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Old Oct 10, 2012, 04:13 AM
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IMHO, the economic debate SHOULD have been Obamas strongest showing. I'd hate to to be him having to debate on foreign policy right now. None of the crap that the DNC puts into commercials can be brought up in face to face debate with Romney. Like the tax break for sending jobs overseas comment, they would go down in flames just as fast.

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Just a wee bit

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Old Oct 10, 2012, 04:16 AM
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I think most of the conservatives will agree with me, that a moderate is still far superior to an extreme left wing liberal that we have now. We just can't take another four years of this disaster. Now he may be taking the country in the direction that YOU want him to, but it sure isn't the direction that the conservatives want to go.


This is not an accurate (nor even close) descriptor - the level of ignorance displayed here describing the political spectrum is truly staggering!

Even France's socialist leader today could not by any stretch, be described as 'extreme left wing' so to describe an American President (ANY.......) as such is fatuous!
Old Oct 10, 2012, 03:29 PM
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"Well, two things. I mean, you know, the debate, I think it’s fair to say I was just too polite, because, you know, it’s hard to sometimes just keep on saying and what you’re saying isn’t true,"

"It gets repetitive. But, you know, the good news is, is that’s just the first one. Governor Romney put forward a whole bunch of stuff that either involved him running away from positions that he had taken, or doubling down on things like Medicare vouchers that are going to hurt him long term."
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Old Oct 10, 2012, 05:46 PM
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I'll show you where I got it from. Here is one site of many that I have looked at since he started begging for the Presidency. Now I know if you are far enough to the left, then anybody else is to the right of you, at least a moderate.

http://firstread.nbcnews.com/_news/2...l-senator?lite
FDR is without a doubt the most liberal president we have had in recent history IMO, and to claim Obama is more liberal than FDR is laughable. Obama if anything is trying to preserve what FDR started ie the New Deal and it's work and social programs.
Old Oct 10, 2012, 05:49 PM
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So, since he's trying to preserve what FDR started, how can you say he's not as liberal?
Old Oct 10, 2012, 06:42 PM
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So, since he's trying to preserve what FDR started, how can you say he's not as liberal?
Mikefast seems to believe that the president is of the "far left", and I don't consider FDR far left, but a man that promoted and brought about democratic principals and ideas. Maybe his definition of "far left" would make things clearer.
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Mikefast seems to believe that the president is of the "far left", and I don't consider FDR far left, but a man that promoted and brought about democratic principals and ideas. Maybe his definition of "far left" would make things clearer.
Like I said before, if you are far enough to the left, than everybody else is to the right. Could that maybe explain why you feel the way you do?
Old Oct 10, 2012, 06:52 PM
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Barry will loose all 3 debates for 1 reason alone and that is he is a looser
Old Oct 10, 2012, 07:00 PM
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The 2nd debate on foreign policy is going to be a challenge for Romney. This is because Barrack Hussein's foreign policy and Bush's foreign policy are almost identical. This will make it difficult for Romney to contrast himself.

I like Romney, but he is absolutely wrong with regard to going into foreign countries and "helping" the people there.

No aid of any kind whether it be war, food , medicine, etc. for any country ever again.

If the world is going to hate us anyway, it is a lot cheaper to give them nothing.
Old Oct 10, 2012, 07:09 PM
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FDR is without a doubt the most liberal president we have had in recent history IMO, and to claim Obama is more liberal than FDR is laughable. Obama if anything is trying to preserve what FDR started ie the New Deal and it's work and social programs.
All of which were failures.
Old Oct 10, 2012, 07:12 PM
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Like I said before, if you are far enough to the left, than everybody else is to the right. Could that maybe explain why you feel the way you do?
If FDR was so far left than there sure have been millions over the decades that have benefited from his programs and many Americans that have and still support his ideals. Are these Americans of the far left also, you know the elderly that survive today with SS and medicare for instance? I don't consider myself any farther left than many of these folks.
Old Oct 10, 2012, 07:14 PM
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SS and medicare are both bankrupt.
Old Oct 10, 2012, 07:16 PM
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All of which were failures.
Yea, tell that to the millions that benefited from them, maybe including your parents or grand parents.
Old Oct 10, 2012, 07:18 PM
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SS and medicare are both bankrupt.
SS is not bankrupt, medicare does need to be addressed and so does health care.
Old Oct 10, 2012, 07:31 PM
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Yea, tell that to the millions that benefited from them, maybe including your parents or grand parents.
I never said people didn't benefit from the programs, I just said they were bankrupt, and they didn't work because they were government programs. Government programs never work. SS was a huge lie to the American people just like ocare is. Same crap different decade.


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