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The Stuff of Third World Tyrants
Townhall.com ^ | January 29, 2013 | David Limbaugh

Posted on 01/29/2013 5:15:12 AM PST by Kaslin

President Barack Obama is not just a radical leftist; he is obviously so ensconced in his ideology that he believes -- or wants you to believe -- that anyone who opposes him must have sinister motives.

One of his recurring themes is that some Republicans would work with him but can't do so for fear of reprisal from Grover Norquist on taxes, the National Rifle Association on guns, the conservative House caucus, radio talk show hosts and your garden-variety racists, who allegedly oppose Obama just for sport.

In mid-January, Obama accused the "gun lobby" of "ginning up" fears that the federal government would use the Newtown, Conn., shooting tragedy to seize America's guns, saying, "It's certainly good for business." Is that how presidents should talk?

Obama suggested that GOP congressional opposition was based not on principle but on the fear that unless it resisted Obama's gun-grabbing schemes, it would lose its precious NRA funding. As if the American public agrees with Obama on this issue any more than it did on Obamacare. As if Obama truly cares whether the American public agrees with him on this issue (other than as a means to an end) any more than he cared about the public's view on Obamacare.

Indeed, this is either record-breaking myopia or sophisticated Orwellian deception. Few things are more palpable on the political scene today than the groundswell of grass-roots support for the right to own firearms under the Second Amendment. It is intrinsic to the American character.

Obama didn't just mischaracterize the public mood on the issue of gun control; he threw in an additional allegation of political corruption against Republicans, saying, "The House Republican majority is made up mostly of members who are in sharply gerrymandered districts that are very safely Republican and may not feel compelled to pay attention to broad-based public opinion, because what they're really concerned about is the opinions of their specific Republican constituencies."

Do you see the pattern here? As the leading disciple of radical community organizer Saul Alinsky, Obama must delegitimize his political opposition. He can't just debate issues on the merits. He must "pick the target, freeze it, personalize it, and polarize it." We've seen Obama do it on virtually every policy he has promoted -- from demonizing health care professionals and insurance companies in pursuit of Obamacare to taunting "fat cat banks" in his quest for financial "reform" to his defamation of "big oil" to his personal attacks on the "rich" to his savaging of Rep. Paul Ryan and other House Republicans as callous toward seniors and the middle class for daring to reform entitlements.

Obama will not stand for House Republicans to be seen as good-faith opponents to his socialist agenda. He has to slander them with charges of nefarious motives. Republicans oppose his gun grab because they jealously guard their corruptly acquired congressional seats (through gerrymandering), which depend upon blood money from the NRA, which is motivated by its own lust for profits. There simply can't be any legitimate public opposition to his position, because, by gosh, he's the president and his views -- and mandate -- are superior.

Obama isn't content just to vilify his congressional opposition. With a newfound cockiness from his re-election that even exceeds his previous levels, he has now called out Fox News and private citizen Rush Limbaugh. Alinsky's cremated ashes must be glowing with delight.

Obama said, "If a Republican member of Congress is not punished on Fox News or by Rush Limbaugh for working with a Democrat on a bill of common interest, then you'll see more of them doing it." He added, "The more left-leaning media outlets recognize that compromise is not a dirty word" and that Democratic leaders are "willing to buck the more absolutist-wing elements in our party to try to get stuff done."

That statement alone should tell you how warped Obama's perspective is. The congressional Democratic leadership is already so leftist and uncompromising that it doesn't have to worry about pleasing more leftist elements. And the left-leaning media not only don't recognize what true compromise is but also don't hold Obama to account for his own habitual refusal to compromise.

That Obama is the most ideologically extreme president in history and routinely demonizes his political opponents is bad enough. But he has crossed the line in targeting the sole TV news outlet that refuses to allow his propaganda to go unchallenged and even more so in attacking commentator Rush Limbaugh for the sin of articulating the opinions of millions upon millions of American patriots who are horrified at Obama's statist agenda.

This is the stuff of Third World tyrants, my friends. This is the MO of dictators, who want to control the media and silence any unfavorable coverage or commentary. Even liberals should be outraged at this abominable behavior. And they should have the integrity to say so.


TOPICS: Editorial
KEYWORDS: banglist; guncontrol; secondamendment

1 posted on 01/29/2013 5:15:15 AM PST by Kaslin
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To: Kaslin

“In mid-January, Obama accused the “gun lobby” of “ginning up” fears that the federal government would use the Newtown, Conn., shooting tragedy to seize America’s guns”

The federal government IS using the Newtown, Conn., shooting tragedy to seize America’s guns!


2 posted on 01/29/2013 5:18:29 AM PST by V_TWIN (obama=where there's smoke, there's mirrors)
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To: Kaslin
And Obama could not do what he is doing without the full advocacy and assistance of the corrupt MSM. That is where Obama derives his power. Obamacare would not have passed without the heavy lifting of the corrupt MSM. Obama would not have been elected and reelected without the heavy lifting of the corrupt MSM.

