published Tuesday, August 7th, 2012

The Fundraiser

about Clay Bennett...

The son of a career army officer, Bennett led a nomadic life, attending ten different schools before graduating in 1980 from the University of North Alabama with degrees in Art and History. After brief stints as a staff artist at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette and the Fayetteville (NC) Times, he went on to serve as the editorial cartoonist for the St. Petersburg Times (1981-1994) and The Christian Science Monitor (1997-2007), before joining the staff of the ...

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Jack_Dennis said...

you wish

August 7, 2012 at 1:30 a.m.
Easy123 said...
August 7, 2012 at 3:01 a.m.
alprova said...

Why does attending a Mitt Romney fundraiser feel like buying stock in Facebook? Lets make five very valid comparisons;

1.) Facebook treats young people as the most important people in our society.

Mitt Romney treats corporations as the most important people in our society.

2.) Facebook has insisted they will never charge people to use their site.

Mitt Romney has insisted that he will never charge rich people more in taxes.

3.) Social Media is NOT a Business.

Mitt Romney said that corporations ARE people.

4.) Facebook has been plagued by complaints over disclosure. Facebook and the underwriters have been accused of not widely communicating changes made in analyst revenue forecasts.

Mitt Romney has been plagued by complaints over disclosure. He has been accused of not widely communicating where much of his forecasted revenue exists.

5.) It's been said that the Facebook IPO has benefitted insiders and underwriter Mogan Stanley more than shareholders.

It is a fact that Mitt Romney has benefited from donations by Morgan Stanley. The bundled donations by that corporation is currently his third largest campaign contributor.

August 7, 2012 at 4 a.m.
joneses said...

The 680 million dollars Hussein Obama raised when he was elected by spreading all his lies was like buying stock in Solyndra. The 680 million dollars Hussein Obama raised was more than any president ever raised with Hussein receiving more money ffrom Wall Street than any president ever has. if you want a pathological liar that our allies cannot stand then vote for this fool again.

August 7, 2012 at 4:27 a.m.
alprova said...

Easy123 wrote: "Obama's lead in the polls is nearly identical to this time in 2008."

The news gets even better.

A crunching of 36 Presidential election polls taken weekly nationwide, are now projecting a second term win for President Obama. He has steadily been gaining ground for more than two months.

The projected electoral count for the President now stands at 271. Romney currently has a projected 191. 270 is the magic number. As it stands now, Mitt Romney has virtually no chance to win enough electoral votes to assume the Presidency.

6 States are not in the bag for either candidate, but the President leads in all but one of them. If Obama clinches Colorado and New Hampshire, and if Romney were to win in all the other states, which is doubtful as things stand today, Obama would have 283 and Romney would have 254.

If the President wins in all the states he is currently leading in, he could wind up with 332 to Romney's 206.

Colorado - 9 electoral votes - Obama is up by 3%.

Florida - 29 electoral votes - Obama is up by 1.4%.

Iowa - 6 electoral votes - Obama is up by 1.3%.

New Hampshire - 4 electoral votes - Obama is up by 3%.

North Carolina - 15 electoral votes - Romney is up by 1.5%.

Virginia - 13 electoral votes - Obama is up by 1.2%

August 7, 2012 at 4:54 a.m.
EaTn said...

Mittens is toast already. The hounding issues of not paying taxes, moving jobs abroad, stuffing money in his overseas mattress and pitiful foreign diplomacy will continue to haunt him through election. His fat-cat donors are flushing money down the toilet.

August 7, 2012 at 6:06 a.m.
degage said...

Here we go again with the pot and the kettle. Doesn't want to mention Obamas hollywood fundraisers. And his solyndra execs bundlers. They got their Gov money so they could give it back to obamas campaign. That is my opinion as to why the taxpayers got the royal screwing, and the investers got first dibs on the cash.

August 7, 2012 at 6:54 a.m.
joneses said...

