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Dems: We're Definitely Better Off, Kind Of

Harold15 Wrote: Sep 04, 2012 7:49 AM
The country is better off than it was four years ago. Why? Because the liberals say we're better off. What's their proof? They're liberals. They are not required to prove what they say. If they say it then it is the truth. If what they say is proven to be a lie, it is still the truth. It is only Republicans and conservatives who must prove what they say. Even when Republicans and conservatives prove what they say is true it's still a lie.

Back when he was first elected, Obama uttered the infamous line about how he would be looking at a "one term proposition" if people didn't consider themselves "better off" after three years of an Obama presidency. Now, during the election cycle, it's coming back to haunt him, and his surrogates and aides have given some evasive answers when asked if, in fact, we are better off.

It all started with Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley's awkward flip-flop from yesterday (on Face the Nation: we're not better off, "but that's not the question for this election) to today (in a tweet: We're...