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Obama: Republicans Will Have to Learn to Get Along With Me
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Posted on 10/13/2010 4:39:23 PM PDT by Sub-Driver

Obama: Republicans Will Have to Learn to Get Along With Me

Published October 13, 2010 | FoxNews.com

President Obama reveals in a magazine article that he is weighing what to do if Republicans win the House majority next month, and has come up with a novel approach: Make the GOP work with him.

In a seeming twist on the post-1994 midterm calculation made by President Bill Clinton -- when Republicans pummeled Democrats in the congressional election -- Obama said he thinks Republicans will have to move in his direction no matter the outcome of the Nov. 2 vote.

"It may be that regardless of what happens after this election, they feel more responsible," he is quoted saying in the Sunday edition of The New York Times Magazine, "either because they didn't do as well as they anticipated, and so the strategy of just saying no to everything and sitting on the sidelines and throwing bombs didn't work for them, or they did reasonably well, in which case the American people are going to be looking to them to offer serious proposals and work with me in a serious way."

Accusing the public of mistaking his abilities, the president also told the magazine that he's a little taken aback that voters are disappointed with the current turn of events in his administration.

"The mythology has emerged somehow that we ran this flawless campaign, I never made a mistake, that we were master communicators, everything worked in lockstep," Obama is quoted saying.

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TOPICS: Front Page News; News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: 2010; 2010election; 2010midterms; bho44; delusional; democrats; elections; fail; fubo; narcissism; obama; obamatruthfile; palin
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To: texas_mrs
Lets hope the GOP is like the tea party..or else...If these guys get in we need to e-mail them every month and tell them how they got there
51 posted on 10/13/2010 4:57:30 PM PDT by Hojczyk
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To: SkyDancer

LOL... Great response.


52 posted on 10/13/2010 4:58:39 PM PDT by Gator113 (Beauty will devour the Beast in 2012. Kill "Obamamosque"@ Ground Zero)
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To: Sub-Driver

ME ME ME!


53 posted on 10/13/2010 4:58:45 PM PDT by BunnySlippers (I love BULL MARKETS . . .)
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To: Sub-Driver

You don’t try to “get along” with evil....Jimmah Carter taught us that....he came in singing praises and pushing human rights to the Soviet Union and during his single term, they did what...invade roughly 15 countries?

Reagan came in and called them “the focus of evil in the world” and the rest is history...we win.


54 posted on 10/13/2010 4:58:52 PM PDT by Tribemike1
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To: Sub-Driver
Accusing the public of mistaking his abilities, the president also told the magazine that he's a little taken aback that voters are disappointed with the current turn of events in his administration. "The mythology has emerged somehow that we ran this flawless campaign, I never made a mistake, that we were master communicators, everything worked in lockstep," Obama is quoted saying.

In other words: it's our fault that he isn't perfect.

Do you all understand just how unbalanced and dangerous this man is? A normal person would admit to miscalculations, and measure his role in relation to his responsibilities, which are far larger than his personal needs. Not this man. His needs are everything.

55 posted on 10/13/2010 4:59:54 PM PDT by andy58-in-nh (America does not need to be organized: it needs to be liberated.)
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To: Sub-Driver

(insert obligatory vulgar, swear-leaden pejorative here)

Impeach this rotten SOB before he gets us all killed.

I’d rather stomach two years of Uncle Joe - he’s as dumb as a box of rocks, one brick shy of a load and a nugget short of a Happy Meal but at least he’s an American.


56 posted on 10/13/2010 5:00:31 PM PDT by turfmann
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To: Sub-Driver
Dear Barry:

I know that you think very highly of yourself, and your Allah-appointed mission to remake the United States into a socialist, third-world, UN-sponsored multicultural utopia.

But the people who will be elected on November 2nd will be going to Washington for one reason only. And that reason, if you haven't figured it out yet, is that their constituents elected them to repudiate you, your goals, your agenda, and your friends in order to preserve this nation and its Constitution. And those people are angry. Very angry. So, in conclusion, I wouldn't anticipate a great desire on the part of the new freshman class in Congress to do a lot of “getting along.”