You are correct Hussein Obama will probably get reelected because of fools who do not understand he and is communist friends like Bill Ayers are out to destroy America as we know it. Hussein Obama keeps telling his sheep he wants to move the country "forward" but he never tells says what he wants to move the country forward to. You are following him blind like the sheep you are. From all I have seen Hussein Obama wants complete government take over of all our lives and to install a ruling class like communist Russia had which will take away the incentive for the citizens to be productive all under the disguise of being fair. Apparently this is what libtard sheep want and it is pathetic as this type of government has proven to never work anywhere. Margaret Thatcher said "Socialism works until you run out of other peoples money". Well, we are at the point where we have run out of other people's money. Hussein Obama, by spending 6 trillion dollars has made it impossible to pay back this debt so the only option is for the country to go bankrupt. If Hussein Obama confiscated all the wealth of the wealthiest 1% of Americans it would not come close to paying off this debt. One of the reason's you liberals voted for Hussein Obama was because he said he would cut the debt in half. Well, he is on track to more than double the debt. Do you not feel stupid? It is obvious you and the rest of your sheep do not realize how this will impact you and all of us. When America defaults on it's debt Inflation will be so high a loaf of bread could cost $20.00. The American dollar will be worth pennies. The unemployment rate will sky rocket, and there will not be any money for the government to rescue your sorry asses. I cannot understand why you liberals do not see this or you do and think it a good thing. It is mind boggling. You liberals were correct condemning President Bush for adding 5 trillion dollars to the debt in 8 years which I agree was stupid but you praise Hussein Obama for adding 6 trillion dollars to the debt in 4 years. I do not understand why you give Hussein Obama a pass for adding over twice the amount of debt than President Bush. How can anyone see this as a good thing? Are you liberals that blind and stupid to not see what Hussein Obama is doing to this country? Wake up for God's sake Hussein Obama and his Marxist Regime is out to destroy America.

August 7, 2012 at 7:24 a.m.
EaTn said...

Good news conservatives. I survived eight long years of Bush...you can survive eight years of Obama.

August 7, 2012 at 7:44 a.m.
joneses said...

When it comes to the debt all Hussein Obama is is President Bush on steroids with the exception of President Bush spending much to protect us from people that want to kill us and Hussein Obama spending money with nothing to show for it.

August 7, 2012 at 7:54 a.m.
degage said...

Ea Tn, If we were to have 8 yrs of Obama we won't have a country to save. Have you noticed every time anyone mentions Obama is a socialist the libs go nuts, they protestest to much. Also when you even hint one of them is a socialist they refuse to admit it.

If you like Obamas socialist adgenda be up front and admit you are one.

August 7, 2012 at 8:04 a.m.
dao1980 said...

So ol' jonesis does his regular song & dance... then degage comments on who "goes nuts" and how folks "protest so much"....

Funny stuff.

August 7, 2012 at 8:12 a.m.
conservative said...

So the very Liberal loontoonist depicts only senior citizens as Romney supporters. He must not know anything about the 3rd rail of American politics.

August 7, 2012 at 8:28 a.m.
EaTn said...

I saw yesterday where Cheney said Obama was one of the weakest presidents. I don't question what he believes because he spent 8 years being the ventriloquist for the number one weakest president.

August 7, 2012 at 8:29 a.m.
patriot1 said...

Resist we much

August 7, 2012 at 8:45 a.m.
AndrewLohr said...

Jones has a point--redraw the cartoon asking why an Obama fundraiser is like buying stock in Solyndra. (And O bought S with our money, not his own millions.)

August 7, 2012 at 9:03 a.m.
AndrewLohr said...

Or draw a burned-out ruin labeled Solyndra with Uncle Sam saying to President Obama "You built this?"

August 7, 2012 at 9:06 a.m.
mymy said...

91 Day to Go and:

The LIB MEDIATARDS sure are working hard to try and con America into a 2nd FAILED OBAMA TERM.

Many are so brain dead they believe them.

If he wins re-election in 2012, the America of equal opportunity for all, Constitutionally-limited government, economic freedom and personal liberty will be but a distant memory.

It will be too late for the libs here to say “Fool me once, shame on you; fool me twice, shame on me”!

August 7, 2012 at 9:08 a.m.
Jack_Dennis said...

One can only hope that the national electorate is not as incredibly ignorant as the southpaws on this forum.

