Quotes of the day

posted at 9:30 pm on September 5, 2010 by Allahpundit

As Democrats brace for a November wave that threatens their control of the House, party leaders are preparing a brutal triage of their own members in hopes of saving enough seats to keep a slim grip on the majority.

In the next two weeks, Democratic leaders will review new polls and other data that show whether vulnerable incumbents have a path to victory. If not, the party is poised to redirect money to concentrate on trying to protect up to two dozen lawmakers who appear to be in the strongest position to fend off their challengers…

To hold the line against Republicans, the House speaker, Nancy Pelosi, issued an urgent plea for members in safe districts to help their endangered colleagues by contributing money. She called out Democrats who were delinquent on paying their party dues and instructed members with no re-election worries to tap into a combined $218 million from their campaign accounts to help save their majority.

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At least five of the 34 House Democrats who voted against their party’s health care reform bill are highlighting their “no” votes in ads back home. By contrast, party officials in Washington can’t identify a single House member who’s running an ad boasting of a “yes” vote — despite the fact that 219 House Democrats voted in favor of final passage in March…

It’s a far cry from where Democrats hoped they would be when they passed the landmark legislation in March. Many senior Democrats said last winter that the law’s popularity would increase as Americans were able to better understand the complex law and take advantage of its benefits.

But the public’s views on the legislation may have been more settled than anyone thought.

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Bill Clinton strongly endorsed “independent” Staten Island Democrat Rep. Mike McMahon’s re-election bid yesterday — even saying it was OK for the incumbent to buck President Obama by voting against health-care reform.

“The one thing you got to say about this guy is he has been truly independent; he is not partisan,” Clinton said while stumping for McMahon at Wagner College.

“He has not voted for the president on every issue. On health care, for example, we New Yorkers have a special problem. We have a lot of immigrants here who are undocumented, and our hospitals claim real problems under this health-care bill,” Clinton added.

***
“They get it. There’s panic. There’s concern,” VandeHei said. “The reality for this administration stinks, politically and practically, when it comes to the economy. You’re not going to be able to change that 9.6-percent unemployment figure. You can’t get anything from Congress in the next couple of months.”…

Smith asked his guests to try to identify the source of the discontent: “From your experience on the Hill, have you heard any Democrats in private conversations say, ‘You know what? We went down the wrong road. We went after health care. We went after so many other things on the Obama agenda as opposed to, in the end of the day, it’s all about creating jobs?’”

“Not only have we heard that, but we’ve been hearing it for months,” said Cordes. “We heard it during the health care debate that dragged on for a year when the economy was so bad; they focused on health care and they focused on financial regulation.


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There is no way in heck that Brown should have won in MA unless the government was so out of touch.
F15Mech on September 5, 2010 at 11:14 PM

LOL!

Some folks might have called that a clue!

DSchoen on September 5, 2010 at 11:19 PM

“We heard it during the health care debate that dragged on for a year when the economy was so bad; they focused on health care and they focused on financial regulation.

And do they say thanks for stopping them from totally trashing the economy and any hope of ever winning an election again by passing Goreble Warming regulations?

pedestrian on September 5, 2010 at 11:20 PM

I remind every liberal friend I have that the Democrats knew that nobody, Repubs and Dems, wanted that health care bill. Not when Hillary proposed it and not now. I remind them that at the townhall meetings, which at times became very heated, We the People were emphatic we didn’t want it… and they shoved it down our throats anyway. I for one have no intention of letting anybody forget, no mater how much money the democrats spend, that they screwed us over, they told us to go to hell, they told us we are idiots and don’t know what ‘s best for us… they do… I tell them that the people who voted this upon all of us, exempted themselves from it…they have become our overlords, elites with special priviledges that we will have to toil hard to pay for…I remind them that all we have for now to stop them is our vote and we have to exercise it to get rid of them….to chase them out of town…they are lucky we don’t tar and feather them and leave them to suffocate in their own greed… I’m mad and I make sure they get mad as well! all of us need to find 5 libs and make this our constant mission… their “triage” won’t work!

CCRWM on September 5, 2010 at 11:20 PM

The Democrats (and some Republicans) are just plain working for EVIL.

Funding abortions
Death Panels for Granny (while preserving themselves on THEIR OWN HEALTHCARE OPTIONS)
Cap & Trade
Stimulus kickbacks for the Unions
Pork for their own districts while the annual deficit hits $1.6 Trillion.
and on and on and on…….


