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    Re: I want to see the President fail

    Quote Originally Posted by Eighty Deuce View Post
    We both want America to succeed, I do believe. The question is how one gets there. More specifically, the policies Obama has implemented, and still hopes to implement.

    The opinion of many is that the path Obama has chosen is the wrong one. We become worse with each further step he takes on it. We want his progress any further to be halted, lest we get even worse than we are now.
    Which is your opinion and NOT the same as wanting him to fail, they are TOTALLY different. Why would anybody care what path he takes if it gets success?

    no one is knocking your opinion of his PATH, thats fine by me. I dont like everything in his path, thats for sure but im still NEVER going to root against him, ever.

    Now mind you, that doesnt mean I support ever bill, policy etc, I DO NOT. What it means is if the bill/policy passes I hope and want it to work even though I dont think it will. In no way what so ever do I want it to fail, I hope my opinion of it being bad is WRONG so America WINS.
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    Re: I want to see the President fail

    How can I help Obama fail? How...................?
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    Re: I want to see the President fail

    Quote Originally Posted by BDBoop View Post
    So many of you do. You are in here crowing every day about how he's just been nothing but a total loser ever since he took office. He's stupid. He only got educated because of affirmative action. Every day America is in more and more trouble, and you couldn't be happier.

    It's almost like you don't care that America is the cost. As long as HE fails, that's all that matters.



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    Re: I want to see the President fail

    Quote Originally Posted by Zyphlin View Post
    Guess I don't have half a brain then.

    I wanted him to fail at getting universal health care. I wanted him to fail at getting cap and trade. I wanted him to fail at getting a second "Stimulus" bill. I wanted him to fail at ending the Bush Tax Cuts. I wanted him to fail at trying KSM in NY.

    There's times I definitely wanted him to succeed as well. And there were times where I didn't feel strongly about the negative impact of his actions that indeed I HOPED he succeeded even though I was leery, such as in the ways he chose to engage Egypt. But you're damn right if there were times I absolutely wanted this President to fail, and if that gives me half a brain so be it.

    By the way, I wanted Bush to fail as well. I wanted him to fail at putting a restriction of rights into the constitution. I wanted him to fail at furthering government influence into our schools. I wanted him to fail at passing stimulus. I wanted him to fail with "comprehensive" immigration reform. Somehow, wanting HIM to fail on those things never really seemed to piss off liberals. Funny that.
    Wanting policies to fail and wanting the President to fail are two different things.
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    Re: I want to see the President fail

    Quote Originally Posted by Kal'Stang View Post
    Wanting policies to fail and wanting the President to fail are two different things.
    But the end result is that our nation continues to be stuck in a bad place.

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    Re: I want to see the President fail

    Quote Originally Posted by BDBoop View Post
    But the end result is that our nation continues to be stuck in a bad place.



    Nonsense. Some folks believe that if Obama implemented everything he wanted, we'd be in a worse place. Yes I want THAT to fail.



    Funny how this it is a topic for this president... It's like opposite day from the last one.
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    Re: I want to see the President fail

    Quote Originally Posted by BDBoop View Post
    But the end result is that our nation continues to be stuck in a bad place.
    Not necessarily. If a bad policy fails at getting through our Congress and Senate, and if necessary our court system, then they can go back and try something different. Hopfully that something will be something that is actually needed and good. If not then hopefully the process recycles. In this way you can hope that Obama succeeds, yet still hope his bad policies fail.

    Edit note: Unfortenately our system is not perfect due to greedy men. I truely believe that our FF's made a great system of government. But it only works properly if the people running it are not greedy.
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    Re: I want to see the President fail

    Quote Originally Posted by ReverendHellh0und View Post
    Funny how this it is a topic for this president... It's like opposite day from the last one.
    It's almost exactly opposite, complete with folk on both sides switching their arguments.
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    Re: I want to see the President fail

    Quote Originally Posted by BDBoop View Post
    But the end result is that our nation continues to be stuck in a bad place.
    Correct. It would be nice if we elected a more competent President to begin with. One who made better choices from the start.

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    Re: I want to see the President fail

    Quote Originally Posted by BDBoop View Post
    But the end result is that our nation continues to be stuck in a bad place.
    Partisanship blocks progress? I know that sounds easy to agree to, but what are you actually left with without partisanship in politics? Sure, reason and logical courses can guide you, but when you pick your course and defend it against another plan, you are now officially a partisan.
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