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    Re: Obama says people who hate him don't know him

    Quote Originally Posted by haymarket View Post
    And many extremists on the right are doing their best to do everything they can to make sure it gets here faster and blows harder and more forceful that it otherwise would. The dearly are willing to have the vast majority lose and lose big so that their extremist ideology has a tiny chance of succeeding.
    The vast majority has been losing, already, in case you haven't noticed.
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    At least Bill saved his transgressions for grown women. Not suggesting what he did was OK. But he didn't chase 14 year olds.

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    Re: Obama says people who hate him don't know him

    Quote Originally Posted by Boo Radley View Post
    History? Who is this fellow and how do we know he got it right? History is often rewritten and biased by the writer. There is no completely onjective writing of history.
    You can't refute historical fact. It takes some digging to find those facts, sometimes, but they're there and they do not lie.
    Quote Originally Posted by Top Cat View Post
    At least Bill saved his transgressions for grown women. Not suggesting what he did was OK. But he didn't chase 14 year olds.

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    Re: Obama says people who hate him don't know him

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    Not up here. That would be an infraction. Come downstairs, and let's have a "debate".
    You have just violated one of the Forum's rules.

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    Re: Obama says people who hate him don't know him

    Quote Originally Posted by haymarket View Post
    Have you relocated to another one? My world?!?!?! Its yours also.
    I suspect I can withstand the fire better than you can.

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    Re: Obama says people who hate him don't know him

    Quote Originally Posted by Boo Radley View Post
    Maybe. Do you want it sooner or later?
    What I want doesn't matter. But I have seen this pattern by walking through time with historians.

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    Re: Obama says people who hate him don't know him

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    The vast majority has been losing, already, in case you haven't noticed.
    If that is true, it is within our power to change it.

    But who is this majority that you feel have been losing?
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    Re: Obama says people who hate him don't know him

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    As the most powerful man in the world, mediocrity equates to failure.
    By mediocre, I meant in comparison to other preseidents

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    Re: Obama says people who hate him don't know him

    Quote Originally Posted by haymarket View Post
    Many are doing quite spectacularly thank you.
    then why did oblivious obama make ed reform his top priority in his sadsack sotu?

    And if we ever got our ridiculous standardized tests to dovetail with a national curriculum like these other nations you are envious of, you would be surprised to see the results narrow considerably.
    so kids who can't spell or add fractions at the state level are suddenly gonna perform when the fractions and spelling are nationalized?

    Raise taxes on those who ahve the most to pay and pop the cap while freezing benefit levels.
    in what imagi-nation are these policies being pursued?

    Obama Calls Tax Cuts the 'Right Thing to Do'

    Transcript: Obama's State Of The Union Address : NPR

    Repeal Prop 13 and you will be on the road to a better state.
    moonbeam is having enough trouble simply getting a special election

    Brown uses Egypt to urge deep cuts - Jennifer Epstein - POLITICO.com

    get real

    I was just there hours ago. And so was the Motor City.
    Detroit Begins Demolishing Hundreds Of Vacant Homes

    Detroit's budget woes lead to school closings and not paying utility bills - National Finance Examiner | Examiner.com

    Detroit Schools budget deficit grows 66% | detnews.com | The Detroit News

    Lets treat them well and hope they remain here to make a contribution to America.
    where else would the foreign born post grads at berkeley go?

    Like those previously mentioned Chinese engineering students? You contradict yourself from one line to the next.
    what was that, again?

    Meet the new boss - same as the old boss.
    how's that hopey changey workin?
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    Re: Obama says people who hate him don't know him

    Quote Originally Posted by apdst View Post
    History will be the judge of Obama's policies
    Excellent. thank you.

    and I'm betting that the verdict won't be as awesome as some folks think it will be.
    And I'm betting the verdict won't be nearly as horrible as some people think it will be.

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    Re: Obama says people who hate him don't know him

    Quote Originally Posted by haymarket View Post
    If that is true, it is within our power to change it.
    Yeppers! And, that's going to go down in November of 2012, unless that Mayan thing isn't bull****.

    But who is this majority that you feel have been losing?
    The American people as a whole.
    Quote Originally Posted by Top Cat View Post
    At least Bill saved his transgressions for grown women. Not suggesting what he did was OK. But he didn't chase 14 year olds.

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