The “second term agenda”: No immigration reform, no entitlement reform

posted at 12:01 pm on October 25, 2012 by Ed Morrissey

Maybe this is the best recap ever of Barack Obama’s campaign, taken from Obama’s own speech this morning in Tampa Bay.  Obama starts off by attacking Mitt Romney’s economic agenda, and then momentarily can’t find his own:

That’s been the case for Obama since his campaign began in April 2011.  Instead of giving voters a reason to vote for Obama, the President and his campaign have made the argument for more than 560 days of “You can’t possibly be serious about the other guy.”  Only after getting drubbed in the first debate and unable to unring that bell in two successive debates did Obama finally cough up a semblance of a second-term agenda.

In my column for The Fiscal Times today, I argue that waiting 567 days to put out a second-term agenda is in itself a demonstration of contempt for voters.  But even beyond that, the document itself is an insult to voter intelligence — and perhaps to a key constituency:

The Barack Obama reelection campaign began its operation on April 4th, 2011, nineteen months before voters decide to send him back for a second term or send him back to Chicago.  In the 570 days between that day and now, Obama and the DNC have raised and spent several hundred million dollars.  Obama passed his 100th fundraising event months ago.

In that time, Republicans held more than 20 debates, primaries or caucuses in all 50 states as well as in American territories.  Both parties held their national conventions. The two campaigns fought in four national debates, finishing on Day 567 of the Obama campaign.

Finally, on Day 568, Barack Obama got around to telling us what he plans to do with a second term in office.

The booklet itself is mostly pictures, with no detail on some very familiar campaign pledges … most of which date back to 2008.  One in particular is missing, though — immigration reform.  This is a jobs-program pamphlet, but Obama has made the argument many times that immigration reform relates to jobs and the economy in key ways.  He has promised immigration reform since 2007, pledging as a general-election candidate to accomplish it in his first year as President.  In his picture book, there isn’t even a mention of it.

Nor is there a single mention of entitlement reform:

Obama’s new proposal has two glossy pages (mostly dedicated to a picture of a senior citizen) on “Protecting Retirement Security,” which talks about Medicare and Social Security without ever mentioning the need to reform either, or the $100 trillion or more in unfunded liabilities in both programs. Even his convention speech went farther than this “agenda” does. “Yes, we will reform and strengthen Medicare for the long haul,” Obama said on September 6th, “but we’ll do it by reducing the cost of health care, not by asking seniors to pay thousands of dollars more.”

The newly released 20-page pamphlet doesn’t mention the word “reform” once in this section. It does go on at length about what Obama won’t do to solve the problems of Medicare and Social Security (“Oppose efforts to gamble Social Security on the stock market,” “Stop proposals to turn Medicare into a voucher program”). These sound a lot like Obama in debates – attempting to talk about everyone else’s plans in order to distract attention from the fact that he has none of his own.

Nothing in this pamphlet can be described as a “plan,” let alone an “agenda.”  It’s a collection of slogans taken from the campaign trail that become incoherent when jammed together in this booklet, as Ed Rogers noted yesterday at the Washington Post:

A quick read of the “new” Obama blueprint for the future that the president’s campaign released Tuesday, suggesting this was his bold vision for the future, is little more than silly, stale platitudes.  I guess the campaign thought that it would get plenty of coverage from announcing the plan and that very few voters would bother to look at it closely.

Even the most cursory review reveals the plan to be just a bunch of glossy, flattering photos of President Obama, assertions that all is well and reiterations that Obama is for helping everybody.  To me, this is another example of the Obama campaign having nothing to say.

David Harsanyi also rips the so-called “plan” for its lack of seriousness and coherence:

Even if we accepted that this is a “jobs plan” at all — and one would have to stretch the imagination — there are perhaps two items even tangentially connected to the issue at hand. Members of the middle class will be pleased to learn that their children’s future will feature marginally smaller class sizes and work as a midlevel functionary in a green-energy factory. According to the president, the best way to grow the middle class outward (whatever that means) is to strive for more menial labor work in an unproductive manufacturing sector. Forward.

