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Obama Claus. . . . . . Did Free Stuff win over Freedom?

Drue-AFCL 2012/11/09 19:19:13
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  • ChiTownGirl 2012/11/09 19:25:40
    Yes
    ChiTownGirl
    +11
    Of course it did...do you think 47 million ppl on food stamps wanna give it up? those on disability wanna give it up? Nope...freebies, the undoing of the America we love...ron paul said it best..."We're so far gone. We're over the cliff," the Texas Republican told Bloomberg Television's "In the Loop" program. "We cannot get enough people in Congress in the next 5-10 years who will do wise things."

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  • TheTruth1313 2012/11/11 21:01:23
    Yes
    TheTruth1313
    +2
    No question about it. obama bought off the ignorant "entitled" with the free stuff that comes out of tax-payer money. He sold any lie he had to to every group he had to sell it to. He essentially made chumps out of all of them. The kicker: Most are still too ignorant to realize this.
  • seadog6608PWCM 2012/11/11 19:20:56
  • mustangluver 2012/11/11 19:17:46
    Yes
    mustangluver
    +2
    Romney said 47% of the ppl would not vote for him and he was completely correct. Ppl wanting hand outs, ppl already sucking on the govs teat, stupid ppl, minorities that think BO is a minority, women who want their sex life paid by tax payers and muslims and commies. No one of any intelligence would possibly have voted for him in 08 but to reelect him is pure insanity..
    http://www.breitbart.com/Big-...
  • ☆Hitler was a community org... 2012/11/11 02:46:27
  • Constitution Believer 2012/11/11 01:14:22
  • 4CommonSense 2012/11/11 00:02:34
    Yes
    4CommonSense
    +3
    WE HAVE BECOME A WELFARE COUNTRY. 50% of Americans don't even pay any taxes. You think that you know this country now. You just wait in the next 4 years. We won't even have a Constitution. The U.N. will be calling all the shots from the W.H.
  • santa6642 2012/11/10 20:36:46
    Yes
    santa6642
    +2
    he ruined my name , Now i have to change it to Chris Cringle.
  • Lady Whitewolf 2012/11/10 20:22:32
    No
    Lady Whitewolf
    Stupid questions much? They lost because people were seeing how NUTS the GOP was becoming....
  • GoodEncounter 2012/11/10 17:02:32
    Yes
    GoodEncounter
    +2
    And so did lies and a future of broken promises.
  • Rebel Yell 2012/11/10 16:34:08
    No
    Rebel Yell
    +2
    When Obama wants to give students below market loans, it's giving away "free stuff".
    When Romney wants to give students below market loans, it isn't.

    Interesting.
  • Lady Wh... Rebel Yell 2012/11/10 20:23:02
    Lady Whitewolf
    +1
    exactly.
  • Heptarch 2012/11/10 15:39:58
    No
    Heptarch
    +2
    This is a false narrative. There may be a small handful of people who voted for Obama because of their entitlement mentality, but they're the minority. Most people voted for Obama because they think he's the right person for the job. I know that's why I voted for him.
  • doc moto Heptarch 2012/11/10 18:25:27
    doc moto
    +6
    Some people have the vocabulary to sum up things in a way that you can quickly understand them. This quote came from the Czech Republic . Someone over there has it figured out. It was translated into English from an article in the Prague newspaper Prager Zeitungon

    "The danger to America is not Barack Obama, but a citizenry capable of entrusting a man like him with the Presidency. It will be far easier to limit and undo the follies of an Obama presidency than to restore the necessary common sense and good judgment to a depraved electorate willing to have such a man for their president. The problem is much deeper and far more serious than Mr. Obama, who is a mere symptom of what ails America . Blaming the prince of the fools should not blind anyone to the vast confederacy of fools that made him their prince. The Republic can survive a Barack Obama, who is, after all, merely a fool. It is less likely to survive a multitude of fools, such as those who made him their president."
  • Heptarch doc moto 2012/11/10 18:30:20
    Heptarch
    +1
    They're entitled to their opinion, of course. I disagree with them.
  • SIMPATTYCO doc moto 2012/11/13 21:46:05
  • Lady Wh... Heptarch 2012/11/10 20:23:19
    Lady Whitewolf
    Same here.
  • dave b 2012/11/10 15:26:59
    Yes
    dave b
    +3
    This past election has proven the fact that the Dems have been working at creating an entitlement mindset in America for a long time....and its reached the point that between the "Obamaphone" crowd and the leftwing brainwashed, we are truly outnumbered. Its next to impossible for people who have stuff just handed to them to vote that away...and the others? They have no idea what America is supposed to be about.
  • SuckerPunch 2012/11/10 14:59:36
    Yes
    SuckerPunch
    +2
    Just like Rush said!
  • William Gill~PWCM~JLA 2012/11/10 14:55:17
    Yes
    William Gill~PWCM~JLA
    +3
    The lazy want to loot more from hard workers.
  • Margaret Jacobson 2012/11/10 14:17:26
    Yes
    Margaret Jacobson
    +2
    A free lunch ......beats paying for your own!! That's what happened here ??
  • SJG 2012/11/10 13:47:45
  • ComeOnNow 2012/11/10 12:20:51
    Yes
    ComeOnNow
    +6
    Apparently we have reached a place where about half of Americans are willing to destroy the country and steal from their neighbors and even their own children for minuscule hand outs like birth control. The labor participation rate is only 63%. That meant about 40% of working age adults literally live off the backs of the other 63%. That is clearly unsustainable. Obama promises free stuff stolen from American citizens to his thief supporters and the republicans simply expect able bodies people to take some personal responsibility am somehow the republicans are the ones painted as irrational. It makes no damn sense. It is a sad day in this country.
  • Don 2012/11/10 12:07:04
    Yes
    Don
    +4
    We're past the tipping point.
    Too many leaners and not enough lifters.
    Until entitlements are reformed so that democraps can't buy votes, we are doomed.
  • Todd~AFCL 2012/11/10 08:24:33
    Yes
    Todd~AFCL
    +4
    Too many listened to the lies from the left, claiming Mitt was going to cut off all of their "entitlements."
  • nonnonsenseguy 2012/11/10 08:07:48
    Yes
    nonnonsenseguy
    +2
    Absolutely. They sold their souls for a few trinkets. I can't be bought at any price.
  • Crank_It_Up 2012/11/10 07:23:10
    No
    Crank_It_Up
    +2
    nope, the moderates rejected the hate, fear, and white supremacist actions of the republicans. They were in fact, their own worst enemies. If they don't change, they'll continue to lose. I wonder how many more elections it will take before the light goes on.
  • nonnons... Crank_I... 2012/11/10 08:12:46
    nonnonsenseguy
    +5
    Romney is a moderate. Certainly no conservative. "white supremacist actions of the republicans"? Expand on that....I remember the blaclk supremacists actions of new blacks panther members holding billy clubs at a voting place in 2008. I would have called law enforcement.
  • RhinoRT Crank_I... 2012/11/10 14:43:45
    RhinoRT
    +2
    Oh you mean elections like the one America just had november 6th?... Where the US House not only maintained House control but gained seats? republicans may not have took Senate control but did gain seats. 2014 is just around the corner and I know of "at least" two more that will be gained and quite likely more.

