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There are openings for an economic critique of the administration, but the GOP can't seize them.
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There rep. gona be silent til.....after Christmas when ......companies declare a less than stellar Christmas (code for not enough profit) let go of thousands of employees, close low perform stores....then the G.O.P. gona start the harping.

History will put president Obama term in office in perspective and reveal one the great administrations of the modern era.
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It's's so cold today. If you have a warm, safe roof over your head - you are blessed. This is a wonderful project!
Occupy Madison isn't so much focused on bringing down the 1 percent as much as its determined to give those at the bottom a hand up. On Nov. 15, the Wisconsin-based activist group completed construction on three finished houses for homeless resid...
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Beautiful! I was just saying this, this morning! 
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We've become so acclimated to the acrimony and vitriol spewed by political leaders that we are no longer shocked by the open disrespect shown to the office of the president. Intelligent and civil discourse is rare, and often trumped by racism and religious bigotry.

We can and should be better than this. America - He's Your President for Goodness Sake! By William Thomas There was a time not so long ago when Americans, regardless of their political stripes, rallied round their pre...
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How many times have I heard this man called "Mr. Obama" as opposed to " President Obama".

Let's call it... since day one!

It's a god-damned shame and a simple slight that has far ranging repercussions. The man has been president for two terms and I hear him called the former, more than the latter. 

No other President in my life has suffered such indignity.
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Breakfast is served...
Jason and Victoria Clark, from East Sussex, have been put off using their toaster for life - after discovering a baby rat cooking along with their morning toast
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Republican candidates are historically cagey about sharing their real platform + agenda. I wonder how many folks would vote for them if they knew....
Polls in a half-dozen states with key Senate races underscore just how much times and political fortunes have changed for the president. In five of the six states, the percentage of likely voters who say they voted for Obama in 2012 has dipped from the actual results.
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I have regrets about having voted for President Obama. But I can assure you they don't involve wishing I'd voted for Mitt Romney instead.
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If you knew that the food you purchased, consumed, and fed to your family came from a place where animals were tortured, housed in incredibly unsanitary and inhuman conditions, would you still eat tha
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Interesting article on the Potus.......

Remember when pundits loved the president? The conditions are right for that old feeling to return.
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Really? Picking on kids? Keep it classy...
Elizabeth Lauten, who served as a communications director for Rep. Stephen Fincher, criticized the two girls in a Facebook rant which eventually went viral.
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They look like every other teenager in America that is doing something they don't want too but they are doing it b/c Dad said so.

Somehow, this is worse than the Bush daughters using fake IDs to go drink in bars while under age.
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Via +Mike Clancy
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Boener may expand anti-Obama lawsuit that doesn't exist. Brilliant!
The Speaker's new plan involves adding to complaints to his lawsuit against the president. It might help if that lawsuit actually existed.
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Philadelphia police are searching for a 22-year-old woman whose abduction was caught on surveillance video Sunday night.
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Thanks to those who reshared. I hope they find her.
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