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President John Adams once said that “facts are stubborn things.”

The price of gas when Barack Obama became president was $1.84 a gallon. The price now is about $3.70 a gallon. The national debt when Obama became president was $10 trillion. The debt now is $15-plus trillion. The unemployment rate when Obama became president was 7.8 percent. The rate since then has been consistently higher than 8 percent and sometimes higher than 9 percent.

Given these facts, why would a rational person even consider re-electing this man?

Leo P. Lennox

Evans

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bjphysics
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bjphysics 03/13/12 - 12:25 am
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“Given these facts, why would

“Given these facts, why would a rational person even consider re-electing this man?”

I know, I know; because there will only be one other choice and some may decide they don’t like that choice.

omnomnom
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omnomnom 03/13/12 - 01:00 am
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Good point Bj! Red

Good point Bj! Red suppository pill or blue suppository pilll? Ehhhh I'll opt for a PBR thanks. Also folks, you can write in a candidate. You had a good run, Dr. Paul.

dichotomy
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dichotomy 03/13/12 - 11:09 am
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Suppository....hmmm. So

Suppository....hmmm. So that's the feeling I have been getting for the last three years.

faithson
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faithson 03/13/12 - 11:20 am
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Leo, when all of one's

Leo, when all of one's information about world affairs is derived from a single source that 'tells you what you want to hear', you can come up with a letter like this. And again bj brings us to the nub of the question, the incompetence of the candidate the republicans put up for election.

allhans
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allhans 03/13/12 - 02:49 pm
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Of course. If you don't like

Of course. If you don't like any of the candidates then don't vote.
You should never go against your conscience.

Aas for me, I find the GOP race exciting. I voted for Romney and probably will again in November.

Retired Army
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Retired Army 03/13/12 - 03:00 pm
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Romney and exciting are two

Romney and exciting are two words that should be banned when used in the same sentence.

dichotomy
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dichotomy 03/13/12 - 05:32 pm
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Well RA......people said

Well RA......people said Obama was exciting and look what that got us.

I think I'll vote for somebody more boring as long as they can balance a checkbook.

Gary Ross
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Gary Ross 03/17/12 - 09:28 am
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You left out tons of other

You left out tons of other facts, like promising to get us out of this war, etc, etc, etc, etc. Another fact is, what Obama says and what he does are always two completely different things. The real problem is, in our current society of poor moral values, the majority of voters find this kind of behavior acceptable, EVEN IN A PRESIDENT.

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