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"Fiscal cliff" talks turn sour, Obama threatens veto
reuters ^ | 12/19/2012 | Matt Spetalnick and Mark Felsenthal

Posted on 12/19/2012 2:33:58 PM PST by tobyhill

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To: SoFloFreeper

Do you have a link to the article. The Dems don’t want to touch SS.


51 posted on 12/19/2012 7:07:37 PM PST by kabar
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To: tobyhill

Obama wants to go off the cliff...hurt Americans while blaming Boner/Republicans/tea party in his parrot media.

Since Boner can’t seem to talk...all he can do about it is cry.

We need a new speaker who can fight verbally.


52 posted on 12/19/2012 7:09:43 PM PST by SaraJohnson
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To: Don Corleone

Yeah maybe so. I’m so burnt out on this stuff. I see no possible winning strategy for boehner. Therefore Mr Boehner give the thief what he wants and keep my taxes low. Screw everybody else. It’s every man for himself. :-)


53 posted on 12/19/2012 8:42:31 PM PST by plain talk
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To: plain talk

It seems odd that ALL of the republicans in the house lack negotiating skills that are commonly taught in college and business school.

Maybe this is being too cynical, but sometimes it looks like they are all acting out a play for us, so we’ll think we still have a two party system, voting counts, and paying taxes is worthwhile.


54 posted on 12/20/2012 6:27:19 AM PST by DBrow
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To: tobyhill

Obama wants and needs to crash to get Communism.


55 posted on 12/20/2012 6:30:34 AM PST by CodeToad (Liberals are bloodsucking ticks. We need to light the matchstick to burn them off.)
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To: tobyhill

Change threatening to wants.

You bubble up from nothing, the dirt, the floor. 0bama’s comment to Joe the Plumber demonstrated his intent all along. He wants serfs, picking through garbage and other mierda for food and begging for alms.

We must kiss 0bama’s ring. The 0ne ring.


56 posted on 12/20/2012 6:34:42 AM PST by combat_boots (The Lion of Judah cometh. Hallelujah. Gloria Patri, Filio et Spiritui Sancto!)
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To: tobyhill
gay boy --- "Man's Country" 
He has degenerate passive-aggressive faggot written all over his face. Not all the time but it shows about 40%


57 posted on 12/20/2012 6:39:56 AM PST by dennisw (The first principle is to find out who you are then you can achieve anything)
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To: tobyhill
I would like to apply for a job at Reuters. Here is my rewrite of the above article, by way of application:

Talks to avoid a fiscal crisis appeared to stall because of Republican unreasonableness on Wednesday, as President Barack Obama pointed out, correctly, that Republicans are racist troglodytes and need to be summarily put to death. A top Republican responded in a weak fashion.

As the clock ticks toward a year-end deadline, Obama put out a very reasonable offer that the House of Representatives cede all powers and duties to the White House. Speaker John Boehner called the proposal 'intruiging' but still unexplainably rejected it, causing the deadlock.

Obama said he was puzzled over what was holding up the talks and told Republicans to stop worrying about scoring "a point against the president" or "being a racist bastard" or forcing him into concessions "just for the heck of it." "It is only reasonable that I have all powers and responsibilities of Congress, and it is very hard for them to say yes to me," he told a news conference in the White House. "At some point, you know, they've got to take me out of it.

58 posted on 12/20/2012 6:41:06 AM PST by Lazamataz (LAZ'S LAW: As an argument with liberals goes on, the probability of being called racist approaches 1)
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To: Cyber Liberty

He is inferring racism when he says, “It is very hard for them to say yes to me,”

He is never going to leave campaign mode because he still looks like the guy who said THEY don’t like me because I don’t look like the guys on the paper money, or some such tripe.

He is playing a dangerous game.


59 posted on 12/20/2012 12:11:37 PM PST by widdle_wabbit
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