57 posted on 10/13/2010 5:00:47 PM PDT by mojito
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To: Carley

George Bush, Queen Elizabeth, and Vladimir Putin all die and go to hell.

While there, they spy a red phone and ask what the phone is for. The devil tells them it is for calling back to Earth.

Putin asks to call Russia and talks for 5 minutes. When he is finished the devil informs him that the cost is a million dollars, so Putin writes him a check.

Next Queen Elizabeth calls England and talks for 30 minutes. When she is finished the devil informs her that the cost is 6 million dollars, so she writes him a check.

Finally George Bush gets his turn and talks for 4 hours. When he is finished the devil informs him that the cost is $5.00.

When Putin hears this he goes ballistic and asks the devil why Bush got to call the USA so cheaply.

The devil smiles and replies: “Since Obama took over, the country has gone to hell, so it’s a local call.”


58 posted on 10/13/2010 5:00:56 PM PDT by mandaladon
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To: Sub-Driver
Hey you, community organizer boy, see that stool over in the corner?

Here's your coloring book.

Now go sit down...shut the f*** up...and get busy trying to get a life skill.

59 posted on 10/13/2010 5:02:09 PM PDT by LasVegasMac
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To: Jet Jaguar; NorwegianViking; ExTexasRedhead; HollyB; FromLori; EricTheRed_VocalMinority; ...

The list, ping

Let me know if you would like to be on or off the ping list

http://www.nachumlist.com/


60 posted on 10/13/2010 5:02:37 PM PDT by Nachum (The complete Obama list at www.nachumlist.com)
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To: Sub-Driver

Maybe Obama will remember what Clinton did in 1995-96 and back down on his leftist agenda.


61 posted on 10/13/2010 5:02:46 PM PDT by Clintonfatigued (Obama's more worried about Israelis building houses than he is about Islamists building atomic bombs)
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To: andy58-in-nh
“The mythology has emerged somehow that we ran this flawless campaign, I never made a mistake, that we were master communicators, everything worked in lockstep,” Obama is quoted saying.


It's funny he brings this up.

Remember it was the Great Zero himself who used the example of his “flawless campaign” to tell us what a great manager he was - this was his “business experience”....:^)

He must think we have short memories.../S

62 posted on 10/13/2010 5:03:18 PM PDT by az_gila (AZ - one Governor down... we don't want her back...)
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To: Sub-Driver

Obama should compromise.


63 posted on 10/13/2010 5:03:24 PM PDT by Brilliant
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To: nascarnation

4) Republicans can impeach the Obozo.


64 posted on 10/13/2010 5:04:32 PM PDT by DarthVader (That which supports Barack Hussein Obama must be sterilized and there are NO exceptions!)
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To: omega4179
This is an assistant lecturer, not a master politician.

Well, people like to call him 'professor'. I wonder if he has ever had an assistant professorship, or just a 'lecturer'.

65 posted on 10/13/2010 5:04:52 PM PDT by paudio (How could you be an open-minded person if you are a liberal?)
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To: Sub-Driver
Obama: Republicans Will Have to Learn to Get Along With Me

Fine, let's start by letting him pick the country he'll be deported to.

66 posted on 10/13/2010 5:05:08 PM PDT by Caipirabob ( Communists... Socialists... Democrats...Traitors... Who can tell the difference?)
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To: az_gila

You are absolutely right! LOL


67 posted on 10/13/2010 5:05:26 PM PDT by fhayek
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To: Sub-Driver

Obamby is truly like the mosquito with a h*rd-on floating on his back down the Chicago River yelling “OPEN THE BRIDGE!”


68 posted on 10/13/2010 5:05:32 PM PDT by blueyon (The U. S. Constitution - read it and weep)
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To: Sub-Driver
Too much sun playing golf caused this...