August 7, 2012 at 9:25 a.m.
mymy said...

Jack: agree

The Puppet Master of the current Obama Administration:

George Soros is a foreign-born billionaire who is the single largest funder of many Anti-American groups: Move-On.org, Democracy Alliance, Media Matters, Health Care for America Now, Center for American Progress, and Campaign for America’s Future, just to name a few. Soros wants to destroy the principles America was founded upon and turn it into a “socialist paradise.”

Soros is a convicted inside trader who supports open borders, gay rights, abortion rights, increased union power and is hostile to the free enterprise system, even though he made billions off of it. He made his money in a very unethical and, many believe, illegal way – international currency speculation and manipulation. Some believe his fortune was made from drug smuggling since his empire is based offshore in the Netherlands Antilles; the CIA describes this location as “a transshipment point for South American drugs bound for the US and Europe; money–laundering center.”

But Soros’s shady background did not dissuade Reid from taking money from him. Since becoming the Senate Minority leader in 2005 and then the Majority leader in 2007, Reid has had operational control of the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee. While fundraising for the DSCC, Reid took over $220,000 from Soros, the Soros Fund Management, and various Soros family members.

Airing Harry (mad dog-Senate Liar in Chief) Reid’s Dirty Laundry: HE and many others need to go along with Obama!

http://www.westernjournalism.com/exclusive-investigative-reports/harry-reids-dirty-laundry/

August 7, 2012 at 9:51 a.m.
BigRidgePatriot said...

I am pretty sure that Bennett does not have a clue what it would feel like to go to a Romney fundraiser.

It is far more likely that he had these feelings as he made another $10 donation to Obama and it occurred to him that he could project his trepidation into a cartoon featuring Romney.

The Wart has a knack for getting things completely backward.

August 7, 2012 at 10:19 a.m.
mymy said...

Speaking of Fundraiser's: O is up to 199, most ever. Desperate!

August 7, 2012 at 10:28 a.m.
Leaf said...

The little guy from Monopoly with a monocle and a bag of money would fit right in to this cartoon.

But lest we get into a classist name-calling fray, let's try to remember that it's not wrong to be wealthy, but it is wrong to use your wealth and power to opress those with less. Not every wealthy person will vote for Mitt Romney just so they can have lower taxes. Many believe that a strong middle class is the key to a strong nation. We all rise and fall together on the same tide.

In order to have a strong middle class, we need better education for all, not just those who can pay for private schools. The most frightening part of the ultra conservative movement in my opinion is their war on education.

August 7, 2012 at 10:29 a.m.
tderng said...

Romney is raising more money than The Anointed One,over the last few months,and he's doing it without asking for wedding gifts to be given to him.HAHAHAHAHA I wonder if Obama will ask kids to empty their piggy banks in an effort to raise more money.He has already gone after newlyweds gift money....it went over like a lead balloon.

August 7, 2012 at 10:37 a.m.
rogerdodger said...

Wow cartoon boy and his mindless sheep seem to forget that Osama has spent more time out of the white house begging for money than any other president ever. If you count that and the time on the golf course when has he actually been in the white house I mean other than to welcome his muslim brtoherhood pals there.

August 7, 2012 at 10:42 a.m.
mymy said...

An interest opinion:

“A house divided against itself cannot stand.”

Abe Lincoln used those words in 1858 to describe a country that was careening toward civil war. Now we’re a house divided again and another civil war is coming, with the 2012 election as its Gettysburg.

Call it America’s coming civil war between the Makers and the Takers. ……… Lincoln hoped in 1861 that the “angels of our better nature” would pull us back from catastrophe. He was wrong. Let’s hope in 2012 those angels still hover -- and can make a house divided whole once more.

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2012/07/12/america-coming-civil-war/#ixzz22s7Dgew1

August 7, 2012 at 10:50 a.m.
timbo said...

I see the liberal dumb butts are at it again. What this election is about is competence and experience (Romney) and a know nothing, socialist incompetent (Obama). I just hope that incompetents like the liberals writing on this page don't outnumber the competents and we get 4 more years of that community organizing zero Obama.

