Skip to comments.Just 4 short years ago..
Posted on 07/03/2012 12:05:25 PM PDT by GeorgeWashingtonsGhost
4 years ago no one was afraid of being retaliated against or SWAT'd for their speech or blog comments.
4 years ago no one thought an American President might declare martial law and cancel the presidential election so he could stay in office.
4 years ago no one thought we'd withdraw from Iraq COMPLETELY.
4 years ago no one thought NASA would be all but eliminated.
4 years ago no one thought an American President would ATTACK our right to choose what we eat and drink.
4 years ago no one thought an American President would create an atmosphere where schools seize Twinkies from children's lunch boxes
4 years ago no one thought we'd have SELF PROCLAIMED Marxists in our White House.
4 years ago we'd never thought that leaks of highly classified information would become a common occurrence from the White House.
4 years ago we'd never thought that an American President would flood Mexico with UNTRACED guns as a plan to undermine our 2nd Amendment rights.
4 years ago we never thought an American President would attempt to ban domestic oil drilling in the United States.
4 years ago we never thought that not buying health insurance would be a CRIME, punishable with a fine.
4 years ago we never thought we'd have an American President whose religion is unclear.
4 years ago we never thought an American President would say "57 States".
4 years ago we never thought we'd have a president whose nanny was a transvestite.
4 years ago we never thought an American President would overturn Federal Law without consent from Congress.
4 years ago we never thought we'd have a president who has illegal alien relatives living in the United States.
4 years ago we never thought an American President would SUE our States.
4 years ago we never thought an American President would disallow associating Islam with terrorism.
4 years ago we never thought an American President would be ineligible to hold office and be allowed to stay in office.
4 years ago we never thought we'd have a president who is actively working to destroy the private sector while funneling billions of dollars to public and government sector union enterprises.
4 years ago we never would have thought we'd have a president whose mother's naked photos are on the Internet.
4 years ago we never thought we'd have an openly gay-friendly president who throws gay military parades.
4 years ago we never thought we'd have a president who forces a university to remove a Christian cross prior to his speech.
4 years ago we never thought an American President would force religious institutions to administer contraceptives and subsidize abortions.
4 years ago we never thought an American President would wage war on Bibles in our military.
4 years ago we never thought an American President would require a teleprompter while speaking to 6th graders at an elementary school.
4 years ago we never thought an American President had once eaten portions of a dog.
4 years ago we never thought that an American President would have ever used an alias.
4 years ago we never thought our president's parents would both be communist activists.
4 years ago we never thought our president and his regime would have complete control of our news media and its message.
4 years ago we never thought our president would wage war on our free-market, capitalist Republic and our Constitution and succeed at doing so, unchallenged and with impunity.
4 years ago we never thought an American President would actively work to 'CHANGE' or 'TRANSFORM' America into another form of government.
4 years ago we failed to realize that a race card can allow one powerful person to destroy all that our Forefathers fought and died for..
Can you add more?
The only leftist freaks disappointed in Hussein are the ones ticked off that he hasn’t done MORE to America.
FU Hussein Heads - F U !
All of your list can be reduced to one word:
4 years ago we’d not thought an American president would accuse police officers of ‘acting stupidly’ and holding a ‘beer summit’ afterwards.
If you think the first 4 were bad.... they are NOTHING compared to the next four.
And Romney won’t make a damned bit of difference.
We need 435 new members of Congress in 2014 or the game is over.
I voted for McCain and Sarah.
Many here feel that it would have been worse under them.
Or that by not voting for weak conservatives the GOP would transform into the 3rd party they are too lazy to create.
How’s that working out?
We need 435 new members of Congress in 2014 or the game is over.
***There is no way in HE double cuesticks that such a thing will happen. Game is already over. Now what do we do?
Did I miss on the list that he was a member of the socialist New Party?
4 years ago we would never have dreamed a single Supreme Court Chief Justice would totally destroy the relationship of the individual with the Federal government.
What's more depressing is that all we have is the flimsy reed that is Mitt Romney to act as an antidote to the toxin of Obama. I have little doubt that Romney will defeat Obama, especially after the debacle of the Supreme Court quasi-endorsement of Obamacare now threatening to further polarize Americans, with the majority being against it. However, even with Romney as president, we still need a majority in the senate (quite likely) as well as holding control of the House (also very likely). Fine. Then we have to count on self-serving old pols such as Boehner and McConnell to have enough spine to actually push through a bill to repeal Obamacare, while the national media castigates them 24/7 for doing so.
Let me put it this way: I'll believe that when I've seen it happen. We can make it happen. First, by voting on November 6th then by making our wishes known to the leaders in the House and senate - as often as necessary. We cannot tolerate a 'bait-and-switch' where Romney and the GOP leadership tell us what we want to hear now, then find numerous excuses for not repealing Obamacare next session. Our anger must be made known now, not later.
Anybody who acts surprised now was either woefully uninformed or lying to themselves.
This is the Chicago political mob come to Wash DC.
Aren’t 4 of the last 5 Illinois governors in prison?
The difference with the FedGov is the POTUS gets to appoint all the sheriffs.
It is downright shocking! However, I, for one, will not give up. Yes, I will vote for Mitt Romney because religion is not supposed to be the litmus test to run for President. We have that freedom and I want to keep it. He is a moral man, husband to one wife, financially responsibile and hard working. He does love United States of America. Is he perfect, no. Do I agree with him on everything, no. He is a natural born American and, while not perfect, will definitely be absolutely better than 4 more years of what is President now. No way would I vote 3rd party and hand over our country to the person in the White House now. Only by changing the President and getting as many like minded people in Congress can we hope to undo any damage this present administration has done.
What you said!
“He does love United States of America. Is he perfect, no.”
Ha! Based on his patriotic use of earmarks? Mitt loves mitt.
” Do I agree with him on everything, no.”
Do I agree with him on 90%? No. 80%? No. 70%? No. 60? No. 50%? No. 40%? No.
Is he the Dewey of our age? Yes.
I like your very comprehensive list. It’s downright scary what is going to happen if Obama gets a second term.
But he almost certainly will if Conservatives don’t stop whining against our own candidate and bickering among ourselves. Romney wasn’t my ideal either.
If you object to a Moderate, the result will
be a Communist/Marxist. If you object to
a Mormon, the result is most likely a closet Muslim. If you object to the American, the result will be a man who may have been born on American soil but was brought with ideals far from anything we believe in. The time is past for complaining. We need start helping the only chance we have.
Well said. It was easy on the rhetoric and heavy on the ‘to do’ list. Very good.
4 years ago we thought the Russian Revolution - and the Chinese - were historical aberrations which occurred in the face of massive social upheaval, could only be ushered in with overwhelming violence, and all but destroyed their nations for decades afterward, but that latterly Marxism was a dead issue after proving it lays waste nations.
Who could guess that the United States - guided by a certifiable sociopath largely without political experience of any kind, who was never eligible to be president in the first place, and without a peep of protest from congress - would follow in the footsteps of Lenin and Mao decades after their outworn philosophies had proven so utterly destructive and, in consequence, been abandoned in The Soviet Union and The People’s Republic?
The fellow who said that those who refuse to learn the lessons of history are doomed to repeat them... he was prescient.
And, by the way, so was George Orwell.