69 posted on 10/13/2010 5:06:27 PM PDT by Cobra64
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To: Caipirabob

I just wish he’d pick a country he was born in.


70 posted on 10/13/2010 5:06:27 PM PDT by tet68 ( " We would not die in that man's company, that fears his fellowship to die with us...." Henry V.)
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To: Clintonfatigued

“Maybe Obama will remember what Clinton did in 1995-96 and back down on his leftist agenda.”

He has shown no indication that he is capable of thinking outside his ideological framework. I think he meant what he said. He expects Republicans and conservatives to cooperate with him in his agenda.

When he wakes up on Nov. 3, it will be a different world - a rude awakening for him.

And there will be no sympathy for this tyrant, just because his wings are going to be clipped. He’ll be lucky to still have his job.


71 posted on 10/13/2010 5:07:22 PM PDT by WAW (Which enumerated power?)
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To: Sub-Driver

Heh. That’s our guy.


72 posted on 10/13/2010 5:09:07 PM PDT by RichInOC (Obama 2012: I Love Me Some Me....Richard Frank DeCamp, 11/13/34-9/15/10, R.I.P.)
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To: Sub-Driver
I'll work with you, Obama.

Grab that shovel - we're digging’ fence post holes today.

Just have to fence in this section (640 acres), then we're done.

73 posted on 10/13/2010 5:09:15 PM PDT by Leo Farnsworth (I'm really not Leo Farnsworth.)
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To: chickadee

Not just a chapter. You apparently missed a whole opera (or book/movie) in one of those Ring Cycles.

I’m thinking that Obama is either Mimi (for Wagner) or Gollum (from Tolkien). I can’t tell which. But I guess we will know if Zero get a taste of either Nothung or a finger.


74 posted on 10/13/2010 5:09:42 PM PDT by rod1
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To: nascarnation

I don’t think it’s an issue of what Republican’s can do if they take over Congress - it’s what do they have the spine and intelligence to do. IMO, under McConnell (Lindsay, McCain, Snow, Collins, Cornyn, Hutchinson, etc.) and Boehner they won’t do much. If it were people like DeMint and Bachmann - BO should consider who he will choose as his next victims.


75 posted on 10/13/2010 5:09:44 PM PDT by Grams A (The Sun will rise in the East in the morning and God is still on his throne.)
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To: AdmSmith; Arthur Wildfire! March; Berosus; bigheadfred; Convert from ECUSA; dervish; ...
Thanks Sub-Driver.
In a seeming twist on the post-1994 midterm calculation made by President Bill Clinton -- when Republicans pummeled Democrats in the congressional election -- Obama said he thinks Republicans will have to move in his direction no matter the outcome of the Nov. 2 vote.

76 posted on 10/13/2010 5:09:48 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (The 2nd Amendment follows right behind the 1st because some people are hard of hearing.)
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To: AdmSmith; Arthur Wildfire! March; Berosus; bigheadfred; Convert from ECUSA; dervish; ...
Thanks Sub-Driver.
In a seeming twist on the post-1994 midterm calculation made by President Bill Clinton -- when Republicans pummeled Democrats in the congressional election -- Obama said he thinks Republicans will have to move in his direction no matter the outcome of the Nov. 2 vote.

77 posted on 10/13/2010 5:09:48 PM PDT by SunkenCiv (The 2nd Amendment follows right behind the 1st because some people are hard of hearing.)
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To: Sooth2222

Can we impeach this A hole?


78 posted on 10/13/2010 5:09:58 PM PDT by tallyhoe
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To: All

He seems to think he owns the White House, DC, and the country. What a surreal, absurd joke.


79 posted on 10/13/2010 5:10:52 PM PDT by Lenora (Romans 16:20)
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To: az_gila
I think the truth is: he doesn't care a whit about anyone else's memories or expectations. Obama dwells in his own universe; only his needs, rights and desires exist, while those of others annoy and distract him from his purpose, which is to satisfy himself.

