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America Under Barack Obama: An Interview with Nat Hentoff
Sebeka (MN) Review-Messenger ^ | 12/11/2009 | John W. Whitehead

Posted on 12/13/2009 6:42:18 AM PST by markomalley

"I try to avoid hyperbole, but I think Obama is possibly the most dangerous and destructive president we have ever had."—Nat Hentoff

Nat HentoffNat Hentoff has had a life well spent, one chock full of controversy fueled by his passion for the protection of civil liberties and human rights. Hentoff is known as a civil libertarian, free speech activist, anti-death penalty advocate, pro-lifer and not uncommon critic of the ideological left.

At 84, Nat Hentoff is an American classic who has never shied away from an issue. For example, he defended a woman rejected from law school because she was Caucasian; called into a talk show hosted by Oliver North to agree with him on liberal intolerance for free speech; was a friend to the late Malcolm X; and wrote the liner notes for Bob Dylan's second album.

A self-described uncategorizable libertarian, Hentoff adds he is also a “Jewish atheist, civil libertarian, pro-lifer.” Accordingly, he has angered nearly every political faction and remains one of a few who has stuck to his principles through his many years of work, regardless of the trouble it stirred up. For instance, when he announced his opposition to abortion he alienated numerous colleagues, and his outspoken denunciation of President Bill Clinton only increased his isolation in liberal circles (He said that Clinton had "done more harm to the Constitution than any president in American history," and called him "a serial violator of our liberties.").

Born in Boston on June 10, 1925, Hentoff received a B.A. with honors from Northeastern University and did graduate work at Harvard. From 1953 to 1957, he was associate editor of Down Beat magazine. He has written many books on jazz, biographies and novels, including children's books. His articles have appeared in the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Commonwealth, the New Republic, the Atlantic and the New Yorker, where he was a staff writer for more than 25 years. In 1980, he was awarded a Guggenheim Fellowship in Education and an American Bar Association Silver Gavel Award for his coverage of the law and criminal justice in his columns. In 1985, he was awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Laws by Northeastern University. For 50 years, Hentoff wrote a weekly column for the Village Voice. But that publication announced that he had been terminated on December 31, 2008. In February 2009, Hentoff joined the Cato Institute as a Senior Fellow.

Hentoff's views on the rights of Americans to write, think and speak freely are expressed in his columns. He is also an authority on First Amendment defense, the Bill of Rights, the Supreme Court, students' rights and education. Friends and critics alike describe him as the kind of writer, and citizen, that all should aspire to be—"less interested in 'exclusives' than in 'making a difference.'" Critiquing Hentoff's autobiography, Speaking Freely, Nicholas von Hoffman refers to him as "a trusting man, a gentle man, just and undeviatingly consistent."

Hentoff took to heart the words from his mentor, I. F. "Izzy" Stone, the renowned investigative journalist who died in 1989: "If you're in this business because you want to change the world, get another day job. If you are able to make a difference, it will come incrementally, and you might not even know about it. You have to get the story and keep on it because it has to be told."

Nat Hentoff has earned the well-deserved reputation of being one of our nation's most respected, controversial and uncompromising writers. He began his career at the Village Voice because he wanted a place to write freely on anything he cared about. And his departure from the publication has neither dampened his zeal nor tempered his voice.

Hentoff, whose new book, At the Jazz Band Ball—Sixty Years on the Jazz Scene (University of California Press), is due out in 2010, took some time to speak with me about Barack Obama, the danger of his health care plan, the peril of civil liberties, and a host of other issues.

John W. Whitehead: When Barack Obama was a U.S. Senator in 2005, he introduced a bill to limit the Patriot Act. Now that he is president, he has endorsed the Patriot Act as is. What do you think happened with Obama?

Nat Hentoff: I try to avoid hyperbole, but I think Obama is possibly the most dangerous and destructive president we have ever had. An example is ObamaCare, which is now embattled in the Senate. If that goes through the way Obama wants, we will have something very much like the British system. If the American people have their health care paid for by the government, depending on their age and their condition, they will be subject to a health commission just like in England which will decide if their lives are worth living much longer.

In terms of the Patriot Act, and all the other things he has pledged he would do, such as transparency in government, Obama has reneged on his promises. He pledged to end torture, but he has continued the CIA renditions where you kidnap people and send them to another country to be interrogated. Why is Obama doing that if he doesn't want torture anymore? Throughout Obama's career, he promised to limit the state secrets doctrine which the Bush-Cheney administration had abused enormously. The Bush administration would go into court on any kind of a case that they thought might embarrass them and would argue that it was a state secret and the case should not be continued. Obama is doing the same thing, even though he promised not to.

