Quotes of the day

posted at 8:01 pm on September 30, 2012 by Allahpundit

Mitt Romney is about as close to defeating President Barack Obama as any Republican could have hoped to be. The polls–if you believe them–show him slightly or significantly behind, but within striking distance. The challenge he faces is unique: he is acting, and is being treated as, the incumbent rather than the insurgent. In effect, “President” Romney has been in office since mid-August, with none of the power but all of the responsibility.

It was President Romney, not Obama, who set aside time to visit victims of Hurricane Isaac. It was President Romney, not Obama, who reacted swiftly to the attacks on our embassies by standing up for American freedom. It was President Romney, not Obama, who took on the entitlements crisis head-on by adopting many of Paul Ryan’s ideas. It was President Romney, not Obama, who laid out a practical plan for the housing crisis.

The media have also treated Romney as the incumbent, pouncing on every word and gesture, seizing on every mistake and inventing errors where none exist. Romney’s so-called “gaffes” have one thing in common: they are all statements of fact. He is being held to a presidential standard–for presidents should know better than to tell all–while Obama’s outright lies to the nation (on Libya, the debt, etc.) are ignored by the media.

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Previously, the press has been both biased in a partisan way and an in an ideological way, but usually the partisanship was driven by ideology. As you may have noticed, the press are great fans of gay marriage and abortion, and they shape their coverage to put the best possible face on these positions, and the worst possible face on opponents. (To the extent they feature contrary voices at all.)

That’s bias, of course. We’ve gotten used to that.

But in the Benghazi debacle, there is no possible ideological grounding to explain their bias. There is, I trust, no ideological movement that advocates for intelligence failures and the deaths of good-guy diplomats. There is no ideological movement in favor of reckless incompetence bordering on malice in providing security for consulates abroad (which, as a legal matter, are considered US territory)…

This isn’t ideological bias, then. This is pure advocacy for a political party. Obama’s embarrassment is not an ideological issue — or should not be. I hope we can all agree that a president should attend security briefings — especially as 9/11 approaches — and provide adequate warning and security for US government personnel. I hope we can all agree that the government does not suddenly gain a Right To Shamelessly Lie about its failures, simply because it finds it politically advantageous to do so.

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I think we’re at the most dangerous time in our political history in terms of the balance of power in the role that the media plays in whether or not we maintain a free democracy or not. You know, when I first started in politics – and for a long time before that – everyone on both sides, Democrats and Republicans, despised the press commonly, because they were SOBs to everybody. Which is exactly what they should be. They were unrelenting. Whatever the biases were, they were essentially equal-opportunity people.

That changed in 1980…

If a president of either party—I don’t care whether it was Jimmy Carter or Bill Clinton or George Bush or Ronald Reagan or George H. W. Bush—had a terrorist incident, and got on an airplane after saying something, and flown off to a fundraiser in Las Vegas, they would have been crucified! It would have been—it should have been the equivalent, for Barack Obama, of George Bush’s “flying over Katrina” moment. But nothing was said at all, and nothing will be said…

We have a political campaign where, to put the best metaphor I can on it, where the referees on the field are sacking the quarterback of one team, tripping up their runners, throwing their bodies in front of blockers, and nobody says anything. The Republicans don’t.

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Via Mediaite.

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Via the Daily Caller.

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there you have it: four enormous piles of crap. 1 2 3 4.

Dave Rywall on September 30, 2012 at 8:30 PM

Funny, I just see one.

That post.

AZfederalist on September 30, 2012 at 8:50 PM

Here you go, Mo’.

http://www.mittromney.com/blogs/mitts-view/2012/08/mitt-romneys-plan-stronger-middle-class01

RedNewEnglander on September 30, 2012 at 8:19 PM

Talking points and campaign ads?