They KNEW
what they are doing, and they didn’t give a rats rear end back in March / April. So I don’t give a rats rear what happens to them. The Dems are about to face a VOTER DEATH PANEL on November 2nd.

Enjoy retirement Progressive Liars.

PappyD61 on September 5, 2010 at 11:21 PM

DO NOT go to the polls alone only counting for ONE vote. Take a formerly disinterested or converted Dem with you.

dhunter on September 5, 2010 at 10:44 PM

Funny you should say that. I had some friends who had never voted ask me if I was registered to vote. They said they couldn’t wait to vote the bums out.

chemman on September 5, 2010 at 11:21 PM

Our divot diva must be so proud.

Dhuka on September 5, 2010 at 11:23 PM

CCRWM@11:20
Excellent.

GaltBlvnAtty on September 5, 2010 at 11:26 PM

In the next two weeks, Democratic leaders will review new polls and other data that show whether vulnerable incumbents have a path to victory. If not, the party is poised to redirect money to concentrate on trying to protect up to two dozen lawmakers who appear to be in the strongest position to fend off their challengers.

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/09/05/us/politics/05dems.html?_r=2&ref=todayspaper&pagewanted=all
======================================

Excellent,the Liberal Party is and are/

…circling the wagons
…Bunker Mentality
…Under Seige
…DEFCON 1
…preparing for the worst
…offering up,Pelosi to the Alter of Liberalism as a
sacrifice to the Communist Socialist Progressive
Pagan Gawd
…will leave Democrats twisting in the Political Winds,
essentialy,cutting them loose,baw bye
…are assembling the life boats,in order of political
class,Elites and privelged to the boats first
…men to the lifeboats first,then the Union Goons,follow
ed by women and children last
…and,re-reeducation,for harvesting and reap what ye has
sow’d,so that next time,Liberals will be more cautious
in their ambitious Social Justice Engineering Projects

(snark).

canopfor on September 5, 2010 at 11:29 PM

On health care, for example, we New Yorkers have a special problem. We have a lot of immigrants here who are undocumented, and our hospitals claim real problems under this health-care bill,” Clinton added.

Didn’t Obama say: “There are also those who claim that our reform effort will insure illegal immigrants. This, too, is false.” Didn’t the Democrats attack Rep. Joe Wilson for shouting “You lie”?

elijah on September 5, 2010 at 11:33 PM

CCRWM on September 5, 2010 at 11:20 PM

Have we forgot ‘Congressman’ John Dingell’s Freudian slip?

“…..Where we can control the people….”

They don’t give a rat’s hind quarters what we want. That IS the ‘rat mindset.

Lanceman on September 5, 2010 at 11:34 PM

So, how exactly are these campaign ads from these alleged blue dogs gonna go?

“I voted against Obamacare, because it was a horrible bill that no one wanted. Now, vote for me on November 2nd, or the Republicans will gain the majority and start to work repealing it.”

Bruce MacMahon on September 5, 2010 at 11:35 PM

So………*chuckle*……*smirks*,the Liberals put all their little baby chicks acom’n home to roost eggs,in the
basket of Hope/Change,and have left a wake of social carnage and collateral damage,

on their forty years of slow incrementalization,of march
ing to a Progressive Utopia,

had have let it all SLIP THROUGH THEIR LITTLE POLITICAL
FINGERS,….its a bloody…bleeding shame I tells ya!!
(sarc)

canopfor on September 5, 2010 at 11:37 PM

PappyD61 on September 5, 2010 at 11:21 PM

The only thing that would make me happier is if they got to spend their retirement in a club-fed someplace.

chemman on September 5, 2010 at 11:37 PM

Smith asked his guests to try to identify the source of the discontent: “From your experience on the Hill, have you heard any Democrats in private conversations say, ‘You know what? We went down the wrong road.

“Not only have we heard that, but we’ve been hearing it for months,” said Cordes.

It is absolutely hilarious watching liberals flopping around like a fish out of water trying to stop the bottom falling out of their own party, when just a few months back,the “adults” were making these claims:

James Carville: Why The Republicans Are Finished

40 More Years: How the Democrats Will Rule the Next Generation

James Carville demonstrates why the right-wing faithful shouldn’t be holding their breath for their party’s second coming.
May 2, 2009  |  
 http://www.alternet.org/news/138321/40_more_years:_how_the_democrats_will_rule_the_next_generation/

…and this fantastic analysis:

The G.O.P. Is Finished — Stick a Fork in It

by Mike Whitney / May 6th, 2009
http://dissidentvoice.org/2009/05/the-gop-is-finished-stick-a-fork-in-it/

But the GOP’s problems run deeper than just Bush. The party has become an anachronism: a plodding, dogmatic, self righteous amalgam of disgruntled white zealots who are wildly out-of-step with the times. It’s become irrelevant, and that’s its biggest drawback. The party has lost its Reaganesque glitter and become a rigid, monochromatic “non-party” that no one pays much attention to apart from the occasional zinger on the Daily Show or Letterman. The truth is, the party is just plain dull.

