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Obama pleads at rally: Im asking you to keep believing in me
Yahoo ^ | 5/05/12 | Olivier Knox

Posted on 05/05/2012 4:50:06 PM PDT by Libloather

Obama pleads at rally: ‘I’m asking you to keep believing in me’
By Olivier Knox | The Ticket – 4 hrs ago

Fighting to recapture the magic of his history-making 2008 campaign, President Barack Obama on Saturday laid out his fullest-yet case for reelection, pleading with struggling Americans to "keep believing in me" and hitting out at presumptive Republican nominee Mitt Romney.

"If people ask you what this campaign is about, you tell them 'it's still about hope.' You tell them 'it's still about change,'" he told a cheering mass of supporters at Ohio State University in Columbus, six months and one day before the election. "I still believe in you. And I'm asking you to keep believing in me."

Obama, his hopes for a second term weighed down by the stubbornly sluggish economic recovery, worked to convince Americans to view the vote not as a referendum on his record but as a choice between two very different candidates. He painted himself as the champion of the middle class and Romney as eager to "rubber stamp" House Republicans' goal "that we go right back to the policies that created this mess."

"We want businesses to succeed, we want entrepreneurs and investors rewarded when they take risks, when they create jobs and grow our economy. But the true measure of our prosperity is more than just a running tally of every balance sheet and quarterly profit report. I don't care how many ways you try to explain it: Corporations aren't people. People are people," Obama said, mocking a legally accurate but politically problematic comment from Romney early in the campaign.

(Excerpt) Read more at news.yahoo.com ...


TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Extended News; Government; News/Current Events; US: Ohio
KEYWORDS: 2012election; election2012; hussein; kenyanbornmuzzie; mittromney; obama; ohio; pleads; rally
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Oh, boy. At least he's into himself.
1 posted on 05/05/2012 4:50:09 PM PDT by Libloather
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To: Libloather
TRANSPARENCY = NAKED EMPEROR
2 posted on 05/05/2012 4:52:22 PM PDT by a fool in paradise (Barack Obama has cut and run from what he called "the right war".)
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To: Libloather

occupy cleveland involved in blowing bridges...
http://www.cleveland.com/metro/index.ssf/2012/05/terror_suspect_signed_lease_on.html


3 posted on 05/05/2012 4:52:51 PM PDT by biggredd1
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To: Libloather

” But the true measure of our prosperity is more than just a running tally of every balance sheet and quarterly profit report”

Yes it is!


4 posted on 05/05/2012 4:52:51 PM PDT by stephenjohnbanker (God, family, country, mom, apple pie, the girl next door and a Ford F250 to pull my boat.)
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To: Libloather

I I I I I I I I I me me me me me me me me.


5 posted on 05/05/2012 4:53:08 PM PDT by Darren McCarty (The Republican Party is bigger than the presidency.)
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To: Libloather

6 posted on 05/05/2012 4:54:43 PM PDT by COBOL2Java (FUMR)
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To: Libloather

The rookie jerk sounds frantic.


7 posted on 05/05/2012 4:57:40 PM PDT by Salvey
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To: Libloather

Oh, I believe in him. Wish it were just a bad dream


8 posted on 05/05/2012 4:58:52 PM PDT by Andrei Bulba
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To: Libloather

If he’s pleading to half empty halls, spending all his time fundraising, and Wall Street’s money is backing Romney, this does not bode well for his re-election prospects.


9 posted on 05/05/2012 5:00:13 PM PDT by Publius
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To: Libloather

Obama, you’re fired!


10 posted on 05/05/2012 5:00:17 PM PDT by Mikey_1962 (Obama: The Affirmative Action President.)
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To: COBOL2Java

FUBO!


11 posted on 05/05/2012 5:00:52 PM PDT by WellyP (REAL)
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To: Libloather

Obama opened to a half-empty stadium and they are celebrating it?

Let’s hope he contiues down this pathetic road. Soon he will be shedding tears for Julia and asking ‘folks’ to please faint while he is lecturing. Or hectoring. WHichever.

OSU is, aside from the usual assortment of deranged lib profs like every other college, pretty conservative.

I was truly shocked when Ohio went for Obama. I can promise it wasn’t my fault!


12 posted on 05/05/2012 5:03:13 PM PDT by SusaninOhio
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He painted himself as the champion of the middle class

So now in the tradition of Marxist doublespeak the middle class has become the proletariat too. That is the change he pushes. Class warfare until there is no middle class. He is the destroyer of the bourgeois. EBT or elite was ever the goal of the left. Only to be thwarted by that nasty little notion of Liberty. Too bad the French forgot it. Hope enough of US wake up to it.

13 posted on 05/05/2012 5:04:45 PM PDT by Kudsman
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“Corporations aren’t people”

Who in the HELL are they.... slugs ?

Obama has got no concept of what business is.

Romney should have a cakewalk.


14 posted on 05/05/2012 5:04:45 PM PDT by mike_9958
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To: Libloather

“I, uh, demand your, uh, complete loyalty!”


15 posted on 05/05/2012 5:05:40 PM PDT by Army Air Corps (Four Fried Chickens and a Coke)
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To: Libloather

“Pull my finger again!”


16 posted on 05/05/2012 5:07:08 PM PDT by BenLurkin (This is not a statement of fact. It is either opinion or satire; or both)
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To: Libloather

I don’t think that ‘Please, please make me relevent’ is a good bumper sticker.

He needs to revisit the one about stopping the oceans’ rise and curing cancer or whatever the heck he promised in his immaculation.

After that, he can tell his supporters how blessed they are to have him.


17 posted on 05/05/2012 5:08:29 PM PDT by SusaninOhio
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To: Salvey

Ever since that “performance” on Jimmy Fallon...I’ve smelled flop sweat.

This guy is very nervous. I think his internal polling is going in the toilet.


18 posted on 05/05/2012 5:09:05 PM PDT by Pigsley
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To: Libloather
HEADLINE: Obama pleads at rally: ‘I’m asking you to keep believing in me my bullsh!t

There. I fixed it.

19 posted on 05/05/2012 5:10:56 PM PDT by Gritty (Obama is a cult leader. And the cult will go with him wherever he wants to go.-Tom Tancredo)
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To: Salvey

“The rookie jerk sounds frantic.”

Notice how he’s giving speeches only at universities? It would appear that only children (and blacks too, of course) still “believe” in Obama. At least the children still have an excuse: it wasn’t but a couple of years earlier that they still believed in Santa, the Easter Bunny, and the Tooth Fairy. And most of them still believe in Unicorns, Money Trees, Rainbow Power, windmills, and solar panels. And “believing” in Obama fits right in with that juvenile world view.


20 posted on 05/05/2012 5:12:17 PM PDT by catnipman (Cat Nipman: Vote Republican in 2012 and only be called racist one more time!)
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