Obama supported cap-and-trade legislation, the sole purpose of which is to make fossil fuel more expensive, so let’s dismiss his contention that the administration would concern itself with expanding oil and gas work in a second term. Let’s focus instead on the green energy sector, which cannot sustain itself today — just look at the slew of clean-energy bankruptcies we’ve involuntarily invested in — or in the future. As The New York Times recently reported, “stimulus money is almost all gone, leaving many of these projects without a government benefactor and making them orphans in a competitive marketplace dominated by the deep-pocketed fossil fuel industries.” (Deep-pocketed industries will remain deep-pocketed if they continue to offer Americans things we value — you know, like energy.)

Another foundational element of Obama’s wholly unserious proposal is hiring more teachers — even though this isn’t a function of the federal government to begin with and even though, according to Lindsey Burke of The Heritage Foundation, since 1970 the number of students in public schools has increased by 8 percent while the number of teachers has increased 60 percent and even though hiring more teachers would, at best, have a marginal impact on economic growth.

It’s regurgitated nonsense, mostly resurrected from the 2008 campaign in a desperate attempt to shift strategies at the last minute.  Its sole purpose is to reveal, finally, that this President ran out of gas intellectually and politically a long time ago — and his picture book illustrates that very well.


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Bullsh!tter!

Brat on October 25, 2012 at 12:03 PM

The “second term agenda”: No immigration reform, no entitlement reform

I’ve got a better agenda: Nobama.

aunursa on October 25, 2012 at 12:03 PM

It’s space is mostly taken up with photos of Obooba.

Imagine that.

Akzed on October 25, 2012 at 12:03 PM

No Hope, No Change, just BS…

PatriotRider on October 25, 2012 at 12:04 PM

And note that most of the people in the pics are white. This is his attempt to win back the people he has dissed for the past four years, to convince them that “economic patriotism” is something other than redistributing their income.

PattyJ on October 25, 2012 at 12:04 PM

He had nothing his first time so why in hell should he have anything for a second term. Who are the imbeciles that believe this charlatan?

rplat on October 25, 2012 at 12:05 PM

If this was a college class, he’d be sanctioned for plagiarism.

First Term Final Grade = Dropped

BobMbx on October 25, 2012 at 12:05 PM

Although I have no sympathy for the man, objectively this is getting sad.

Mason on October 25, 2012 at 12:06 PM

When you have lost the Washington Post….IT’S OVER

txdoc on October 25, 2012 at 12:06 PM

1. Pack.
2. Get the wife and kids together to say their good-byes.
3. Move back to Chicago.
4. Bitch and whine for 40 years.

Flange on October 25, 2012 at 12:07 PM

How is this election even this close?

p0s3r on October 25, 2012 at 12:07 PM

…a LOT MORE golf…and Mooch has been so good the last year…4 years worth of VACATION!

KOOLAID2 on October 25, 2012 at 12:08 PM

I’ll save you the time reading it and summarize his 2-step plan:

Step 1: Kill Bin Laden again
Step 2: Play more golf

VA Jacket on October 25, 2012 at 12:08 PM

Cleavon Little riding into the sunset comes to mind.

Jocundus on October 25, 2012 at 12:08 PM

So, the pamphlet is mostly pretty pictures?

BO has nothing to say, and his campaign knows that the majority of their base can’t read.

Cody1991 on October 25, 2012 at 12:08 PM

Curious. Do low-information voters know less if they don’t read a non-plan than they do if they don’t read a plan?

SailorMark on October 25, 2012 at 12:08 PM

New improved excuses and blame. Whoopee.

NoDonkey on October 25, 2012 at 12:09 PM

Any plan he puts forth is likely to be total BS anyway. WE know what his real agenda is and it’s not one he wants to talk about. Why for example is the EPA holding off on so many major new rules until after the election?

Because Obama is determined to cripple our use of coal and other fossil fuels and force us to use his fantasy green energy. He can’t be honest about that fact and in.

