Quotes of the day

posted at 10:51 pm on January 16, 2013 by Allahpundit

Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus wasted no time in attacking President Obama’s new gun control proposals.

“President Obama’s series of gun control measures amount to an executive power grab that may please his political base but will not solve the problems at hand. He paid lip service to our fundamental constitutional rights, but took actions that disregard the 2nd Amendment and the legislative process,” Priebus said, attacking Obama for including executive orders as part of the response.

***

Far from acting as if his work was now done, the president made clear that he is fully invested in seeing his agenda realized — and fully prepared to lead a national movement to loosen the grip of resignation and cynicism in the face of brutality and carnage…

Most heartening of all was the tone the president took. He did not cast himself as an evenhanded umpire far above the fray, handing down ideas that all people of good will would inevitably accept. He acknowledged that the battle ahead would be difficult. He predicted he would have to fight the lie that his plan constituted “a tyrannical assault on liberty.” And he sought to mobilize a new effort to counteract the entrenched power of those who have dictated submissiveness in the face of bloodshed.

“Enough,” Obama declared, insisting that change would come only “if the American people demand it.”

***

It’s the second time in just the past 72 hours where Obama has chosen to ask for everything he wants and leave little (initial) room for compromise. The first time came Monday when the President sought to seize the rhetorical high ground from Republicans by casting the raising of the debt ceiling as something on which he refused to negotiate under any circumstances.

That approach is a marked change from Obama’s negotiating position in past legislative fights in which, Democrats often complained, he negotiated with himself — starting with an initial offer somewhere close to where he wanted to end up and then watched as Republicans pulled him further and further to the ideological right before the deal was done…

His base will love it. Republicans will hate it. The question now is whether it will work to get something done.

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Rapidly accelerating a process that began during his campaign, Obama since November has confidently picked fights with Republicans—and challenged the most conservative members of his own party—on a broad range of foreign-policy and domestic social issues. Besides gun control these include immigration, the pace of withdrawal from Afghanistan and the nomination of Republican senator Chuck Hagel as Defense secretary, a red flag for the GOP’s neo-conservative wing.

Obama in effect is answering a question that liberal political thinkers have asked since the 1970s: how would the Democratic Party behave if it could diminish its dependence on conservative white voters? His forceful moves on all these controversial fronts represent a calculated gamble that the evolution of the US electorate has reached a critical tipping point…

On all of these issues, the president is simply “following his coalition,” said Neera Tanden, president of the Center for American Progress, now perhaps the leading liberal group in Washington. “The point I make, in my role [of talking to] the whole coalition, is there’s the possibility of a progressive [electoral] majority that sustains a lot of good things for everybody in it, but we have to deliver [for our voters].”

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“The NRA is continually trumpeting [that] they increased their membership by ‘x’ amount in this month,” Gibbs said on Morning Joe today. “The president has the most exciting campaign apparatus ever built. It’s time to turn that loose. It’s time to turn that loose for something more than just an election. If the NRA’s got a list, then Obama for America has a bigger list and it is time to get activated again.”…

Gibbs thinks the Obama campaign can bury the NRA. “This list will get active and it will do things if the person in charge of this list asks them to do so,” he said, suggesting that Obama campaign volunteers should “get on that old pair of shoes that they knocked on doors with and get out there and do something.”

***

You may agree 100 percent with the president’s position on gun control, but his stagey histrionics, his endless reliance upon human props, his cheap sloganeering, his emotionally driven hectoring: all of that bespeaks a very deep contempt for his audience, which is the American people. If he really believes that surrounding himself with adorable little tots is a substitute for substantive arguments for well-thought-out policy proposals, he thinks that the people — you people — are a bunch of rubes. Unhappily, 51 percent of the American people are happy to endorse his low view of them. There is something peculiar to political enthusiasts, a phenomenon I observed at both conventions this year: People in political audiences know that they are being manipulated, cynically and professionally — and they enjoy it. Obama’s admirers look up to him because he looks down on them, not in spite of the fact. There is something more at play than the mere admiration of stagecraft…

The magic of theater is that is has the power to overwhelm thought: For a moment, you forget that you are watching actors reciting lines that they have memorized and making scripted movements, and you are taken into the world of the play. Obama’s politics of histrionics — the little children, the Sandra Flukes, the imperial stage dressing — also is conceived with the goal of overwhelming thought. That tells you something about the president and what he stands for. The continued success of this traveling medicine show of a presidency tells you something about the American people.

