The quote, "the ends justify the means" accurately describes your position. Can Obama do no wrong? His major flaw, disregarding any political philosophies that I have with him and his administration, is that he is not a leader. This, he is unable to change. Bill Clinton had leadership skills although his leftist political ideology differed from my libertarian philosophy but nonetheless he was a leader. Obama has done more damage to this country because of his lack of leadership than anything else.posted @ Thursday, October 23, 2014 - 21:31
I say let them go and what happens to them happens to them. Nothing like learning from experience. If they find themselves in trouble there, then oh well. They can always be introduced to drone technology.posted @ Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 22:20
We can all sleep well at night, knowing that these people growing flowers are now behind bars and can no longer hurt anyone with in this victimless crime. Good job Barrow County.posted @ Wednesday, October 22, 2014 - 20:26
If an ID should not be a requirement to vote, then an ID should not be a requirement to purchase a firearm, right?
The Constitution protects the right of a citizen to possess a firearm but not to vote for the POTUS. So, logically, the ability to purchase a firearm without an ID should trump any argument that one should not need an ID to vote.posted @ Tuesday, October 21, 2014 - 22:38
I wonder if it is always reasonable to assume someone in only a jock strap is intoxicated.
He was only looking for support.posted @ Friday, October 17, 2014 - 20:15
Poor country....posted @ Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 22:14
Dems hope for strong get-out-the-vote success
...which includes voting early and often.posted @ Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 21:34
I think the scouts could care less. the only thing they care about is yards/carry.posted @ Thursday, October 16, 2014 - 20:25
That Republicans fight the registration of minority voters so much is the telling factor of how much they care about them.
History shows that Democrats fight the registration of minority voters (See Bull Conner). Sorry to spoil your fable. It seems that Republicans fight the registration of unlawful, illegal and deceased voters which by chance is your alliance and the Democratic Party's constituents.posted @ Tuesday, September 30, 2014 - 23:19
@grove600: Thanks grove600 for this news update. It's sad when a reader must post the news.
TeeWee, in this day when the mainstream is completely biased (CNN, ABC, CBS, NBC and MSNBC) to the politically correct view and often the current political party in the majority, I have to assume that the media is biased, with malice. There is no other explanation. It's nauseously pathetic.posted @ Sunday, September 28, 2014 - 20:16
"So Gurley told the coaching staff what plays he wanted to run." Why not, it's better calls than the other offensive play caller. With the consistent top five talent that has passed through UGA over the last eleven years, we settle for the same consistent end of season results. It's been "shame on us", the fans, for too long.posted @ Sunday, September 28, 2014 - 19:58
[quote][b]AssociatedPress[/b] - Holder resigning: Attorney general backed rights[/quote]
...except rights of people with pale colored skin (see Black Panthers intimidating voters at polling precinct in Philadelphia in 2008).posted @ Friday, September 26, 2014 - 22:29
I see rant after rant after rant saying he is too weak on this, we must go to war on this, we must yada yada...from the right...day and night.
cons, as usual, have it set up that whatever move Obama makes will be 'wrong'.
factually, the 'push' was made well before Obama got on board. It's historical record now. Of course, this is where they chime in and say 'he doesn't lead'.
Maybe it's just because he is not a natural born nor a "learned" leader. If it's any consolation, Bill Clinton was a leader despite not agreeing with many of his policies. Obama is just not cutout for the job. He was elected by a naive, uneducated, parasitic electorate. History will acknowledge this fact as well. Sorry.posted @ Sunday, September 21, 2014 - 23:48
Too bad he wasn't armed. The story could have been reported that five or six body bags were used by ACCPD and case closed.posted @ Saturday, September 20, 2014 - 23:37
of course not. These guys only get paid $170K plus a year.to do their job. Probably don't have time for menial tasks such as this.posted @ Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 20:46
…I think it’s going to be all we can do to get some first downs and get some points.”
Really????posted @ Monday, September 8, 2014 - 21:58
What a disgraceful police department Ferguson is. More power to the DOJ.
what a disgraceful DOJ federal enforcement arm we have. More power to an appointed special prosecutor.posted @ Friday, September 5, 2014 - 21:54
Universal single payor legislation would solve all the problems and assure all person are treated equally.
except for the ruling class, who will be treated more equally... Do you really want substandard health care for everyone? Little to no choices for the elderly? Have you always depended on someone else for your existence? You went to government schools right?posted @ Thursday, August 28, 2014 - 21:41
You're liberated - liberal.
Actually-----You're liberated - libertarian.
I didn't realize until I was a libertarian how closed minded, drone I was as a liberal.posted @ Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 21:21
I won't be soon enough until the government education system is a relic of the past. Go private or go home (schooling).posted @ Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 21:03
I like it....posted @ Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 20:41
This is getting totally out of hand. Let him just hear the voice of the judge saying "Guilty as charged".
or...."May God have mercy on your soul".posted @ Wednesday, August 27, 2014 - 20:35
@tgb: That's not what I said. It has nothing to do with me "not liking" it. If you wanta criticize his speaking ability, go ahead. But objectively, Obama is a pretty well spoken person, pretty quick in his conversations, a smooth politician, knowledgeable about a wide variety of facts and history...
but is not a leader, unlike other Democratic presidents such as Clinton, which is the epitome of the qualification standard of this position. This...is why he is seen as a failure on the national and world stageposted @ Thursday, August 21, 2014 - 21:03
Again, Obama's biggest failing is his lack of experience at anything. The poor man is just over his head and doesn't know what to do. We have seem example after example of this.
dubbed "The Leaderless Leader"posted @ Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - 21:06
So conservatives hate it simply because the federal government is involved. They have no criticisms of the actual common core content. That makes no sense.
...that is why there is no absolute solution unless the solution is home schooling or select private schools. Anything less is child abuse.posted @ Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 22:57
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