He’s a liar just like all Leftist authoritarian wannabes.

Charlemagne on October 25, 2012 at 12:09 PM

Second term agenda: Bullsh*t

faraway on October 25, 2012 at 12:09 PM

He has even failed at spreading the wealth around. He is just spreading it around.

mwbri on October 25, 2012 at 12:09 PM

No immigration reform

He’ll have more flexibility when the election is over.

For full amnesty.

Rebar on October 25, 2012 at 12:09 PM

Although I have no sympathy for the man, objectively this is getting sad.

Mason on October 25, 2012 at 12:06 PM

It is, and truly he and his supporters deserve it.

thebrokenrattle on October 25, 2012 at 12:09 PM

It should be an honor that we are allowed to gaze upon his glossy image and fine raiment.

BobMbx on October 25, 2012 at 12:10 PM

These Pages Intentionally Left Blank

Tsar of Earth on October 25, 2012 at 12:10 PM

I recall another politician in history had a little book for his plan.

batterup on October 25, 2012 at 12:10 PM

The Tin God is falling apart…

PatriotRider on October 25, 2012 at 12:10 PM

No agenda?

BO is a Bullshi++er!!

Cody1991 on October 25, 2012 at 12:10 PM

Close Guantanamo? Sorry last plan.
Send a few terrorists to trial? Nah.
Golf. Lots
Obey our nation’s laws and the constitution? Not so much.

STL_Vet on October 25, 2012 at 12:11 PM

How is this election even this close?

p0s3r on October 25, 2012 at 12:07 PM

I keep asking myself the same question? I still have no answer.

GeorgieGirl9 on October 25, 2012 at 12:11 PM

These Pages Intentionally Left Blank

Tsar of Earth on October 25, 2012 at 12:10 PM

Heh.

SailorMark on October 25, 2012 at 12:11 PM

I hear he is sending a copy to the Queen of England.

Jabberwock on October 25, 2012 at 12:11 PM

though I have no sympathy for the man, objectively this is getting sad.

Mason on October 25, 2012 at 12:06 PM

He’s becoming almost as bafoonish as Biden. How in the world did these idiots win in 2008?

MobileVideoEngineer on October 25, 2012 at 12:11 PM

He seemed cool and reasonable on Leno last night. Very likeable and sincere. Truthful, even! I had to keep switching back and forth between Leno and Letterman who had BOR on for a “slugfest” which turned out to be mutual tongue bathing.

a capella on October 25, 2012 at 12:12 PM

You have to read it to find out what’s in it… What’s that ?You did read it and there’s nothing in it?

sandee on October 25, 2012 at 12:12 PM

How is this election even this close?

p0s3r on October 25, 2012 at 12:07 PM

It ain’t that close.

cozmo on October 25, 2012 at 12:12 PM

Julia is wiping her a$$ with his plan…that’s where it is dumbo…

PatriotRider on October 25, 2012 at 12:12 PM

How is this election even this close? p0s3r on October 25, 2012 at 12:07 PM

This is not an election, it’s a campaign.

The election won’t be close.

Akzed on October 25, 2012 at 12:13 PM

The “second term agenda”: No immigration reform, no entitlement reform

ROTFLMAO… And NO Ducks in a ROW

SWalker on October 25, 2012 at 12:14 PM

More three letter words.

docflash on October 25, 2012 at 12:14 PM

Quote of the Day

“President Obama has an agenda for his second term. But we have to reelect the president so that you can find out what’s in it.”

- Nancy Pelosi

A note from our attorneys: This is not a real quote

Cody1991 on October 25, 2012 at 12:17 PM

I keep asking myself the same question? I still have no answer.

GeorgieGirl9 on October 25, 2012 at 12:11 PM

I wonder if Nov 6th is going to be Chick-Fil-A day all over again. No one, not even the folks who went, expected the support to be as overwhelming as it was.

batterup on October 25, 2012 at 12:17 PM

More three letter words.

docflash on October 25, 2012 at 12:14 PM

Hmmmm, not sure what you mean, but “I+Me” is not a three letter word…

SWalker on October 25, 2012 at 12:17 PM

The booklet itself is mostly pictures, with no detail on some very familiar campaign pledges … most of which date back to 2008.

