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No Matter How Hard He Tries, Obama Will Never Be as Bad as FDR

Ross83 Wrote: Oct 13, 2012 11:40 AM
there was also a kind of paranoid fringe that, thankfully has become a real fringetoday. Most of the political paranoia comes from the nut left and can be heard on shows like rachel Maddows' and chris Hedges every night and nuts like Noam Chompsky. Unlike the early paranoids these people speak calmly and can really lull people in until you begin to think about what they are saying.

I’ve explained on many occasions that Franklin Roosevelt’s New Deal was bad news for the economy. And the same can be said of Herbert Hoover’s policies, since he also expanded the burden of federal spending, raised tax rates, and increased government intervention.

So when I was specifically asked to take part in a symposium on Barack Obama, Franklin Roosevelt, and the New Deal, I quickly said yes.

I was asked to respond to this...

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