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Speak Out 1/28/13

Monday, January 28, 2013

Smoke and mirrors

It's not surprising that Obama is trying to play the smoke-and-mirrors game that his gun control will solve all problems. It is frightening that he shares the liberal perspective on life that everyone should have the freedom to do whatever they want like marry who they want, abort who they want, but here lies the hypocrisy when it comes to something that liberals despise, like guns. They all continue be ignorant of the fact that guns do not go into schools or theaters and kill. It takes a mentally ill person to do that horrible thing. They use terrible things that happen to further their agenda.

Gun questions

1. Why would a law-abiding citizen object to the wider use of background checks? Inconvenience? 2. Of what use, or to fill what need is the availability of assault rifles necessary? 3. Other than convenience, why would anyone need a magazine with more than 10 rounds in it?

IRS forms

I just made my annual trip to the IRS to pick up forms. I'm always amazed the IRS gives these forms out for free and people go to office stores to buy them. Why do you buy forms? Good day.

Inaugural address

I am so proud. I agree with the analyst who said President Obama's second inaugural address was on a par with the second inaugural address of President Abraham Lincoln.

Gun, people

Guns don't kill people. People kill people. Some guns do nothing more than allow people to kill dozens of random people at a time with a slight movement of the index finger.

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Smoke and mirrors: Well said!!

Gun questions: Any sane person won't have a problem with the background checks but this will not keep the insane from getting guns to kill with them. The mental records should be furnish by the doctors treating these people for mental illness to be included in these background checks (presently they are not).

Inaugural address: You got to be kidding.

-- Posted by semo471 on Mon, Jan 28, 2013, at 7:11 AM

Diss,always loved the "Fractured Fairy Tales" on Saturday morning. They should be updated for today. Far too many people believe Obama's fairy tale where blue birds sing and there's whiskey springs.

-- Posted by dab1969 on Mon, Jan 28, 2013, at 7:23 AM

Comparing Lincoln's and Obama's speeches? Looked up the transcripts and Lincoln said a heck of a lot in about 5 minutes while Obama blathered on for 30 minutes. He sure likes to hear the sound of his own voice. Less is always more.

-- Posted by dab1969 on Mon, Jan 28, 2013, at 7:59 AM

dab1969 --

You might be looking for blue birds and whiskey springs, but my investment portfolio has gone through the roof since Obama became President, my sole proprietorship has grown, and I have recovered the value of my home.

The improvements in my life in the last four years are no fairy tale.

-- Posted by grisgris on Mon, Jan 28, 2013, at 8:08 AM

Gun questions..."shall not be infringed." Got it?

-- Posted by Hawker on Mon, Jan 28, 2013, at 8:38 AM

So many issues we can't talk about

Rick, SEMO and Wheels will tout.

I, for one, am sick of Obama.

and I'm tired of all the "leave" drama.

Guns, FBI, lights and stuff,

fowl language, insults- getting rough.

Instead of making things worse

I'll just communicate in verse.

Yakety, Yak --I don't give a hoot!

Yo'mama wears combat boots!

Geez-hope I spelled everything right!!!

-- Posted by America First on Mon, Jan 28, 2013, at 10:38 AM

Inaugural address is nothing close to Lincoln's and is the most blind address put forward. When JOBs are what is needed and on more than one occasion been the focus of this President he once again loses focus. Social issues are just for elections and not for improving this country. A balances budget, or a budget period is what this country needs not political talk and rhetoric that continues to be expelled by this President.

-- Posted by chris51home on Mon, Jan 28, 2013, at 10:51 AM

Dissident argues every point

like an old man with a pain in his joint.

He gripes about that statement and this rumor

he certainly has no sense of humor.

Poor man likes it HIS way

thinks he's the best -now we all must pay!

-- Posted by America First on Mon, Jan 28, 2013, at 11:28 AM

Two comments on the spot

All I can say is "What?"

Proves my point exactly on

Always right-never wrong.

Sad and lonely you will be

if you can't even try to see.

Life is not all about you

or is that idea new?

All I ask is for you to understand

I don't care if you're a woman or man.

Your opinion means nothing to me

And my opinion is mute to thee!

-- Posted by America First on Mon, Jan 28, 2013, at 12:27 PM

On a Positive Note! People tend to talk when they have bad experiences. When I moved here 2 years ago I thought I would try out Sears. I was shocked by the outstanding customer service. In today's time it is RARE! I now shop at Sears first for everything. Thank you Sears for time and time again, a wonderful shopping experience.

-- Posted by speaknout on Mon, Jan 28, 2013, at 12:31 PM

I'm in good company.

-- Posted by semo471 on Mon, Jan 28, 2013, at 2:19 PM

Gun questions, very good questions. Thanks Semo, for acknowledging this and answering.

I sometimes worry that those who protest the checks, are scared they won't qualify. My worry is that they own guns now.

-- Posted by Reasoning on Mon, Jan 28, 2013, at 7:03 PM

Oh, I enjoy the comments of Rick, Semo and Wheels

They agree to disagree and and feel what they feel

OTHERS, you know who I mean, I think

Gripe and whine and always make a stink.

They correct this idea or that thought

it don't seem to matter who gets caught.

And, if someone misspeaks or misspells

they grab onto that like rats in a well.

EVERYONE should be allowed on opinion on here

NO ONES is better or more dear.

If you don't like to read this little poem

just read on down and keep on goin'

-- Posted by America First on Tue, Jan 29, 2013, at 7:01 AM

Posted by America First on Tue, Jan 29, 2013, at 7:01 AM

America: From what I heard about the poem that was read on Obama's inauguration, you should have submitted this poem to be used. See if you can rhythm a word with "truck" to be use in your next poem.

-- Posted by semo471 on Tue, Jan 29, 2013, at 7:55 AM

Everybody have a great day and don't let the storm clouds get you down.....semo471 out of here for the day.

-- Posted by semo471 on Tue, Jan 29, 2013, at 7:57 AM

I did not watch the inauguration of Obamba

I could not stand all the slanted drama.

Don't know about the poem that was read

But I'm sure it gave all a sense of dread.

I can barely stand to see that man speak

It gives me a headache and makes my bones creak.

Makes me want to drive away in my truck.

Obama President? He walks like a duck!

-- Posted by America First on Tue, Jan 29, 2013, at 8:43 AM

Need a little help. If I received an email with a link to a YouTube video can I copy and paste it to a SO forum and it will be "clickable". As noted,some of us are dumber than a box of rocks.

-- Posted by dab1969 on Tue, Jan 29, 2013, at 10:28 AM

If one has evidence they are being stalked, threatened or harassed by another, they should file a police report.

-- Posted by ratiocination on Tue, Jan 29, 2013, at 6:11 PM

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