So in answer to your question, I am beginning to think that this guy is a phony. Obama seems to have no firm principles that I can discern that he will adhere to. His only principle is his own aggrandizement. This is a very dangerous mindset for a president to have.

JW: Do you consider Obama to be worse than George W. Bush?

NH: Oh, much worse. Bush essentially came in with very little qualifications for presidency, not only in terms of his background but he lacked a certain amount of curiosity, and he depended entirely too much on people like Rumsfeld, Cheney and others. Bush was led astray and we were led astray. However, I never thought that Bush himself was, in any sense, "evil." I am hesitant to say this about Obama. Obama is a bad man in terms of the Constitution. The irony is that Obama was a law professor at the University of Chicago. He would, most of all, know that what he is doing weakens the Constitution.

In fact, we have never had more invasions of privacy than we have now. The Fourth Amendment is on life support and the chief agent of that is the National Security Agency. The NSA has the capacity to keep track of everything we do on the phone and on the internet. Obama has done nothing about that. In fact, he has perpetuated it. He has absolutely no judicial supervision of all of this. So all in all, Obama is a disaster.

JW: Obama is not reversing the Bush policies as he promised. But even in light of this, many on the Left are very, very quiet about Obama. Why is that?

NH: I am an atheist, although I very much admire and have been influenced by many traditionally religious people. I say this because the Left has taken what passes for their principles as an absolute religion. They don't think anymore. They just react. When they have somebody like Obama whom they put into office, they believed in the religious sense and, of course, that is a large part of the reason for their silence on these issues. They are very hesitant to criticize Obama, but that is beginning to change. Even on the cable network MSNBC, some of the strongest proponents of Obama are now beginning to question, if I may use their words, their "deity."

JW: Is the so-called health commission that you referred to earlier what some people are referring to as death panels? Is that too strong a word?

NH: That term was used with hyperbole about the parts of the health care bill where doctors are mandated, if people are on Medicare and of a certain age or in serious physical condition, to counsel them on their end-of-life alternatives. I don't believe that was a death panel. It was done to get the Medicare doctors to not spend too much money on them. The death panel issue arose with Tom Daschle, who was originally going to be the Health Czar. Daschle became enamored with the British system and wrote a book about health care, which influenced President Obama.

In England, you have what I would call government-imposed euthanasia. Under the British healthcare system, there is a commission that decides whether or not, based on your age and physical condition, the government should continue to pay for your health. That leads to the government not doing it and you gradually or suddenly die. The present Stimulus Bill sets up the equivalent commission in the United States similar to that which is in England. The tipoff was months ago on the ABC network. President Obama was given a full hour to describe and endorse his health plan. A woman in the audience asked Obama about her mother. Her mother was, I believe, 101 years old and was in need of a certain kind of procedure. Her doctor didn't want to do it because of her age. However, another doctor did and told this woman there is a joy of life in this person. The woman asked President Obama how he would deal with this sort of thing, and Obama said we cannot consider the joy of life in this situation. He said I would advise her to take a pain killer. That is the essence of the President of the United States.

JW: Do you think Obama is shallow?

NH: It's much worse than that. Obama has little, if any, principles except to aggrandize and make himself more and more important. You see that in his foreign policy. Obama lacks a backbone—both a constitutional backbone and a personal backbone. This is a man who is causing us and will cause us a great deal of harm constitutionally and personally. I say personally because I am 84 years old, and this is the first administration that has scared me in terms of my lifespan.

JW: But he is praised for his charisma and great smile. He can make people believe things just by his personality.

NH: That was a positive factor in his election. A good many people voted for Obama, and I'm not only talking about the black vote. A lot of people voted for Obama because of our history of racial discrimination in this country. They felt good even though they didn't really know much about him and may have had some doubts. But at least they showed the world we could elect a black president. And that is still part of what he is riding on. Except that, too, is diminishing. In the recent Virginia election, the black vote diminished. Now why was that? I think a lot of black folks are wondering what this guy is really going to do, not only for them but for the country. If the country is injured, they will be injured. That may be sinking in.

JW: One of the highest unemployment rates in the country is among African-Americans.

