Skip to comments.Barack Obama's Alternate Reality
Posted on 05/11/2011 11:58:08 PM PDT by OddLane
Yesterday the President delivered his much-anticipated address on immigration at the Chamizal National Memorial Park, a landmark that commemorates the settlement of a century-old border dispute centered around the Rio Grande, which has traditionally served as the demarcation line between what is Mexico and what is the United States.
Unfortunately, Barack Obama used the occasion to yet again smear honest opponents of his administrations open borders policy, obfuscate what the White House has actually done to secure the border, ignore the catalog of horrors occurring in Ciudad Juarez-El Pasos neighboring city across the border-and engage in boilerplate rhetoric intended to stoke one of the Democratic Partys key constituencies for the upcoming 2012 presidential election.
National Review has published a pretty devastating refutation of almost every word uttered by the President, which takes the form of an NRO symposium that includes luminaries on this subject such as the great Heather Mac Donald and Victor Davis Hanson. Although not much can be added to the thorough dissection submitted by NR, I will address one issue raised by President Obamas speech that is of particular importance. That subject being the subservience he once again showed towards our southern neighbor.
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Thanks. Ubama’s handlers have got to love the way he works in all the talking points, such as a completely irrelevant slam of Rupert Murdoch/Fox News, and then of course painting all Republicans as being “anti-immigrant.” So boring, so predictable.
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