuters.

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Racism: Not American nor Black and White

by Scott Morales June 3, 2016

Racism is real. I know it is. I’ve witnessed it from a few different groups against a few others. Personally, I think it’s brought about by embracing ignorance and illiteracy, but that’s my opinion based on nothing but my own observation.  Racism is not a one way street. And it is not only white against […]

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Nobel Peace Prize Winner Obama’s (Partial) War Record

by Steve MacDonald May 30, 2016
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Obama has had America at war longer, in more places, and bombed more countries, than that George Bush fellow. Courtesy of Rolling Stone. —2,499 U.S. soldiers have been killed in Afghanistan and Iraq so far under President Obama, according to the independent Iraq Coalition Casualty Count.

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Battling Boys of Benghazi

by Scott Morales May 27, 2016

This poem came in my inbox this morning.  It was attributed to anonymous, but something rang a bell.  So I Googled it and sure enough, the attribution was posted here on the Grok three years ago.  Anyway, seeing that Hillary is muddling for President and Oblunder is sounding off on foreign policy which reminds me […]

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Not leading by example on Income Inequality

by Skip May 26, 2016

Shot: Obama: “I do think at a certain point you’ve made enough money“ Chaser: “The 8,200 nine-bedroom home in Washington’s Kalorama neighborhood where President Obama and his family will live after he leaves office next year“ Approx. value = $6 Million  

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Obama Speech Writer’s Laugh About ‘If you Like Your Plan You Can Keep Your Plan’

by Steve MacDonald May 18, 2016
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Some of Barack Obama’s speech writer’s laugh it up on Charlie Rose over Jon Lovett’s crafting of the idea that ‘If you like your Insurance you can keep it.’ If you don’t find it all that funny, given what is happening to health insurance and health care in America, feel free to take it out […]

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About that Title IX Thing…

by Steve MacDonald May 17, 2016
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Mario Loyola, writing at National Review, evaluates the Orwellian stylings of the Obama Transgender Bathroom ‘Dear Colleague Letter,’ but I thought this was the money quote. Naturally, the last thing anyone in Congress (or anywhere) thought in 1972 was that for purposes of federal law, students would get to decide what gender they feel like on […]

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Obama’s Open Bathroom Borders…

by Steve MacDonald May 14, 2016
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Obama’s Open Bathroom Borders Sexual Predator Amnesty Protocol. It’s a working title.

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“You Lie!” comes back to mind

by Skip May 8, 2016

  Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the government for a redress of grievances. I am betting that all of the groups that […]

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Data Point – Latest US Quarterly Growth: a measly 0.5%

by Skip April 28, 2016

(H/T: IBTimes)   This is not looking good.  UPDATE:

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Economic Stagnation? Obama keeps telling “we’re fine”? Rest of us?

by Skip April 20, 2016

Not so much – the economic growth in the US has averaged 2% or lower since Obama became President (“sucked” squared) – from Cafe Hayek, it seems that Obama (like FDR before him) is himself the root cause:  Here’s Steve Hanke on the slow-down in economic growth of the past few years.  A slice (link […]

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