Where is the actual detail of Ryan’s saving everyone 20% with closing loopholes? How did he reach that calculation? He either pulled it out of his backside or he can back it up with numbers. The whole Ryan deal was that he’s the expert in explaining things in detail but now he runs away when someone asks him for details.

lester on September 30, 2012 at 8:50 PM

*********** ALERT*****************

57 previously undiscovered Fast and Furious guns used in Mexican crimes – @UnivisionNews

5 mins ago from abcnews.go.com by editor

Just In!
=========

57 Previously Undiscovered Fast and Furious Guns Used in Mexican Crimes
Sept. 30, 2012
****************

Fifty seven previously unidentified firearms linked to Operation Fast and Furious were recovered in sites associated with murders, kidnappings, and at least two gruesome massacres.(More…..)

http://abcnews.go.com/ABC_Univision/News/57-previously-undiscovered-fast-furious-guns-mexican-crimes/story?id=17361775#.UGjoBq6rE2x

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 8:51 PM

Here’s another link to the video of Pat Caddell’s speech, the third QOTD:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=brDZJA8j-8c&feature=player_embedded

FloatingRock on September 30, 2012 at 8:51 PM

Hold it. Imma run to Burger Thing. I’ll be back.

Lanceman on September 30, 2012 at 8:52 PM

renalin on September 30, 2012 at 8:45 PM

Get a grip, man.

pambi on September 30, 2012 at 8:53 PM

Ready for the debate and ready for Romney to kick some liberal tail.

gophergirl on September 30, 2012 at 8:28 PM

HA! So cute. She means “ass” — but being a gopher, she thinks “tail.”

She’s not actually a Gopher though.

I think we’re at the most dangerous time in our political history in terms of the balance of power in the role that the media plays in whether or not we maintain a free democracy or not.

That construction is difficult, but his thought is interesting. He seems to be thinking of a balance of power, but on one side is democracy and on the other, tyranny — not conservatives on one side and progressives on the other. And he is wondering about the “role” the media will “play” in tipping the balance.

To put it in fewer words, he’s worried the media have become state agents. In his mind, being a True Believer™, that would amount to a betrayal of sacred trust, too — treason. No wonder he’s pissed on a personal level.

And he’s right to worry, of course.

Axe on September 30, 2012 at 8:53 PM

The liberal media is naturally extremely biased in favor of the democrats and very much against Republicans… However their super bias in favor of Obama has hit a new level that has never seen before… The answer to this is very simple, Obama a welfare queens agitator from Chicago is nobody but a total media creation and the liberal media will defend him like they never defended anyone before in order to make him win the re-election… They are going to fail miserably in re-electing him…

mnjg on September 30, 2012 at 8:53 PM

Here’s another link to the video of Pat Caddell’s speech, the third QOTD:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=brDZJA8j-8c&feature=player_embedded

FloatingRock on September 30, 2012 at 8:51 PM

FloatingRock:It should of had its own thread!:)

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 8:53 PM

IF anyone is truly interested in the specifics of Ryan’s plan to cut 20% off of people’s taxes, one need only READ “A Road Map For America” Ryan’s plan begin to pay down the deficit, to reform the tax code, and save the ‘safety net’ for future generations.

That is where one may find ALL Of the details and specifics of Ryan’s plan… you know… in his actual PLAN.

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 8:54 PM

The GOPe will betray you!!..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 8:54 PM

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 8:51 PM

bbbut Buuuush did it too!

OTTO on September 30, 2012 at 8:54 PM

But they’re claiming that they have a revolutionary plan which by Ryan’s admission would save taxpayers 20% but he wouldn’t actually tell how… because explanation is too long?!

lester on September 30, 2012 at 8:43 PM

Les, calm down. You merely need to pass the plan, to see what’s in it.

Heh, see what I did there?

socalcon on September 30, 2012 at 8:55 PM

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 8:54 PM

Good evening!!..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 8:55 PM

The GOPe will betray you!!..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 8:54 PM

It would have been better on page one..

Better late then never. :)

Electrongod on September 30, 2012 at 8:56 PM

If it’s a non-issue, they shouldn’t talk about it then. But they’re claiming that they have a revolutionary plan which by Ryan’s admission would save taxpayers 20% but he wouldn’t actually tell how… because explanation is too long?!

lester on September 30, 2012 at 8:43 PM

It’s a non-issue when it comes to federal revenue, that why Wallace’s question and badgering was so asinine. A 10% tax increase or a 10% tax decrease doesn’t mean sh*t when it comes to revenues changing our yearly deficits, what it does effect is economic growth, something you leftists can’t seem to grasp.

lowandslow on September 30, 2012 at 8:56 PM

christie was good today….he came back at the talking heads asking where are obama’s specifics…everyone is complaining about mitt needs to be specific and dear leader hasn’t spoken one specific, just his usual rhetoric

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 8:56 PM

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 8:52 PM

Good evening..:)

PS..Good point!..But don’t forget Hllary..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 8:56 PM

R&R: We have a plan to magically solve everything overnight!

