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Obama Hypocrisy Index Picks up Steam

BigOlBear Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 11:45 AM
Agreed. I'm convinced that Obama's goal is to humiliate the Republicans while eliminating the so-called Bush tax cuts ... meaning the tax hikes he wants, and sequestration ... meaning the cut to the military budget that he wants. The Republicans will take the fall and he will then come back as Robin Hood with a proposal for middle-class tax cuts. Our hero. He wants us to go over the cliff.
SpaceVegetable Wrote: Dec 08, 2012 4:33 PM
Exactly! I've been saying that same thing about O-Bominable-Care. That debacle is so bad that it makes sense it was done on purpose. They want it to fail so they can swoop in and "rescue" us with an even worse single-payer version. Democrats are sneaky and conniving. I just wish the GOP would get it together and present a united front on these issues. They're going to be blamed regardless of what happens, so they may as well take a stand and not compromise the principles on which we elected them.

What a difference a few month makes.

Last month we were told by a fawning news media how great things were. The economy was a little engine that could.  And the declining unemployment rate was touted in headlines as significant progress toward economic recovery.

Unemployment rate falls to 7.8% in September, reported the Washington Post- a four-year low...”nearly”… whatever “nearly” means.

“The nation’s jobless rate dropped to its lowest point in nearly four years in September. And unlike some recent declines, this one happened for the right reason: not because people gave up looking for a job, but...

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