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  •  Keep believing that until your checks stop coming (6+ / 0-)

    I see him as a Trojan Horse.
    He's proposing what no republican could ever propose.

    I belong to the Honey Badger Wing of the Democratic Party. We're mad as hell and we're not going to take it anymore. Have you seen our videos?

    by Cassandra77 on Fri Apr 12, 2013 at 06:36:08 AM PDT

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    •  Its true he is proposing what no Republican could (0+ / 0-)

      Personally I don't see anything the Republicans have ever proposed, or are proposing or ever will propose as a good thing so I'm happy to see Obama taking a different course.

      I'm not a believer, but I do have expectations that what I have seen in the past and what is going on now is likely to continue for some time into the future.

      When I look at Obama in turn of my expectations for him I see three possibilities.

      First there are the DRONES. This category includes the Obama administrations continuation of all the good works of the Bush administration to include, the Patriot Act, GITMO, FISA, the use of mercenaries and other countries to facilitate our kidnapping, torture and murder to include the indefinite detention of American citizens and their assassination, and oh yeah the deportations of immigrants and the arrests of pot smokers.

      Second there are THE POOL HALL HUSTLEs. This category includes everything Obama has gotten passed from Lily Leadbetter, START, ARRA, the affordable care act to taking out Osama Bin Ladin, leading from behind in Libya, and aiding and abetting Elizabeth Warren, not to mention all the places where he caved to Republicans and then it turned out that no wait, he got a much better deal than we thought.

      Finally there is CHRISTMAS FUTURE. this category includes things yet to be such as Affordable Care, Marriage Equality, DADT, DOMA, Immigration reform, gun control, delaying the Keystone pipeline, and chained CPI (the Trojan Horse) all the things which having begun to make some of the smarter Republicans abandon their lost cause and come over into the light once were.

      Live Free or Die --- Investigate, Incarcerate

      by rktect on Fri Apr 12, 2013 at 10:12:01 AM PDT

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