Can’t wait until Obama argues this pamphlet was his 2013 budget submission.

STL_Vet on October 25, 2012 at 12:17 PM

Dude, where’s my car plan?

ted c on October 25, 2012 at 12:19 PM

The man has a plan.

In January he’s going to be in Chicago sitting on his porch with Pookie smoking a huge bong.

In between hits he’s going to be shouting incoherently, “Change! Yes we can! Warren Salad Buffet! Corpse Men! God D*mn AmeriKKKa!”

CorporatePiggy on October 25, 2012 at 12:19 PM

Another myth exploded and imploded:Barack Obama ran a masterful campaign in 2008.

Fact: BO has never won an election without disqualifying the strong candidate or running against a weak one.

The mockery of his line to the Rolling Stone deserves all the mockery and scorn it is receiving and then some.

mwbri on October 25, 2012 at 12:20 PM

But it all sounds so good coming from the Con Artist-in-Chief.

You gotta love the irony-squared of the Obama throwing a con artist back in jail because he made a Mohammed video that Obama has to use to excuse his failure to protect the life of our ambassador in Libya.

Dusty on October 25, 2012 at 12:20 PM

No mention of immigration reform?

Mr. President, Univision on line one…

revolutionismyname on October 25, 2012 at 12:21 PM

This is just self-parody.

It’s picture pages….

ted c on October 25, 2012 at 12:21 PM

The second term agenda is to complete the unfinished first term agenda:
.
Destroy the United States.

listens2glenn on October 25, 2012 at 12:22 PM

Odumbo and his campaign released this “plan” just hours after the last debate precisely so he could avoid defending it when challenged by a non-sycophant.

RedCrow on October 25, 2012 at 12:22 PM

How is this election even this close?

because a great number of people are takers from the government.

I will not give a percentage(to avoid boxing myself in)..

Historically even the most lopsided elections are rarely over 54/46

gerrym51 on October 25, 2012 at 12:23 PM

The booklet itself is mostly pictures

I thought that was pretty funny by itsef.

But when you also add in the fact that all of the pictures are pictures of HIM, it’s beyond funny.

Obama says: “It’s taken me four years to figure this out, but here’s my solution to all of America’s problems….” And he holds up a self-portrait.

This will be Obama’s only legacy. He believes, as his wife has publically admitted, that the only good thing about America’s entire history is the fact that Barack Hussein Obama is now President of it. Once he’s voted out, he’ll go on the lecture circuit, bemoaning the end of America’s brief golden age.

logis on October 25, 2012 at 12:23 PM

Its sole purpose is to reveal, finally, that this President ran out of gas intellectually and politically a long time ago — and his picture book illustrates that very well.

this presidency started on empty. It has gone utterly nowhere. Obama has been backing up and down the driveway like Rain Main, the idiot savant, and rocking back and forth repeating that “Dad says I’m a good driver”…..

ted c on October 25, 2012 at 12:24 PM

I wonder if Nov 6th is going to be Chick-Fil-A day all over again. No one, not even the folks who went, expected the support to be as overwhelming as it was.

batterup on October 25, 2012 at 12:17 PM

I don’t wonder at all.

I remember Chick-fil-A day, 2010, 1994 (especially the words of Peter Jennings that night) and 1980.

cozmo on October 25, 2012 at 12:24 PM

How the hell this remains a close election is just way way beyond me!!!

AnnaS on October 25, 2012 at 12:24 PM

“More of the Same” shouldn’t take a whole book to explain.

slickwillie2001 on October 25, 2012 at 12:25 PM

Picture Pages

“Picture Pages, Picture Pages,
Time to get your Picture Pages,
Time to get your crayons and your pencils…

[closing] “You can play with Picture Pages,
FIll your day with Picture Pages,
‘Till Bill Cosby does another Picture Page with you!”

ted c on October 25, 2012 at 12:26 PM

Odumbo and his campaign released this “plan” just hours after the last debate precisely so he could avoid defending it when challenged by a non-sycophant.