We overlook this at our peril. Any reorganization of this country must include the dismantling of the corrupt MSM machine.

3 posted on 01/29/2013 5:21:39 AM PST by Obadiah (We must commit to remove every Senate Blue-dog Democrat from office in 2014!)
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To: Kaslin

He is lying, the government is trying to seize firearms. They haven’t (quite) worked up the courage or support - yet. But make no mistake, sooner or later they will. This is yet another in a long long series of bald faced lies by the the liar in chief.


4 posted on 01/29/2013 5:22:41 AM PST by ThunderSleeps (Stop obama now! Stop the hussein - insane agenda!)
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To: Kaslin

Marxists never trust the people. A small cadre takes over by force. That is why the Miami and Houston military drills this week bear scrutiny. Has any msm outlet covered this? If not, why not?


5 posted on 01/29/2013 5:27:38 AM PST by txrefugee
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To: Obadiah

How would you have it dismantled and what would replace it? This doesn’t sound like a free press.

If you can destroy/dismantle something you can control it. If you control it then it isn’t free.

Media doesn’t need to be corrupt when so many people want to hear what it says. Is just providing pap at that point.


6 posted on 01/29/2013 5:29:22 AM PST by texanred
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To: V_TWIN

Since Fast and Furious backfired, they are using the Newton event to do what F and F was supposed to do.


7 posted on 01/29/2013 5:33:36 AM PST by central_va ( I won't be reconstructed and I do not give a damn.)
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To: Kaslin

The RNC never was willing to adjust their strategy to deal effectively with a political thug. That’s why we lost two presidential elections. Conservatives recognized it immediately, and changed tactics. The RNC is still running campaigns like it is 1976.


8 posted on 01/29/2013 5:34:11 AM PST by ilgipper (Obama supporters are comprised of the uninformed & the ill-informed)
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To: Kaslin

The assault by the government gun grabbers, Obamacare, Social Engineering of the Military, incompetancy of the National Security, the list goes on, and on, and on of all the current, and historical incremental bastardizations of our Constitutional Republic since Wilson’s time.

We must flush the congressional bowl, pull that chain at least three times to clear the debris from the bowl, and return this Nation to the Founders vision of a Constitutional Republic.


9 posted on 01/29/2013 5:35:28 AM PST by rockinqsranch (Dems, Libs, Socialists, call 'em what you will, they ALL have fairies livin' in their trees.)
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To: Kaslin
This is the MO of dictators, who want to control the media and silence any unfavorable coverage or commentary. Even liberals should be outraged at this abominable behavior. And they should have the integrity to say so.

Maybe it is the liberals and the media that are intimidated by the Chicago/terrorist style intimidation.

If you notice it is the liberals that are willing to submit to the demands of the islamists for fear of making them angry. Liberals are fearful people. They are afraid of guns, the environment, the additives in food, too much sugar, too much salt, unsafe vehicles, loud noises, etc. etc.

Obama knows this and is intimidating them. Every time he farts, they cheer.

10 posted on 01/29/2013 5:35:28 AM PST by oldbrowser (They are marxists, don't call them democrats)
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To: V_TWIN

Basically President Hate America is not presidential and he’s a liar. Some of us saw that before he was voted in the first time.


11 posted on 01/29/2013 5:42:49 AM PST by austinaero
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To: Kaslin
Even liberals should be outraged at this abominable behavior. And they should have the integrity to say so.

Liberals!

Integrity!

Bwahahahahaha!!! Stop, you're killing me!

12 posted on 01/29/2013 5:50:33 AM PST by Sicon ("All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others." - G. Orwell)
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To: Kaslin
Even liberals should be outraged at this abominable behavior. And they should have the integrity to say so.

But they have no integrity....

13 posted on 01/29/2013 6:04:45 AM PST by Rummyfan (Iraq: it's not about Iraq anymore, it's about the USA!)
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To: Kaslin

14 posted on 01/29/2013 6:59:47 AM PST by Travis McGee (www.EnemiesForeignAndDomestic.com)
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To: Sicon

Some liberals have integrity in their personal dealings, but lack the smarts/logic/rational thinking to apply it to obama and his political talk.

How many times have you heard people (not conservatives) bemoan the lack of bi-partisanship and want Congress to “do something”, to come up with a “grand bargain”. They have no idea what they are talking about. A “grand bargain” was Solomon suggesting splitting the baby in two (it wouldn’t have ended well for the baby, though). There are plenty of examples of Congress “doing something” that is not advantageous to the US.

The one thing I have noticed is that as obama ratchets up his third world rhetoric, so do these liberals. obama is an idiot....time for Conservatives to break ranks and start treating him as one. We are at war politically; time for us Conservatives to take the lead and join the battle.