Has there ever been a more clueless group of people who claim to know so much, yet are never right about anything, than the democratic party???

Baxter Greene on September 5, 2010 at 11:51 PM

$218 million dollars is kind of a lot.

Anybody know what the Republicans have?

sharrukin on September 5, 2010 at 9:58 PM

sharrukin:I`m not sure,heres a campaign donations database,
:)
=========================================================
NEWSMEAT

http://www.newsmeat.com/

canopfor on September 5, 2010 at 11:52 PM

all this was predictable in 2007.

we all on the right predicted it.

reliapundit on September 5, 2010 at 11:52 PM

“So in this climate, be sure to vote for Mike Castle. He’s our only hope. Hey, I’ll be here all week. Tip your waitresses bigtime! And, try the veal.”

Akzed on September 5, 2010 at 11:53 PM

Pick the hill you want to die on Dems. There is quite a selection available, no?

drunyan8315 on September 6, 2010 at 12:10 AM

Cheshire Cat on September 5, 2010 at 11:11 PM

I am pretty sure that since the public fell for The Won with no more information than they were given, the Dems might have an excuse to think they could fool a lot of folks for a long time.

Cindy Munford on September 6, 2010 at 12:11 AM

Baxter Greene on September 5, 2010 at 11:51 PM

Brings to mind a great tune by Pink Floyd “Comfortly Numb“..:)

PS..Awesome Video IMHO..:)

Dire Straits on September 6, 2010 at 12:11 AM

You bunch of lying Democrats. Get lost, and that means you,too, SoRos.

mobydutch on September 6, 2010 at 12:18 AM

Obama just never looks right. He always looks like a little man in a big suit.

SilentWatcher on September 6, 2010 at 12:19 AM

Brings to mind a great tune by Pink Floyd “Comfortly Numb“..:)

PS..Awesome Video IMHO..:)

Dire Straits on September 6, 2010 at 12:11 AM

First time I’ve ever seen that.

Lanceman on September 6, 2010 at 12:20 AM

Akzed on September 5, 2010 at 11:53 PM

Sing it, brother!

UltimateBob on September 6, 2010 at 12:22 AM

Lanceman on September 6, 2010 at 12:20 AM

Good to see you..:)..I was starting to miss you..:)

PS..I misspelled the title..:(..It should be Comfortably Numb..:)

Dire Straits on September 6, 2010 at 12:29 AM

I was on hyenas.

Lanceman on September 6, 2010 at 12:30 AM

I mean hiatus.

Lanceman on September 6, 2010 at 12:31 AM

I mean hiatus.

Lanceman on September 6, 2010 at 12:31 AM

Good to see you back..:)

Dire Straits on September 6, 2010 at 12:32 AM

Thanks. Good to see you regulars didn’t leave.

Lanceman on September 6, 2010 at 12:34 AM

“Not only are they running away from President Obama, they’re running away from being Democrats in some cases. In some races you actually see the Democratic candidates not really mentioning that they’re a Democrat in their campaign ads,” Cordes said.

They think the electorate is full of fools. Beware the charlatans.

Smith asked his guests to try to identify the source of the discontent: “From your experience on the Hill, have you heard any Democrats in private conversations say, ‘You know what? We went down the wrong road. We went after health care. We went after so many other things on the Obama agenda as opposed to, in the end of the day, it’s all about creating jobs?’”

The ‘smartest’ man misjudged, the fools followed him, and for this major/single reason they should and will be destroyed. It couldn’t happen to a ‘nicer’ bunch and their narcissistic Fuehrer.

“Not only have we heard that, but we’ve been hearing it for months,” said Cordes. “We heard it during the health care debate that dragged on for a year when the economy was so bad; they focused on health care and they focused on financial regulation.

It’s still the economy/jobs, stupids.

“Americans don’t feel the impact of those pieces of legislation yet,” she said. “There’s a lot of frustration on Capitol Hill among Democrats who feel like the President led them down this path. They didn’t all necessarily want to deal with health care. This was on the president’s agenda, and then they felt like he kind of hung them out to dry.”

