Who is your President?

Discussion in 'The Constitutional & RKBA Forum' started by citydesk175, Jan 20, 2009.

  1. citydesk175

    citydesk175 New Member

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    I was less than enthusiastic about our new President in front of my wife.
    She responded with "Who is your President?"
    I imeediately said "Charlton Heston" then remembered...........

    I think a lot of us are going to remember CH longer than anybody who gets squeezed through the meatgrinder we call the "American Presidential Election"

    Regards
    Citydesk175
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    I don't believe there is one at the moment...

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  3. ponycar17

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    I'm pretty sure Mike is right...

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    I'm not sure who's pulling the strings... :confused:
  4. gdmoody

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    Ditto and Ditto. I am afraid to find out who IS pulling the strings.
  5. jacksonco

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    Sorry guys but I have to buck the concensous on this one. Barak Obama is my President until such time he is voted out of office. I did not like it that he was elected but now that he is I find it necessary to wish nothing less than success for his tenure in office. As Americans we have to hope for better times to come and work towards that goal. If there is a policy we dont like than we work the system to try and change it.

    For me at the moment I am hoping that Sarah Palin runs in 2012 and she will receive all the support I am able to. There may even be more viable canidates by the time election season comes. Who ever the next President may be I want them to enherit a United States that is in the best possible condition.

    I think that George w Bush left this counrty better security wise than he had inherited it. He inherited a better economy but that went kinda bust on his watch. It is now up to Obama to better our economy while maintaining our security and standing in the world community. It should be the goal of every President to leave the country better than he or she found it. I hope that Obama accomplishes that task.
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    Is that question kinda like "Who's your daddy?"
  7. citydesk175

    citydesk175 New Member

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    You may be right

    In fact, in our own best interests, we should hope he does a freakin fabulous job and has every success possible in turning the economy and the world around. God knows he has a lot of places to succeed.


    Also in our own best interests, we must re-ask the initial question as "who are your Senators?" and "Who is your Congressman?" The Congressmen, with 2 year terms are much more sensitive to public comment and communication from their constituents.

    So find out who your Congressperson is and latch on to him or her for practice. Then move up and really get at your Senators. The Detroit 3 hearings made me aware of the arrogance that so easily develops in the senior chamber especially when they stand for office every six years.

    I think Obama's biggest problem will be with a Congress that is nominally part of his Party

    citydesk175
  8. Vladimir

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    I agree 110%, I would go one farther and say that unlike Coulter I will not stoop to the liberals level, I will respect the office. I am proud to say Barack Obama is my president, not because of who he is, but because America has continued being a beacon of hope for the world through seamless and peaceful democratic transition. Democracy doesn't always result in the best choice, but the fact that it results in a choice is something to celebrate every day of the week.
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    CityDesk, I agree. Charlton is who first came to mind. Otherwise, What would voters do?

    Edit: I was listening to Mike Church (America’s Right) on the way home this morning and he hit it on the head. There isn't a politician who stands up for their "IDEALS" anymore. It's all about party. Adams didn't go to Jefferson's inauguration, he left town the night before.

    These idiots and those that accept them, don't represent me, aren’t my fellow Americans, and therefore will not be treated politely. To see these folks smiling and shaking hands because it's just "politics," and those that accept that position have no spine, have no fortitude, and have no values or beliefs (my opinion).[​IMG]
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  10. ponycar17

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    I have to somewhat disagree with you on this point. GW inherited the economy 1 fiscal quarter after the tech sector collapsed. In a couple of months the NASDAQ went from an all-time high of nearly 6000 to around 3600 points. Shortly after taking office, 9/11 expanded on our economic concerns and ENRON certainly didn't help. In the past 8 years, our economy has fared far better than the rest of the world. Also, the seeds were already planted for the subprime mess.

