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MOST POLITICIANS, both parties, speak of tax cuts and immediately say they must find ways to “pay for” those cuts. To say to “pay for” tax cuts is a lingo that is designed to make the Marxists in our government sound like down-to-earth, sensible people. And in so doing, while pretending to want to cut taxes, they sneak in a way to NEVER cut spending, thus taxes will never be cut either. The whole point of a tax cut is to give government less to spend, but as soon as you make up the difference, i.e., “pay for the tax cut,” the government ends up with the same overspending.

THE AMOUNT OF homework that the teachers at A.R. Johnson assigned for spring break is ridiculous. Good thing we couldn’t go on vacation because this would
never have been completed.

IT’S GETTING OLD hearing all the complaints about cyclists. I’m sorry you have to pay attention to the road. I’m sorry you can’t text and drive. I’m sorry you are overweight with diabetes and heart disease. Some of us care about our health and being good role models to our children. Nobody has ever complained about secondhand bike smoke.

AT THE GOODWILL STORE the cupboards are bare. Poor people are buying but the better-off people aren’t letting go of their stuff. No shoes for men at all. Come on; start giving again.

ISN’T IT ODD THAT before government took over schools and unions took over teachers, children learned wonderfully well from teachers who wrote their own tests, observed their pupils each day and thus could ultimately judge best how a student was doing?

RICHMOND COUNTY Schools held a “pep rally” to get kids motivated to take a competency test. Consider ball games; both sides hold pep rallies, but only
one team wins. Will a
pep rally instruct even one pupil in math, history, English? Sad government balderdash!

AMERICANS OWE $2,200 per person on credit cards. It looks like the average guy is just as
stupid as politicians; we all think we can borrow our way to prosperity.

CONCERNING THE lottery: Anything connected to a computer can be manipulated.

PRESIDENT OBAMA needs to “man up” and accept the blame for the mess that he’s made.

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unbiased_propaganda 04/13/12 - 01:40 pm
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If you couldn't tell....I am

If you couldn't tell....I am getting really annoyed at all the people complaining from their computers or sitting on the couch just pointing their finger. He's only one man and he's trying his best.

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RoadkiII 04/13/12 - 02:27 pm
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Never a truer

Never a truer statement...He's only one man and he's trying his best.

To turn us into a socialist country. With him as Emperor. And I can back that up with this fact. He recently signed an executive order giving the President control over all commerce, trade, and industry in the time of national emergency. And guess who makes the call on the national emergency? You got it, the Emperor himself. Sorry if the facts hurt. And don't take my word for it. If you are reading this you have access to a computer, look it up.

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RoadkiII 04/13/12 - 02:28 pm
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For the record I am not a

For the record I am not a Republican, I am Libertarian.

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unbiased_propaganda 04/13/12 - 02:46 pm
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He's not going to be

He's not going to be President forever! Actually it's almost a guarantee that someone else will be voted in. So your 'Emperor' must be doing all this to give the next President all this power....

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copperhead 04/13/12 - 02:52 pm
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u_p,you are ASSUMING hussein

u_p,you are ASSUMING hussein will not declare martial law before the election. when martial law is in effect,elections are suspended until the c in c declares martial law is no longer in effect. he has created crisis after crisis since taking office and promoted division at every turn. you should read cloward-piven/obama IF you have the courage.

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copperhead 04/13/12 - 03:00 pm
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ask yourself why we need a

ask yourself why we need a PEACETIME martial law act all of a sudden! we have lived WITHOUT it for over 200 years and then when it gets close to election time hussein mandates it by-passing congress. if he has no intention of using it WHY mandate it as an emergency?

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copperhead 04/13/12 - 03:06 pm
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once hussein declares martial

once hussein declares martial law,he has ABSOLUTE POWER until he decides to give it up which can go on until he dies of old age. PLUS as c in c he can APPOINT the next c in c.

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copperhead 04/13/12 - 03:18 pm
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everyone should be reminded

everyone should be reminded of the FACT- ONCE hussein declares martial law he IS emperor and it will last until he decides he doesn't want to be emperor any longer.

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RoadkiII 04/13/12 - 03:45 pm
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CH, you are spot on, problem

CH, you are spot on, problem is it's falling on deaf ears. The poor Obama supporters don't want to believe anything negative about him so they don't. Kinda like when my wife left me. There were plenty of signs but I didn't want to believe them so I ignored them.

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mark twain 2 04/13/12 - 04:56 pm
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I would like someone,anyone,

I would like someone,anyone, tell me one thing our fearless leader Obama has done to help the United States of America. ?? Oh,yea, his big butt wife is trying to get kids thinner, so that by the time her husband gets through, you won't know the difference, but she is not getting thinner.Lets see,he gave jobs away with the pipeline,created no jobs, gave our money away to companies that were going under, with no hopes of getting it back, came out of Chicago, the most political corrupt city in the U.S.,as far as I am concerned about politics is whoever tells the best lie, gets elected.

