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Let Us Prey

llaporta Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 2:25 PM
So, according to Mr. Thomas, it's 'to hell with the 1st Amendment.' Obama has already proved that he has no respect for "tradition," so why should Dr. Carson? Obama has trampled all over freedom of religion, and has shown respect for every religious group EXCEPT Christians. I, for one, was delighted to hear my views expressed by Dr. Carson, and I'm sure there are thousands of other people who were equally grateful to him for using a venue that most of us don't have, to speak for the silent majority. Obama was elected by 'useful idiots' and by fraud. In an honest election, he would have been defeated. To understand how and why this country has been transformed, you have only to watch the fact-based documentary at

Our politics have become so polarized and corrupted that a president of the United States cannot even attend an event devoted to drawing people closer to God and bridge partisan and cultural divides without being lectured about his policies.

Last Thursday at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, D.C., Dr. Ben Carson, director of Pediatric Neurosurgery at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, and a 2008 recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, broke with a 61-year-old tradition and publicly disagreed with some of the president's policies, such as "Obamacare," taxation and the national debt. Disclosure: I have attended this event since...