It doesn't matter what you libs say, we don't agree with you and never will. This is not a debate, it is a war. If we conservatives loss this war then the country is doomed to mediocrity and is on a long slide down the tubes.

August 7, 2012 at 11:01 a.m.
Jack_Dennis said...

mymy: As long as the faux intellectual Left maintains its claim to the moral high ground, nothing will change. More division than ever.

August 7, 2012 at 11:02 a.m.
BigRidgePatriot said...

Is Obama still outspending his fundraising, before the conventions have even been completed? All signs indicate desperation.

August 7, 2012 at 11:08 a.m.
Jack_Dennis said...

Dems: Not too soon to begin thinking about 2016. How about a Rahm Emmanual, Sean Penn ticket? Sound good?

August 7, 2012 at 11:15 a.m.
mymy said...

Here's a laugh for the day: The now second worse president this country has ever had will be speaking at the Dim-o-crat Convention: Jimmy Carter.

August 7, 2012 at 11:18 a.m.
una61 said...

I thought buying stock was an investment in America,

August 7, 2012 at 11:20 a.m.
EaTn said...

I'd rather have a president lose while supported from grass roots folks than to win with all the big corporations in his hip pocket. That's what I appreciated most about both Bredesen and Haslam--they don't give a big rat about the the money lobbyists.

August 7, 2012 at 11:22 a.m.

Ah the desperation of the Republicans and Conservatives to convince us that it's some mighty war and conflict, and then they complain about liberals creating division.

They so do love their posturing attempts at virtue and superiority.

But hey, you want to talk about Solyndra? Solyndra didn't fail due to any mistaken action of their own, but rather due to outside forces from foreign places. Namely China, which subsidized their own solar companies to the point where price competition became impossible for Solyndra.

So what you're saying is that Mitt Romney is taking outside aid to destroy what actually works in this country?

That's a nice message. Mitt Romney is the candidate of Manchurian Global, and trying to con the nation with a slick advertising job.

Who knew?

August 7, 2012 at 11:24 a.m.
EaTn said...

mymy....the two worse presidents in recent history were Bush and Cheney.

August 7, 2012 at 11:25 a.m.
timbo said...

happywithnewboobs....I love division. I don't care that you guys hate us. The historic way to win wars is to totally conquer the enemy and then change the way things are done. There is no hope that people like you will wake up one day and all of a sudden be logical. Like children, you liberals think your smarter than the adults (conservatives), while making stupid, emotional decisions.

This country is about winning. The fact that you don't get that says a lot about your type. I will never be able to get along with anyone who thinks so stupidly as you liberals. This goes beyond politics or opinion and is a matter of survival. Survival isn't negotiable.

August 7, 2012 at 11:34 a.m.
Easy123 said...

Timbo,

You sound a lot like Ted Kaczynski and Timothy McVeigh.

August 7, 2012 at 12:01 p.m.
carlB said...

BigRidgePatriot said... I am pretty sure that Bennett does not have a clue what it would feel like to go to a Romney fundraiser.

Reply to BRP; Why would anybody who did not want to hear all of the "lies" repeated, go to a Romney fund raiser unless they want to keep boosting their ego based on lies?

The informed and smart voters will "vote for the truth, not the lies."

August 7, 2012 at 12:09 p.m.
Jack_Dennis said...

carlB: and what is the truth, Karl?

August 7, 2012 at 12:27 p.m.
Jack_Dennis said...

tu_ mwahahahahaha

August 7, 2012 at 12:42 p.m.
EaTn said...

tuqu.....Tennessee is now a one party state, which means there is(for now) a one party voice, so don't you guys call liberals socialists when you are proud of winning a one party race. Also, if you'll notice Tennessee is now insignificant from a national political perspective. Insignificant makes us all proud.

August 7, 2012 at 1:03 p.m.
Easy123 said...

sTUpid,

"Sounding like someone is no offence as the real crimes against humanity comes from acting on your demented beliefs."

So you're saying Timbo has demented beliefs.

"You LIbtards are a prime example as you follow the precedent set by your homies the Peoples Temple."

Baseless hyperbole, as usual.

