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EX-DEM TALKER FED UP WITH OBAMA, WILL VOTE FOR ROMNEY
Breitbart ^ | 24 Sep 2012 | CRAIG SILVERMAN

Posted on 09/26/2012 12:18:17 PM PDT by kingattax

I support Mitt Romney for President and Paul Ryan for Vice President. For most of my life, I have been a Democrat, and I very publicly voted (C-Span, live radio, The New York Times) for Obama-Biden in 2008.

As I studied Obama’s performance as President, I could no longer support him.

That was not ideal for the longevity of our eight year old, award-winning drive time radio show "Caplis and Silverman" which ended in June. Our show was somewhat premised as a left vs. right dialogue. So be it. I have another career.

I am a small business owner (Silverman and Olivas, P.C.), and a Denver trial lawyer who is a proud member of the Colorado Trial Lawyers Association. My social policies are libertarian. I am a fourth generation Denver Jew who graduated from Denver George Washington H.S., Colorado College and then CU Law School.

Some of my fellow members of the above groups may be displeased with my endorsement, but so be that, too. This is not a close choice if you are actually paying attention.

An objective person should be enormously disappointed in President Obama and his administration. The economy remains bad. The debt bomb keeps growing. Iran is on the verge of having nukes. The power of the Muslim Brotherhood and Islamism is expanding rapidly.

Our Justice Department is full of politics and political correctness. Fast and Furious is a disgrace. Attorney General Eric Holder needs to go.

(Excerpt) Read more at breitbart.com ...


TOPICS: News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: silverman

1 posted on 09/26/2012 12:18:22 PM PDT by kingattax
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To: kingattax
Remember when there were Republicans running to Obamugabe? And the media went looking for them? Same with the haughty John Effing Kerry who served in Vietnam.

Funny, the media isn't too anxious to find Democrats who are voting for Romney this time....if there were a picture of the Obama and the media, it would be this:


2 posted on 09/26/2012 12:23:46 PM PDT by SoFloFreeper
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To: kingattax

Are Reagan Democrats coming home to roost?


3 posted on 09/26/2012 12:28:23 PM PDT by smoothsailing
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To: kingattax
This is not a close choice if you are actually paying attention.

Nuff said.................

4 posted on 09/26/2012 12:30:34 PM PDT by Red Badger (Anyone who thinks wisdom comes with age is either too young or too stupid to know the difference....)
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To: kingattax

I predict Kirsten Powers will “convert” some day too.

She’s smart. Too smart to be a Democrat.


5 posted on 09/26/2012 12:31:41 PM PDT by eCSMaster (Indep. Payment Advisory Board = "Death Panels")
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To: smoothsailing

I sure hope more democrats are believing this, pull the lever, or stay home.


6 posted on 09/26/2012 12:35:01 PM PDT by NowApproachingMidnight (47%, pull off the leeches in 2012!)
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To: SoFloFreeper
The Lapdog Media getting their "ObamaTalkingPoints"


7 posted on 09/26/2012 12:36:08 PM PDT by Slyfox
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To: SoFloFreeper

Hancock?


8 posted on 09/26/2012 12:39:19 PM PDT by NonValueAdded (Obama gives us the gift of downward mobility)
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I disagree with Romney and Ryan on many social issues, but there are other, more pressing problems and priorities for America and the free world right now. If Romney wins, abortion rights are not going away. Neither are gay rights. But Israel might go away if certain events unfold.

Silverman's Jewishness is what finally convinced him that Soetoro is bad for America. He's cool with destroying millions of babies. He draws the line at the destruction of Israel.

9 posted on 09/26/2012 12:41:44 PM PDT by A.A. Cunningham (Barry Soetoro is a Kenyan communist)
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To: kingattax; ExTexasRedhead; george76; edcoil; Yaelle; ml/nj; doug from upland; SunkenCiv; ...
Memo to Craig Silverman:

Good job, Craig. Addiction to the 'Rats is tough to break, but you seem on the road to recovery!

