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Does Anyone Still Like Obama?

BillCofIN Wrote: May 31, 2012 4:13 AM
Much like a 1940's NY Times headline: DEWEY DEFEATS TRUMAN! We all know who became president in Truman's re-election bid for his first campaign to remain in office after succeeding to the office following the death of FDR in 1945. For those educated in a current public school system, it was Truman.
RamonAdams Wrote: May 31, 2012 5:32 AM
Actually, it was the Chicago Tribune.
The headline was written based on best available data nationwide & the Trib disliked Truman.
If the NYT had believed that Dewey was winning, the headline would have been "St Harry Loses after Massive Voter Fraud"
BillCofIN Wrote: May 31, 2012 4:15 AM
Avoid believing anything from a mainstream medium like NYT.

In another blow to Obama’s reelection bid, consumer confidence, which has been low throughout Obama’s presidency, stumbled badly last month after economists initially predicted confidence would go up.

The number indicates that the onslaught of people and politicians abandoning the S.S. Obama continues unabated. In recent weeks, allies of Obama have defected from his campaign message if not from his person. Forget about polls numbers for a moment. Consumer confidence is the number that tells you what is really behind the defections.     

"Consumer Confidence fell in May,” said Lynn Franco, Director of Economic Indicators at The Conference Board, “following a...