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Martinez 04/13/12 - 05:39 pm
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You asked for examples. Here

You asked for examples. Here are 4 that I find positive as a middle income college educated family with employer sponsored health coverage today. I could list others but it would be a futile exercise knowing that some of you will object to any benefits I highlight anyway.

1. Dependent age limit is raised to age 26. As the parent of a college student enrolled in a 7 year medical program, I am grateful for the extra two years my child can be covered.

2. Prohibition on excluding pre-existing conditions for children. As a parent who has incurred absorbent medical expenses in the past, due to a child’s pre-existing condition, I am grateful for this change.

3. Prohibition on the lifetime limits: No one who has worked hard to earn assets and insure themselves medically should have to choose between treatments and the roof over their head. Any long term illness could quickly reach the lifetime limits set by most company sponsored plans and thus I find this provision a positive change.

4. Maximum annual premium: Under my current company sponsored health insurance plan, I pay 12 % of my gross income toward medical insurance for my family. Under this provision, which effects any household earning less then $ 88,200, the maximum contribution your employer can impose is 9.5% (sliding scale for lower incomes based on what a person earns compared to the Federal Poverty Guidelines). As such this provision could result in a reduction of my annual costs and I certainly find that a positive as well.

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KSL 04/13/12 - 06:58 pm
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As to the cyclist's comment,

As to the cyclist's comment, a picture is worth a thousand words. The recent picture of cyclists in the street, taking up the whole lane, riding abreast, speaks to why motorist get so frustrated with riders.

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KSL 04/13/12 - 07:21 pm
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Yep, martin, the ability to

Yep, martin, the ability to keep your child on your health care policy while THEY ARE STILL IN SCHOOL, is nice. I recall one policy we had dumped one of our children off while he was still in college. But his premiums weren't all that bad even though he was a college athlete.

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KSL 04/13/12 - 07:29 pm
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Now, think about the

Now, think about the prohibitions on lifetime limits. Think really hard about that. Our most recent policy had a $5 mil limit for each of us. Of course, we took out that well after we did not birth a premie or a child who had some serious disease. $5 mil for each of us was plenty. And we paid a premium for that and also for not being turned down ever or argued with.

Anyone who has any idea about the cost of expensive life saving treatments today will quickly realize that expensive treatment WILL be denied to children and elderly with limited life expectancy. It's got to happen. Some arbitrary members of the Obama board will say, "you are 72 years old. Obama said elderly like you should just take a pill to make you more comfortable." You can't deny that he did say it.

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KSL 04/13/12 - 07:34 pm
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If you wonder why I feel so

If you wonder why I feel so strongly resentful about obamacare, it is because we have paid for our insurance at great expense and sacrifice to us for years without asking or expecting any help. The people who originally came to this country to build it into what it became did not come here expecting someone else to give them help. They came for the opportunity to do it for themselves.

Study the Pilgrims. It didn't take them long to learn that the Mayflower Compact did not work.

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copperhead 04/13/12 - 07:37 pm
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You should read just a little

You should read just a little farther,you will see who will decide which illnesses will be covered and look for "and other purposes"referring to how the money is to be spent.

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KSL 04/13/12 - 07:44 pm
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Now, when Maxine Waters

Now, when Maxine Waters referred to Mitt Rommey as Mitrotny, was she being totally classless or ignorant?

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copperhead 04/13/12 - 08:32 pm
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KSL,can the answer be both?

KSL,can the answer be both?

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KSL 04/13/12 - 08:38 pm
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Of course!

Of course!

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KSL 04/13/12 - 08:39 pm
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Just trying to give the

Just trying to give the benefit of the doubt, copperhead, one way or the other.

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KSL 04/13/12 - 08:52 pm
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That is the kind of question

That is the kind of question opposing lawyers use questioning witnesses on the stand. I should have gone to law school and followed in the footsteps of the previous 3 generations.

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CobaltGeorge 04/13/12 - 09:29 pm
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KSL, don't you realize most

KSL, don't you realize most liberals and King SMCICBHO doesn't even know what the Mayflower Compact is.

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CobaltGeorge 04/13/12 - 09:31 pm
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Any History befor 2008 except

Any History befor 2008 except for the word Bush does not exist.

KSL
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KSL 04/13/12 - 09:32 pm
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I'm pretty certain he knows

I'm pretty certain he knows exactly what he is up to and I give enough credit to some of his followers that they don't comprehend it.

Hope you and yours are well, CG.

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copperhead 04/13/12 - 09:32 pm
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Kind of you to give them the

Kind of you to give them the benefit of the doubt. i've heard waters speak on other topics and she is nuts!