Teh-heh, the trifecta of Obama/Pelosi/Reid took you on the road to hell. Burn you impertinent insufferable dictators.

The VanDeHey ending paragraphs were the most puerile reading in a long time. Holding on to invisible threads of hope.

Change ‘n Hope for America!

Schadenfreude on September 6, 2010 at 12:40 AM

Thanks. Good to see you regulars didn’t leave.

Lanceman on September 6, 2010 at 12:34 AM

We will be hear to the bitter end or we run out of beer..:)

Dire Straits on September 6, 2010 at 12:40 AM

We will be hearhere to the bitter end or we run out of beer..:)

Dire Straits on September 6, 2010 at 12:40 AM

Sorry for typo..:)

Dire Straits on September 6, 2010 at 12:42 AM

You want typos? Go to Obama’s Facebook page and read the comments. Grab a six pack. It’s quite entertaining.

Lanceman on September 6, 2010 at 12:44 AM

On Nov. 3, we’re going to see the true face of the most bitter clingers on earth as they lash out at the American people.

The lib jack-offs in the media will see a real temper tantrum on that day.

If they’re not too busy having their own to notice…

SuperCool on September 6, 2010 at 12:44 AM

I am pretty sure that since the public fell for The Won with no more information than they were given, the Dems might have an excuse to think they could fool a lot of folks for a long time.

Cindy Munford on September 6, 2010 at 12:11 AM

The Democrat charlatans and their Liar in Chief believe impertinently that they can fool the populace over, and over, and over, again. If said populace allow anothe such fooling they deserve full destruction.

However, they are awake, hurt to have been fooled, aware. Let’s see how smart they are in Nov. After that we’ll know for sure.

Schadenfreude on September 6, 2010 at 12:45 AM

Martial Law should be a hoot…!

Seven Percent Solution on September 6, 2010 at 12:48 AM

Remember in No-vember – Demonrats, especially in the the Land of Lincoln, are way lower than snakes bellies in wagon ruts. That’s a real handy piece of information to have on hand when entering a voting booth.

MayorDaley on September 6, 2010 at 12:50 AM

If Dems keep ANY seats, I blame ACORN!

Christian Conservative on September 6, 2010 at 12:55 AM

Cheshire Cat on September 5, 2010 at 11:18 PM

No he*l is harsh enough for that bunch.

Remember how impertinently Nancy Pelosi walked, with hammer in hand, to vote for the Obamination the Obamacare is?

That hammer will suffocate her entire party, and should.

Such arrogance must be and will be punished.

Schadenfreude on September 6, 2010 at 12:56 AM

Who saw the link on Drudge that Soros is basically out in the open now saying he’s going to bankroll, with the aide of ThinkProgress, HuffPoop, the MSM and MSNBC and the usual suspects – the demise of “The Tea Party”? A little late – about half a dozen elections and 8 or 10 months too late.

Why is this man so interested in bringing this country down? And why isn’t the DOJ doing anything to stop him (not this one, obviously…..)?

Oh, well, maybe we can separate him from his ill-gotten fortune -

TeresainFortWorth on September 6, 2010 at 1:02 AM

No counting and no celebrating a thing, not until, not during, not after Nov. 02. These are serious times. Fight the left with all your might. They are out to destroy you. Nov. 02 should be the beginning. Keep a good eye on the right as well. Verify them on-going.

Don’t believe a word from the WH, the Ds or the media. None. Work hard, hate and fight. Your children’s future depends on it.

The left have taken impertinence and charlatanery to the highest levels, ever. They truly believe the people to be imbeciles. For that the people must punish them harshly.

Schadenfreude on September 6, 2010 at 1:04 AM

Dire Straits on September 6, 2010 at 12:11 AM

Great point and Great video.

After the mid-terms…..I see this as the “Hope and Change” theme:

The Doors: The End
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QHFK1yKfiGo


“Weird scenes inside the gold mine”

Baxter Greene on September 6, 2010 at 1:29 AM

Awwwwwww….

It’s just too bad Rhambo can not personally intimidate each and one of the 300 million citizens they ‘govern’.

Sir Napsalot on September 6, 2010 at 1:32 AM

Schadenfreude on September 6, 2010 at 1:04 AM

Amen, and amen.

Mojave Mark on September 6, 2010 at 1:33 AM

“We have to have the elections to find out who wins them.”