Media: How?

R&R: We can’t tell you that.

Media: Why?

R&R: “Typical Conservative cries of persecution, being constant victims, etc. etc.”

lester on September 30, 2012 at 8:56 PM

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 8:54 PM

Good evening, Dire! Very nice to see you this evening. :)

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 8:57 PM

If it’s a non-issue, they shouldn’t talk about it then. But they’re claiming that they have a revolutionary plan which by Ryan’s admission would save taxpayers 20% but he wouldn’t actually tell how… because explanation is too long?!

lester on September 30, 2012 at 8:43 PM

And Obama has a plan.

davidk on September 30, 2012 at 8:57 PM

Electrongod on September 30, 2012 at 8:56 PM

I know but Allah keeps moving the time frame around..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 8:57 PM

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 8:56 PM

Hey DS :)

indeed, don’t forget hillary…it’s funny, politico is focused on the split between the gop when they should be reporting about the split within the dems but hey i’m not holding my breath

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 8:58 PM

so politico is only worried about mitt and libya but not obama who is actually the current president who really screwed the pooch on this

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 8:52 PM

cmsinaz:

The Unrelentless attacks are coming,from the MSM,like
Kamikazees,in WW2 that the US Navy had to endure!

Observation:

In that image,it portrays Mitt,walking,as/like a stooge,
with the caption underneath!

The MSM,is F..%$??&*()_(*&?%?&*()_+)(*&?%$?&*()_(*&?%$?&*(
$/%?&*()_+)&*?%$/%?&*()_*(&?%$/%?&*()_+()*&?%$/%?&*(
$/%?&*()_+)(*?%$%?&()_)(*&%

unbelievable,especially after watching Pat Caddell`s video!!:)

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 8:58 PM

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 8:54 PM

Isn’t it mind-boggling how lazy some folks can be ??
And bitch about how Paul couldn’t fit those explanations into one stinking interview ??
Sheesh.

pambi on September 30, 2012 at 8:59 PM

Fifty seven previously unidentified firearms linked to Operation Fast and Furious were recovered in sites associated with murders, kidnappings, and at least two gruesome massacres.(More…..)

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 8:51 PM

It’s really funny that those cartel thugs can’t hang on to their weapons. You know, it’s almost as if they wanted them to be found and traced.

Anybody got an Occam’s Razor explanation for why those weapons keep getting ditched at the crime scenes? Especially since Mexico has such strict gun laws and all, you’d think the criminals would want to avoid the hassle of having to replace them after every mass murder.

AZfederalist on September 30, 2012 at 8:59 PM

ha ha ha pile of crap

there you have it: four enormous piles of crap. 1 2 3 4.

Dave Rywall on September 30, 2012 at 8:30 PM

Huh?

NukeRidingCowboy on September 30, 2012 at 8:59 PM

I know but Allah keeps moving the time frame around..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 8:57 PM

Dire Straits:Evening Dire:)

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 8:59 PM

OT: i was amazed about the applause the refs received at the begining of the cards game toda…

i was thinking, they are praising a union….why????

they gave us some pretty lousy calls today,

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:00 PM

lester on September 30, 2012 at 8:56 PM

HERE…PAUL RYAN’S ROAD MAP FOR AMERICA… including SPECIFICS OF HIS TAX CODE REFORM PLAN have someone teach you to read… or have someone read it TO you.

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:00 PM

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 8:57 PM

Let’s hope the cookoos don’t show up..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:00 PM

The print media will be the first to succumb to bankruptcy.

d1carter on September 30, 2012 at 8:34 PM

Those dinosaurs are done for. Great link to enjoy watching them die off.

de rigueur on September 30, 2012 at 9:00 PM

Take it for what it’s worth, but I have received no less than 12 emails since Fri from the DCCC begging for money. TWELVE!!!!! I find that highly amusing.

