Skip to comments.Somebody Up There Doesn't Like ObamaCare
Posted on 03/12/2010 4:50:27 PM PST by GOP_Lady
Speaker Pelosi's Treasure Hunt for votes isn't going well.
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Somebody down here, too.
Glad someone doesn’t like it:o) We can’t let up. I would’nt mind being on this ping list:o)
But somebody waaaaay down there likes it.
If Pelosi had the votes she would have called a vote already instead of talking about having the votes.
Poor little Nancy Nurse and Doctor Harry.
Fascist Care going bye bye?
It will be a good thing to go. It is a continual sickening sight to see “conservatives” go bonkers when Obama does his “insurance company bashing” performance which is completely insincere and opposite to what he is doing for the same companies. Especially embarrassing because one can go to any variety of lefty sites to see they have a clearer idea of what Obamacare is and what Obama really means.
Sites like Nat. Review are so deluded, I think when they contemplate what the bill really is, they have crises of consciences because it sounds good to them, the fascist transfer of wealth to large corporations on the guise of social welfare...that’s what “compassionate conservatism” is! It must be good! But it is Obama doing it, so they create fantasies about “socialism”.
On the bright side, Pelosi’s treads are wearing down.
Someone from the 18th century didn’t like it either.
From: Thomas Jefferson’s Notes on Virgina: Q XVII
Was the government to prescribe to us our medicine and diet, our bodies would be in such keeping as our souls are now. Thus in France the emetic was once forbidden as a medicine, and the potatoe as an article of food. Government is just as infallible too when it fixes systems in physics. Galileo was sent to the inquisition for affirming that the earth was a sphere: the government had declared it to be as flat as a trencher, and Galileo was obliged to abjure his error. This error however at length prevailed, the earth became a globe, and Descartes declared it was whirled round its axis by a vorteo.
The government in which he lived was wise enough to see that this was no question of civil jurisdiction, or we should all have been involved by authority in vortices. In fact, the vortices have been exploded, and the Newtonian principle of gravitation is now more firmly established, on the basis of reason, than it would be were the government to step in, and to make it an article of necessary faith. Reason and experiment have been indulged, and error has fled before them.
It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself. Subject opinion to coercion: whom will you make your inquisitors? Fallible men; men governed by bad passions, by private as well as public reasons. And why subject it to coercion? To produce uniformity. But is uniformity of opinion desireable? No more than of face and stature. Introduce the bed of Procrustes then, and as there is danger that the large men may beat the small, make us all of a size, by lopping the former and stretching the latter.
But is the spirit of the people an infallible, a permanent reliance? Is it government? Is this the kind of protection we receive in return for the rights we give up? Besides, the spirit of the times may alter, will alter. Our rulers will become corrupt, our people careless. A single zealot may commence persecutor, and better men be his victims. It can never be too often repeated, that the time for fixing every essential right on a legal basis is while our rulers are honest, and ourselves united. From the conclusion of this war we shall be going down hill. It will not then be necessary to resort every moment to the people for support. They will be forgotten, therefore, and their rights disregarded. They will forget themselves, but in the sole faculty of making money, and will never think of uniting to effect a due respect for their rights. The shackles, therefore, which shall not be knocked off at the conclusion of this war, will remain on us long, will be made heavier and heavier, till our rights shall revive or expire in a convulsion.
We The People are big-time pissed and will be expressing that in November. Pelosi et al. can take that to their empty Bank.
Hell, somebody down HERE doesn’t like it.
His initials are JC....and he’s not very fond of marxist socialist totalitarianism.
Fingers crossed and prayers up!!!
Nancy and Harry are just common slaves on the plantation where mac daddy is the straw boss who gets his orders from those he sold his soul to to become the phony figurehead POTUS.
I had read otherwise.
Sure hope Fund is right about this.
I’ve been praying for our country at Mass every Sunday. The traditional thing is to pray that God will enlighten our political leaders.
But in Obama’s case, it doesn’t seem likely. With God, all things are possible; but He doesn’t force anyone to do the right thing, if they are absolutely determined to damn themselves. He gives them chance after chance to change; but he doesn’t override their free will.
So I’m praying for our country, instead. May God bless, protect, and inspire our country to change for the better.
What needs to happen is we expose some of the “pro-life” members who are selling out. What’s the price for all those unborn babies? If we can’t keep exposing their backroom deals, they’ll jam it through as soon as they can.
