Skip to comments.Strassel: A Chronic Case of Obamnesia
Posted on 10/26/2012 6:54:15 AM PDT by Brandonmark
With 10 days until the election, Barack Obama's latest strategy is to claim that his opponent has developed "stage 3 Romnesia." Mitt Romney, the argument goes, is conveniently forgetting his real agenda, flipping his positions to better appeal to the electorate. Since Mr. Romney's conservative base would surely disagree, this raises the question of whether the president isn't himself suffering from a psychological malady that experts call "projection."
"I happen to be a proponent of a single-payer universal health care program"Illinois state Sen. Barack Obama, June 2003.
"I have not said that I was a single-payer supporter"President Obama, August 2009.
"Leadership means that the buck stops here. . . . I therefore intend to oppose the effort to increase America's debt limit"Sen. Barack Obama, March 2006.
"It is not acceptable for us not to raise the debt ceiling and to allow the U.S. government to default"President Obama, July 2011.
"I favor legalizing same-sex marriages, and would fight efforts to prohibit such marriages"Obama questionnaire response, 1996, while running for Illinois state Senate.
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Obama1: "Destroy America. Tax citizens until they give up their will."
Obama2: "Help al Qaeda. Weaponize incoming terrorists.
Destroy, degrade, and make impotent, the US military."