Sasha List on September 30, 2012 at 8:34 PM
Why are you on the DCCC list?

Igor R. on September 30, 2012 at 8:38 PM

The Blaze ran a story that the DCCC was sending a card to Glenn Beck when he left FOX, and they were filling it full of snotty comments. In order to sign something NICE, I had to sign up to receive their emails. I used the name Sasha List to see if they got the joke, but they didn’t. So all of their emails to me are addressed to Sasha. It’s hilarious. Last week I got one noting that I had yet to make a donation, and would I like to send them $5. I ignored them as usual.

Sasha List on September 30, 2012 at 9:00 PM

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 8:59 PM

Good evening Friend!!..Hope you had a good weekend!!..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:01 PM

And Obama has a plan.

davidk on September 30, 2012 at 8:57 PM

Hard to come up with a plan when you think your job is to campaign. Four years of campaigning. Years of campaigning before that. If he’s reelected — even ineligible to run again — I bet he continues to campaign.

The man never noticed he was president.

Axe on September 30, 2012 at 9:02 PM

ha ha ha pile of crap

there you have it: four enormous piles of crap. 1 2 3 4.

Dave Rywall on September 30, 2012 at 8:30 PM

Dave Rywall:

Shouldn`t you be pissed about,having a JIHADY,who MURDERED
a US Soldier,

back in Canada,from a US Administration,who FORCED us to
take him back!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 9:02 PM

unbelievable,especially after watching Pat Caddell`s video!!:)

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 8:58 PM

indeed

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:02 PM

R&R: We have a plan to magically solve everything overnight!

Media: How?

R&R: We can’t tell you that.

Media: Why?

R&R: “Typical Conservative cries of persecution, being constant victims, etc. etc.”

lester on September 30, 2012 at 8:56 PM

“We have to pass it to see what’s in it.”

“Do you really expect us to read a 1,000 page bill?”

Uttered by….uh…Paul Ryan, I believe. It was Paul Ryan who said this, correct?

Bishop on September 30, 2012 at 9:02 PM

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:00 PM

They’ll wear themselves out soon enough. :)

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:02 PM

lester on September 30, 2012 at 8:56 PM

ludicrous lester…Dems…we don’t have a plan…we just don’t like yours!

KOOLAID2 on September 30, 2012 at 9:02 PM

i agree that the AIM speech of Caddell should have been a thread. It been out for a while.

freedom of the press was to prevent just such an occurrence…because naturally you’d have pressmen from various factions warring at one another in print..pamphlets, etc.

somehow it didn’t work out like they thought…raging barking leftists own most of the tv world.

and, btw, did Dan Raviv’s comments wrt punishing the vid producer on cbs news make the headlines or anything?

pretty damming

r keller on September 30, 2012 at 9:03 PM

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 8:58 PM

lolz..Good point!!..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:03 PM

Dave Rywall on September 30, 2012 at 8:30 PM

Whatever helps you sleep ‘lil buddy…

You-Eh-Vee on September 30, 2012 at 9:03 PM

lester on September 30, 2012 at 8:56 PM

While creating fantasy conversations between media and presidential candidates, here’s a list of topics for O&B:

Fast and Furious
Libya
The murder of Ambassador Stevens…

Yep, why not start with those?

socalcon on September 30, 2012 at 9:03 PM

KOOLAID2 on September 30, 2012 at 9:02 PM

+1

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:03 PM

They’ll wear themselves out soon enough. :)

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:02 PM

We can always hope..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:04 PM

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 8:59 PM

Good evening Friend!!..Hope you had a good weekend!!..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:01 PM

Dire Straits:

Super,however,I have a grandbaby arriving soon,for a sleep-over,
I wish my son,wouldn`ve called earlier!
(Both are working the same shift):)

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 9:04 PM

so is everyone stocked up for debate night on wed?

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:05 PM

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:04 PM

You and I can help speed that along. I was waiting until about page three to open CLUB HOT AIR. What do you think?