-The Voters

The Mega Independent on September 6, 2010 at 1:42 AM

Baxter Greene on September 6, 2010 at 1:29 AM

I am a Doors fan also..:) You are correct about “The End” being a good theme song for the Obie crew..:)

Dire Straits on September 6, 2010 at 1:44 AM

Michelle O will turn this around for the Dems. Everybody loves her.

Cicero43 on September 6, 2010 at 2:03 AM

Here’s a massage for the stinking lefttards!

sonnyspats1 on September 6, 2010 at 2:03 AM

message too lol

sonnyspats1 on September 6, 2010 at 2:07 AM

You can’t get anything from Congress in the next couple of months.”…

There is the problem.

The government does not need to take care of me!!!

I can take care of my investments. In fact all of that SS money that I was forced to pay into that will see when I retire…about that not so much.

It is sad that we allow such stuff to go on.

F15Mech on September 6, 2010 at 2:23 AM

these mo frackers wouldn’t read the damn bills, well, they sure as hell will have to read the election results.consequences.

ted c on September 6, 2010 at 6:00 AM

I don’t think the Democrats realized how upset the American people would be if they passed Obamacare using Reconciliation, it looked sneaky and unethical…add a huge debt and high unemployment to that and voters have had enough.

Terrye on September 6, 2010 at 6:53 AM

Of course Pelosi would throw anyone under the bus to stay in power. She enjoys having her own private air lines and all the perks no other speaker has had. They need to be gone and America needs to be fixed. The dems can’t do that.

Wills on September 6, 2010 at 7:23 AM

Pelosi said we’d have to pass the bill to find out what’s in it. Who knew that one of things in the bill was electoral death for the Democrats? I’ll bet she wouldn’t have been so gung-ho for it if she’d known that.

Kafir on September 6, 2010 at 7:30 AM

Nancy Pelosi…issued an urgent plea for members in safe districts to help their endangered colleagues…

Nancy, haven’t you read the news?

Thanks to you, and Reid, and Frank, and Dodd, and Grayson, and other less-than-distinquished members of your Democratic ilk who have driven this country into the ground, driven untold thousands into unemployment, destroyed the housing market, destroyed the healthcare system, brought the country to the brink of economic chaos, and done it all with a lofty self-serving higher-than-thou arrogance that defies description……there are no more “safe districts” for anyone in your pathetic party.

Including you!

pilamaye on September 6, 2010 at 7:48 AM

Martial Law should be a hoot…!

Seven Percent Solution on September 6, 2010 at 12:48 AM

I was picking up some reloading supplies the other day and the owner of the store gave me a copy of an article that suggested that Obama doesn’t have the constitutional authority to impose martial law. The most he can do is suspend habeas corpus for a while (see: Lincoln, Abraham).
Of course, constitutional restrictions aren’t much of an impediment to the boy-king, but at least it’s a argument we can make to the Supreme Court if it gets that far.

Extrafishy on September 6, 2010 at 8:31 AM

I checked my Open Enrollment dates the other day. My company stopped automatic re-enrollment years ago. If you don’t confirm enrollment every year during the open enrollment period you get shunted into the lowest cost plan. So you have to make sure you check it and confirm it.

It starts November 1. Anyone who checks it on Monday is gonna be pretty pissed off on Tuesday.

Jaynie59 on September 6, 2010 at 8:32 AM

Van Hollen is already walking back the remarks in the NYT article: http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/117289-van-hollen-fires-back-at-nyt-assertion-that-dems-will-give-up-on-vulnerables

onlineanalyst on September 6, 2010 at 9:00 AM

Did I misread the article? I thought that the point is that the Dem candidates have a combined war chest of $218 million and that Nancy wants those flush with cash to “spread the wealth” to those candidates more vulnerable.

onlineanalyst on September 6, 2010 at 9:07 AM

Every once in a great while, a dem lets loose with the truth. That’s what Van Hollen did and he probably got called on the carpet for it. Spending what money you have on someone who has a good chance of being reelected is an old political axiom. That’s why R’s don’t spend money on someone in blue states. Nancy just wants to be seen as loyal when she’s really not. Hopefully, they won’t be able to find too many to spend $ on.

Kissmygrits on September 6, 2010 at 9:44 AM

I’ve got a GREAT idea. Let’s get all of these vulnerable Dems to have to vote on ANOTHER stimulus to the tune of $50 billion so that they can go home to their districts with ANOTHER very unpopular and fresh vote to talk about!

If I didn’t know any better, I would say that Obama is trying to destroy not just the country, and not just the Repubs (how’s that working out for you), but the Dems too. If so, he’s doing a marvelous job of at least the later.

