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Dr.Charles Krauthammer Speaks Out On The Obama Disaster

Dr. Krauthammer is frequently on the Fox News Channel. He is an M.D., a lawyer and is paralyzed from the neck down. He is a very intelligent man and knows what he is talking about when it comes to politics. He is a brilliant intellectual, seasoned & articulate. He is forthright and careful in his analysis and never resorts to emotions or personal insults. He is NOT a fear monger nor an extremist in his comments and views. He is a fiscal conservative and has received a Pulitzer Prize for writing. He is a frequent contributor to Fox News and writes weekly for the Washington Post.
  A while back he spoke to the Center for the American Experiment.
Here is a summary of his comments:
1. Mr. Obama is a very intellectual, charming individual. He is not to be underestimated. He is a cool customer who doesn’t show his emotions. It’s very hard to know what’s behind the mask. The taking down of the Clinton dynasty was an amazing accomplishment. The Clintons still do not understand what hit them. Obama was in the perfect place at the perfect time.
2. Obama has political skills comparable to Reagan and Clinton.He has a way of making you think he’s on your side, agreeing with your position, while doing the opposite. Pay no attention to what he SAYS; rather, watch what he DOES!
3. Obama has a ruthless quest for power. He did not come to Washington to make something out of himself but rather to change everything, including dismantling capitalism. He can’t be straight forward on his ambitions, as the public would not go along. He has a heavy hand and wants to level the playing field with income redistribution and punishment to the achievers of society. He would like to model the USA to Great Britain or Canada .
4. His three main goals are to control ENERGY, PUBLIC EDUCATION and NATIONAL HEALTHCARE by the Federal government. He doesn’t care about the auto or financial services industries but got them as an early bonus. The cap and trade will add costs to everything and stifle growth. Paying for FREE college education is his goal. Most scary is his health-care program because if you make it FREE and add 46,000,000 people to a Medicare-type single-payer system, the costs will go through the roof. The only way to control costs is with massive RATIONING of services, like in Canada … Godforbid!
5. He has surrounded himself with mostly far-left academic types.No one around him has ever even run a candy store. But they are going to try and run the auto, financial, banking and other industries. This obviously can’t work in the long run. Obama is not a socialist; rather he’s a far-left secular progressive bent on nothing short of revolution. He ran as a moderate but will govern from the hard left. Again, watch what he DOES, not what he says.
6. Obama doesn’t really see himself as President of the United States but more as a ruler over the world. He sees himself above it all, trying to orchestrate & coordinate various countries and their agendas. He sees moral equivalency in all cultures. His apology tour in Germany and England was a prime example of how he sees America as an imperialist nation that has been arrogant, rather than a great noble nation that has at times made errors.This is the first President, ever , who has chastised our allies and appeased our enemies!
7. He is now handing out goodies. He hopes that the bill (and pain) will not come due until after he is reelected in 2012. He would like to blame all problems on Bush, from the past, and hopefully his successor in the future. He has a huge ego and Dr. Krauthammer believes he is a narcissist.
8. Republicans are in the wilderness for a while but will emerge strong. Republicans are pining for another Reagan but there will never be another like him. Krauthammer believes Mitt Romney, Tim Pawlenty & Bobby Jindahl (except for his terrible speech in February) are the future of the party. Newt Gingrich is brilliant but has baggage. Sarah Palin is sincere and intelligent but needs to really be seriously boning up on facts and info if she is to be a serious candidate in the future. We need to return to the party of lower taxes, smaller government, personal responsibility, strong national defense and State’s Rights.
9. The current level of spending is irresponsible and outrageous.We are spending trillions that we don’t have. This could lead to hyperinflation, depression or worse. No country has ever spent themselves into prosperity. The Media is giving Obama, Reid and Pelosi a Pass because they love their agenda. But eventually the bill will come due and people will realize the huge bailouts didn’t work, nor did the stimulus package. These were trillion-dollar payoffs to Obama’s allies, unions and the Congress to placate the left, so he can get support for #4 above.
10. The election was over in mid-September when Lehman brothers failed, fear and panic swept in, we had an unpopular President, and the war was grinding on indefinitely without a clear outcome. The people are in pain and the mantra of change caused people to act emotionally. Any Dem would have won this election; it was surprising it was as close as it was.
Send this to all who will listen to an intelligent assessment of the big picture. All our futures and children’s futures depend on our good understanding of what is really going on in DC.
This is one man’s opinion.
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  1. Maxune Parshall says:

    Also the fact that the introduction describes Krauthammer as “very intelligent” lets me know just how little intelligence is displayed in conservative circles. You might as well preface that sentence with “Unlike the usual bunch of conservatives you hear everyday, Krauthammer is actually intelligent.”

    • Jerry Peters says:

      I’ve searched high and low, I have yet to find an intelligent liberal.

    • Jim Staine says:

      Only in your progressive democrat world does describing Dr. Krauthhammer as “very intelligent” have some hidden meaning. If it did, it would apply equally to the empty suits in the “democrat worshiping mainstream media.”

  2. Maxune Parshall says:

    Just reading the first paragraph, I have to wonder when he says Obama took down the Clinton dynasty. What dynasty? Bill Clinton was president and Hillary was a senator in 2008. He fails to mention that the Republicans had been campaigning against Hillary since 1999 and had developed a large percentage of their base who hated Hillary although I couldn’t get any of them to explain why. One point against Krauthammer for dishonesty. Also the intro. says that Krauthammer never makes personal insults when just recently he described Mitt’s interest in dressage as “hoity toity.”

    • JAN BROWN says:

      Maxine, I believe your reference to Romney’s interest in dressage was a misunderstanding on your part. WHAT he said was “Romney’s interest in dressage because of ANN Romney’s horse was entered in the olympic event that some people might consider it rather hoity toity”
      Also…since when is considering or describing a person as ‘intelligent’ indicate as anything other than respect or acknowledgement of that individual….and not over half of the country’s population?

    • Jim Staine says:

      Maxune, the Clinton Dynasty refers to the 8 years Slick Willy served as President & that Hillary was to be the next President & serve another 8 years (a 16 year dynasty). It was her turn & would keep Slick & Hill in the White House. The Clinton’s chances were dashed by the Marxists in the mainstream media as they covered up Obama’s total lack of qualifications & Obama spent millions sealing his college transcripts. Americans voted for “hope & change” without knowing anything about the myster man who would bring about this “hope & change.”

  3. Jerry Peters says:

    Wow I didn’t know he was paralyzed, but I do agree, he is a very smart man and knows his politics.