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:05 PM

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 8:51 PM

bbbut Buuuush did it too!

OTTO on September 30, 2012 at 8:54 PM

OTTO:Really!

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 9:06 PM

Oh man- Sad day for cyncook- her ass kissing crush on Igore is fun to watch.

bazil9 on September 30, 2012 at 9:06 PM

lester on September 30, 2012 at 8:56 PM

You know, you really are an idiot. Links to the plan were pointed out to you, the fact that lowering taxes actually increases revenue has been demonstrated multiple times, and yet you continue to make asinine statements.

So, why are you here infesting this blog? You don’t listen to anything anybody responds to you with, you don’t make any deeper responses than the initial talking point of the night when you are called out, you really don’t engage in debate. You certainly don’t appear interested in hearing what others are saying. You know your points are vapid and easily dismissed. So, why are you here? What purpose do you serve? Do you think you are helping your messiah, Barrack Hussein Obama mmmm mmm mmm? You do realize you are just helping coalesce opposition to him, right?

What good are you?

AZfederalist on September 30, 2012 at 9:06 PM

so is everyone stocked up for debate night on wed?

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:05 PM

Yep.

gophergirl on September 30, 2012 at 9:06 PM

It’s a non-issue when it comes to federal revenue, that why Wallace’s question and badgering was so asinine. A 10% tax increase or a 10% tax decrease doesn’t mean sh*t when it comes to revenues changing our yearly deficits, what it does effect is economic growth, something you leftists can’t seem to grasp.

lowandslow on September 30, 2012 at 8:56 PM

But that’s not the question. He says he’s going to save everyone 20% in taxes and he is closing loopholes. What and where are these loopholes and how much do they amount to?

Ryan should just put up one excel sheet, a single page on their website. One side the tax savings, the other side the loopholes he’s going to close (or whatever his revenue recovery plan is). Below those, his sources (CBO, etc.)

That is incredibly simple if such a plan actually exists.

lester on September 30, 2012 at 9:06 PM

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 8:58 PM

Today was not a good day!!..I’m upset!!..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:07 PM

We have a political campaign where, to put the best metaphor I can on it, where the referees on the field are sacking the quarterback of one team, tripping up their runners, throwing their bodies in front of blockers, and nobody says anything. The Republicans don’t.

This is not completely true…the Republicans do talk about this..but no one cares. I mean come on…who is going to report it when they talk about it? The media??

If Romney screamed about it every day the media would just shake their heads and say he was desperate.

However, the media does not have the strangle hold on coverage that it once had.

There are other sources to go to. In fact, if you want to know what is happening in Libya and Afghanistan the BBC is a better source than our sorry ass media.

Terrye on September 30, 2012 at 9:07 PM

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:05 PM

get it going now

uprising

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:08 PM

Interesting polling from Rasmussen. So much for Mitt “slipping away” according to the lapdog media. Looks like a dead heat. Go Mitt.

http://www.rasmussenreports.com/public_content/politics/obama_administration/daily_presidential_tracking_poll

Philly on September 30, 2012 at 9:08 PM

so is everyone stocked up for debate night on wed?

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:05 PM

I am loaded.

bazil9 on September 30, 2012 at 9:09 PM

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 9:04 PM

Hope he falls asleep on the drive over to your house..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:09 PM

bazil9 on September 30, 2012 at 9:06 PM

Good evening, B9! Nice to see you!:)

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:09 PM

Where is the actual detail of Ryan’s saving everyone 20% with closing loopholes? How did he reach that calculation? He either pulled it out of his backside or he can back it up with numbers. The whole Ryan deal was that he’s the expert in explaining things in detail but now he runs away when someone asks him for details.

lester on September 30, 2012 at 8:50 PM

The democrat party has not put up a frickin budget in FOUR YEARS! That doesn’t seem to bother you. You are a moron, and any explanation of anything more complicated than “Hope and Change” is lost on you anyway.

Night Owl on September 30, 2012 at 9:09 PM

Whoops!

