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Obama: "If youíve got a business -- you didnít build that. Somebody else made that happen."
whitehouse.gov ^ | July 13, 2012 | Barack Obama

Posted on 07/14/2012 3:17:41 PM PDT by BarnacleCenturion

Excerpt from the socialist-in-chief speech yesterday in Virginia:

"If you’ve got a business -- you didn’t build that. Somebody else made that happen. The Internet didn’t get invented on its own. Government research created the Internet so that all the companies could make money off the Internet."

(Excerpt) Read more at whitehouse.gov ...


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1 posted on 07/14/2012 3:17:48 PM PDT by BarnacleCenturion
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To: BarnacleCenturion

Aye carumba.


2 posted on 07/14/2012 3:19:41 PM PDT by F15Eagle (1 John 5:4-5, 4:15, 5:13; John 3:17-18, 6:69, 11:25, 14:6, 20:31; Rom10:8-11; 1 Tim 2:5; Titus 3:4-5)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

What a bloated egotistical idea of what government ought to be about.

Government is there to keep a minimum of order and defend the country. That’s it. Businesses and people do very well when government is competent at that.

The nanny is nagging at us about how much she’s needed. Go away nanny.


3 posted on 07/14/2012 3:20:50 PM PDT by raccoonnookkeeper (I keep raccoons in a nook.)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

What an ignorant arse hole.


4 posted on 07/14/2012 3:21:10 PM PDT by beethovenfan (If Islam is the solution, the "problem" must be freedom.)
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To: BarnacleCenturion
He's projecting his own complete and total helplessness onto everyone else.
5 posted on 07/14/2012 3:21:28 PM PDT by E. Pluribus Unum (Government is the religion of the sociopath.)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot?

let this guy keep talking. at this rate, romney may not have to open his mouth again.


6 posted on 07/14/2012 3:21:28 PM PDT by JohnBrowdie (http://forum.stink-eye.net)
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To: BarnacleCenturion
In a small way, he has a point. ALL endeavors are based on past achievements. ALL, except perhaps the very first few in man's history.

That said, he's full of crap otherwise, because generation of a business takes a man or woman, a vision, bravery, and hard work. A business is NOT otherwise created by government, and it does NOT spontaneously arise.

So, Obama is maybe 2% right.... and 98% WRONG.

7 posted on 07/14/2012 3:22:01 PM PDT by Lazamataz (Borg Zombies walk around groaning "Commmppuutteerrrrssss......Commmppuutteerrrrssss......")
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To: BarnacleCenturion

Buck you Ofama.


8 posted on 07/14/2012 3:22:20 PM PDT by Copenhagen Smile (Ask me no questions, I"ll tell you no lies)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

It’s beyond comprehension that this man is in charge of anything - much less our treasury and everything else he’s muscled his way into - now including the SCOTUS.

Can it get worse???? I’m afraid a second term would make his first term look conservative.


9 posted on 07/14/2012 3:22:33 PM PDT by Aria ( 2008 wasn't an election - it was a coup d'etat.)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

IIRC, the internet was developed by the military and then was further used by universities. It was only, relatively, recently that it was expanded to business and other uses.


10 posted on 07/14/2012 3:23:19 PM PDT by Jemian
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To: raccoonnookkeeper

“Government research created the Internet so that all the companies could make money off the Internet.”...and who invented The Goverment, A..h..e.


11 posted on 07/14/2012 3:23:45 PM PDT by Mouton (Voting is an opiate of the electorate. Nothing changes no matter who wins..)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

Is this a satire article?


12 posted on 07/14/2012 3:24:04 PM PDT by omega4179 ( el 0bama comio un perro)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

Well, if that’s what he believes, it explains all of his actions. All that (alleged) education and no wisdom.


13 posted on 07/14/2012 3:24:32 PM PDT by lurk
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To: BarnacleCenturion

Why is the entirety of his campaign speech on the White House web page?????


14 posted on 07/14/2012 3:24:48 PM PDT by SERKIT ("Blazing Saddles" explains it all.......)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

lol. the white house included shouted remarks from the adoring masses.

I wonder if they included the sex noises that they made later.

AUDIENCE MEMBER: We love you, Mr. President!

THE PRESIDENT: I love you back. (Applause.)


15 posted on 07/14/2012 3:25:14 PM PDT by JohnBrowdie (http://forum.stink-eye.net)
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To: lurk

It’s the classic leftist and Democrat schtick.


16 posted on 07/14/2012 3:25:58 PM PDT by raccoonnookkeeper (I keep raccoons in a nook.)
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To: Lazamataz

Obumbler channeling Isaac Newton (who has never heard of) is appalling. The correct quotation is “If I have seen further, it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.”

