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My Letter To President Obama (Rush: A Little Fatherly Advice To Barack Alert)
Rush Limbaugh ^ | 1/28/2010 | Rush Limbaugh

Posted on 01/28/2010 3:43:36 PM PST by goldstategop

RUSH: I penned a message to Obama that I would like to deliver now. Because Mr. Obama, I think it's time we had a heart to heart talk. Let me be the father that you never had or never really knew, because I think you need some guidance. It's time to man up. It's time to grow up. That speech last night was an embarrassment. You couldn't focus, you lashed out in all directions, you refused to accept responsibility for your own actions, and you were angry.

And he was, folks! He was mad. Being president is a big job. It's a big responsibility. You wanted the position, Barack. You campaigned for it. You told the public to trust you with it, and they elected you -- and you're now president of the greatest country mankind has ever known, and yet you act like this was all coming to you, like you deserve it, that you're better than the people you are supposed to serve and that you have no tolerance for debate or dissent. That's not the way it works as president, Barack. We have a Constitution, we have checks and balances, we have separation of powers, we have states -- and most of all, we have the people. You don't get to impose your programs and policies on the nation and the people without our consent.

This is a representative republic, not a banana republic, and let me remind you: Karl Marx and Saul Alinsky are not our Founding Fathers. This is a nation built on individuality, built on liberty, free markets, and faith. Yet you, Barack, demand fidelity to a different belief system: A system that crushes individual initiative and free will. The president does not berate Supreme Court justices who are guests of the Congress and who have no ability to respond to your attacks. You've made such a mess of things, Barack, and it's time to stop deluding yourself. It's time to stop blaming others. You are delusional. You are delirious. It's time for you to assume the responsibilities of a president rather than pretending to be one.

You've driven the nation's debt over the edge. It is your responsibility to fix it now. Otherwise, our young people will have no future. You were wrong to grant terrorists constitutional rights. Even the libs in New York don't want the trial there now! You, Mr. President, are endangering the security of this nation. Now fix it! Reverse course, and end the terrorists -- all of them -- back to Guantanamo Bay, where they belong. You are wrong to nationalize one industry after another from automobiles to banks. You are destroying competition and jobs. You need to stop what you were doing before million of more families go broke from your misguided policies. It's not too late to stop this. I know you're not going to stop it because last night you said you don't quit, and I know what you mean.

You're gonna keep plugging for the same agenda, which is going to destroy this country even more -- which makes me think, Barack, that's your objective. You know, Barack, unlike most presidents you're dealing with a Congress that has super majorities in both houses, fellow Democrats. It amazes me that with all the talk about your ability to persuade and communicate, that you can't even hold your own party members together anymore. Is that Bush's fault, too? Is it is fault of the banks and the insurance companies and the lobbyists that you can't keep your own Democrat Party unified -- or is it a problem with your leadership, Barack, or lack of leadership? It's the latter, Mr. President. I'll tell you, you are not a leader. You are an agitator and an organizer, and a process guy, but you are not a leader. It is you who are doing something wrong.

The people in Virginia don't like it. The people in New Jersey don't like it. The people in Massachusetts don't like it. The people in Massachusetts and all over the country have the ability to inform themselves outside of your sycophant press corps, and they are doing so. Members of your own governing majority don't like what you are doing. I mean, this calls for some self-reflection and some circumspection. Has it occurred to you, Mr. President, even once that you're not as cool as you think you are? Has it occurred to you that you are screwing up? And if it has, are you happy about that? Has it occurred to you that you have a great deal to learn and that you need to take your own measure, or are you Mr. Perfect? Are you God-sent?

Are you The One that you've been waiting for? See, I have a little concern there may be a psychological issue at play here. I don't say this to demean you, Barack. I say it because I'm concerned. I mean, Tom Daschle was always "concerned" and I like the word. I'm concerned. You seem to have a whole lot of enemies, at least in your own mind. A partial list would include Fox News, insurance companies, banks, oil companies, the "special interests," the Supreme Court, Republicans, talk show hosts, executives, anyone or any business that earns over $250,000 a year, mortgage companies, credit card companies -- and the list goes on and on and on. You have the longest enemies list of anybody I've ever known.

These people are not your enemies, though, Barack. They are Americans. They are part of this country. They are part of what makes the nation work. You are not. You have nothing to do, and have had nothing to do, with this nation's greatness. You can't lay claim to greatness on any scale, not even rhetorical. But you have no direct relationship to the greatness of this country. You are damaging the possibility of further greatness. Nevertheless, like a bully, you continue to threaten all of these people. The Supreme Court, Big Oil, Big Pharmaceutical, Big Retail, talk show hosts, Fox News, the list goes on. You threaten anybody who does not agree with you. You try to intimidate them. You smear them. Your sycophantic media goes right along and carries your water. But this is not what presidents do.

You're supposed to lead not by threatening people but by encouraging them, by embracing them, by thanking them, by inspiring them. Most of all you don't seem to appreciate the magnificence of this nation! I know you don't. The way you've been educated about this country it's painfully obvious. You think this country is guilty, period. Guilty and unjust. You seem to think this country needs to be torn down so you can rebuild it. But you were elected to be president, not some kind of dictator. You must operate within the confines of the Constitution. You are not bigger than the law, and you are not bigger than the people. You were elected to serve the people, not dictate to them. Anyway, I'm sure this little lecture will not do you much good, particularly given the spectacle of your speech last night. You really are full of yourself. But I truly hope that this little talk does do you some good down the way, because something is going to have to change in you or we are doomed for at least the next three years.


TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Editorial; Government; News/Current Events; Philosophy; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: 2010elections; enemieslist; manchild; narcisssistinchief; obama; openletter; rush; rushlimbaugh
Its a little fatherly advice from Rush to the President. I don't think he is capable of change. He's just too full of it to listen to people. Particularly after his sorry performance last night, the country feels sorry for him. The bottom line is something has got to change in America soon - for all our sakes.

"Show me just what Mohammed brought that was new, and there you will find only things evil and inhuman, such as his command to spread by the sword the faith he preached." - Manuel II Palelogus

1 posted on 01/28/2010 3:43:36 PM PST by goldstategop
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To: goldstategop

*tweak tweak*


2 posted on 01/28/2010 3:45:07 PM PST by Doogle (USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated)
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To: goldstategop
I heard Rush read this today. It was far more worth hearing than all the things Obama has said put together.

Rush is a great American.

3 posted on 01/28/2010 3:46:26 PM PST by the invisib1e hand (governance is not sovereignty [paraphrasing Bishop Fulton Sheen].)
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To: goldstategop

Obama could start by firing his advisors who give him rotten advice.


4 posted on 01/28/2010 3:47:52 PM PST by FreedBird (S)
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To: goldstategop; onyx
I heard him say this on the radio. It was particularly well done in his monologue style.

This was the one you heard, right Onyx?

5 posted on 01/28/2010 3:50:04 PM PST by Lakeshark (Thank a member of the US armed forces for their sacrifice)
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To: goldstategop

There isn’t anything I can add to that. It was perfectly said.


6 posted on 01/28/2010 3:50:26 PM PST by animal172 (I'm so glad John Wayne isn't alive to see what has happened to our beloved country.)
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To: the invisib1e hand

C’mon Rush. Tell him how you really feel!


7 posted on 01/28/2010 3:51:13 PM PST by pingman (Price is what you pay, value is what you get.)
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To: TigersEye

Read this!


8 posted on 01/28/2010 3:51:57 PM PST by pandoraou812 (time to dump tar & feathers on DC!)
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To: goldstategop

Bravo!


9 posted on 01/28/2010 3:52:43 PM PST by Cap'n Crunch (Rush Limbaugh, the Winston Churchill of our time)
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To: goldstategop

MEGA DITTOS, RUSH!!!!!!!!!!

pass it on!


10 posted on 01/28/2010 3:56:25 PM PST by CaribouCrossing
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To: Lakeshark; All

here ya go folks

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=08rx3JmspnI


11 posted on 01/28/2010 3:58:06 PM PST by Doogle (USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated)
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To: goldstategop

of all people, rush limbaugh should know that obamao isn’t formulating any policies or running anything besides his mouth.

he is only the front man for the cabal of America-hating marxists that he serves and people have to be really blind not to see he is involved in a mission to deliberately destroy our country.

obamao is a total fraud and has less qualifications or experience to really be POTUS than granny miller’s cat.


12 posted on 01/28/2010 3:58:19 PM PST by kingattax (99 % of liberals give the rest a bad name)
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To: goldstategop

Taken to the woodshed BUMP.


13 posted on 01/28/2010 4:00:56 PM PST by Ben Chad
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To: pandoraou812

Yes, I heard it on his show today. 0manchild got spanked. lol


14 posted on 01/28/2010 4:03:02 PM PST by TigersEye (It's the Marxism, stupid!)
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To: goldstategop

“The president does not berate Supreme Court justices who are guests of the Congress and who have no ability to respond to your attacks.”

WORTH REPEATING.


15 posted on 01/28/2010 4:03:57 PM PST by proudpapa (Obama - Worst One Ever!)
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To: goldstategop
Its a little fatherly advice from Rush to the President.

Outstanding! He really schooled the child. Thanks for posting it, it makes my day!

Hey Bambi! Who's yer daddy?

16 posted on 01/28/2010 4:05:44 PM PST by Nervous Tick (Eat more spinach! Make Green Jobs for America!)
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To: goldstategop

mega-dittoes!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


17 posted on 01/28/2010 4:13:37 PM PST by LiteKeeper ("It's the peoples' seat!")
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To: goldstategop

is it fair to say Rush peeled the bark off of Obama’s ass?


18 posted on 01/28/2010 4:57:50 PM PST by caddie
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To: kingattax

Rush does know this and has said as much before - Barry Soetoro wants to destroy our country. Everything he is doing to that end is quite intentional, which I have heard Rush say as well. Barry is a front man for nefarious powers who want to take America down. Good luck with that — it won’t happen without a fight.

Are we actually going to give Barry three more years to “transform” America? I pray that as soon as the Republicans get the House back, Articles of Impeachment are filed within 30 days. HOpefully, someone already has them drafted up.


19 posted on 01/28/2010 5:11:57 PM PST by Sioux-san
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To: kingattax

Rush does know this and has said as much before - Barry Soetoro wants to destroy our country. Everything he is doing to that end is quite intentional, which I have heard Rush say as well. Barry is a front man for nefarious powers who want to take America down. Good luck with that — it won’t happen without a fight.

Are we actually going to give Barry three more years to “transform” America? I pray that as soon as the Republicans get the House back, Articles of Impeachment are filed within 30 days. HOpefully, someone already has them drafted up.


20 posted on 01/28/2010 5:12:33 PM PST by Sioux-san
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To: Sioux-san

i couldnt agree with you more


21 posted on 01/28/2010 5:24:00 PM PST by kingattax (99 % of liberals give the rest a bad name)
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