15 posted on 01/29/2013 7:11:59 AM PST by Girlene
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To: Kaslin

J”....because what they’re really concerned about is the opinions of their specific Republican constituencies.”

Isn’t that exactly what they’re supposed to do?


16 posted on 01/29/2013 5:24:08 PM PST by Terry Mross (How long does America have?)
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To: Kaslin
(Article)
Indeed, this is either record-breaking myopia or sophisticated Orwellian deception.

"I'll take Orwellian deception for $800, Alex."

This guy's moves parse out so closely with Hitler's and Lenin's that it's not funny. And all he needs is the MSM in his corner, and his cadre.

17 posted on 01/29/2013 10:26:02 PM PST by lentulusgracchus
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To: ilgipper
The RNC is still running campaigns like it is 1976.

They're like a big, slow-moving sauropod that, set upon by fleeter carnivores with long, ruinous teeth, thinks its best bet is to lumber faster.

18 posted on 01/29/2013 10:29:38 PM PST by lentulusgracchus
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To: Kaslin
(Art.) ... his savaging of Rep. Paul Ryan and other House Republicans as callous toward seniors ....

"Callous"? How about "murderous" and "matricidal"? The "throw granny off the cliff" ad was personally directed at Paul Ryan, but we're supposed to be okay with that and "remain civil" in our discourse, lest we be thought demagogic or, God forbid, waaacisss!!

19 posted on 01/30/2013 12:05:39 AM PST by lentulusgracchus
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To: oldbrowser
Maybe it is the liberals and the media that are intimidated by the Chicago/terrorist style intimidation.

One of Tavis Smiley's guests Monday night, a liberal journo with a new book out on the 2012 campaign, said that that is exactly the case.

Many liberal and prog journos have "issues" with things Obama has done or not done, but they're afraid of "losing access" as journalists. Obama has the herd eating out of his hand, living and dying by the Press Office handout.

I was amazed to see that neither Tavis nor his guest appeared to be at all pleased by this, even though it means that Obama keeps the MSM in his corner 24/7/365.

20 posted on 01/30/2013 12:15:41 AM PST by lentulusgracchus
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To: Kaslin
What do you expect from a Fabian Fascist ?

This disgusting Curse on our Nation named Barack Hussein Obama II, aka Barry Soetoro, has a real birth certificate, with his right footprint on it.
All you have to do is look for it.

Here's some critical sources and FACTS.
People can go to www.scribd.com and read their pages 20 thru 32 ,
For those of you who don't know, remember this:
8 Congressional attempts from June 2004 to February 2008 to alter Article II Section 1 Clause 5 of the US Constitution, proves to meRead it for yourself.
Then look at these links.
Just before the 2008 election Barack Obama's election team spent $1.4 million blocking access to all of Obama's records.

Barack Hussein Obama II is UNCONSTITUTIONALLY QUALIFIED.
There were 8 attempts by Democrats to try to "Change the Qualification Rules" BEFORE Obama was elected.
They KNOW Obama's ILLEGAL ... AND .... UNQUALIFIED!

Obama's record is hard to find.
Check this link out Sunday, June 27, 2004 Kenyan-born Obama all set for US Senate.

This document from the British National Archives Show Son Born To Obama Sr. in 1961 In Kenya


shows a birth date of Aug 4, 1961, the exact date of genuine birth certificate with Obama's right foot print on it.

This IS the very document that links the ILLEGAL ALIEN IN CHIEF to his birth certificate.

Let me say again: Think about this.
Here's something to ponder. Now think about those facts,and statements.
The forgeries I'm aware of, are the three Birth Cretificate Barack Hussein Obama II has forged.
I don't trust evidence put forth by Obama supporters.
The disappearance of too much evidence on Obama is strong enough for me to know that he was born in Kenya.

Read INS DOC FOUND: U.S. CERTIFICATE ISSUED TO ONE EAST AFRICAN-BORN CHILD OF U.S. CITIZEN IN 1961!
The documents provided in that article are very damaging to Obama, and well worth your time.

Most of these early "supporters" of the ILLEGAL IMMIGRANT IN CHIEF were party to the Communists "spooks".
There's a great volume of history you have to go through to understand this, and it goes back to about 1850.

Read these three articles on one of my earlier post:


Now go back and read The Communist Takeover Of America - 45 Declared Goals.

Are you getting the depth of this Fabian Society takeover?

You wouldn't believe the information here

It's deep, it's ugly, and most people WILL NOT ... CAN NOT ... accept the truth.

Anybody recall a press release telling the masses about federal intelligence notes sent warning police about this cabal?





21 posted on 01/30/2013 12:17:15 AM PST by Yosemitest (It's Simple ! Fight, ... or Die !)
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