RedCrow on October 25, 2012 at 12:22 PM

..I disagree, he just had trouble finding it in time.

:-D

The War Planner on October 25, 2012 at 12:26 PM

Given the level of sophistication and intelligence of his supporters, I was thinking the agenda booklet wasn’t just a lot of pretty pictures but a coloring book as well.

TXUS on October 25, 2012 at 12:26 PM

David Harsanyi also rips the so-called “plan” for its lack of seriousness and coherence:

Nope. That’s not why Obama’s not winning Florida. It’s got nothing to with the plan. The KOS Kids have it all figured out. One commenter said maybe the senior citizens finally noticed that he’s *black*.
And then these two comments followed…

A lot of Florida seniors are assholes! (1+ / 0-)
Many have wealth, or come from a time when blacks, women, gays and minorities knew their place. They’ve got theirs, screw everyone else. They want a government so small it will only take care of their needs.

It sounds awful to say this, but here goes (3+ / 0-)
With every passing election, there are fewer and fewer of those old-timey greedy seniors…

Foreward!

AZgranny on October 25, 2012 at 12:26 PM

*sigh*

Next time I’ll read the ENTIRE post before commenting. Please disregard my Weasel Zippers link.

The War Planner on October 25, 2012 at 12:27 PM

How the hell this remains a close election is just way way beyond me!!!

AnnaS on October 25, 2012 at 12:24 PM

A) The Fifth Column Treasonous Media is lying to you about how close it is.

B) Those few who are responding to the pollsters are lying to the pollsters.

In other words, their is a whole lot of lying going on about this election.

SWalker on October 25, 2012 at 12:28 PM

“More of the Same” shouldn’t take a whole book to explain.

slickwillie2001 on October 25, 2012 at 12:25 PM

“Even Worse!” is a bad campaign slogan. But it is fitting for obambi.

VegasRick on October 25, 2012 at 12:29 PM

According to the president, the best way to grow the middle class outward (whatever that means) is to strive for more menial labor work in an unproductive manufacturing sector. Forward.

Our hope for our children.
/

STL_Vet on October 25, 2012 at 12:29 PM

The Panderer in Chief.

btw- Where can I get an Obamaphone?

FlaMurph on October 25, 2012 at 12:30 PM

Its sole purpose is to reveal, finally, that this President ran out of gas intellectually and politically a long time ago — and his picture book illustrates that very well.

I hope Romney finds an opportunity to use the phrase “picture book” to describe Bammy’s plan soon. It’s perfect.

SailorMark on October 25, 2012 at 12:33 PM

Maybe a little O/T, but with all those “Forward” signs, if we see a “Forward” bumper sticker, could we put another one that says “Not Barackward”?

Steve Z on October 25, 2012 at 12:34 PM

*sigh*

Next time I’ll read the ENTIRE post before commenting. Please disregard my Weasel Zippers link.

The War Planner on October 25, 2012 at 12:27 PM

Lol. I was gonna say…

(On a side note: I watched my (horrible) Lions embarrass themselves on MNF with several Odumbo voters…My head almost exploded.)

RedCrow on October 25, 2012 at 12:34 PM

Wait until the divorce records gets unsealed, Allred will control the agenda.

burrata on October 25, 2012 at 12:35 PM

How is this election even this close?

p0s3r on October 25, 2012 at 12:07 PM

This is what worries me.

This is not an election, it’s a campaign.

The election won’t be close.

Akzed on October 25, 2012 at 12:13 PM

I hope you’re right

Jackalope on October 25, 2012 at 12:35 PM

Where can I get an Obamaphone?

FlaMurph on October 25, 2012 at 12:30 PM

You have to put your hand in Obama’s O-hole to get it… o_O

SWalker on October 25, 2012 at 12:35 PM

Obama’s booklet slipped off his lectern in Tampa. “Where’s my plan? Oh, it dropped. I couldn’t find my plan.” Picks it up and shows crowd.