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House Republicans have backed themselves into an awkward place on the debt ceiling: unwilling to vote to lift it, but equally unwilling to take the blame for not lifting it. They’ve been looking for an escape from the dilemma. In 2011 Obama cut them a face-saving deal. This time, he’s insisted, no deal. His White House has rejected every brain wave that might de-escalate the confrontation, including the notorious “trillion-dollar coin” concept. His strategy—as he said at his Jan. 14 press conference—has been to reduce the Republicans’ options to a stark binary pair: “They can act responsibly and pay America’s bills or they can act irresponsibly and put America through another economic crisis.” Or, in other words: They can blow up the credit of the United States—or they can yield. That’s the choice, there’s nothing else on the menu.

Facing that stark choice, Republicans in Congress and the country have indicated to the party base that they will probably have to yield. The president has insisted, however, that Republicans will receive nothing in return for yielding…

A government shutdown would end disastrously for the congressional GOP. Which is precisely why Obama is goading the Republicans to do it. In the words of Club for Growth president Chris Chocola: “They [Republican House members] think this is the only way to get Obama’s attention.” That, of course, is just what President Obama wants them to think—so they’ll do just what President Obama wants them to do. What he wants is not a deal—not anymore, or anyway, not now. What he wants is a reckless Republican overreach, leading to public outrage, leading to a Republican rout. The president has been often quoted as saying he wants to “break the fever.” Translated into plainer English: he wants to break his opponents.

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22044 on January 17, 2013 at 12:32 AM

Good evening, ’44! Very nice to see you this evening! :)

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 12:40 AM

you old-testament savages don’t deserve this brilliant, brave President we have. It only heartens me to know how much America hates your kind and showed it by rejecting you in November.

DBear on January 16, 2013 at 11:38 PM

Something I posted earlier on another thread, but it seems relevant to DoucheBear…

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Seriously, my fellow HotAirians… why do you engage statist idiots like SesquiPudpuller and RubberDick? They only advocate for citizen disarmament because they know THEY will not have to knock on my door to relieve me of my weapons. They are cowardly shills for wannabe tyrants… the same people that slammed the doors on ovens and turned the spades on mass graves in bygone days.

Forget the Constitution. Forget the Bill of Rights. I don’t need them. My right to defend my family is God-given, and I do not ask permission from petty dictators and bureaucrats to do so. If the gun had never been invented, I would own a sword or an axe or a stout oaken club.

NON-NEGOTIABLE.

I WILL NOT DISARM.

PointnClick on January 17, 2013 at 12:41 AM

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 12:38 AM

Good evening, Schadenfreude! Wonderful to see you this evening. :)

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 12:41 AM

Someone informed me that lol (spelled out in small letters…)

looks like an emoticon for a drowning man.

22044 on January 17, 2013 at 12:34 AM

I find that extremely interesting…

Anti-Control on January 17, 2013 at 12:41 AM

Good night all…

God Bless…

Scrumpy on January 17, 2013 at 12:42 AM

Bonsoir mes amis

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 12:43 AM

22044 on January 17, 2013 at 12:34 AM

And sometimes…. and ink blot (Rorschach test)… is just an ink blot. lol! :)

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 12:43 AM

Good Night Scrumpy, Pleasant Dreams.

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 12:43 AM

you old-testament savages don’t deserve this brilliant, brave President we have. It only heartens me to know how much America hates your kind and showed it by rejecting you in November.