KSL
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KSL 04/13/12 - 09:33 pm
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You can't blame them. History

You can't blame them. History has been rewritten. It's constantly being rewritten.

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KSL 04/13/12 - 09:35 pm
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Copper, she is stupid enough

Copper, she is stupid enough to allow herself to be manipulated by people behind her. By herself, she could never have gotten where she is. Does that remind you of anyone else?

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KSL 04/13/12 - 09:37 pm
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Obam might be a tad smarter,

Obam might be a tad smarter, but he isn't the brilliant leader some hold him to be.

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CobaltGeorge 04/13/12 - 10:01 pm
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I will make a pretty sure

I will make a pretty sure prediction of what will happen after November 06, 2012 if the present King is re-elected.

Martial Law will be declared.

For those that do not know what Martial Law is, I post the following. (little Long, but worth reading)

MARTIAL LAW

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The following guide will help you plan, prepare, and get ready in the event that martial law threatens you safety and well being. It is divided into two parts. The first part describes the framework for martial law and the second part the actions to take in preparing for the actual declaration of martial law.

INTERESTING FACTS

Martial law is defined as: military rule or authority imposed on a civilian population when the civil authorities cannot maintain law and order, as in a time of war or during an emergency.
Hitler turned Germany into a Nazi dictatorship through executive orders.
Executive Order 10995: All communications media are to be seized by the Federal Government. Radio, TV, newspapers, CB, Ham, telephones, and the Internet will be under federal control. Hence, the First Amendment will be suspended indefinitely.
Executive Order 10997: All electrical power, fuels, and all minerals well be seized by the federal government.
Executive Order 10998: All food resources, farms and farm equipment will be seized by the government. You will not be allowed to hoard food since this is regulated.
Executive Order 10999: All modes of transportation will go into government control. Any vehicle can be seized.
Executive Order 11000: All civilians can be used for work under federal supervision.
Executive Order 11490: Establishes presidential control over all US citizens, businesses, and churches in time of "emergency."
Executive Order 12919: Directs various Cabinet officials to be constantly ready to take over virtually all aspects of the US economy during a State of National Emergency at the direction of the president.
Executive Order 13010: Directs FEMA to take control over all government agencies in time of emergency. FEMA is under control of executive branch of the government.
Executive Order 12656: "ASSIGNMENT OF EMERGENCY PREPAREDNESS RESPONSIBILITIES", "A national emergency is any occurrence, including natural disaster, military attack, technological emergency, or other emergency that seriously degrades or seriously threatens the national security of the United States. Policy for national security emergency preparedness shall be established by the President." This order includes federal takeover of all local law enforcement agencies, wage and price controls, prohibits you from moving assets in or out of the United States, creates a draft, controls all travel in and out of the United States, and much more.
Martial law can be declared due to natural disasters, Y2k Crisis, Stock Market crash, no electricity, riots, biological attack, .... anything leading to the breakdown of law and order.

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CobaltGeorge 04/13/12 - 10:02 pm
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SURVIVING MARTIAL LAW Prepare

SURVIVING MARTIAL LAW

Prepare before any declaration of martial law by becoming self reliant. You may become subject to a bureaucratic system and be prepared to stay one step ahead of it which is easy to do if you are prepared and in a position to be self reliant. You may also face mob rule, chaos, panic, or a complete breakdown in law and order. Surival situations may be easier to handle in rural areas than urban.
Avoid areas of marital law. Can be imposed due to natural disasters or man caused events. Important to have a retreat or place in a rural area away from populated areas.
Create alliances with like minded neighbors or community members that share your views. Team work and numbers may help your situation.
Become transparent in the sense that you do not draw attention to yourself or your family. For instance, do not tell people that you are storing food just store food. Be prepared to render assistance to neighbors if need be. You never know when you will need them.
Remain calm! Do not panic.
Avoid areas of civil unrest if possible. If caught in civil unrest take appropriate action.
Get informed and stay informed. Understand martial law can be a temporary crisis or an extended one. In extreme cases the shape of a whole nation can change.
Declaration of martial law means your rights are suspended and it is government by decree. Your constitutional rights may no longer apply. This could mean a state of National Emergency.
People can be arrested and imprisoned indefinitely without charges.
Freedom of speech and freedom of assembly can be suspended, and censorship of the media imposed.
Gun ownership will also come under severe attack during marital law. We could see house to house searches by the military or National Guard looking for guns and seizing any they find along with stored food.
Take a stand on issues and make a choice that fits your beliefs and the situation. Do you believe as Patrick Henry, "Give me liberty or give me death?" Realize you may have some hard choices to make. Understand you may have to sacrifice your principles on trivial matters or take a hard stand. Always remember that you may have to come back and fight another day.

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