Obastard thinks the “giant” is government. Nothing could be further from the truth.


17 posted on 07/14/2012 3:26:15 PM PDT by ProtectOurFreedom
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To: BarnacleCenturion

UGH!


18 posted on 07/14/2012 3:26:15 PM PDT by AuntB (Illegal immigration is simply more "share the wealth" socialism and a CRIME not a race!)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

I think he’s back on blow. Have you seen his eyes lately? He’s riding the crazy train.


19 posted on 07/14/2012 3:26:32 PM PDT by nolongerademocrat ("Before you ask G-d for something, first thank G-d for what you already have." B'rachot 30b)
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To: JohnBrowdie

What a bunch of idolaters.


20 posted on 07/14/2012 3:26:48 PM PDT by raccoonnookkeeper (I keep raccoons in a nook.)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

Ohhhh... Man.

If Government is responsible for all success in this country then I guess they are also responsible for all failures too.

These people and Obama in particular really are in need of some padded room time. I’ve haven’t seen such a disconnect from reality in a very long time. At least I hadn’t prior to this crew getting into office with their myriad hangers-on.


21 posted on 07/14/2012 3:28:12 PM PDT by The Working Man
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To: SERKIT

Simple, whereever he made it, it became a government, not a political action, and therefore, not charged to him as a political expense.

This place has become the equal of Alice falling down the rabbit hole.


22 posted on 07/14/2012 3:29:08 PM PDT by Mouton (Voting is an opiate of the electorate. Nothing changes no matter who wins..)
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To: BarnacleCenturion
Here's where Romney should pounce. Have a commercial ready tomorrow.
23 posted on 07/14/2012 3:29:08 PM PDT by tobyhill (Defund Obamacare Now)
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To: F15Eagle

The Kenyan is just plain nuts.


24 posted on 07/14/2012 3:29:47 PM PDT by jimbo123
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To: BarnacleCenturion

Nobody has earned a damned thing. It is all stuff we don’t deserve to have. So .. naturally, it is his right to take it all from us.
Case closed.
(Gee, he must be off his teleprompter these days!?)


25 posted on 07/14/2012 3:30:03 PM PDT by faithhopecharity
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To: BarnacleCenturion

Obama isn’t even trying to win anymore. And his futile “scorched earth” campaign will be forgotten by this time next year.


26 posted on 07/14/2012 3:30:12 PM PDT by ILS21R (Et tu, Roberts?)
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To: raccoonnookkeeper

Did they learn no lessons from watching Elizabeth Warren and her bulging neck veins?


27 posted on 07/14/2012 3:30:12 PM PDT by relictele
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To: BarnacleCenturion

What a stupid bastard. Everyone’s taxes paid for it.


28 posted on 07/14/2012 3:31:08 PM PDT by ImJustAnotherOkie (zerogottago)
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To: The Working Man
If Government is responsible for all success in this country then I guess they are also responsible for all failures too.

Blame Bush! But oh! we must never cast an aspersion on Sir Obama. It is to vomit.

29 posted on 07/14/2012 3:31:48 PM PDT by raccoonnookkeeper (I keep raccoons in a nook.)
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To: jimbo123

“The Kenyan is just plain nuts.”

Yup, 25 amendment time.


30 posted on 07/14/2012 3:31:53 PM PDT by Mouton (Voting is an opiate of the electorate. Nothing changes no matter who wins..)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

What a maroon. I have yet to see government do anything for small business except stand in its way and demand taxes and maddening regulatory compliance.


31 posted on 07/14/2012 3:32:35 PM PDT by ottbmare (The OTTB Mare)
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To: BarnacleCenturion
Government research created the Internet so that all the companies could make money off the Internet ...

damn ... all these years I thought Al Gore invented the Internet.

32 posted on 07/14/2012 3:33:38 PM PDT by BluH2o
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To: BarnacleCenturion
Government research created the Internet so that all the companies could make money off the Internet

No, government created the internet to connect different research facilities and education institutions. Then they kept it to mostly to themselves for years. When they finally allowed commercial connections in 1995, the internet took off, to the point where most people believe the history of the internet only goes back to around 1995. The billions invested in internet hardware and software since 95 was due to the pursuit of profit.

33 posted on 07/14/2012 3:33:59 PM PDT by Vince Ferrer
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And then, at MOST, maybe so graciously offer to cut a little bit of the huge mass of red tape it has set up.


34 posted on 07/14/2012 3:34:54 PM PDT by raccoonnookkeeper (I keep raccoons in a nook.)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

I first read this here:
http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/2906582/posts

but glad you posted it with his statement as title because more people will see it this way!!

Possibly his most outrageous statement as president.