    Obama is technically my President but I fear he's an empty suit, propped up by the likes of George Soros and others who desperately want us to feel more a part of the UN. :eek::(
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    I would have to agree with Vladimir that BO is the president, and add that we should respect the 'office' even though far too many folks didn't respect the office, or that guy would never have been elected.
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    Obama is the president but I don't want him to succeed. His success will mean more gun control at the minimum, more taxes, a weaker military/America and more social spending and in general a shift from a capitalist economy to socialism. His success will be a devastating blow to our nation. I don't want America to fail but I know Obama is not the answer.
    Those old enough to have been adults when Carter was pres should realize that Obama will make Carter look like Reagan.
  15. ampaterry

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    Obama is POTUS, and Commander In Chief of the armed forces, (even though he thinks he is Commander And Chief of them, from his own words).
    We all need to support him, pray for him, and sincerely desire him to be a truly great leader. I also pray that he succeeds - not in all of the agenda which HE wants, but instead as a great leader who brings real improvements to our country.

    Just think what happens if he somehow is REMOVED -
    Biden.

    And what if HE is removed -
    Pelosi!!!!!!!!

    With that line up, I would take a bullet for Obama.
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  16. Marlin T

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    I’m still trying to figure out if he really is the president.

    I can’t flat out accept the fact that he is legally qualified when he hasn’t proved it yet.

    But I also guess that like most democrats, 2 out 3 is close enough. The democrats have a track record of degrading and undermining the Constitution and Barry is the worst example of this. So to lay down and accept the fact is to also say the Constitution doesn’t mean anything to you either.

    An extremely shameful position as I see it.
  17. 45nut

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    Heston is still my president. :D

    I will say that I hope Hussein doesn't succeed in pushing us farther towards Socialism. I do respect the "Office" of the president. I will treat Hussein in the same exact manner in which President Bush was treated by the libs and the Drive By Media. :eek::D

    Success for me will entail mass infighting in the DNC over who gets to pull his strings. Hopefully, he will not govern from the left. Also, if we win the upcoming mid-terms, we can forestall his radical left wing agenda should he stay true to form and try to disarm us and push Socialism down our throats. :mad:

    If we get hit again by the islamonazis, he is going to be in a sh!tstorm like no one has seen since Dec 7th.

    To those who suppose I don't support the office of the president, I do. However I will retain my right of dissent, which when a conservative does it, the libs call it "Right Wing Hysteria" and when they do it, it is simply their job to stand against the "Vast Right Wing Conspiracy" It is actually the same thing, they choose to impune me because of my beliefs. I WILL NOT lay down for this Socialist. It is my DUTY to dissent to everything he does with which I don't agree.

    BHO's Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel at the inauguration:

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  18. ampaterry

    ampaterry *TFF Admin Staff Chaplain* Staff Member Supporting Member

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    Honestly, Marlin, I believe the claims that he is not a Natural Born citizen will prove to be bogus, just grasping at straws. I believe this article is closer to the truth:
    http://www.newsmax.com/kessler/obama_birth/2008/12/08/159417.html

    Don't get me wrong; I by NO MEANS believe there are NO conspiricies against the American People. I have merely reached a point where I no longer believe all of them that are being proposed.

    Some years ago, I turned up many lists of 'prison camps' in the united states that were supposedly all built and ready to take in us radical right-wingers when the government made their move to round all of us up. This was reported in SO MANY places that I became convinced there HAD to be something to it.
    So I mapped out the locations of a couple of them, the ones on the most lists, and drove there.
    In one case I found a State prison and in another I found a Federal prison. Both were newly built, yes. Both were fully staffed, yes. But both were also full of PRISONERS - people convicted of crimes like any other prison. No big vacant buildings waiting for Patriots, but simply prisons for criminals.

    MANY of the conspiracy theories are based on real evidence -
    Some are not.
    IMHO, the claim that Obama is not eligable to be president is not.
  19. bizy

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    I agree with "jacksonco"..
    I am an American and I will service this president the way I serve all presidents.
  20. bizy

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    Guys, Gals, Again this forum has really blown me away, AGAIN... I thought I was in this boat by myself, but you people, (most of you) are still dedicated americans. God bless you. Gung ho Americans will always prevail.
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