And they've been supporting a lot of error since Hoover's administration.
I’m always leery when they say they’re “undecided”. That usually means they are holding out for a deal before they will vote “yes”.
Obama was a mac daddy when he got elected. I don’t know if he still qualifies, because he’s having so much trouble getting people to do what he wants them to do; Here’s the Urban Dictionary definition:
A pimp is someone smooth and charismatic and good with women and uses his powers to exploit weak women.
A mack is a pimp that is able to exploit both men and women.
A mack daddy is a mac that is able to expoit other macs
A long legged mack daddy is a king or chief or master mac daddy. Sorta like the godfather of all mac daddies.
Obama is a long legged mack daddy.
What does that make George Soros?
I would be willing to bet that MOST of the Dem Sen's. are about freeking tired that that shrill telling them what they are going to do.
I’m drawing a blank. To me, Soros has the charisma of a dead toad. But then I don’t see Obama as charismatic either. Clearly O had something going, though, or he wouldn’t have gotten over fifty percent of the vote. Not even ACORN could have cheated sufficiently to get him the margin he won by, imho.
It’s odd that WSJ didn’t mention the shannanigans regarding the Slaughter (the USA) bill. Is that still in play?
Rush said on his show today that they are still working on using it.
That’s what Mark Levin was talking about throughout his show this evening. And he sounded defeated to tell you the truth...like this is going to happen and then it’s probable nothing will be done (not for the lack of trying but because of the stacked court system we have now) I’m depressed and agitated but more than anything, I’m really hacked at how our emotions keep getting screwed with. EVIL is the only name for this.
He said that there will be plenty of organizations ready to slap law suits.
He didn’t sound optimistic this evening. When we have people willfully breaking law...
He did mention, speaking only for himself, that he fully intended NOT to participate.
Obama is a long legged mack daddy.
While this may be what defines a long legged mac daddy, obama is only a straw boss of a slave plantation who gets his orders from those to whom he sold his soul to to become a figurehead phony POTUS.
I just downloaded it into my iTunes.
I will definitely listen in a little bit.
Call every moron who wants to possibly sign onto this bill..... each and every hour of every day.... git ‘em!
Thanks for the Jefferson fix; I love this quote: “It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.” That’s going into my Tagline.
18 And Jesus came to them and spake unto them, saying, All authority hath been given unto me in heaven and on earth. Go ye therefore, and make disciples of all the nations, baptizing them into the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit: 20 teaching them to observe all things whatsoever I commanded you: and lo, I am with you always, even unto the end of the world.
He has all authority in heaven and on earth. He is with us until the end of the world. Nothing takes place here on Earth without his say so. I believe God is going to do something great so, let's just wait, watch, and continue to pray.
Ironic, isn't it, that we'd wind up with a black Massah', and anyone who dares point it out is vilified as the "racist" in the crowd??
Truth IS stranger than fiction.
Or at least like they really, really thought carefully about it before the predictable cave.
So Israel joined in worshiping the Baal of Peor. And the LORD’s anger burned against them.
The LORD said to Moses, “Take all the leaders of these people, kill them and expose them in broad daylight before the LORD, so that the LORD’s fierce anger may turn away from Israel.”
Thank you for that. I’m trying very hard to grab on to that because I do believe it with all of my heart. But also, my heart is broken over the direction we are headed as a Nation. I know that no human government system will last but I didn’t think I would witness this.......all of this (at one time) in my lifetime. But I knew when Obama was elected, it would head this way pretty quickly. It’s just overwhelming.
Have you been on the Religion thread? Good article there about the Rapture by the IgnorantFisherman.
Thanks again for your encouragement.
check out Hugh Hewitt website. He has a email system to send letters to Blue Dogs.
He also has a link to the Tim Burns, the Republican trying to take Murtha’s old seat.
Send him a contribution to send a message to the Democrats.
Well said - and well prayed!
Thank you, ma’am.
It is error alone which needs the support of government. Truth can stand by itself.
That Jefferson line stood out for me too. The Founding Fathers were prophetic in many ways. I come across prophecies in Washington’s writings and speeches also. They worried whether the construct they labored for would stand, or for how long.
There is something wrong with them for saying such a thing. WHo in their right mind could be undecided? You are right- it is code for “show me the money.”
“potatoe” - Thomas Jefferson spelled it “potatoe!”
Where is Dan Quayle?
Good one. Thanks for the chuckle.