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Obama's Rhetoric

David2834 Wrote: Jul 19, 2012 8:25 AM
Gary is a product of public education (Probably DC) he does not understand wealth creation, he just knows when he goes to the mail box sometimes there is a check there, it's magic! David
Gayle__CO Wrote: Jul 19, 2012 8:47 AM
Jimmy21, as the wife of a man who built his business, I know exactly what you are saying. I did my part by working and paying the bills so he could reinvest everything back in the business. I did the bookkeeping on weekends so he could put more time in the business. I was rewarded by being able to stay home when our son was born. The drive and the energy to make the business a success came from my husband. I was privileged to watch the process and see it grow and provide a good living for the family. He would tell you he learned it all from his parents who own several business throughout their productive life. Boy, did they pay a lot of taxes!
Barack Obama's great rhetorical gifts include the ability to make the absurd sound not only plausible, but inspiring and profound.

His latest verbal triumph was to say on July 13th, "if you've been successful, you didn't get there on your own." As an example, "Somebody invested in roads and bridges. If you've got a business -- you didn't build that. Somebody else made that happen."

Let's stop and think, even though the whole purpose of much political rhetoric is to keep us from thinking, and stir our emotions instead.

Even if we were to assume, just for the sake of argument, that 90 percent...