Hopefully, there will be many more like you, especially in the "swing states."

10 posted on 09/26/2012 12:43:18 PM PDT by justiceseeker93
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To: SoFloFreeper

Oh Lordy I hope the smaller dog is a Pug mix and not a Chihuahua mix.


11 posted on 09/26/2012 12:46:31 PM PDT by Bloody Sam Roberts (Knowledge is knowing a tomato is a fruit; Wisdom is not putting it in a fruit salad.)
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To: eCSMaster
I predict Kirsten Powers will “convert” some day too.

She’s smart. Too smart to be a Democrat.

You may have something there. She has a hard time suppressing the truth in her. She's also too cute to be a Demonrat.

12 posted on 09/26/2012 1:09:50 PM PDT by luvbach1 (Stop the destruction in 2012 or continue the decline)
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To: kingattax
Attorney General Eric Holder needs to go.

Yes to JAIL...

13 posted on 09/26/2012 1:10:33 PM PDT by ExCTCitizen (Yes, Obama, I had help with my business. MY CUSTOMERS!)
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To: SoFloFreeper

Your picture is far to subtle. What are you really saying?


14 posted on 09/26/2012 1:12:36 PM PDT by jwsea55
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To: kingattax

“An objective person should be enormously disappointed in President Obama and his administration.”

Yeh, except you were stupid enough to vote for him in the first place.


15 posted on 09/26/2012 1:23:14 PM PDT by SgtHooper (The last thing I want to do is hurt you. But it's still on the list.)
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To: SoFloFreeper

Romney cannot even get out of bed in the morning without the MSM accusing him of something else. They’ve chosen sides and are actively campaigning for the One.

Are they really stupid enough to think that most Americans these days haven’t had their fill of the biased, partisan lying that constantly permeates literally all of their political “reporting”?

IMO, the more free campaigning the media provides the more America is going to turn against them and the One.


16 posted on 09/26/2012 1:24:40 PM PDT by Bullish (Barry's not fit to shine the shoes of a REAL President.)
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To: Bloody Sam Roberts

Whadya mean? He’s second in line, you just cant tell it.


17 posted on 09/26/2012 1:25:51 PM PDT by SgtHooper (The last thing I want to do is hurt you. But it's still on the list.)
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To: ExCTCitizen
Attorney General Eric Holder needs to go.

Yes to JAIL...

And so does his boss.

18 posted on 09/26/2012 1:25:51 PM PDT by Bullish (Barry's not fit to shine the shoes of a REAL President.)
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To: kingattax

This is something that gives me some confidence going forward. I don’t know anyone who voted against O last time, who has said “you know, I was wrong about the guy, he is doing a pretty good job... I think I’m voting for Obama this time”.

No one.

But you do run into people who tell you they voted for O last time, but not this time. Some say they will vote Romney, some say they’ll sit it out.

But there are a small number of Dems who are crossing our way, and essentially no Repubs crossing the other direction this time. In a fifty-fifty country, it only takes a few, and Obama is bleeding Dems in every category.


19 posted on 09/26/2012 1:31:06 PM PDT by marron
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To: eCSMaster
I predict Kirsten Powers will “convert” some day too.

She’s smart. Too smart to be a Democrat.

And she's too pretty to be a dim, too.

20 posted on 09/26/2012 1:38:47 PM PDT by TangoLimaSierra (To the left the truth looks like Right-Wing extremism.)
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To: A.A. Cunningham; SunkenCiv; Clintonfatigued; Political Junkie Too; ml/nj; ExTexasRedhead; ...
Silverman's Jewishness is what finally convinced him that Soetoro is bad for America.

Nothing wrong with that, as long as he's voting against Zero. He won't be the only Jewish Obama voter in 2008 who will be abandoning the erstwhile "Messiah" this year. Look for Zero's percentage of the Jewish vote to be reduced by somewhere about 15 points nationwide, which could provide Romney his margin of victory in Florida. Jeopardizing the future of Israel by pandering to her sworn enemies might turn out to be a critical factor in sinking his re-election bid.