DBear on January 16, 2013 at 11:38 PM

lol little fella. Enjoy your happiness while you can. Did you ever find a job? No not giving them, a real job.

arnold ziffel on January 17, 2013 at 12:44 AM

I find that extremely interesting…

Anti-Control on January 17, 2013 at 12:41 AM

really?

Tim_CA on January 17, 2013 at 12:44 AM

Have a blessed night Scrumpy :)

22044 on January 17, 2013 at 12:45 AM

Evening Jackie

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 12:45 AM

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 12:43 AM

:)
Trying your tunes, good stuff!

22044 on January 17, 2013 at 12:45 AM

Scrumpy on January 17, 2013 at 12:42 AM

Goodnight, Scrumpy! I hope you and Tigger are well. ( By the way, it was just a film… I get what you meant.:)) See you soon. Sleep well, my spritely friend. :)

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 12:46 AM

And sometimes…. and ink blot (Rorschach test)… is just an ink blot. lol! :)

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 12:43 AM

lol :)

really?

Tim_CA on January 17, 2013 at 12:44 AM

Tim, think about whom you’re asking! :)

Anti-Control on January 17, 2013 at 12:46 AM

22044 on January 17, 2013 at 12:45 AM

I’m glad you gave them a try. Dyens is a great guitarist. :)

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 12:48 AM

Deserve’s got nothing to do with it.

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 12:48 AM

Anti-Control on January 17, 2013 at 12:46 AM

I beg your pardon?

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 12:49 AM

you old-testament savages don’t deserve this brilliant, brave President we have. It only heartens me to know how much America hates your kind and showed it by rejecting you in November.

DBear on January 16, 2013 at 11:38 PM

DBear is my favourite poster.

BoxHead1 on January 17, 2013 at 12:49 AM

I beg your pardon?

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 12:49 AM

I am not sure what you are asking me about.

Anti-Control on January 17, 2013 at 12:51 AM

Anti-Control on January 17, 2013 at 12:51 AM

Gee… in that case… look who I’m asking.

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 12:52 AM

DBear is my favourite poster.

BoxHead1 on January 17, 2013 at 12:49 AM

Isn’t that a bit like liking VD?

viking01 on January 17, 2013 at 12:53 AM

DBear is my favourite poster.
BoxHead1 on January 17, 2013 at 12:49 AM

Don’t you mean favorite poseur?

LegendHasIt on January 17, 2013 at 12:54 AM

It’s just a format issue.

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 12:54 AM

DBear is my favourite poster.

BoxHead1 on January 17, 2013 at 12:49 AM

That’s a hard one. Depends on which day. Sometimes I squeeze off a Dbear, other days it’s a sequipedalian, lostmotherland, or libfreetard.

arnold ziffel on January 17, 2013 at 12:54 AM

Gee… in that case… look who I’m asking.

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 12:52 AM

I still don’t know what you are getting at. :)

Anti-Control on January 17, 2013 at 12:55 AM

Re DBear, one post and s/he ran off. Brilliant & brave, no doubt.

22044 on January 17, 2013 at 12:56 AM

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 12:54 AM

Well then… no harm no foul. :)

What marvelous things are you whipping up in your shop these days, B?

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 12:56 AM

Quick Pop in Peeps,er,a Drive-By-Posty..(sarc)

Nite Everyone:)

****Idiot-Moron Alert***********

Yes Piers Morgan Strikes again!!
================================

Dana Loesch and Scottie Hughes goes rounds with Piers Morgan
on January 16th, 2013
*********************

Piers Morgan continually tried to get Dana Loesch and Scottie Hughes to say they

had a right to a tank,

trying to use an extreme example to make both of them look extreme. And in response Loesch continually said the 2nd amendment protects our right to bear firearms

– and if a tank is a considered a firearm then sure.

Obviously it’s not, but what Morgan was trying to do was to make her admit that she’s ‘interpreting’ the Constitution to make his point that if you don’t need a tank, then why do you need an AR-15 or something.

