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Old 08-18-2009, 01:19 PM
 
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Year one puts Obama ahead, Gingrich notwithstanding...

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Newt Gingrich wants you to believe that, compared to Ronald Reagan, President Barack Obama is a pale shadow, his presidency characterized by half-starts and falters, while Ronald Reagan’s every word connected with every voter, every time, all the time. Don’t believe it.

Reagan and Obama: Year One Puts Obama Ahead, Gingrich Notwithstanding « Submitted to a Candid World
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Old 08-18-2009, 01:23 PM
 
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This is some source you have dug up. It has to be the truth.
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Old 08-18-2009, 01:27 PM
 
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This is some source you have dug up. It has to be the truth.
You didn't have time to check the embedded links to see if the source is credible or not...
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Old 08-18-2009, 03:28 PM
 
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The difference between Reagan and Obama is that Reagan connected with the people whereas Obama connected with a liberal media and the liberal elite opinion makers. If Obama had received the negative press that Reagan received during his first campaign and his first year in office his poll numbers would be in the single digits by now.
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Old 08-18-2009, 03:34 PM
 
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The difference between Reagan and Obama is that Reagan connected with the people whereas Obama connected with a liberal media and the liberal elite opinion makers. If Obama had received the negative press that Reagan received during his first campaign and his first year in office his poll numbers would be in the single digits by now.
What is a liberal elite opinion maker?
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Old 08-18-2009, 03:48 PM
 
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What is a liberal elite opinion maker?
The Hollywood crowd, the so-called intelligentsia, etc.
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Old 08-18-2009, 04:05 PM
 
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The Hollywood crowd, the so-called intelligentsia, etc.
I would have voted for a yellow dog if it would deliver on national healthcare.
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