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13
May
13

The Last Play in the Playbook

You will have to have been under a rock for the past two weeks to have missed the feeding frenzy being engaged in by what passes as the other major political party and its enablers in the press. Between BENGHAZI!!! and IRS-gate, it seems that nothing at all of importance has been happening in the world.

The GOP and the press finally feel they have what they’ve been looking for: a political “mistake” by Barack Obama which they can use to cut him down to size. One has to admit, that the nation’s first black President has been quite scandal-free since his first Inauguration, in spite of the usual suspects’ best efforts. Obamacare was supposed to be his “Waterloo”; it now promises to cement a generation of Democratic dominance as citizens benefit from a new social program, one which will guarantee that they don’t have to choose between the rent and their health. Obama brought Osama Bin Laden to justice, something which the previous administration had no interest in doing. And of course, before he was even elected, he had the Reverend Wright “scandal”—a moment he used to give the nation a sorely needed lesson on race. The scandal-mongers have, quite frankly, lacked decent material with which to work.

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21
Jan
13

Inauguration Day, Part 8

Watching Inauguration Day in Times Square

Maddow Blog – thank you DesertFlower

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Coming up:

2:40: Inaugural Parade – Pennsylvania and Constitution Avenues to the White House

3:45: Parade Review, White House

8:45: Commander-in-Chief’s Inaugural Ball

9:10: The Inaugural Ball

Live streaming: C-Span * CBS * CNN

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Hey everyone, I added videos and photos to most of the posts below, in case you missed them – more soon. (More photos in all the post comments too)

05
Nov
12

Heads Up: The Final Rally

Livestream * C-Span * CBS * CNN

President Obama and Michelle Obama are scheduled to deliver their remarks at 10:50 ET

OFA_IA

…. reunited in Des Moines

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First lady Michelle Obama greets a military serviceman after speaking during a campaign stop in Orlando, Nov 5




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