I would think that if you’d worked studiously on creating a plan (snicker, snicker), you would know what’s in your plan without it being in front of you.

That sums up the Teleprompter President perfectly.

Bitter Clinger on October 25, 2012 at 12:36 PM

You wanna know what Obama’s agenda for a 2nd term really consists of?

A whole lot of THIS!

pilamaye on October 25, 2012 at 12:37 PM

We don’t score speeches or pamphlets for that matter.

Wigglesworth on October 25, 2012 at 12:38 PM

The War Planner on October 25, 2012 at 12:27 PM

PS–I didn’t watch either copy of the video. I get the gist. In the last six months I’ve heard Supreme Leader’s voice for a total of about two minutes–not counting the debates. It’s been nice(r).

RedCrow on October 25, 2012 at 12:38 PM

Obama’s booklet slipped off his lectern in Tampa. “Where’s my plan? Oh, it dropped. I couldn’t find my plan.” Picks it up and shows crowd.

and yet the kool-aid drinkers roar their applause!!

and he’s only how many points behind?

PappyD61 on October 25, 2012 at 12:39 PM

I would think that if you’d worked studiously on creating a plan (snicker, snicker), you would know what’s in your plan without it being in front of you.

Bitter Clinger on October 25, 2012 at 12:36 PM

To sum up what Ed wrote above, it’s actually a prop.

RedCrow on October 25, 2012 at 12:39 PM

El rushbo talking about this now

cmsinaz on October 25, 2012 at 12:39 PM

Maybe a little O/T, but with all those “Forward” signs, if we see a “Forward” bumper sticker, could we put another one that says “Not Barackward”?

Steve Z on October 25, 2012 at 12:34 PM

Or if we see a Forward bumper sticker, floor it and rear-end the person. When the police come say “The person’s car told me to go forward”.

MobileVideoEngineer on October 25, 2012 at 12:40 PM

“Where’s my plan? Oh, it dropped. I couldn’t find my plan.” Picks it up and shows crowd.

Not I dropped it, it dropped.

He cannot accept blame for anything.

D-fusit on October 25, 2012 at 12:41 PM

Even the most cursory review reveals the plan to be just a bunch of glossy, flattering photos of President Obama,

That is Obama’s second-term agenda: more glossy, flattering photos of Obama!

Narcissism on steroids.

AZCoyote on October 25, 2012 at 12:42 PM

How is this election even this close?

p0s3r on October 25, 2012 at 12:07 PM

THIS X *1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000.

*1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000
(the new 2nd term Obama currency, a Obamillion dollar bill).

PappyD61 on October 25, 2012 at 12:43 PM

1. Pack.
2. Get the wife and kids together to say their good-byes.
3. Move back to Chicago. palatial estate in Hawaii.
4. Bitch and whine for 40 years.

Flange on October 25, 2012 at 12:07 PM

..FIFY.

The War Planner on October 25, 2012 at 12:44 PM

It’s space is mostly taken up with photos of Obooba.

Imagine that.

Akzed on October 25, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Mirror, mirror on the wall… :)…heh, now he doesn’t need one anymore, he can open his own brochure :)…

jimver on October 25, 2012 at 12:46 PM

See, he shoulda put it in a binder.

ziggyville on October 25, 2012 at 12:47 PM

His plan is thinner than he is. Talk about no there there.

Kissmygrits on October 25, 2012 at 12:49 PM

RedCrow on October 25, 2012 at 12:38 PM

..romeo oscar golf. It’s why I don’t mind this assshole moving to Hawaii. He will be 2,500 miles from SoCal and another 2,000 mile from you(?) so anything he says will — hopefully — only appear in the back pages of the Honolulu Star Advertiser after a few years.