Obama Campaign Website Has No Detailed Economic Plan

davidk on September 30, 2012 at 9:09 PM

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:07 PM

ruh roh

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:10 PM

It’s a non-issue when it comes to federal revenue, that why Wallace’s question and badgering was so asinine. A 10% tax increase or a 10% tax decrease doesn’t mean sh*t when it comes to revenues changing our yearly deficits, what it does effect is economic growth, something you leftists can’t seem to grasp.

lowandslow on September 30, 2012 at 8:56 PM

what a spin..

HotAirLib on September 30, 2012 at 9:10 PM

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:00 PM

You’re way too kind !
;-)

pambi on September 30, 2012 at 9:10 PM

What good are you?

AZfederalist on September 30, 2012 at 9:06 PM

Dude has to earn that Obama Phone somehow. Head on out to the conservative blogs and raise some hell for the cause.

Bishop on September 30, 2012 at 9:10 PM

Whoops!

Obama Campaign Website Has No Detailed Economic Plan

davidk on September 30, 2012 at 9:09 PM

SHOCKED I tell ya SHOCKED

gophergirl on September 30, 2012 at 9:10 PM

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:10 PM

It was painful to watch..:(

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:11 PM

gophergirl on September 30, 2012 at 9:06 PM
bazil9 on September 30, 2012 at 9:09 PM

excellent

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:11 PM

have someone teach you to read… or have someone read it TO you.

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:00 PM

lol..good luck on that.

bazil9 on September 30, 2012 at 9:11 PM

pambi on September 30, 2012 at 9:10 PM

Good evening, Pambi!:)

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:11 PM

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:11 PM

sorry :(

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:12 PM

But that’s not the question. He says he’s going to save everyone 20% in taxes and he is closing loopholes. What and where are these loopholes and how much do they amount to?

Ryan should just put up one excel sheet, a single page on their website. One side the tax savings, the other side the loopholes he’s going to close (or whatever his revenue recovery plan is). Below those, his sources (CBO, etc.)

That is incredibly simple if such a plan actually exists.

lester on September 30, 2012 at 9:06 PM

That is not how it works…when Simpson Bowles came up with a plan much like this, they did not name specific loopholes and shelters either, because there are so many. The idea is that Congress will have to come up with the details and the president will work with them to create compromise…that is how it is supposed to work in a Republic. Needless to say after four years of Obama many people have forgotten that.

BTW, when did Obama come up with anything specific..ever?

Terrye on September 30, 2012 at 9:12 PM

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:05 PM

lolz..Let’s give them a little more time..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:12 PM

bazil9 on September 30, 2012 at 9:09 PM

Gots me popcorn, box’o’wine, and will be using hubby’s kick-butt pooter for following HA.
Snort.

pambi on September 30, 2012 at 9:12 PM

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 8:51 PM

It’s really funny that those cartel thugs can’t hang on to their weapons. You know, it’s almost as if they wanted them to be found and traced.

Anybody got an Occam’s Razor explanation for why those weapons keep getting ditched at the crime scenes? Especially since Mexico has such strict gun laws and all, you’d think the criminals would want to avoid the hassle of having to replace them after every mass murder.

AZfederalist on September 30, 2012 at 8:59 PM

AZFederalist:

That has to be the $64.00 dollar question.Leaving the firearm/
weapon behind, is a reason,or message,I dunno,what else could
it be,its as if,higher up thugs,are giving these clowns,that order!

Btw,excellent point!:)

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 9:12 PM

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:12 PM

Agreed.:)

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:13 PM

so is everyone stocked up for debate night on wed?

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:05 PM

I think I’m going to be busy. But I’m sure I will be able to figure out how it went by reading up on it the next day. :)

Axe on September 30, 2012 at 9:13 PM

what a spin..

HotAirLib on September 30, 2012 at 9:10 PM

It is not spin, it happens to be the truth…I realize that as an Obama supporter, the truth is a unique concept for you.

BTW, other than it ain’t my fault and tax the rich what bright ideas has President screw up come up with?

Terrye on September 30, 2012 at 9:14 PM

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:12 PM

No problem..I will get over it..It is not like it’s the first time..:)

PS..Plus the NFL refs are back!!!..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:14 PM

Axe on September 30, 2012 at 9:13 PM

for sure…we’ll drink one for you :)

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:15 PM

HotAirLib on September 30, 2012 at 9:10 PM

HAL…sing DAISY.