And it went on from there. Dana even tried to explain to Piers a thing or two about ‘assault rifles’ – or rather why they aren’t assault rifles but Piers just kept wondering why she ‘needs’ something that can shoot 100 bullets in a minute.

All in all Dana Loesch and Scottie Hughes stood their ground as Piers tried to bully them through the whole interview.

Watch the the full interview below:
===================================

http://www.therightscoop.com/dana-loesch-and-scottie-hughes-goes-rounds-with-piers-morgan/

https://twitter.com/DLoesch

canopfor on January 17, 2013 at 12:56 AM

old testament savages would be an excellent band name.

tom daschle concerned on January 17, 2013 at 12:58 AM

High Water Everywhere – Bonamassa

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 12:59 AM

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 12:56 AM

Sorry to report, no shop time. Too busy. : (

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 12:59 AM

old testament savages would be an excellent band name.

tom daschle concerned on January 17, 2013 at 12:58 AM

Lol!

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 12:59 AM

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 12:59 AM

That IS a shame. You’re very talented and creative. I hope that at least work is going very well. :)

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 1:00 AM

His posts are short and stupid. I love them short and stupid.

BoxHead1 on January 17, 2013 at 1:00 AM

Looks like a man drowning you say.

lol

lol

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 1:00 AM

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 1:00 AM

Yes, I am covered up with it right now. I have a few things more on my plate then I should. At least with my work I have flexibility to do as I wish for the most part. ; )

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 1:03 AM

Does kinda look like a person calling out for help from drowning. SparkPlug could tell us for sure.

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 1:04 AM

Evenin’- Moore

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 1:06 AM

arnold ziffel on January 17, 2013 at 12:54 AM

The lost one does fancy himself quite the ditch digger.

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 1:06 AM

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 1:03 AM

I understand. You mentioned recently that it would still be some time before you were completely caught up. I hope it goes smoothly for you. :)

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 1:07 AM

Well, best get some shut eye.


Good Night All
.

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 1:11 AM

Parisienne Walkways – Moore

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 1:12 AM

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 1:11 AM

Goodnight, B. Sleep well. :)

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 1:12 AM

Bmore on January 17, 2013 at 1:06 AM

Good to see you back Mr.B.
You enjoying the revoltin developments on the political front? Every morning I wake up to see what good news is up.

arnold ziffel on January 17, 2013 at 1:13 AM

I am of Scottish and Irish descent, pardon my Celtic grammar, but Cromwell can rot in hell.

SWalker on January 17, 2013 at 12:16 AM

Amen. I’m not a fan of Charles II’s mum, Queen Henrietta Maria, but love it that she had him dig up Cromwell’s corpse and decapitate him. lolz.

Resist We Much on January 17, 2013 at 12:20 AM

On behalf of my Scottish and Irish ancestors I do take considerable pleasure knowing that Cromwell died a horribly painful lingering death due to peritonitis.

SWalker on January 17, 2013 at 1:13 AM

Aged & Mellow

novaculus on January 17, 2013 at 1:14 AM

Facing that stark choice, Republicans in Congress and the country have indicated to the party base that they will probably have to yield

So again it’s…

but Next Time By God….We’ll have ‘em by the throat! THAT’s Where we make our stand!

It’s tedious. You’re cred is long gone.
Go back to surrendering…we’ll handle you next time you’re up for reelect – while you’re pretending to be “conservative” to keep your job (assuming it hasn’t already been eliminated through “Executive Order” by then).

can’t read any more of these QOTD’s for a while.

Tim_CA on January 17, 2013 at 1:16 AM

Good night folks.

KCB on January 17, 2013 at 1:16 AM

novaculus on January 17, 2013 at 1:14 AM

How cool is that! Good evening, Nova! Great to see you. :)

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 1:17 AM

KCB on January 17, 2013 at 1:16 AM

Goodnight, Ken. See you soon. Sleep well. :)

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 1:18 AM

DBear is my favourite poster.

BoxHead1 on January 17, 2013 at 12:49 AM

Legend nailed you and “favourite” gives you away.