The man loves crowds and their amorphous adulation because they validate his self-image; he dislikes and removes himself from individual people because unlike the undifferentiated masses, they will challenge him.

80 posted on 10/13/2010 5:12:55 PM PDT by andy58-in-nh (America does not need to be organized: it needs to be liberated.)
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To: Sub-Driver

Dream on you fool..I can only hope that when they take over Congress and Senate your rear will be kicked out and you and the Amazon woman will go back to thug city..


81 posted on 10/13/2010 5:14:58 PM PDT by PLD (When you receive a kindness,remember it;when you bestow one,forget it)
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To: Sub-Driver

This guy is too thick to figure out anything


82 posted on 10/13/2010 5:16:03 PM PDT by GeronL (http://libertyfic.proboards.com <--- My Fiction/ Science Fiction Board)
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To: Sub-Driver

I sense a presidential temper tantrum coming on... We better watch out, or he might get mad!!!!


83 posted on 10/13/2010 5:17:14 PM PDT by Wildbill22
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To: freebilly

F*** him....


FUBO!!!


84 posted on 10/13/2010 5:19:37 PM PDT by unkus
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To: katiedidit1

Doesn’t “Obommie the Commie” get the point? we are voting OUT his cronies because we do NOT want to just get along.


I wonder if McCain will ever get it.


85 posted on 10/13/2010 5:20:38 PM PDT by unkus
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To: Sub-Driver

WRONG

Bammie you will have to get along with the Republicans. But then this is nothing new, you get just about everything wrong.


86 posted on 10/13/2010 5:20:57 PM PDT by notpoliticallycorewrecked (According to the MSM, I'm a fringe sitting, pajama wearing, Freeper)
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To: All
Vice President Biden is quoted saying Democrats are not running on health care, financial regulatory reform or the stimulus because "it's just too hard to explain" to voters.

Oh we understand it fine. Better and better by the day as a matter of fact. The arrogance of this regime is just mind boggling. And Zero's comments about the public expecting him to be perfect due the success of the campaign is nothing more than transference. "Dang it. They loved me on the trail. People were fainting and throwing their drawers, why can they not understand that this job is way over my head?"

87 posted on 10/13/2010 5:23:17 PM PDT by lovesdogs
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To: Sub-Driver

Wait a cotton pickin minute here you damned stupid bastardized man child. You are the one whom is continually bad mouthing the Republicans, the American people and so forth. Whom has to get along with whom. Grow up you pencil necked preschooler pubscent punk. You need to go back to kindergarten and preschool and learn how to socialize with others. You showing that your incapable of socializing with anyone. wonder what the psychiatrist had to say about your state of mind. If you cannot take any criticism go to the sandbox and learn once again the concept of socialization. Opps I forget they did not have sandboxes in Indonesia. Go back to Indonesia Barack Soetoro


88 posted on 10/13/2010 5:24:20 PM PDT by hondact200 ( Lincoln Freed the Enslaved. Obama Enslaves the Free. Obama is Americas Greatest Threat)
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To: Sub-Driver
Oh puh-leeze!

Obamalamadingdong, you sorry sack of Siberian snake snot.

You better get a new case of veto pens because you're gonna need them.

I hope the #1 priority of the conservatives in the Republican party is to pass as many bills as possible to expose this progressive/liberal/Socialist/Marxist/Communist for who he is.

Work with you. That would be like working with a rattlesnake and not expecting to get bitten.

Oh puh-leeze.

89 posted on 10/13/2010 5:25:44 PM PDT by cashless (Unlike Obama and his supporters, I'd rather be a TEA BAGGER than a TEA BAGGEE.)
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To: Sub-Driver
Sounds so much like an Obama threat.

Obama still doesn't get it. The Congress and Senate work for the voters. Just because he stopped working for the voters doesn't mean everybody else should. The President is looking more and more like Louis the 14th all the time.