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:15 PM

That is incredibly simple if such a plan actually exists.

lester on September 30, 2012 at 9:06 PM

Where is King Obama’s plan? Where’s his budget?

I’ll wait.

JPeterman on September 30, 2012 at 9:15 PM

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:13 PM

Jackie! There’s HAL!

Axe on September 30, 2012 at 9:15 PM

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:12 PM

No problem..I will get over it..It is not like it’s the first time..:)

PS..Plus the NFL refs are back!!!//(sarc)..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:14 PM

Sorry i forgot the sarc tag..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:15 PM

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:14 PM

:)

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:15 PM

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:11 PM

Good evening, back, Jackie !
Finally found a cord that charges my iPad AS I use it (others were too danged touchy) so I might be here awhile … We’ll see.

pambi on September 30, 2012 at 9:15 PM

That is incredibly simple if such a plan actually exists.

lester on September 30, 2012 at 9:06 PM

I doubt you will make any headway trying to convince these folks about Ryan’s voodoo economics. Their main focus is to get rid of Obama at all cost.
He could save their only child from drowning and these folks will still vote against him. The real middle class sees that hence the reason why R&R is losing and will lose Nov 6th.

HotAirLib on September 30, 2012 at 9:15 PM

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 9:04 PM

Hope he falls asleep on the drive over to your house..:)

Dire Straits on September 30, 2012 at 9:09 PM

Dire Straits:

Oh gawd,too funny,Ive got a voo-doo doll,in likeness,
and I am rubbing a mini,binki(aka..comforter)to get him
to fall asleep!!

(Kidding/snark),of course!:)

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 9:15 PM

I am loaded.

bazil9 on September 30, 2012 at 9:09 PM

Alcohol? Popcorn? Ammo?…what?

cozmo on September 30, 2012 at 9:16 PM

Axe on September 30, 2012 at 9:15 PM

Yes. I’ve just given him his directive. :)

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:16 PM

HotAirLib on September 30, 2012 at 9:15 PM

HAL… sing Daisy.

You know you want to, HAL.

DAISY.

thatsafactjack on September 30, 2012 at 9:17 PM

So, why are you here infesting this blog? You don’t listen to anything anybody responds to you with, you don’t make any deeper responses than the initial talking point of the night when you are called out, you really don’t engage in debate. You certainly don’t appear interested in hearing what others are saying. You know your points are vapid and easily dismissed. So, why are you here? What purpose do you serve? Do you think you are helping your messiah, Barrack Hussein Obama mmmm mmm mmm? You do realize you are just helping coalesce opposition to him, right?

What good are you?

AZfederalist on September 30, 2012 at 9:06 PM

Maybe he is getting paid…kind of like the lady with the Obama phone…

Terrye on September 30, 2012 at 9:17 PM

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 8:58 PM

indeed

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:02 PM

cmsinaz:——————-:)

canopfor on September 30, 2012 at 9:17 PM

I doubt you will make any headway trying to convince these folks about Ryan’s voodoo economics. Their main focus is to get rid of Obama at all cost.
He could save their only child from drowning and these folks will still vote against him. The real middle class sees that hence the reason why R&R is losing and will lose Nov 6th.

HotAirLib on September 30, 2012 at 9:15 PM

Where is King Obama’s plan? Where is his budget? How about King Obama’s budgets that the Dem’s wouldn’t even vote for? Where is his immigration reform?

I’ll wait.

JPeterman on September 30, 2012 at 9:18 PM

HotAirLib on September 30, 2012 at 9:15 PM

take those rose colored glasses off

the country is going downhill, dear leader is campaigning and lying after another terrorist attack

cmsinaz on September 30, 2012 at 9:18 PM

BTW, other than it ain’t my fault and tax the rich what bright ideas has President screw up come up with?

Terrye on September 30, 2012 at 9:14 PM

Other than transferring wealth to the upper 1% by increasing taxes on the middle class, what bright ideas does R&R have?

HotAirLib on September 30, 2012 at 9:18 PM

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