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 1:20 AM

As The Years Go Passing By – Moore

I bid you goodnight, too. See you soon.

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 1:21 AM

The president has been often quoted as saying he wants to “break the fever.” Translated into plainer English: he wants to break exterminate his opponents.

Corrected.

Myron Falwell on January 17, 2013 at 1:21 AM

Good evenin’, all.

thatsafactjack on January 17, 2013 at 1:17 AM

She was probably all of 17 when she recorded that. And she undoubtedly knew how she liked her whiskey by then.

Good to see you too. I always enjoy stopping by and sampling the topics of the day and the tunes.

I Ain’t Good Looking/Lover Man

novaculus on January 17, 2013 at 1:27 AM

So again it’s…

but Next Time By God….We’ll have ‘em by the throat! THAT’s Where we make our stand!

It’s tedious. You’re cred is long gone.
Go back to surrendering…we’ll handle you next time you’re up for reelect – while you’re pretending to be “conservative” to keep your job (assuming it hasn’t already been eliminated through “Executive Order” by then).

can’t read any more of these QOTD’s for a while.

Tim_CA on January 17, 2013 at 1:16 AM

It’s difficult to put into words just how lame Boehner and those who still support him are.

Anti-Control on January 17, 2013 at 1:27 AM

I’m looking for an app that can remind myself to tell me where I am.

Anyone got a link?

SparkPlug on January 17, 2013 at 1:29 AM

Good evenin’, all.

novaculus on January 17, 2013 at 1:27 AM

Good evening, novaculus.

Anti-Control on January 17, 2013 at 1:30 AM

I missed all the fun again. Being a Hollywood stunt man requires dedication and long hours.

SparkPlug on January 17, 2013 at 1:31 AM

Anyone got a link?

SparkPlug on January 17, 2013 at 1:29 AM

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 1:33 AM

Anyone got a link?

SparkPlug on January 17, 2013 at 1:29 AM

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 1:33 AM

lol

I guess I’m drowning now? :)

Anti-Control on January 17, 2013 at 1:35 AM

Schadenfreude on January 17, 2013 at 1:33 AM

Ok at first I didn’t get the joke but then it hit me.

The link told me where I am. ROTF. (:

SparkPlug on January 17, 2013 at 1:36 AM

I have a question for the folks who repeatedly find reasons why the leverage point at hand should not be exploited.

Obama and the Democrats will not stop borrowing, taxing, and spending to buy votes until they collapse the economy and bankrupt the country.

If not now, when? When do we make a stand?

There is no good time to make this fight, because only looming disaster provides leverage. That is not our choice, that is Obama’s choice, and Harry Reid’s.

Time to stand and fight. There is no reason for any further delay.

novaculus on January 17, 2013 at 1:40 AM

I Don’t Want To Do Wrong

novaculus on January 17, 2013 at 1:44 AM

Guess which political party produced these tenants?

1) We ask that the government undertake the obligation above all of providing citizens with adequate opportunity for employment and earning a living.

2) The activities of the individual must not be allowed to clash with the interests of the community, but must take place within its confines and be for the good of all. Therefore, we demand: … an end to the power of the financial interests.

3) We demand profit sharing in big business.

4) We demand a broad extension of care for the aged.

5) We demand … the greatest possible consideration of small business in the purchases of the national, state, and municipal governments.

6) In order to make possible every capable and industrious (citizen) the attainment of higher education and thus the achievement of a post of leadership, the government must provide an all-around enlargement of our entire system of public education. … We demand the education at government expense of gifted children of poor parents. …

7) The government must undertake the improvement of public health — by protecting mother and child, by prohibiting child labor … by the greatest possible support for all clubs concerned with the physical education of youth.

8) (We) combat the … materialistic spirit within and without us, and are convinced that a permanent recovery of our people can only proceed from within on the foundation of The Common Good Before The Individual Good.

If you said the democrat party, you are wrong, but you are close.