21 posted on 09/26/2012 2:37:51 PM PDT by justiceseeker93
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To: luvbach1
She's also too cute to be a Demonrat.

I would agree that in general, Republican women are more physically attractive than 'Rat women. But there are some exceptions to every rule.

Now why would anyone be so interested in Kirsten Powers converting? I don't see her as a major political figure.

22 posted on 09/26/2012 2:43:15 PM PDT by justiceseeker93
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To: kingattax

Have the Obamacare pharmacies run low on stupid pills? Told them this would happen.


23 posted on 09/26/2012 2:47:35 PM PDT by Eleutheria5 (End the occupation. Annex today.)
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To: marron; All
But there are a small number of Dems who are crossing our way, and essentially no Repubs crossing the other direction this time.

Plus there are some Pubbies who sat out 2008, having been put off by McCain's campaign, and who now realize they just can't afford another four years of this disaster. In other words, greater Republican turnout!

24 posted on 09/26/2012 3:05:48 PM PDT by justiceseeker93
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To: eCSMaster

Problem with the converts is they’re usually not “all in.” Like this guy and I’m sure Kirsten would be, they remain liberals on social issues like abortion, but might become fiscal or foreign policy conservatives. Or you’ll have pro-lifers who like big-government socialism going one way or the other. The reason they can switch at all is because they’ve never been quite all-in with either party.


25 posted on 09/26/2012 3:10:50 PM PDT by JediJones (KARL ROVE: "And remember, this year, no one is seriously talking about ending abortion.")
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To: justiceseeker93
Exceptions...


26 posted on 09/26/2012 3:22:48 PM PDT by JediJones (KARL ROVE: "And remember, this year, no one is seriously talking about ending abortion.")
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To: justiceseeker93
The rule...


27 posted on 09/26/2012 3:30:32 PM PDT by JediJones (KARL ROVE: "And remember, this year, no one is seriously talking about ending abortion.")
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To: justiceseeker93

There’s plenty wrong with that. Silverman is fine with genocide unless it involves the extermination of Israel. If Soetoro hadn’t thrown Israel under the bus, Silverman would vote for him, forget about what he’s done to the United States. That schmuck shyster is one principled guy.


28 posted on 09/26/2012 6:11:01 PM PDT by A.A. Cunningham (Barry Soetoro is a Kenyan communist)
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To: A.A. Cunningham; All
Look, the top priority of the whole conservative movement now is to beat Zero, and the only viable way of doing that is to vote for Romney, even though he's far from a perfect GOP candidate. So we don't have the luxury right now of attacking various people who usually vote 'Rat and are coming over to our side. They can only help in achieving the immediate and overarching goal, especially, if like Silverman, they are in swing states.

It has always taken a coalation of various types of voters to win national elections, and the differences between the various pro-Romney factions have to be overlooked for now to lift our candidate to victory. After that happens, we can have discussions focusing on our differences, and I'm sure they'll become hot and heavy. But this is not the time.

29 posted on 09/26/2012 9:19:22 PM PDT by justiceseeker93
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To: dennisw; Cachelot; Nix 2; veronica; Catspaw; knighthawk; Alouette; Optimist; weikel; Lent; GregB; ..
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30 posted on 09/27/2012 6:35:14 AM PDT by SJackson (none of this suggests there are hostile feelings for the US in Egypt, Victoria Nuland, State Dept)
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To: A.A. Cunningham

What people have to remember around here especially is that conservatism always takes hold in one or two issues, and it is our job as conservatives to point out and educate new conservative leaning people about becoming full throttle.

If you bemoan them on everything else, then the conservative movement shrinks instead of grows.


31 posted on 09/27/2012 1:25:54 PM PDT by sf4dubya (I rebelled against my parents by becoming a conservative. REJECT THEN STOP SOCIALISM THIS NOV!)
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To: SoFloFreeper

Pic stolen - Thanks ........................................................ FRegards


32 posted on 09/27/2012 4:39:26 PM PDT by gonzo ( Buy more ammo, dammit! You should already have the firearms ... FRegards)
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To: kingattax
This guy isn't alone.