    Elections where the majority of the states elected or already had Republican Governors?

    Or how about the election were in Arkansas, a state that has had a majority democrat house and senate since its inception, but just elected a REPUBLICAN MAJORITY House and Senate for the first time in 138 years... that light? And in 2010 replaced 2 liberal State Representatives with Conservatives, and this time around replaced the other 2 liberal representatives with Conservatives. in 2010 it replaced one of two of its liberal US Senators with a Conservative. And the other ones job approval is hovering around 15% and will most certainly be replaced with a Conservative in 2014.
    Is that the light you are talking about?
    b. hussein obama may have won reelection but Republicans absolutely did not lose.

    Moderates had little or no bearing on this election. And and thanks for bringing up racism...how many examples would you like me to post of hate, fear, and racism from the left?
  • SIMPATTYCO RhinoRT 2012/11/13 21:48:29
    SIMPATTYCO
    BEST FIX VOTING MACHINES AND PHOTO ID FIRST!!! WE WAS ROBBED
  • Starr RhinoRT 2013/12/10 15:09:12
    Starr
    It is time to look for strong candidates from the right...Romney was smart, but not strong..I'm looking at Ted Cruz Pres. and Marco Rubio VP (he needs to get a little older...I believe he will eventually make an excellent Pres.) With all the nasty, corrupt things the left did to win...you will need to "fire to fight with fire."..not weak pansies...seriously we need some really tough candidates and backers!
  • seadog6... Crank_I... 2012/11/11 19:23:10
  • DuncanONeil 2012/11/10 06:01:19
    Yes
    DuncanONeil
    +2
    Apparently!
  • DuncanO... DuncanO... 2012/11/12 05:09:15
    DuncanONeil
    Plus even the Obama supporters don't know what effect Obama is going to have on their freedom!
  • StarWarsBob 2012/11/10 05:37:22
    No
    StarWarsBob
    +2
    Funny how Romney's 47% live mostly in red states. Of the top ten states that have the most people that paid no taxes, Romney won eight of them. The only two states of the top ten that Romney didn't win was New Mexico and Florida.
    http://www.theatlantic.com/po...
    taxes romney won romney win mexico florida httpwww theatlantic compo
  • gizamondo StarWar... 2012/11/10 06:08:30
    gizamondo
    +1
    GALLIPOLIS — Food stamps in Gallia County is a slow-growing business, but a substantial business nonetheless.

    Read more: Gallipolis Daily Tribune
  • StarWar... gizamondo 2012/11/10 06:21:10
    StarWarsBob
    23 percent of all residents in Gallia County are currently receiving food assistance? Or 7,200 individuals? That seems pretty high. The overall number of food stamps recipients in Ohio is about 16%, or 1,842,240 out of a population if 11,584,414.
    http://www.usdebtclock.org/st...

    Ohio is 34th on the list of the 50 states with the most people that pay no taxes.
  • gizamondo StarWar... 2012/11/10 06:29:55
    gizamondo
    Your statement is? Mine was "Food stamps in Gallia County is a slow-growing business, but a substantial business nonetheless."
  • StarWar... gizamondo 2012/11/10 06:42:11
    StarWarsBob
    My statement is that many of Romney's 47% are working Americans, or senior citizens that voted for him, including 162,000 that are in the top 10% of money earners in this country, just like himself.
    http://www.dailyfinance.com/2...
  • gizamondo StarWar... 2012/11/10 06:46:41
    gizamondo
    47% are working Americans, or senior citizens that voted for him?
  • StarWar... gizamondo 2012/11/10 13:38:53
    StarWarsBob
    Can you read? I said "many of Romney's 47% are working Americans, or senior citizens that voted for him .....".

    If you read the article that I linked to, you will find that the majority (over half - 54%) are working and pay income tax, it's just that they have deductions and credits that make their federal tax liability at zero, qualifying for the 47%. Here's the breakdown:
    income tax deductions credits federal tax liability qualifying 47 breakdown

    This idea that President Obama won because there were "more takers than there were makers" is an absurd Republican myth, probably started by Frank Luntz.

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