"So drink deep the tasty kool aid … moron !!"

Refer to my second point. :-)

August 7, 2012 at 1:07 p.m.
Easy123 said...

sTUpid,

"You guys are now considered nationwide as the stupidest group of people on the face of the Earth."

Not quite. Right-wingers still take the cake for electing this guy as President of the United States.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_W._Bush_substance_abuse_controversy

August 7, 2012 at 1:11 p.m.
Jack_Dennis said...

Easy: Time to give the "baseless hyperbole" a rest. Same for "palpable", "straw man", "insane", "racist", "idiot", "baseless", "debunked", "troll", and "ignorant"......pretty much your stock vocabulary.

August 7, 2012 at 1:11 p.m.
BigRidgePatriot said...

happywithnewbulbs said... "Ah the desperation of the Republicans and Conservatives to convince us that it's some mighty war and conflict, and then they complain about liberals creating division."

The "progressives" started this war with their mission to fundamentally transform this nation (into a social democracy). Their outrageous disregard for the Constitution and rule of law in general, and the truth, have shown us that they will do anything and everything to achieve thier goals even though they are not consistent with the wishes of the most citizens.

Progresssives are the enemy of this nation and the Constitution.

August 7, 2012 at 1:15 p.m.
Easy123 said...

JackTroll,

And you will find all of that in the average TFP Clay Bennett cartoon thread from Right-wingers. You and your Conservative buddies major in all of those things.

The truth hurts, JackTroll. You just don't like getting called out.

It's you and your ilk that need to give those things a rest. If you don't want those labels, then stop saying things that would cause one to label you as such.

August 7, 2012 at 1:17 p.m.
Easy123 said...

sTUpid,

"So what you are saying is that if this low grade B.S. of yours has any significance then TheBozo is losing his lead and is destined to be defeated."

No, his lead over Romney is growing. That's painfully obvious but I know you'd never admit it. And it is nearly identical to the lead he had at this time 4 years ago. And we all know how that ended up. ;A landslide victory. :-)

http://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2012/president/us/general_election_romney_vs_obama-1171.html

"LMAO at your moron ravings."

Did you forget to take your meds? You're an expert at making yourself look "slow".

Keep trying.

August 7, 2012 at 1:21 p.m.
BigRidgePatriot said...

EaTn said... "if you'll notice Tennessee is now insignificant from a national political perspective."

Insignificant from a democrat's perspective. The problem is not that republican's dominate the state, but that the democrats are so pathetically weak that they allow the representation in this state to slip to the middle that the democrats have abandoned.

Liberty minded voters are left holding their noses to vote for big government republicans like Corker, Alexander and Fleischmann.

August 7, 2012 at 1:28 p.m.
BigRidgePatriot said...

tu_quoque said... "Trying to break through you outer wall of sheer stupidity is near impossible."

Good luck with that.

August 7, 2012 at 1:30 p.m.
Easy123 said...

sTUpid,

Your sentence wouldn't indicate that. It's not my fault you can't type a coherent rebuttal.

"Trying to break through you outer wall of sheer stupidity is near impossible."

That wall is your own ego. You'll never break through it. All you do is stroke it.

August 7, 2012 at 1:32 p.m.
Easy123 said...

BRP,

"Good luck with that."

You mad? :-)

August 7, 2012 at 1:34 p.m.
Easy123 said...

sTUpid,

"LMAO at your moronravings."

This is you ignoring facts.

http://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2012/president/us/general_election_romney_vs_obama-1171.html

"This appears to be a concession that your moronic comparisons of any lead TheObozo has today with any he had four years ago against McCain is a true “fools errand”."

Obama has a nearly identical lead as he did, at this time, in 2008. I've given evidence to back it up. Would you like to see it again, sweetie? Pay attention this time:

http://www.realclearpolitics.com/epolls/2012/president/election_2012_vs_election_2008_four_years_ago_today.html

"But I guess even idiots like you have to have a hobby to keep you from smearing your peanut butter sandwich all over your body. Silly Boy. BTW ... The "meds" reference is so fresh and original ... loser."