I hate to tell anecdotal stories, but I think this is relevant.

My mom is a hardcore New Yawk collectivist Democrat. When she and my dad were younger, they campaigned for Jimmy Carter. (Despite the fact that we're Jewish, but good luck explaining that to her.) She had a crush on Bill Caligula and she thinks Hitlery is the smartest woman in world history. She watches PMSNBC day in and day out and to this day, hates George W Bush with a passion that would scare the hell out of the dorks at Alternet and DU.

And yet.....

And yet.....

She's voting for Romney and has a sign in her front yard.

I don't know why. (Aside from giving each other politically themed gag gifts for Hanukkah, we never discuss politics. Last Hanukkah I got a subscription to the International Socialist Review and she got Atlas Shrugged and Anthem from me one year, but I digress.) And frankly, I don't care why. Progress is progress.
33 posted on 09/27/2012 7:11:17 PM PDT by Absolutely Nobama (The Doomsday Clock is at 11:59:00......tick-tock, tick-tock, tick-tock.....)
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To: JediJones

“Problem with the converts is they’re usually not “all in.” Like this guy and I’m sure Kirsten would be, they remain liberals on social issues like abortion, but might become fiscal or foreign policy conservatives. Or you’ll have pro-lifers who like big-government socialism going one way or the other. The reason they can switch at all is because they’ve never been quite all-in with either party.”

That’s all right by me. Just get them to vote Pub for the first time, and then work on them on the other issues. You get nowhere by keeping them out for purist reasons at this point. Get them in the Party and then step by step get them prepped on the other issues until one day, voila, they are true converts. It happens all the time.

Rush Limbaugh has the right attitude towards those that join the Pub Party; he welcomes them with open arms and is delighted that the light bulb went on in the first place so that they took a mini step towards the Pubs, and then a giant step by voting for them. We need all the converts we can get.


34 posted on 09/28/2012 6:08:47 AM PDT by flaglady47 (When the gov't fears the people, liberty; When the people fear the gov't, tyranny.)
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To: A.A. Cunningham

Sometimes it takes something VERY personal for a person to overcome what your mother, father, friends, Reform Rabbi, schoolteachers, professors, and the media teach you.

I’m not going to attack the guy for coming to our side.


35 posted on 09/28/2012 7:41:22 AM PDT by Jewbacca (The residents of Iroquois territory may not determine whether Jews may live in Jerusalem.)
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To: A.A. Cunningham

I want his vote. . .he is ‘getting it’; and will bet; ‘more light to come’. Just glad, he is choosing Mitt versus; the Marxist degradation - and threat - passing for US President.


36 posted on 09/29/2012 10:15:01 AM PDT by cricket ( IMarxism is a redistribution not only of 'wealth' but of Inalienable Rights.)
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To: Bloody Sam Roberts

Looks just like my chihuahua. I “affectionately” call him a nurse fish because he grooms our youngest basset constantly, teeth, ears, everything.


37 posted on 09/29/2012 10:22:33 AM PDT by ican'tbelieveit (School is prison for children who have commited the crime of being born. (attr: St_Thomas_Aquinas))
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To: A.A. Cunningham

Amazing how they are ok with the destruction of the truly innocent, but cringe at the possibility of having to suffer as an adult.

And, how can any true “libertarian” vote for democrats.


38 posted on 09/29/2012 10:25:20 AM PDT by ican'tbelieveit (School is prison for children who have commited the crime of being born. (attr: St_Thomas_Aquinas))
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To: A.A. Cunningham

(BTW and’whatever’; this man has impressive credentials - and you call him a ‘smuck shyster’?). Do think, perceptions like this; do not help Jews move to the higher ground that we believe we hold to, as Conservatives.


39 posted on 09/29/2012 10:26:00 AM PDT by cricket ( IMarxism is a redistribution not only of 'wealth' but of Inalienable Rights.)
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