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Is America Moving “Forward” With Barack Obama?

theabnranger Wrote: May 06, 2012 9:59 PM
Yeah, "Forward!" Like the WW1 troops in the trenches against machine guns. Like the Light Brigade into the Valley of Economic and Security Death.


It seems like a sufficiently innocent, positive word – doesn’t it?

It’s been a week since the Obama re-election team unveiled "Forward" as the President’s new campaign motto.  And it’s been a week of commentators noting the similarity between Obama’s “Forward,” and liberal tv network MSNBC’s slogan "Lean Forward;" Communist Chinese Dictator Mao Zedong’s "The Great Leap Forward;" and "Spring Forward," the slogan used by communist Russia Dictator Vladimir Lenin.

Some have insisted that the Obama campaign’s similarities to Chinese and European communism are only rhetorical, and, therefore, the choice...