The rhetoric you use when you don't have an argument/rebuttal is amusing. Why do you discredit yourself by ignoring facts?

Keep going. :-)

August 7, 2012 at 1:45 p.m.
Jack_Dennis said...

Easy: Please give it up. Come back when you emerge from puberty.

August 7, 2012 at 1:47 p.m.
Easy123 said...

JackTroll,

Thank you for your contribution. So insightful.

I see you've resorted to begging. Very interesting.

August 7, 2012 at 1:50 p.m.
Leaf said...

I've noticed that the conservatives on this forum tend to rant and spew ungrammatical diatribes while the liberals tend to present well-reasoned arguments. Maybe it's true what they all say; liberals are just more intelligent and educated than conservatives.

[Snickers, throws grenade - exits with haste] ;>

August 7, 2012 at 2:10 p.m.
timbo said...

Easy123.... Your an absolute dumb butt. I was talking politically using real war as the template. Are really that dumb or do you just HAVE to type something?

August 7, 2012 at 2:41 p.m.
timbo said...

Easy123.... Also, the reason this turned into a one party state in 10 years is because you libs have turned left so hard you just chase your own tail.

August 7, 2012 at 2:44 p.m.
mymy said...

A dumbed down America is very evident here. It would be interesting to read how historian describe the destruction of this country.

“A house divided against itself cannot stand.”

August 7, 2012 at 2:56 p.m.
Easy123 said...

Timbo,

"I was talking politically using real war as the template. "

McVeigh and Kaczynski had similar sentiments.

"Are really that dumb or do you just HAVE to type something?"

Are you? I don't have to type anything. I choose to. :-)

"the reason this turned into a one party state in 10 years is because you libs have turned left so hard you just chase your own tail."

Baseless hyperbole.

August 7, 2012 at 3:01 p.m.
Easy123 said...

mymy,

“A house divided against itself cannot stand.”

"timbo said...

"I love division. I don't care that you guys hate us. The historic way to win wars is to totally conquer the enemy and then change the way things are done."

"This country is about winning. The fact that you don't get that says a lot about your type. I will never be able to get along with anyone who thinks so stupidly as you liberals. This goes beyond politics or opinion and is a matter of survival. Survival isn't negotiable."

Which side is championing "division"?

August 7, 2012 at 3:03 p.m.
Jack_Dennis said...

Easy: Baseless hyperbole? Ah, there it is again.

August 7, 2012 at 3:06 p.m.
JustOneWoman said...

Easy123 said... mymy,

“A house divided against itself cannot stand.”

"timbo said...

"I love division. I don't care that you guys hate us. The historic way to win wars is to totally conquer the enemy and then change the way things are done."

"This country is about winning. The fact that you don't get that says a lot about your type. I will never be able to get along with anyone who thinks so stupidly as you liberals. This goes beyond politics or opinion and is a matter of survival. Survival isn't negotiable."

Which side is championing "division"?

Well played easy! Point goes to easy123!

August 7, 2012 at 3:08 p.m.
Easy123 said...

Jack_Troll,

It's not my fault you don't know what words mean.

Ah, there you go again! Posting absolutely nothing of substance. "Trolling", as it has come to be called.

Not only have you demonized evidence and the gathering of facts, but you also seem to resent vocabulary as well. I bet you hate books and the written word too.

August 7, 2012 at 3:09 p.m.
mymy said...

Easy: You are such a fool, but not by yourself. Many lucky to be a citizen of this country have been easily brain washed just like you to hate what made it great. Perhaps you should return to the origin of your forefathers and see how that works out for you! This country will be much better off. Oh and pleeeease take Sean Penn with you also.

August 7, 2012 at 3:16 p.m.
Easy123 said...

mymy,

Are you having trouble reading? I asked you which side was championing "division"? Oh wait, you chose not to address that for a reason! I get it. Blatant dishonesty and a lack of integrity are the greatest of Conservative virtues.

"Many lucky to be a citizen of this country have been easily brain washed just like you to hate what made it great."

Those people are called Republicans.

"This country will be much better off."

This country would be much better off if people like you could think outside of their misguided political leanings.