UnderstandingisPower on September 6, 2010 at 9:47 AM

Lemme’ see if I got this straight…

Higher Medical Insurance rates.. Less coverage.

Higher Medical costs.. Less Medical care.

Higher Taxes.

Bigger Budget Deficits.

More National Debt.

Is it any wonder, Democrats are running Helter-Skelter, like Cockroaches when the light is turned on?

franksalterego on September 6, 2010 at 9:52 AM

Cowards.

bitsy on September 6, 2010 at 9:53 AM

Cowards.

bitsy on September 6, 2010 at 9:53 AM

You voted for this socialist utopia unicorn cr@p. Now run on it! RUN ON IT!!!

bitsy on September 6, 2010 at 9:55 AM

Martial Law should be a hoot…!

Seven Percent Solution on September 6, 2010 at 12:48 AM

I’ve been saying that for a year now! Don’t worry about the election, because there won’t be any.

flytier on September 6, 2010 at 9:56 AM

Obama doesn’t have the constitutional authority to impose martial law.

Extrafishy on September 6, 2010 at 8:31 AM

Even BEFORE Teh Won lost his political clout, our American spirit would spurn any attempt. Now, Obummer wouldn’t come within a thousand miles of something this dire.

Deep down, Americans understand who we are. We’re not easily swayed by tyrants and we don’t suffer fools–at least not for long. Obama, in his most stunning life accomplishment, has revealed himself to be both a tyrant-wannabe AND a fool. As a result, he deeply, daily feels our censure and the gravity of his own abysmal failure. It’s not a character-building failure, full of resolve and strength, but a deflated one. Obama, a decent writer, had the plot of his presidency fixed in his mind–a mind not fluid enough to replot his course when characters don’t obey his command.

The man is hobbled, disappearing literally and figuratively before our eyes. Martial Law? He’d be lucky to get a city snow-removal ordinance passed now.

Grace_is_sufficient on September 6, 2010 at 9:57 AM

UnderstandingisPower on September 6, 2010 at 9:47 AM

The lame duck session after November, could very well destroy the republic. The democrats will be sorely tempted to “scorch the earth”, leaving the nation in a death spiral for the new republican majority.

And we all know how poorly leftists resist temptation.

Rebar on September 6, 2010 at 10:00 AM

The lame duck session after November, could very well destroy the republic. The democrats will be sorely tempted to “scorch the earth”, leaving the nation in a death spiral for the new republican majority.

And we all know how poorly leftists resist temptation.

Rebar on September 6, 2010 at 10:00 AM

Were you alive during the Civil War? Maybe the Great Depression or World War II? The majority of the “Cold War”?

Come out from under your bed. Being terrified the republic will fall because of a lame duck session is so…. beta.

Bradky on September 6, 2010 at 10:06 AM

I found this posted by “tom” at another site and he lists many of the taxes we often pay that did not for the most part exist about 100 years ago:

Sales Tax
Hotel Tax
School Tax
Liquor Tax
Luxury Tax
Excise Taxes
Property Tax
Cigarette Tax
Medicare Tax
Inventory Tax
Car Rental Tax
Real Estate Tax
Well Permit Tax
Fuel Permit Tax
Inheritance Tax
Road Usage Tax
CDL license Tax
Dog License Tax
State Income Tax
Food License Tax
Vehicle Sales Tax
Gross Receipts Tax
Social Security Tax
Service Charge Tax
Fishing License Tax
Federal Income Tax
Building Permit Tax
IRS Interest Charges
Hunting License Tax
Marriage License Tax
Corporate Income Tax
Personal Property Tax
Accounts Receivable Tax
Recreational Vehicle Tax
Workers Compensation Tax
Watercraft Registration Tax
Telephone Usage Charge Tax
Telephone Federal Excise Tax
Telephone State and Local Tax
IRS Penalties (tax on top of tax)
State Unemployment Tax (SUTA)
Federal Unemployment Tax (FUTA)
Telephone Minimum Usage Surcharge Tax
Telephone Federal Universal Service FeeTax
Gasoline Tax (currently 44.75 cents per gallon)
Utility Taxes Vehicle License Registration Tax
Telephone Recurring and Nonrecurring Charges Tax
Capital Gains Tax
Ticket Tax, you know the one you go to court for not using turn signals Ect…

They get us coming and going and then cry racism. November cannot get here soon enough.