VorDaj on January 17, 2013 at 1:58 AM

Gibbs thinks the Obama campaign can bury the NRA. “This list will get active and it will do things if the person in charge of this list asks them to do so,” he said, suggesting that Obama campaign volunteers should “get on that old pair of shoes that they knocked on doors with and get out there and do something.”

Yes, put on your boots, libs, and go pound on all of your neighbors doors, tell them they aught to be ashamed of themselves and demand that they turn over all of their guns! You’ll be soooo popular! LOL!

FloatingRock on January 17, 2013 at 2:02 AM

They can blow up the credit of the United States—or they can yield. That’s the choice, there’s nothing else on the menu.

Facing that stark choice, Republicans in Congress and the country have indicated to the party base that they will probably have to yield.

Unfortunately for the American people, especially younger ones and those yet unborn, that isn’t even an accurate representation of the choice. When people have too much debt and are suffering the best thing they can do is to stop applying for more credit cards. Obama is nothing but a con man and the Republicans are either absolutely, totally incompetent or else they are in on the con.

FloatingRock on January 17, 2013 at 2:11 AM

Yes, put on your boots, libs, and go pound on all of your neighbors doors, tell them they aught to be ashamed of themselves and demand that they turn over all of their guns! You’ll be soooo popular! LOL!

FloatingRock on January 17, 2013 at 2:02 AM

It would be highly entertaining to see them try – I encourage them to do so! :)

Anti-Control on January 17, 2013 at 2:12 AM

It would be highly entertaining to see them try – I encourage them to do so! :)

Anti-Control on January 17, 2013 at 2:12 AM

Eh, the cowards won’t raise a finger. They will be relying on Mr Security Agent to do the work for them.

AZ_Redneck on January 17, 2013 at 2:36 AM

lsm just think it was awesome that dear leadcer surrounded himself with kids during his campaign rally yesterday

prediction….morning joe will continue their nra ad rant and praise dear leader on his ‘COMMON SENSE’ executive orders….nevermind the outrage if a gop president did this….

man how i hate the media….

cmsinaz on January 17, 2013 at 5:33 AM

andrea mitchell is an idiot…

children of presidents should not be a part of politics (unless they are gop kids)

what a crock….renalin and naturally curly, let me know how it goes this am….

———-
gop has leverage???? puhleeze…..
the ‘its my way or the highway’ in chief thinks hes all that plus a bag of chips…and the squish gop will just cave…

cmsinaz on January 17, 2013 at 5:37 AM

cmsinaz on January 17, 2013 at 5:37 AM

the gop has been in lockstep with the democrats for the past 4 years.
we are getting our butts kicked everyday, and they don’t even have the courage to fight back.
the battle is too lopsided. it’s no fun to watch.

going to be a nice today, before the cold comes in. do some work. then go out on the ol’ kayak.

renalin on January 17, 2013 at 5:52 AM

renalin on January 17, 2013 at 5:52 AM

good point

have fun :)

cmsinaz on January 17, 2013 at 5:59 AM

Where you have the most armed citizens in America, you have the lowest violent crime rate. Where you have the worst gun control, you have the highest crime rate.

Ted Nugent

My take.

kingsjester on January 17, 2013 at 6:41 AM

kingsjester on January 17, 2013 at 6:41 AM

spot on KJ….spot on

thank you

cmsinaz on January 17, 2013 at 6:48 AM

cmsinaz on January 17, 2013 at 6:48 AM

Thank you, ma’am!

kingsjester on January 17, 2013 at 6:51 AM

breaking news: 20 hostages escape captors

cmsinaz on January 17, 2013 at 6:53 AM

My biggest problem with guns is why liberals can’t figure out the meaning of the simple line, “You are NOT getting my guns.”

Liam on January 17, 2013 at 7:03 AM

Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus wasted no time in attacking President Obama’s new gun control proposals.

Fast and Furious!

The same President who sat up there surrounded by children was the same one who smuggled guns into Mexico with the intent to increase crimes and murder.

Isn’t this relevant right now?

