Skip to comments.O’REILLY LAMBASTES OBAMA & ‘SECULAR PROGRESSIVES’ WHO ARE ‘BENT ON DESTROYING
Posted on 11/13/2012 5:25:55 AM PST by NYer
On Monday night, Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly had some tough words for secular progressives, highlighting their purportedly dangerous views on social and economic issues. The subject of his “Talking Points Memo” segment asked, “Is traditional America gone for good?”
The popular television host commenced the segment by noting his belief that traditional America can, once again, rise to prominence, however, he contended that “it will take a very special person to make that happen.” To corroborate O’Reilly’s point that the nation may, indeed, bounce back to its traditional roots, he noted that, despite winning re-election, Obama is slipping in popularity.
“Left-wing ideology did not win the day for Barack Obama. Big spending on federal programs did. That’s the key,” O’Reilly said. “Because many in the media would have us believe that liberal ideology was confirmed by this election. It was not.”
Or particular note, O’Reilly hammered the president’s secular progressivism, claiming that Obama is “the poster guy” for the anti-traditionalist movement. After showcasing statistics and information surrounding births out of wedlock, abortion and other societal issues, the host noted that secular progressives have done little to curb these phenomena.
“Abortion is settled law in the USA, but it should be discouraged, because human DNA is present upon conception,” O’Reilly said. “Thus the situation becomes a human rights issue.”
The host asked if Americans want to live in a nation “where potential human life…is terminated for convenience.” As for marijuana legalization, another issue he tackled during the segment, he held little back, noting that, ”Legalizing pot sends a message that it’s fine to use it.”
From their stance on the “mythical war on women” to out-of-control entitlement spending, O’Reilly had no accolades to shower upon secular progressives. In fact, he made it clear that the movement, led by Obama, is a hazard to the nation’s social and political health.
“I believe the American people can be persuaded that the far left is a dangerous outlet bent on destroying traditional America and replacing it with a social free-fire zone that replaces it with dependency and poverty,” O’Reilly proclaimed.
Bill woke up last night.
ultra—lowlife johnny-come-latelies joining the rats off the boat...???...another sleazy faux scheme???
Yes. He was VERY good and stayed on-point. Juan Williams tried to counter during his segment but O’Reilly was having none of it.
Jeez Bill, what happened?
I want whatever brand of testosterone supplement he just started using.
I usually can’t take too much of Ted Baxter, but he has been right about this, particularly since election night as the returns started trickling in.
BOR please go back to sleep. You will never get Obama on your show. You can stop pandering to him now.
Ted Baxter, cultural warrior is back.
Welcome to the party Bill, we've been saying that same thing for years- where were you before the election?
Look what being mr. “fair and balanced” has gotten us
the voice of the independent folks was certain that obama would not be re-elected. he will remain in perpetual shock from here on in
I did not see the show. I wish I had seen it. Although I disagree w/O’Reilly on a lot of subjects & sometimes find him unwatchable this is one area where he is strong. At least he stands up on this subject.
“Traditions” are passed on because THEY ARE HISTORICALLY PROVEN TO WORK.
Liberalism fails, and will fail, and after it crashes and we’re all hurt by it,
traditions will re-emerge because reality favors them.
Humanists, think of it as “survival of the fittest” culture, if that makes you feel better.
Pot is expensive and prevalent because of the MONEY It generates. If there were not big bucks in it, there would be no problem. ALWAYS follow the money.
I USED TO smoke it and I do not now, but I might occasionally partake if it was legal- because it does have some good medicinal affects.
It is far less problematic than Alcohol.
The cost of making it illegal is far more than the damage it causes, and too much of our court system is tied up with this RELATIVELY harmless substance. (far less harmful than alcohol, once again)
It used to be legal, and you never hear about those days. When the government made it illegal is actually when all the major problems started.
IT CAN BE HARMFUL if you use it all day, every day- but the same is true for alcohol. I know the difference - I did at one time OVER-USE it. (all day every day) so i can explain the bad effects from personal knowledge and the benefits of quitting.
A little late to the party Sparky....
BOR has new puppet strings attached.
The never ending yin-yang.
We've been trying to do this since the 60's. It's gotten us branded as heartless, selfish, racist, anti-women, anti-immigrant (legal or otherwise), anti-poor, elitist, and white supremacist. There have been periods when people saw the light for a few years, but then right back into the darkness.
I do believe that to a great extent, Obama is the leader of a cult of personality that will be quite difficult for someone else to emulate. So next time around, maybe even as early 2014, we'll see a momentary reprieve and Obama's last two years will be tainted with scandal and incompetency. The bloom will slowly leave the rose.
I just wish O'Reilly would slap Juan Williams hard when he makes a stupid statement as he did last night. Williams was adament that Planned Parenthood is aligned with traditional American values and is actually "pro-family". O'Reilly should have made the hard-hitting point to this "black commentator" that Planned Parenthood has been spectacularly successful in at least one of its primary missions since its establishment ... to control the black population through abortion.
As a percentage of the U.S. population, blacks have remained essentially stagnant as a result of legalized abortion and of the killing of black babies by Planned Parenthood.
Yeah Juan, you small-minded fool -- Planned Parenthood is truly in the business of "promoting" families.
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