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Racial Divide Worse Under Obama

Wayne371 Wrote: Nov 05, 2012 9:57 PM
Geez, how ignorant are you? Are you not aware that GW had a Dimocrap Congress that screwed up the budget and spending, and are you not aware that during the first 2 years of Zero's tenure he had a Democrap Congress and Senate? Get your facts straight fool!
rightmostofthetime Wrote: Nov 05, 2012 10:33 PM
"For some reason, critics overlook the fact that Obama had a Dem Congress for two years."

Gee, what could that reason be? Maybe that they're liberals who want Obama re-elected?
Corlyss Wrote: Nov 05, 2012 10:08 PM
For some reason, critics overlook the fact that Obama had a Dem Congress for two years. If you're a Dem, you want to know why he ddin't do all those things he said he would since he owned the legislature, how the Republicans could have been a factor. If you're a Rep., you want to know how so many could be so ignorant as to believe the Obama excuses blaming Republicans for everything.

The headline of a recent article by the Washington Post’s Peter Wallsten capsulizes, inadvertently, the supreme paradox of the Obama presidency.

“Obama struggles to balance African America’s hopes with country’s as a whole,” it says.

The story documents Obama’s struggles over the last four years, which continue today, to avoid overplaying his hand as the first black president, yet to also not ignore this fact.

But nowhere does Wallsten note the irony that four years ago many understood the meaning of Obama’s election as the beginning of the end of the perception of black America as a world apart from the...