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  • regulus30

    it is DC and WE;; two separate worlds WALDO. time to reorganize or demolish the current system.

  • babsan

    The blame lays with the voters who vote these duds in time after time and also elect Frauds.That’s where the problem lays not the people who are voted in.If voters would pay attention we would not be where we are today

    • suss

      six/1 half dozen /the other. YOU TELL ME HOW MANY POLITICIANS ARE THERE TO MAKE THIS COUNTRY A PLACE TO BE PROUD TO BE A PART OF. the only reason most of them are there is for the money, benefits that they receive after their services are no longer wanted/needed. not to make this country prosper, cause IF they were…..we would be in better shape than we presently are. we entrust them to represent our interests, and they are soooo good at lying to get them to d.c. so……who did you vote for and what have they done in YOUR best interest……….just sayin

    • suss

      i dont quite think you worded this right. you pretty much contradicted yourself. voters fault- elect frauds///// problem is not people voted in. back to voters fault- repeat-elect frauds. sorry unless its me im totally misunderstanding/reading your post. please clarify.

  • TheOriginalDaveH

    “trust and confidence in government was at record lows before the shutdown occurred”.
    What most of those people haven’t been able to see through their Propaganda Blinders is that Government doesn’t care. Government is a self-aggrandizing organization that is there for themselves. They only care about the people to the extent of getting re-elected. They merely feign concern for the continuation of their own advancement in Power and Wealth.

  • Warrior

    Written by Dr. Jack Wheeler

    The O-man, Barack Hussein Obama, is an eloquently tailored empty suit. No resume, no accomplishments, no experience, no original ideas, no understanding of how the economy works, no understanding of how the world works, no balls, nothing but abstract, empty rhetoric devoid of real substance.

    He has no real identity. He is half-white, which he rejects. The rest of him is mostly Arab, which he hides but is disclosed by his non-African Arabic surname and his Arabic first and middle names as a way to triply proclaim his Arabic parentage to people in Kenya . Only a small part of him is African Black from his Luo grandmother, which he pretends he is exclusively.

    What he isn’t, not a genetic drop of, is ‘African-American,’ the descendant of enslaved Africans brought to America chained in slave ships. He hasn’t a single ancestor who was a slave. Instead, his Arab ancestors were slave owners. Slave-trading was the main Arab business in East Africa for centuries until the British ended it.

    Let that sink in: Obama is not the descendant of slaves, he is the descendant of slave owners. Thus he makes the perfect Liberal Messiah.

    It’s something Hillary doesn’t understand – how some complete neophyte came out of the blue and stole the Dem nomination from her. Obamamania is beyond politics and reason. It is a true religious cult, whose adherents reject Christianity yet still believe in Original Sin, transferring it from the evil of being human to the evil of being white.

    Thus Obama has become the white liberals’ Christ, offering absolution from the Sin of Being White. There is no reason or logic behind it, no faults or flaws of his can diminish it, no arguments Hillary could make of any kind can be effective against it. The absurdity of Hypocrisy Clothed In Human Flesh being their Savior is all the more cause for liberals to worship him: Credo quia absurdum, I believe it because it is absurd.

    Thank heavens that the voting majority of Americans remain Christian and are in no desperate need of a phony savior.

    He is ridiculous and should not be taken seriously by any thinking American.

    And now ask yourself. Why would you expect anything else than a “dysfunctional government”?

    • smilee

      Nothing you say has any meaning as under the Constitution he has the proper qualifications (do you believe in it) and has been elected, not once but twice. Your post is disgusting.

      • radioman973

        Prove to me, he is an American citizen and under the law can serve as a president or anything else in this country and until you do, shut the f===up.

        • smilee

          Proof is in the Constitution and the courts in Indiana ruled he was!! So f yourself!!