Keep trying, sweetheart. And next time, try to present something with substance and less vague, Right-wing rhetoric.

August 7, 2012 at 3:36 p.m.
Rickaroo said...

Timbo is one creepy dude. Sounds like he's ready to go Rambo on us. Probably has his automatics and semi-automatics fully loaded and ready for action. I don't know which is creepier- him or psycho saint ORRMEANSLIGHT. One is itching for revolution, the other is ready and eager for Armageddon.

Ah, the conservative mindset - if they don't screw us with their trickle-down, they'll screw us with their Bibles.

August 7, 2012 at 3:41 p.m.
Jack_Dennis said...

Rickyroo: Killing it with stereotypes.

Easy: I probably read more tomes by 14, than you have in your entire 18 years on earth.

August 7, 2012 at 3:57 p.m.
Rickaroo said...

J_D, I have read most of Easy's posts...and yours. You keep throwing his age up to him but I think he has more wisdom and intelligence in his little finger than you have in the whole of your cranium. He makes more sense and explains himself better than you ever have in any of your posts. All you do is stand on the sidelines and throw out sarcastic one-liners against the libs or wave your pom-poms and cheer for the teabaggers.

August 7, 2012 at 4:23 p.m.
tderng said...

Easy123 asked...Which side is championing "division"?

Your side.Beginning at the top.President Obama has done nothing in the 3 1/2 years of his Presidency but divide and attempt to tear this country apart.Rich vs poor,men vs women,black vs white,Hispanic vs white (his disdain and dislike for white Americans radiates off him like heat waves),gay vs straight,and now its the military vs civilians.Whats next blue eyes vs green,or blonde hair vs auburn?

August 7, 2012 at 4:40 p.m.
fairmon said...

Bashing "the other candidate" and name calling doesn't improve the supported candidates chances or sway the opinion of anyone. Why not concentrate on the actions each promises to take to address critical issues like improved employment, the deficit, the debt or social injustices within the federal domain based on the constitution. In my opinion at this point it doesn't make a rat's butt who is elected. We don't have the intestinal fortitude or intelligence to withstand the pain of righting the course of this nation.

August 7, 2012 at 4:55 p.m.
Jack_Dennis said...

rickyroo: Exactly. Thanks

August 7, 2012 at 5:18 p.m.
fairmon said...

Didn't Jimmy Carter establish the department of energy ON 8/4/19 and the department of education during his term? What has improved in either while their budgets have seen major growth with education having the 3rd largest of all departments. It would not be difficult to conclude the ignorance level has grown consistent with these budgets.

August 7, 2012 at 5:21 p.m.
TOES02800 said...

Seems Harry Reid has something to hide.

http://www.politico.com/news/stories/0812/79419.html

August 7, 2012 at 5:31 p.m.
TOES02800 said...

I would still like to know why Obama has been dodging press conferences for over seven weeks now. Talk about a wimp. Can't handle the tough questions. (not that he ever gets any except from FOX).

August 7, 2012 at 5:34 p.m.
Jack_Dennis said...

Harry Reid will be exposed. The dirt on the Community Organizer will someday come out. It's all on the MSM for giving this guy a pass. Wait & watch.

August 7, 2012 at 5:53 p.m.
EaTn said...

RE: Harry Reid.......he may be bluffing or he may be misinformed. But if the Mittens don't have anything to hide, he can show us the tax returns and make Reid look like a fool. Sounds simple enough to the simple me.

August 7, 2012 at 6:05 p.m.
mymy said...

Easy: You Fool. Why should I answer the obvious. You give me the biggest laughs!

August 7, 2012 at 6:14 p.m.
EaTn said...

tu_cute said...."I can readily see from your posts that your life has been one long unbroken string of self-declared moral victories."

I can see from your posts that your life has been filled with reading lots of intelligent material...you just forgot how to regurgitate it back.

August 7, 2012 at 6:15 p.m.
TOES02800 said...

I would still like to know why Obama has been dodging press conferences for over seven weeks now. Talk about a wimp. Can't handle the tough questions. (not that he ever gets any except from FOX).

Come on easy! Let's hear you spin it!