NH: Not only that, the general unemployment rate is going to continue for a long time and for all of us. I have never heard so many heart-wrenching stories of all kinds of people all across the economic spectrum. As usual, the people who are poorest—the blacks, Hispanics and disabled people—are going to suffer more than anyone else under the Obama administration. This is a dishonest administration, because it is becoming clear that the unemployment statistics of the Obama administration are not believable. I can't think of a single area where Obama is not destructive.

JW: A lot of people we represent and I talk to feel that their government does not hear them, that their representatives do not listen to them anymore. As a result, you have these Tea Party protests which the Left has criticized. What do you think of the Tea Party protests?

NH: I spent a lot of time studying our Founders and people like Samuel Adams and the original Tea Party. What Adams and the Sons of Liberty did in Boston was spread the word about the abuses of the British. They had Committees of Correspondence that got the word out to the colonies. We need Committees of Correspondence now, and we are getting them. That is what is happening with the Tea Parties. I wrote a column called "The Second American Revolution" about the fact that people are acting for themselves as it happened with the Sons of Liberty which spread throughout the colonies. That was a very important awakening in this country. A lot of people in the adult population have a very limited idea as to why they are Americans, why we have a First Amendment or a Bill of Rights.

JW: Less than 3% of high school students can pass the immigration test while over 90% of people from foreign countries can pass it. The questions are simple—such as, "What is the supreme law of the land?" or "Who wrote the Declaration of Independence?" Civic education in the United States is basically dead.

NH: I have been in schools around the country, and I have written on education for years. Once, I was once doing a profile on Justice William Brennan and I was in his chambers, and Brennan asked, "How do we get the words of the Bill of Rights into the lives of the students?" Well, it is not difficult. You tell them stories. When I speak to students, I tell them why we have a First Amendment. I tell them about the Committees of Correspondence. I tell them how in a secret meeting of the Raleigh Tavern in Virginia, Thomas Jefferson and Patrick Henry, who did not agree with each other, started a Committee of Correspondence.

Young people get very excited when they hear why they are Americans. It is not hard to do. We hear talk now about reforming public education. There are billions of dollars at stake for such a reform. But I have not heard Arne Duncan, who is the U.S. Education Secretary, mention once the civic illiteracy in the country.

JW: Adults are constitutionally illiterate as well.

NH: A few years ago, I was lecturing at the Columbia Journalism School of Education. I asked them about what was happening to the Fourth Amendment. I said, "By the way, do you know what is in the Fourth Amendment?" One student responded, "Is that the right to bear arms?" It's hard to believe these are bright students.

JW: I ask law students who attend our Summer Internship Program to name the five freedoms in the First Amendment. I have yet to find one who can.

NH: That is a stunner.

JW: You lived through the McCarthy era in the 1950s. Is it worse now than it was then?

NH: McCarthy's regime was ended by Senators who realized that he had gone too far. What we have now may be more insidious. What we have now in America is a surveillance society. We have no idea how much the government knows and how much the CIA even knows about average citizens. The government is not supposed to be doing this in this country. They listen in on our phone calls. I am not exaggerating because I have studied this a long time. You have to be careful about what you do, about what you say, and that is more dangerous than what was happening with McCarthy, but the technology the government now possesses is so much more insidious.

JW: You don't sound very optimistic.

NH: If James Madison or Thomas Jefferson were brought back to life and they looked at television and read the papers, they would not recognize the country.

The media has been very bad about informing us about what is going on. They focus on surface things. They do not focus enough on the fact that the Fourth Amendment is on life support and that we need a return to transparency in government. The media ignores what is really going on. But I am optimistic. I have to be optimistic, as I know you are. That is why you keep writing and keep doing what you do. You have to do this because we have been through very dark periods before. There are enough people who are starting to be actively involved that we can turn things around. And we need to encourage others to become involved.


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To: Aria
a hollow man at the helm

Hmmm. Nice turn of phrase. If I may expand on it?

The difference between patriots and 0bama supporters:

Patriots think we have a hollow man at the helm.
0bamanists think we have a hallowed man at the helm.

needs some work...

51 posted on 12/13/2009 10:43:37 AM PST by null and void (We are now in day 326 of our national holiday from reality. - 0bama really isn't one of US.)
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To: onyx
My favorite is

"I am 84 years old, and this is the first administration that has scared me in terms of my lifespan."