How many have died by the guns this administration illegally smuggled into Mexico to drug lords?

JellyToast on January 17, 2013 at 7:09 AM

My oh MY! How quickly Emperor Øligula forgets:

Obama’s Civil Defense Corps Obama’s Alternative to the the US ARMY
09.02.09

http://voices.yahoo.com/obamas-civil-defense-corps-4172385.html

That poseur has yet to keep ONE “promise” he has made, not only as a sleazy, lying, unqualified candidate, but as a U.S. Senator, and POTUS … Except of course that “energy rates will necessarily skyrocket”. (you aint seen nothin’ yet in that arena)

Sadly, the references to Fascism, i.e., Ernst Röhm, Benito Mussolini, Nicolae Ceaușescu, etc. (read a book) does NOT refer to the NRA – as some of us know what happened to those Fascists, but most Americans have no idea who they were. It refers to the despotic manner in which the man-child in mom-jeans “leads” the country.
No retreat, NO peace.
~(Ä)~

Karl Magnus on January 17, 2013 at 7:13 AM

Boggles the mind Liam

cmsinaz on January 17, 2013 at 7:14 AM

+1 jelly toast

Hypocrite

cmsinaz on January 17, 2013 at 7:15 AM

Boggles the mind Liam

cmsinaz on January 17, 2013 at 7:14 AM

I’m more stubborn than liberals, plus I have what I need to back it up. They may well get me in the end, but at least one of them is going with me.

Liam on January 17, 2013 at 7:19 AM

Go Liam go

:)

cmsinaz on January 17, 2013 at 7:24 AM

republicans will destroy the REPUBLICAN Party!

Not any Democrat.

RINOS/Moderates/ Ruling Class Beltway big gov loving Closet Progressives to be exact.

Want a small list of names?

Bush 41, James Baker, Alan Simpson, Karl Rove, Bush 43, Dana Perino, Joe Scarborough, Bill Bennett, bob Dole, Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan, Marco Rubio, Jeb Bush, Kelly Ayotte, John Kasich, and the current gop leadership in Congress.

PappyD61 on January 17, 2013 at 7:27 AM

I have an online petition to the president to award the Presidential Medal of Freedom to each of the six adults who died protecting the children at Sandy Hook on Dec. 14. I need 100,000 signatures by Feb. 15 to get a response from the President.

The petition is without any politics or partisanship, and I need help not only with signatures but also others knowing the petition exists. Can everyone please help?

https://petitions.whitehouse.gov/petition/award-presidential-medal-freedom/BGl9B6Sj?utm_source=wh.gov&utm_medium=shorturl&utm_campaign=shorturl

Liam on January 17, 2013 at 7:48 AM

breaking news: 20 hostages escape captors

cmsinaz on January 17, 2013 at 6:53 AM

Obviously, they learned something from Benghazi. Don’t wait around for this administration to come to your rescue. Good for them.

Night Owl on January 17, 2013 at 7:50 AM

Tru dat NO

cmsinaz on January 17, 2013 at 7:54 AM

Liam on January 17, 2013 at 7:48 AM

what decent person would want a medal given by this president?

renalin on January 17, 2013 at 7:58 AM

what decent person would want a medal given by this president?

renalin on January 17, 2013 at 7:58 AM

I would outright refuse to participate in the ceremony.

MelonCollie on January 17, 2013 at 8:36 AM

Kevin O. Williamson hits it out of the park with “Doc Obama’s Traveling Sideshow.” It’s theater and campaigning 24/7 with the Con Man in Chief.

onlineanalyst on January 17, 2013 at 8:40 AM

Liam on January 17, 2013 at 7:48 AM

…Y O U…!!!…are a good person!

KOOLAID2 on January 17, 2013 at 9:50 AM

Liam on January 17, 2013 at 7:48 AM

OK. That’s all I got.

But I also lit the beacons. I’m not sure if anyone is going to pick it up, but they know about it. Someone might. *rubs fingers*

Axe on January 17, 2013 at 5:01 PM

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