      • peter

        A little correction here smilee. He has stolen the election twice and Hilary will do the same in 2016. Furthermore the hope and change has been a miserable effort to say the least, he has actually exacerbated the problems which he inherited from a clown almost as bad as he is, but hey if you believe he is really the ‘messiah’, that is your privilege. Guess your walls are full of his pic’s hey? You are without doubt his most ardent supporter, which begs the question…are you really that biased or just infatuated?

        • smilee

          If any of that was true they would been in the courts trying to prove it, reason they did not was that the truth would have come out and exposed you and other ranters like you are. as the liars you are. Your a ;loser who refuses to accept the truth and its reality. Your simply full of chhit

  • pnwdave

    I wonder why they never call me? My confidence in government, at least the part that is not trying to turn the country into a socialist workers paradise (ha) has gone up by leaps and bounds since they finally picked a place to stand and fight for what is right!
    I don’t trust Main Stream Media, or anything that comes out of the mouths of the talking heads in this administration, nor the democrats who seem to be marching this country in lockstep towards socialism, nor the RINO’s who should know better.
    3 cheeres for those brave Senator’s and Congress people who are finally questioning “authority”.

    • 1baronrichsnot1

      Yep! Just cheers won’t work though, we have to severely support or even over support (if that is possible) these men who fight for our gov’t. No, your cheers is hardly enough to support the cause! You have to get involved, send a little money, send encourageing words, promises to stand by them, which encourages others to stand up and fight this takeover and overthrow of the gov’t by marxist progressives! Get involved in marches, demonstrations of freedoms, civil disobedience, quit paying taxes, hurt them where it hurts, work to vote them out! What you are saying is 3 cheers is enough from me, I can now go back to my job and family, feeling proud! You haven’t done near enough! But join those who just want to talk about it, let “them” work on it, I’m to busy taking care of myself, i can’t take time out, so you do it, and i’ll root for you. GEEE! thanks loads.

  • Average_Joe56

    “When, in the course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the laws of nature and of nature’s God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation.

    We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness. That to secure these rights, governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed. That whenever any form of government becomes destructive to these ends, it is the right of the people to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new government, laying its foundation on such principles and organizing its powers in such form, as to them shall seem most likely to effect their safety and happiness. Prudence, indeed, will dictate that governments long established should not be changed for light and transient causes; and accordingly all experience hath shown that mankind are more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable, than to right themselves by abolishing the forms to which they are accustomed. But when a long train of abuses and usurpations, pursuing invariably the same object evinces a design to reduce them under absolute despotism, it is their right, it is their duty, to throw off such government, and to provide new guards for their future security. — Such has been the patient sufferance of these colonies; and such is now the necessity which constrains them to alter their former systems of government.”
    I believe this is as relevant today as the day it was signed and for the very same reasons.
    Enough said.

  • T. A. Mikita

    So true Average Joe…It is time. ” whenever any form of government becomes destructive to these ends,
    it is the right of the people to alter or to abolish it, and to
    institute new government, laying its foundation on such principles and
    organizing its powers in such form, as to them shall seem most likely to
    effect their safety and happiness” Thomas Jefferson

  • trugrits

    you have to be kidding! Only 33% believe this? It probably is more like only 33% don’t believe it.

  • Diane Ringen

    When our government sticks us with Obamacare but exempts themselves that is more than dysfunction, that is criminal.

  • 1baronrichsnot1

    Lack of affection of gov’t! I had to laugh! We have learned what the word service is? It’s the same service a bull gives a cow! We are paying through the nose for this “service” given to people who don’t want it! I now don’t even like the word “service.” It brings up visions of a black hooded, horned man, with his hand out! If one of these pukes begin to talk, watch out! It is going to cost you big time! Let’s quit paying for this crap, we can’t be actually paying for this s–t. As taxpayers, we can become non taxpayers! When there’s no money, guess what the thieves leave! We used to tolerate these azzholes, now we have learned what it is that they are selling! We don’t want any! Gov’t snake oil is too expensive, and doesn’t work!