52 posted on 12/13/2009 10:45:53 AM PST by null and void (We are now in day 326 of our national holiday from reality. - 0bama really isn't one of US.)
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To: null and void

Hey null and void! :)

I like that one too. It speaks volumes.


53 posted on 12/13/2009 11:48:05 AM PST by onyx
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To: hennie pennie
I don't remember the details, but I am positive that I've read in numerous places that BHO was never a professor. He was a lecturer in law, which is an entirely different ballpark.

You're right.

If this turns out to be a temporary link, go to www.uchicago.edu and enter Barack Obama into their search engine.

They refer to him being "a former Law School Senior Lecturer".

Examples:

President Barack Obama, a former Law School Senior Lecturer, wins ...... President Barack Obama, a former Law School Senior Lecturer, wins Nobel Peace Prize. October 9, 2009. US President Barack Obama, whose ...
http://news.uchicago.edu/news.php?asset_id=1730 - 16k - Cached

University of Chicago Law School > News 11.04.2008: Former Senior ...... Home > News > News 11.04.2008: Former Senior Lecturer Barack Obama Elected President of the United States News 11.04.2008 Former..
http://www.law.uchicago.edu/news/obamaelected/ - 17k - Cached

54 posted on 12/13/2009 11:56:30 AM PST by DumpsterDiver
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To: onyx

It troubles me that Nat Hentoff did say that. No one with power had said that. No one in power has stood up for us.

If they have and I don’t know it they should gather on Congress’ steps and show it.

Congress needs a high colonic.


55 posted on 12/13/2009 1:08:49 PM PST by Lady Jag (Double your income. Fire the government)
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To: Lady Jag

I have been sitting here wondering how many democrats in congress have heard about or have read this interview. I’m certain Obama has been told.

Hentoff was always one to speak his mind. I can remember reading his Village Voice articles posted here. This one is a stunner. He thinks Obama is dangerous for reasons different from mine, but we reach the same conclusion. Amazing.


56 posted on 12/13/2009 1:35:11 PM PST by onyx
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To: EternalVigilance; wagglebee

There is an extremely interesting interview with Nat Hentoff over here.


57 posted on 12/13/2009 2:25:16 PM PST by hennie pennie
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To: onyx
They've got the networking world record, you can bet they know about this interview. What tidbits I've heard over a few decades convince me that it's impossible to be anonymous. Except for BHO, they know plenty about each one of us.

In the 60’s two computers of the IBM 1400 series had capacity of 1.4 KB and 2 KB and they ran banks, transit systems and the government that was already spying on us.

IMHO, everybody thinks WhoseSane is dangerous.

58 posted on 12/13/2009 2:54:42 PM PST by Lady Jag (Double your income. Fire the government)
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To: 2ndDivisionVet

Maybe why Bell won his copyright case in court?


59 posted on 12/13/2009 3:03:59 PM PST by RobbyS (Pray with the suffering souls.)
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To: Lady Jag

I think it’s impossible to overstate the importance of Hentoff’s assessment of Obama. I mean, it’s absolutely stunning.


60 posted on 12/13/2009 3:23:43 PM PST by onyx
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To: onyx

Hentoff always an Interesting read.
Good he has a clue about Obama.
As with Paglia too, there is a time they have to speak out.
Too bad Nat’s Libertarain views holds him back
from coming in from the dark side.


61 posted on 12/13/2009 3:26:45 PM PST by SoCalPol (Reagan Republican for Palin 2012)
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To: onyx
There is no doubt that it's spot on. I wonder if he saw the knife.


62 posted on 12/13/2009 3:35:28 PM PST by Lady Jag (Double your income. Fire the government)
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To: markomalley

I try to avoid hyperbole, but I think Obama is ... the most dangerous and destructive president we have ever had.” —Nat Hentoff

There. That’s better.


63 posted on 12/13/2009 4:02:36 PM PST by Jack Hammer
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To: Lady Jag

ROTFLOL! I love it!


64 posted on 12/13/2009 4:03:03 PM PST by onyx
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To: SoCalPol

Hentoff won’t be one of the 50,000 Obama is hosting at the WH during this “holiday” season.

I would love to see Obama’s face after he read this gem:

“So in answer to your question, I am beginning to think that this guy is a phony. Obama seems to have no firm principles that I can discern that he will adhere to. His only principle is his own aggrandizement. This is a very dangerous mindset for a president to have.”