35 posted on 07/14/2012 3:35:06 PM PDT by SE Mom (Proud mom of an Iraq war combat vet)
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To: BluH2o

Which he doubtless regrets now as all those wires and routers just warm the basket case earth.


36 posted on 07/14/2012 3:36:13 PM PDT by raccoonnookkeeper (I keep raccoons in a nook.)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

Since the very beginning of our Nation the most consistant enemy has been the Democrats.


37 posted on 07/14/2012 3:36:24 PM PDT by rockinqsranch (Dems, Libs, Socialists, call 'em what you will, they ALL have fairies livin' in their trees.)
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To: BarnacleCenturion
Lets see, last century government gave the world the marvelous inventions of

-World War (two of them)

-Nuclear Weapons (two whole cities destroyed)

-Cold War (threatened the entire planet with destruction)

So far this century government has done the following

-Run up the most massive debt in world history (US)

-Three nuclear reactor meltdowns (Japan would not have reactors without government involvement)

Would the planet be better off without the obvious corrupt evil of human governance ?

And BTW, Emperor Zero. Government is doing everything it can to destroy my small business.

38 posted on 07/14/2012 3:36:42 PM PDT by justa-hairyape
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To: Lazamataz
"2%"

Yes, we exist and have thumbs and everything. If not for those facts we'd not exist nor have thumbs. Guess what? If no one harnessed electricity then we'd harness it now.

The only 2% in play is the 2% you've bought in to Zero's BS.


39 posted on 07/14/2012 3:36:48 PM PDT by I see my hands (It's time to.. KICK OUT THE JAMS, MOTHER FREEPERS!)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

Okay, all you slackers. We’te going to be working for a few more hours this evening and we start at 7am on Monday.

Oh, and one of you REALLY needs to clean the employee bathroom.


40 posted on 07/14/2012 3:37:13 PM PDT by nodumbblonde ("The ladder of success is best climbed by stepping on the rungs of opportunity." - Ayn Rand)
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To: Jemian

The internet was originally the concept of scientists at various universities who had email and chat functions (kind of a crude intranet) on their universities’ computer and wanted to communicate and share data. The next step was DARPANET, developed by the Defense Advanced Projects Administration in northern Virginia. But it was essentially private enterprise that recognized the enormous commercial possibilities of connected computers and ran with it. If we had continued to wait for government to roll it out, we’d all still be on dialup AOL 2.0 and consider ourselves lucky. ONLY competition and the promise of some payoff stirs humans to strive and innovate.


41 posted on 07/14/2012 3:37:29 PM PDT by ottbmare (The OTTB Mare)
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To: SE Mom

Doubtless the title police will come along and say YOU SHOULDA PUT THAT IN BRACKETS or something similar.


42 posted on 07/14/2012 3:37:46 PM PDT by raccoonnookkeeper (I keep raccoons in a nook.)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

“If you’ve got a business — you didn’t build that.”

A short expression of Marxism. The collective owns everything including the efforts and aspirations of the individual. No wonder he sees nothing threatening about Hugo.


43 posted on 07/14/2012 3:37:46 PM PDT by JimSEA
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To: BarnacleCenturion

You can’t argue and reason with these people and their warped view of the world.. They need to removed from power in November.


44 posted on 07/14/2012 3:38:32 PM PDT by HereInTheHeartland ("The writing is on the wall - Unions are screwed. reformist2 10:04 PM #27")
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To: BarnacleCenturion

Whew... This simple p.o.s. Ubama needs to go.


45 posted on 07/14/2012 3:38:32 PM PDT by Lancey Howard
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To: JimSEA

But of course as one of our friends points out, then the failures are owned by Nanny too. She’s a little shy about confessing that.


46 posted on 07/14/2012 3:38:56 PM PDT by raccoonnookkeeper (I keep raccoons in a nook.)
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To: BarnacleCenturion

He’s always been given everything because he threatens people. He is Affirmative Action run amok.


47 posted on 07/14/2012 3:40:06 PM PDT by txrefugee
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To: BarnacleCenturion

I have two businesses. And yes, I built them both from the ground up. Obama sure didn’t have anything to do with either of them.

I put these businesses together with my blood sweat and tears and the support of my beautiful wife. I’ll be damned if I let some arrogant pr!ck in the White House destroy all that I’ve worked for over the years.


49 posted on 07/14/2012 3:41:32 PM PDT by BCR #226 (02/07 SOT www.extremefirepower.com...The BS stops when the hammer drops.)
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To: omega4179
"Is this a satire article?"

Well, yes.

In the sense that everything coming from "whitehouse.gov" is unintentionally self-satirical.
50 posted on 07/14/2012 3:42:36 PM PDT by shibumi (Cover it with gas and set it on fire.)
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