The War Planner on October 25, 2012 at 12:49 PM

I wish I had the talent to remove the photographs and have just the text showing, and then arrange it so that it reveals the entire text take up about, what 2-3 pages, leaving all of the blank pages in. I think Team R&R should do this and hold it up to expose it for what it really is.

D-fusit on October 25, 2012 at 12:53 PM

..as a tangential subscript and as long as we’re on the subject of b.u.l.l.s.h.i.t., didn’t someone debug one of his recent ads as saying he started counting his 4+ million jobs created in 2011..or something?

Of course, with this Crapweasel, this sort of analysis has become a cottage industry.

The War Planner on October 25, 2012 at 12:53 PM

Well at least he’s honest–He ain’t planning on passing immigration reform–so he don’t list it. BUUUT–he’ll tell them a big lie and ignore it for his second term. His real second term plan is to destroy our country with his EPA, business restrictions, Executive orders and his well armed civil defense force he will roll oput before Dec. 31, 2012. Lame Stream Media will aid in this destruction. Vote Romney, work hard save our country!

Herb on October 25, 2012 at 12:54 PM

With the publication of this awe-inspiring Jobs Picture Booklet, perhaps the President can now win a Nobel in Economics to go along with his Noble Peace Prize.

juanito on October 25, 2012 at 1:02 PM

I wish I had the talent to remove the photographs and have just the text showing, and then arrange it so that it reveals the entire text take up about, what 2-3 pages, leaving all of the blank pages in. I think Team R&R should do this and hold it up to expose it for what it really is.

D-fusit on October 25, 2012 at 12:53 PM

..just did it for you; knock yourself out!

The War Planner on October 25, 2012 at 1:03 PM

didn’t someone debug one of his recent ads as saying he started counting his 4+ million jobs created in 2011..or something?

The War Planner on October 25, 2012 at 12:53 PM

Lol–”debug”.

Yes, the equation goes something like this:
(LibMath + LibMemory) ^ LibStupid = OdumboIsAwesome

RedCrow on October 25, 2012 at 1:07 PM

What is troubling is he has this pamphlet on how he is going to create jobs and pay down the debt. Well Odumbo implement it now. Why wait until the election. people are hurting NOW. Why because it’s a fraud!

rjoco1 on October 25, 2012 at 1:07 PM

RedCrow on October 25, 2012 at 12:38 PM

..romeo oscar golf. It’s why I don’t mind this assshole moving to Hawaii. He will be 2,500 miles from SoCal and another 2,000 mile from you(?) so anything he says will — hopefully — only appear in the back pages of the Honolulu Star Advertiser after a few years.

The War Planner on October 25, 2012 at 12:49 PM

And possibly in tourism brochures…Hundreds of millions of tourists will flock to hawaii to see The Won, the Dalai Lama of Oahu…Ermahgerd, no, I just had a horrible vision, Oahu tipping over and capsizing as a result :) ….

jimver on October 25, 2012 at 1:09 PM

So, he leaves out immigration reform and entitlement reform? I can understand the latter (what kind of pix would illustrate that?), but to miss the opportunity to cover the page with “dreamers”? Must be a case of Romnesia!

Upstreamer on October 25, 2012 at 1:13 PM

remember when Obama rolled out an energy plan on his website earlier in the year?

they had to walk it back, when someone pointed out that their was no pie slice mention for coal

immigration reform same things

I just sent Romney this article

will play well in Colorado and Nevada

audiotom on October 25, 2012 at 1:16 PM

Nor is there a single mention of entitlement reform:

That’s because he’s suffering from at least stage three Obamnesia.

He doesn’t remember what he said less than 4 years ago:

Now, I want to be very clear: while we are making important progress toward fiscal responsibility this year, in this budget—this is just the beginning. In the coming years, we will be forced to make more tough choices and do much more to address our long-term challenges, from the rising cost of health care—the most pressing fiscal challenge we face—to the long-term solvency of Social Security.

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT
AT OPENING OF FISCAL RESPONSIBILITY SUMMIT

1:03 P.M. EST
February 23, 2009

ITguy on October 25, 2012 at 1:16 PM

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