August 7, 2012 at 6:19 p.m.
TOES02800 said...

"Virginia Politifact editor has history of voting in Democratic primaries"

http://freebeacon.com/fisking-fiskes-record/

Seems one of the main sources of liberal argument is a lefty-leaner anyway. DUUHH!!

August 7, 2012 at 6:29 p.m.
EaTn said...

tu_cute....sorry but Obama's school records are not currently on the table, or really relevant for that matter. Mittens tax records are putting heat on him and his fellow GOP'ers. The solution is straightforward to get himself off the hot seat--show the tax returns.

August 7, 2012 at 6:56 p.m.
mymy said...

tu: Just Saying......

How did O get into Harvard and who's his really Daddy?

Obama got into Harvard Law School with references from Percy Sutton who was connected to Malcolm X who was connected to Chicago through the Nation of Islam. Also helping young Obama was a big-time Nation of Islam member from Texas - a place Obama had never ever been. How did young Obama get these references, who was his connection? I'd guess it had to be someone with very strong Chicago connections. DAVIS, again.

When Obama graduated from Harvard Law he didn't get a prestigious job at some big Boston or New York or Hawaii law firm or clerk with a big-time federal judge. He could have easily done any of those as the first black Harvard Law Review Editor. He chose instead to work for an extremely politically connected law firm in CHICAGO, of all places. A law firm that did work for REZKO and employed his future wife - the daughter of a CHICAGO MACHINE ALDERMAN. In the Chicago Machine, in order to GET IN THE DOOR, you first have to answer a question: "WHO SENT YOU?" You cannot get in unless someone with connections sent you.

SO WHO SENT OBAMA?

The ONLY person who answers ALL of these points and makes ALL of the connections for Barack Obama Junior is FRANK MARSHALL DAVIS.

Only Davis connects all the dots and could have connected Obama to the Ayers and the Jarretts and the Nation of Islam and Kellman and EVERYTHING ELSE.

Frank Marshall Davis didn't do this for everyone - or anyone else. He did it for his first son. The son he expected to fulfill all of HIS DREAMS.

YUP: The REAL FATHER in the title Dreams From My Father is Frank Marshall Davis.

(And I think the REAL AUTHOR of Dreams - Bill Ayers - knows ALL OF THIS. And that the title Ayers chose is an inside joke. I know that Obama was contacted by literary agent Jane Dystel after winning the election to become head of the Harvard Law Review. I know he failed for years to produce a decent manuscript. I think those who argue Ayers is the real author are correct).

http://astuteblogger.blogspot.com/2011/02/ten-reasons-why-its-completely.html

August 7, 2012 at 7:27 p.m.
EaTn said...

tu_cute....this Obama smokescreen may play with the gullible, but the average intelligent person out there will ask themselves what's Mittnens hiding? Did he pay a fair share taxes on the millions like they did on wages while trying to feed and clothe their family?

August 7, 2012 at 7:50 p.m.
Reardon said...

Now, I can see why one would NOT vote for Mittens.

But WHY would one vote OBAMA for a 2nd term?

Besides the Socialist comrades' rationale, what are the substantive reasons why Obama should be President AGAIN, sans he's "better" than the opposition?

August 7, 2012 at 8:21 p.m.
Jack_Dennis said...

Read Tu_'s 6:45 post. The truth is out three, but don't count on the Fourth Estate to dig it out.

August 7, 2012 at 8:34 p.m.
EaTn said...

Reardon.....do we really want all three branches controlled by the GOP? Some bipartisan cooperation kept the lid on the Dems in 2008--believe it or not Obamacare is mild to what could have been. That bipartisan support is gone now.

August 7, 2012 at 9:01 p.m.
dude_abides said...

Yeah, Jack_Boot is waiting on the Fourth Reich to dig out the final solution.
This tax thing ain't going away, folks. Maybe he filed joint with more than one of his wives. The Mormon the merrier. Why would his wife have 2 Cadillacs? She doesn't! Two wives have one each! Where were they purchased? You guessed it... the Frank Marshall Davis dealership in... Chicago!

August 7, 2012 at 11:48 p.m.
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