90 posted on 10/13/2010 5:26:16 PM PDT by oyez (The difference in genius and stupidity is that genius has limits.)
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To: 4rcane
with the current gop leaders, not going to happen. They’re going to negotiable with obama over which arm he could chop off and the gop will settle with one arm and call it a victory

That is my fear especially with that idiot McCain around. He'll be the DC media's favorite Republican again forging a series of Gang of 14 compromises to undercut conservatives as much as possible. The Senate conservatives need to form a caucus and tell McCain, his girlfriend Lindsay and the other RINOs that they're not welcome.

In general, the Republicans should send bill after bill to Obama and dare him to veto them. It doesn't matter that they will not be able to override. What matters is that they continue drawing the lines clearly between our side and the other side. While they're doing that, they must use a very heavy hand in oversight of the agencies to rein in Obama's power.

The time for confrontation is not over, it's just beginning.

91 posted on 10/13/2010 5:27:30 PM PDT by Dahoser (Separation of church and state? No, we need separation of media and state.)
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To: Sub-Driver

SATIRE, yes? Sadly, no.


92 posted on 10/13/2010 5:28:52 PM PDT by BamaAndy
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To: nascarnation

“3) Imam Baraq will go stark raving mad over gridlock.”

Nah. He’ll just go golfing.


93 posted on 10/13/2010 5:28:56 PM PDT by rickb308 (Nothing good ever came from someone yelling "Allah Snackbar")
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To: SunkenCiv

Oh my goodness. He’s even more insane than I thought he was. He’s wrong about everything, but everyone else on the entire earth has to bend to his will to get along?

Forget impeachment; he’s not competent to stand trial. It’s time for the long-sleeved, canvas jacket and the rubber room, guys.

Seriously, zer0 needs intensive psychological evaluation, psychiatric care, and drugs, lots and lots of drugs.


94 posted on 10/13/2010 5:29:52 PM PDT by TheOldLady (Pablo is very wily.)
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To: Sub-Driver

If Republicans agree with anything that this radical lefwting Marxist wants to do then those Republicans can say goodbye to their voting block. I will not give Republicans another chance to screw the pooch in Congress if they do not act to overturn every Socialist Marxist Progressive Idea that the idiot that occupys the White House now wants to try and impose on America then they are not doing their job. They must stick to core Conservative Principles I think that is exactly what the mandate of this coming eleciton is.


95 posted on 10/13/2010 5:33:01 PM PDT by Typical_Whitey (Obama to America - resistance if futile, you will be assimilated.)
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To: Sub-Driver
Hahahahahahahaha...

Yeah, sure thing there champ.

We will work you like Pelosi worked Bush. Just not that nice.

Freaking egomaniacle LOSER.

96 posted on 10/13/2010 5:35:27 PM PDT by R0CK3T
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To: Sub-Driver

” or the strategy of just saying no to everything and sitting on the sidelines and throwing bombs didn’t work for them,...”

The guy has lost it.
I mean it-I seriously think he’s unraveling.
Twenty times in speeches over the past two months ,
Barry claimed that the minority Republicans were sipping Slurpees on the sidelines .
Now they’re bomb throwers.
His extreme paranoia and obvious delusional state should alarm everyone.


97 posted on 10/13/2010 5:37:42 PM PDT by Wild Irish Rogue
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To: Sub-Driver

So said every low-life tyrant from the depths of the dark ages.


98 posted on 10/13/2010 5:38:16 PM PDT by Neoliberalnot ((Read "The Grey Book" for an alternative to corruption in DC))
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To: Clintonfatigued
Maybe Obama will remember what Clinton did in 1995-96 and back down on his leftist agenda.

He is totally incapable of it. Seriously.

99 posted on 10/13/2010 5:38:30 PM PDT by Fudd Fan (Party like a mortician, grab a couple of cold ones.)
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To: TheOldLady

I see BO’s composite poll going into the low 30’s....


100 posted on 10/13/2010 5:39:03 PM PDT by iopscusa (El Vaquero. (SC Lowcountry Cowboy))
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