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5 Reasons Barack Obama is a Creep

Tim4565 Wrote: Mar 02, 2013 12:35 PM
"Barack Obama almost seems disinterested in actually governing the country"--what do you mean, ALMOST? He is not _disinterested_ in governing the country. He is *incompetent*. He knows it. We know it.
2nd Fundamentalist Wrote: Mar 02, 2013 1:54 PM
Actually, the correct word these days is "uninterested," rather than "disinterested." The latter, today, means impartial.
Joseph64 Wrote: Mar 02, 2013 5:42 PM
REally?

dis·in·ter·est·ed
/dis'int??restid/
Adjective

1.Not influenced by considerations of personal advantage.
2.Having or feeling no interest in something.

Looks like definition number 2 fits the context to me.


Joseph64 Wrote: Mar 02, 2013 5:45 PM
Oh, and if you're going to try to be a grammar Nazi, at least know what the hell you're talking about or just shut up.
pascagoulapappy Wrote: Mar 02, 2013 9:32 PM
Don't confuse grammar with lexicon.

Is Barack Obama the Vladimir Lenin of American Presidents? No, Lenin was competent in an evil sort of way. Obama is more like Leonid Brezhnev: an ultra left-wing, belligerent doofus who isn't laughed at by the general population primarily because the mainstream media liberals say nice things about him out of fear that they'll end up in a gulag if they're too harsh. Of course, we don't have gulags, but reporters who criticize Obama would be snubbed by their peers at cocktail parties in Manhattan and Old Town, which seems almost as bad to liberals. This is how a narcissist who...