65 posted on 12/13/2009 4:06:27 PM PST by onyx
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To: onyx
My Chargers just beat Dallas Will have to tell you more laer about the person I spoke to earlier, a grad of the Kennedy School of Gov. at Harvard. and a very Liberal Dem. The 0 is not doing the change he expected and not liking the 0
66 posted on 12/13/2009 4:21:17 PM PST by SoCalPol (Reagan Republican for Palin 2012)
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To: GreyFriar
Hentoff hits the target

Yep, and not for the first time. I've been watching him for years, since he's such an anomaly - a man of the Left who genuinely believes in free speech.

67 posted on 12/13/2009 4:36:31 PM PST by Interesting Times (For the truth about "swift boating" see ToSetTheRecordStraight.com)
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To: SoCalPol

Ha ha ha! YOUR Chargers?

MY CHARGERS AND MY PHILLIP RIVERS!

I just got finished posting on his wall.

I'm anxious to hear about your conversation!!!!!!!!

68 posted on 12/13/2009 4:45:05 PM PST by onyx
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To: SoCalPol
>>> "The 0 is not doing the change he expected and not liking the 0..." <<<<

I've started listening to AIR AMERICA in the evenings, and it's simply amazing, the far far left Lefties are very angry with BHO; interestingly too, they sometimes mention that they feel the same way towards the DEM-party Elites as they believe that the Tea Partiers feel towards the D.C. Rino Elites, MY PARAPHRASE, not their precise words.

They are very angry about the troop surge and enormously disappointed about the healthcare legislation.

It's hard to stop tuning in .... they keep gettin more & more grim as each week passes; nowadays many are saying they are sorry they voted for BO, and that they didn't know who BO was.

LOL

69 posted on 12/13/2009 4:49:34 PM PST by hennie pennie
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To: onyx

And we all know- it’s NOT hyperbole...


70 posted on 12/13/2009 5:04:39 PM PST by SE Mom (Proud mom of an Iraq war combat vet)
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To: onyx

They won by three CHIEF! The Cowboys are battling injuries. :) I do hope that Ware is OK. I don’t care who you root for, he’s one of the good guys.


71 posted on 12/13/2009 5:11:50 PM PST by BigSkyFreeper ("The Community Organizer better stop bitching that the community is organizing." - Rush Limbaugh)
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To: markomalley
Adults are constitutionally illiterate as well.

This, in a nutshell, is why we are fudged as a nation. Moreso than the death of god, immigration, and television.

72 posted on 12/13/2009 5:16:23 PM PST by Clemenza (Remember our Korean War Veterans)
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To: hennie pennie

I talk to a lot of liberals and they want 0 to step up the
change which means (to socialism)


73 posted on 12/13/2009 5:29:21 PM PST by SoCalPol (Reagan Republican for Palin 2012)
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To: onyx

“Our Chargers” LOL!

Will FRmail you the info on the person I spoke with.


74 posted on 12/13/2009 5:32:13 PM PST by SoCalPol (Reagan Republican for Palin 2012)
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To: SE Mom

Right. He spoketh the TRUTH and Obama knoweth dat.


75 posted on 12/13/2009 5:33:51 PM PST by onyx
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To: BigSkyFreeper

Aaaah, they let ‘em have the last td -— the game was over, rover. Ware has a bad sprain. Neck injuries are serious. I hope he heals quickly and completely.


76 posted on 12/13/2009 5:35:50 PM PST by onyx
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To: SoCalPol

All right.

OUR CHARGERS, but I don’t want to have to share Phillip Rivers. :)


77 posted on 12/13/2009 5:36:44 PM PST by onyx
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To: markomalley
Even on the cable network MSNBC, some of the strongest proponents of Obama are now beginning to question, if I may use their words, their "deity."

I think he means Bummer's perceived godhood.

78 posted on 12/13/2009 5:51:37 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (I am in America but not of America.)
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To: jellybean

bump to read later


79 posted on 12/13/2009 5:51:38 PM PST by jellybean ( Bookmark http://altfreerepublic.freeforums.org/index.php for when FR is down)
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To: onyx
Bless you O' Most Merciful San Diego Chargers!

 

:)

80 posted on 12/13/2009 5:52:57 PM PST by BigSkyFreeper ("The Community Organizer better stop bitching that the community is organizing." - Rush Limbaugh)
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To: hennie pennie

I think a lot of people would say the US Constitution is the worst constitution in the world except for all the others... don’t look at what Bummer simply says, look at what he DOES.