CWforFreedom on September 6, 2010 at 10:14 AM

Bradky on September 6, 2010 at 10:06 AM

Once and ass always an ass.

CWforFreedom on September 6, 2010 at 10:15 AM

CWforFreedom on September 6, 2010 at 10:14 AM

Bigot! Racist!

/obligatory/

darwin on September 6, 2010 at 10:26 AM

CWforFreedom on September 6, 2010 at 10:14 AM

All of these happened because of the 08 elections? *gasp*
Actually none of them did.

Get a grip. Half of the ones you mention are state/local taxes. The Nov election will have no impact on them.

Bradky on September 6, 2010 at 10:27 AM

Get a grip. Half of the ones you mention are state/local taxes. The Nov election will have no impact on them.

Bradky on September 6, 2010 at 10:27 AM

Yeah they will. The same sentiment that drives people to oust democrats in Congress also fuels voters to clean house locally and state. Local and state politicians are cut from the same cloth as national ones. They will either get the message or be gone.

darwin on September 6, 2010 at 10:29 AM

No he*l is harsh enough for that bunch.

Remember how impertinently Nancy Pelosi walked, with hammer in hand, to vote for the Obamination the Obamacare is?

That hammer will suffocate her entire party, and should.

Such arrogance must be and will be punished.

Schadenfreude on September 6, 2010 at 12:56 AM

When you’re holding a hammer, everything looks like a nail.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EfH46DTAkxo

onlineanalyst on September 6, 2010 at 10:30 AM

Being terrified the republic will fall because of a lame duck session is so…. beta.

Bradky on September 6, 2010 at 10:06 AM

Actually, I think it’s time for the blue and red states to form separate nations, so the lame duck democrat party tearing the nation apart will only accelerate the inevitable.

Rebar on September 6, 2010 at 10:39 AM

Yeah they will. The same sentiment that drives people to oust democrats in Congress also fuels voters to clean house locally and state. Local and state politicians are cut from the same cloth as national ones. They will either get the message or be gone.

darwin on September 6, 2010 at 10:29 AM

If that were true the wave election in 1994 should have seen most of that list eliminated, since most were in effect at that time.
I think that like Obama, you are going to misread what the voters are saying this November. he took his 2008 win as a mandate for sweeping change. If the GOP makes the same mistake you get gridlock, Obama re-elected in 2012 and probably a flip back to dem majority control in the house.

Bradky on September 6, 2010 at 10:40 AM

Actually, I think it’s time for the blue and red states to form separate nations, so the lame duck democrat party tearing the nation apart will only accelerate the inevitable.

Rebar on September 6, 2010 at 10:39 AM

those dust bunnies under the bed are clouding your brain….

Bradky on September 6, 2010 at 10:41 AM

If that were true the wave election in 1994 should have seen most of that list eliminated, since most were in effect at that time.
I think that like Obama, you are going to misread what the voters are saying this November. he took his 2008 win as a mandate for sweeping change. If the GOP makes the same mistake you get gridlock, Obama re-elected in 2012 and probably a flip back to dem majority control in the house.

Bradky on September 6, 2010 at 10:40 AM

First, this isn’t like 1994. Obama has spurred people to do what Clinton couldn’t … read. Read about everything, including history. This electorate will be the most informed and educated in decades.

Secondly, gridlock is ok. Better to halt the progressive advancement until 2012 then let it procede. Besides, I believe you may see some democrats actually voting with Republicans on issues like taxes, spending cuts, deregulation and perhaps even repealing ObamaCare.

The federal government has severely overstepped it’s limits. The real governing should be taking place in the states and locally, with the federal government doing what it was designed to do … protect liberty.

We are in uncharted waters. People really do want the federal government to be tamed and reduced in power and scope. We’ll have to see what happnes. I know one thing people don’t want, and that’s compromise with the democrats. They offer nothing. If they want to compromise with us, that’s fine and they won’t get anything in return except some respect.

darwin on September 6, 2010 at 10:52 AM

Bradky on September 6, 2010 at 10:41 AM

Do you remember ’94, or were you a child then?

This is NOTHING like 1994. We were in fairly decent ecconomic shape then. Now, we’re close to folding in ourselves.

There ARE tipping points, Brad. We’re there. Welcome to an America like you’ve never witnessed before. It might not be the Civil War, the Great Depression or the Cold War, but it’s just as tenuous and critical to get right.

And guess what? America doesn’t trust what I assume is your party to get it right. Now, you can cower in your hidey-hole and throw darts at your political foes, or you can admit that we’re in a bind and liberals got caught holding the bag. Make your choice, but since you accused fellow HA posters of hiding out, make sure it’s the ALPHA choice.

