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Obama's Dreams

Rick2477 Wrote: Sep 04, 2012 8:18 AM
Doug5049 wrote: "I would pay $1000 for front row seats to a debate between Sowell and 0bama--a REAL debate..." God that would be fun to see. Odumbles would not have a chance, even allowed to resort to rhetoric and talking points. 'Same failed policies!' Dr. Sowell is one of the great minds of our time!
aloneinmichigan Wrote: Sep 04, 2012 9:34 AM
I agree. Thomas Sowell was one of the great thinkers of our time who participated in the 1980 ten part series hosted by PBS called Free to Choose by Milton Friedman. This was one of the best debate series I have seen. They discussed both sides of the issues of the day. Many of which are still being discussed. Too bad we no longer have a civil discourse. It has become about half truths and talking points. No longer any real substance.
After reading Barack Obama's book "Dreams from My Father," it became painfully clear that he has not been searching for the truth, because he assumed from an early age that he had already found the truth -- and now it was just a question of filling in the details and deciding how to change things.

Obama did not simply happen to encounter a lot of people on the far left fringe during his life. As he spells out in his book, he actively sought out such people. There is no hint of the slightest curiosity on his part about other visions of...