81 posted on 12/13/2009 5:53:05 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (I am in America but not of America.)
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To: Interesting Times

I think he’s driven to the left because he can’t embrace the proposition that some supreme authority exists, but it is more a libertarian left than a socialist left.


82 posted on 12/13/2009 5:57:29 PM PST by HiTech RedNeck (I am in America but not of America.)
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To: BigSkyFreeper

:)


83 posted on 12/13/2009 6:02:53 PM PST by onyx
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To: GreyFriar

Excellent! Thanks for the ping. When Obama spoke about “the world as it should be” I didn’t know if he meant Marxist or Muslim or both or just with himself as emperor.


84 posted on 12/13/2009 6:12:03 PM PST by zot
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To: HiTech RedNeck

That sounds about right.


85 posted on 12/13/2009 7:50:37 PM PST by Interesting Times (For the truth about "swift boating" see ToSetTheRecordStraight.com)
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To: markomalley
Nat Hentoff is always interesting
86 posted on 12/13/2009 9:48:23 PM PST by tophat9000 (Obama plans to fix America like he fixed his dog)
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To: Daisyjane69

You mirror my own thoughts, even to the “Wow.”


87 posted on 12/13/2009 10:56:14 PM PST by happygrl (Hope and Change or Rope and Chains?)
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To: Aria
Obama believes he knows better than the founding fathers.

His thought processes haven't changed since his days of smoking dope and pontificating at college.

He is so immature.

88 posted on 12/13/2009 11:00:19 PM PST by happygrl (Hope and Change or Rope and Chains?)
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To: null and void; Aria

We are the hollow men
We are the stuffed men
Leaning together
Headpiece filled with straw. Alas!
Our dried voices, when
We whisper together
Are quiet and meaningless
As wind in dry grass
Or rats’ feet over broken glass
In our dry cellar

Shape without form, shade without colour,
Paralysed force, gesture without motion;

Those who have crossed
With direct eyes, to death’s other Kingdom
Remember us — if at all — not as lost
Violent souls, but only
As the hollow men
The stuffed men.

sNip~

This is the way the world ends
This is the way the world ends
This is the way the world ends
Not with a bang but a whimper.

“The Hollow Men” by T. S. Eliot


89 posted on 12/13/2009 11:06:53 PM PST by happygrl (Hope and Change or Rope and Chains?)
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To: markomalley

Interesting read.

Pro-Life people are cool.


90 posted on 12/13/2009 11:07:09 PM PST by Gene Eric (Your Hope has been redistributed. Here's your Change.)
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To: hennie pennie

Right you are about some of these libs.! I read just last week on DU, that some of them were seriously talking about voting for a third-party person! They were even hoping Ralph Nader would run again! It seems that there are a number of them who act like the mirror image of Freepers, only in the ‘opposite party’!


91 posted on 12/14/2009 1:15:42 AM PST by dsutah
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To: dsutah
Ralph Nader, hey?

That's interesting, I've not yet heard his name mentioned by anyone calling up to AIR AMERICA talk radio, but I have definitely heard many of them mention that Dennis Kucinich is the ONLY 'honest' true liberal, that all the rest are party elites.

Many are seriously angry with themselves for believing BHO during his campaign, and they now belatedly realize that they knew NOTHING about him then, and NOTHING about him now, and there is no reason whatsoever that they placed their trust in him.

It is quite astounding to listen.

92 posted on 12/14/2009 4:57:49 AM PST by hennie pennie
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To: Gene Eric
QUOTE FROM Nat Hentoff

"I do not have a law degree, but I would have thought that the ultimate violation of anyone's bodily integrity is to starve a person to death. "

http://www.jewishworldreview.com/cols/hentoff110503.asp

93 posted on 12/14/2009 5:12:37 AM PST by hennie pennie
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To: hennie pennie

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94 posted on 12/14/2009 3:49:44 PM PST by Gene Eric (Your Hope has been redistributed. Here's your Change.)
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To: markomalley

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95 posted on 12/19/2009 9:52:03 AM PST by neverdem (Xin loi minh oi)
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96 posted on 12/20/2009 7:15:55 AM PST by Cacique (quos Deus vult perdere, prius dementat ( Islamia Delenda Est ))
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To: markomalley

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97 posted on 07/21/2010 9:04:07 AM PDT by Lorica
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To: markomalley; All

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98 posted on 04/07/2014 4:18:51 PM PDT by EveningStar
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