Grace_is_sufficient on September 6, 2010 at 10:52 AM

those dust bunnies under the bed are clouding your brain….

Bradky on September 6, 2010 at 10:41 AM

Once and ass always an ass.

CWforFreedom on September 6, 2010 at 10:15 AM

QFT.

Rebar on September 6, 2010 at 10:54 AM

Get a grip. Half of the ones you mention are state/local taxes. The Nov election will have no impact on them.

Bradky on September 6, 2010 at 10:27 AM

Did I say they happened because of the 08 elections. You are really an ass who must have gone to the Ernesto school of debate.

What asses like you don’t get is that Americans are tired of it all. Why are you such an ignoramus?

Why did you put words in my mouth?I know why. YOU ARE NOT NEAR AS SMART as YOU THINK!

CWforFreedom on September 6, 2010 at 11:04 AM

Oh and BRADKY wait til you see what happens at the state level in the fall . Your tone is one of the fool who thinks that we don’t know that changes don’t come quick and that we don’t know that both major parties are part of the problem. You are one of the most pompous and ignorant posters here. You lie and project all the time. Well at least you do some things well.

CWforFreedom on September 6, 2010 at 11:09 AM

BRADKY- GASP– hmmm you were the first one to post quote”08″

ass

CWforFreedom on September 6, 2010 at 11:11 AM

Bradky on September 6, 2010 at 10:40 AM

You are really ignorant if you don’t think that most Americans don’t want most of the taxes to go away.

So what are Americans trying to say there smart guy. Wait don’t answer you have already proven yourself to be less than adequate.

CWforFreedom on September 6, 2010 at 11:22 AM

Maybe Pelosi can replay that bit from the Oval Office when Barry encouraged Democrats to vote for ObamaCare despite the misgivings of a majority of the public. Remember Barry telling Democrats not to worry about the mid-term election cycle because “You’ve got me!”.

GarandFan on September 6, 2010 at 11:32 AM

GarandFan

How about the classic Pelosi-ism:

But we have to pass the bill so that you can find out what is in it, away from the fog of the controversy.

CWforFreedom on September 6, 2010 at 11:43 AM

The reality for this administration stinks, politically and practically, when it comes to the economy.

Trouble in River City? You bet Professor! We fell for all of your hype about us needing ‘A Boy’s Band’. Now we know that you not only can’t read music, but that you don’t know squat about Economics.

In November, us River Citizens are getting out the Tar and Feathers…

Uniblogger on September 6, 2010 at 11:57 AM

Remember: Pelosi “allowed” many of these Dems to vote no knowing they would be under attack at midterms. How many of the “no” votes marched with her and her gavel in that despicable “spit in your face display to antagonize the protestors.

texriot on September 6, 2010 at 12:38 PM

When they go down… let it be in flames.

RalphyBoy on September 6, 2010 at 12:55 PM

Clinton is triangulating too, note his comment re candidate being independent. Schemer.

jodetoad on September 6, 2010 at 1:22 PM

The left have taken impertinence and charlatanery to the highest levels, ever. They truly believe the people to be imbeciles. For that the people must punish them harshly.

Schadenfreude on September 6, 2010 at 1:04 AM

When the humanists attained their goal of brainwashing the public into the fantasy that all things are self-created (as Allah believes), then what can they not indoctrinate us into? That crazy-eyed lie must first be exposed before any real wisdom will take hold in this culture.

leftnomore on September 6, 2010 at 3:55 PM

Let’s keep in mind that the Republican Party of today is still the party of McCain, Graham, Crist(yeah, I know, whatever), Steele, Martinez……. if anybody could screw this up, the Republican party can. They nominated a RINO when the dem nominee was a freshman senator/community organizer.
Don’t count those eggs, until the chickens.. come home… to rooooooooooooooost……..

JeffinOrlando on September 6, 2010 at 4:48 PM

There are too many Freudian slips by the left to ignore them and many are on video and I hope the GOP plays them all before Nov. 2

mixplix on September 6, 2010 at 5:19 PM

One of John Adler’s (D)umshit NJ peeps was spreading flyers in my neighborhood this weekend…. in a Mercedes.

Dude! This working class neighborhood, 50+ foreclosed house’s you’re handing out Democrat flyers in a freaking Mercedes? Get the f*ck outta my driveway.

bloviator on September 6, 2010 at 5:21 PM

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