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New Online Video Compares Reagan And Obama

March 29, 2011 by  

A new web series was recently launched that compares the leadership styles of President Barack Obama with former President Ronald Reagan.

The series, which is titled "What Would Reagan Do?" is anchored by Michael Reagan, the former President's son and filmed at the Reagan Ranch Center in Santa Barbara, Calif. The episodes will recount how the 40th President led the United States on key issues and compare his strategies to those used by today's leaders.

The first video was released on March 26 and addressed the conflict in Libya. In 1986, Reagan authorized a series of air strikes on ground targets in Libya after one U.S serviceman was killed and 63 were injured in a terrorist bombing at a discotheque in Berlin. Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi, who is at the center of today's conflict, was believed to be responsible for the attacks.

Episodes about economic recovery and public sector unions will be released in the coming weeks., an organization committed to fiscal responsibility and national security, produces the web series.

"With President Obama and so many others trying to compare themselves with my father, I'm thrilled to be working with on this series to expose the true character and leadership Ronald Reagan exhibited, unlike those trying to associate with him," said Michael Reagan.

Bill Clark, the deputy secretary of state and national security adviser under Reagan, and Paul Kengor, a professor of political science at Grove City College, recently wrote a column for USA Today, urging Obama to learn from Reagan while addressing the unrest in Libya. They said that the current President needs to channel Reagan's "sense of direction and confident purpose." 

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  • s c

    This is an excellent idea. If you want to see just how much two people can differ in matters that range from common sense to doing good things FOR America or being transparent or NOT talking out of both sides of one’s mouth, then get ready to take notes and take a hard look at Reagan vs. the present Puppet-in-Chief.
    Many readers may not be old enough to remember Reagan. Many will have been told that Reagan is the older version of GB. If it was that simple, then all we’d have to do is to throw in the idea that Obama is the new version of Benedict Arnold.
    Bring it on, Michael. As long as he doesn’t claim that President Reagan could walk on water or turn water into wine, maybe he’ll be objective and we’ll get what we need to know.
    I’m still waiting to see if the current prez has any self-respect, integrity, ability to lead or intentions of taking care of Americans instead of catering to his greedy, anti-American friends and puppet masters. Let the show begin!

    • 45caliber

      Don’t forget him and his wife! They are living the live of royalty in their travels and parties. I don’t think even the European royalty have parties with the type of entertainment that they do on the taxpayer dollar.

  • Marty

    obumma will never be like Ronald Reagan. Reagan was a true American and Patriot. obumma is a socialist, an idoit, a liar and the scum of the bowels of the devil, he is also an undocumented alien that doesn’t deserve to have the title. He doesn’t know how to lead. He can’t even follow his shadow!!!!!

  • Macawma

    Obama wouldn’t have been a pimple on Ronnie’s ass…more like a festering pustule…

    • http://Illinois'17th Old Henry


      “more like a festering pustule…”

      I don’t know about Ronaldus Magnus, but Little Barry is a festering pustule on the United States.

    • http://naver samurai

      He’s actually an inflamed boil on this nations arse and needs to be removed, so to speak. 하나님 하고 나라를 위해서! FOR GOD AND COUNTRY!

  • Raggs

    obaba is a spoiled little muslim brat… Reagon was a down to earth true American.. absolutely no comparison

  • Devasahayam

    Even this anti-Reaganite (due to his 1986 amnesty of 3 million malfeasant aliens, and his 1988 implementation of Canada-US Free Trade Deal without considering the immigration-implications of it) does not need the video at all–Reagan actually led (he’d proven it in CA, and managed to do so also for the nation), while bh0 cannot (his voting record, mostly “present”, is proof enough)!

  • CJ

    Where were you guys when the movie came out months ago? This topic is nothing new. It shows the extremes between a task done right and extremely wrong.

  • skippy

    sc, marty, mac & raggs…I could not agree MORE with all of you. this admin. will be an awful black mark in our history. I’m with “the Donald”….SHOW THE BIRTH CERT!!! I can only hope & pray that we have an excellent cadidate in 2012. we have GOT to get this clown out of office.

    • http://Illinois'17th Old Henry


      “black mark in our history”

      Well, at least he will be a half-black mark on our history…

      If Boehner and the Republican “leadership” had any stones Little Barry / Joey Biden would be gone right now….. off to prison and then the gallows. However, with elitist business as usual leadership the treason will continue unabated.

      • Gary

        You’re right. But there is a good chance that the Tea party members of Congress are going to oust Boehner over his waffling with the Dems.

      • http://Illinois'17th Old Henry


        That is good news I had not heard. Where did you pick it up?

  • http://PersonalLibertyDigest Randy 131

    Just mentioning Obama in the same sentence as Reagan is an insult to Ronald Reagan and his family. The two being mentioned together could be for one reason only, and that is as standards on a chart to rate all US Presidents, with Reagan on one end as the best and Obama on the other end as the worst, with all other Presidents falling somewhere in between. I am talking strictly about modern day Presidents from the beginning of the 20th century into the 21st century, for George Washington would probably be the only President to unseat Roald Reagan as the best. But even Jimmy Carter couldn’t unseat Obama as the worst.

    • Mick

      Oh Randy ! How so right you are.
      Liberals get insulted for no reason but fail to see how SO insulting the comparison is between Reagan and .
      Can one say Night and day !
      Patriot versus traitor.

    • 45caliber

      One thing about it. Carter has lost his position as the worst President in our history.

  • Gary

    Really all that would be needed is a side by side comparison of economic success and job growth between Uncle Ron and Barry O. The disparity would be hard to refute for the Obama kool-aid drinkers and Reagan revisionists. Reagan often did go the the American people when there was a problem with the Democrat held congress and defeated the Democrat tax increases.

    Yes, he was responsible for a large expenditure of Federal funds, but nowhere near the hemorrhaging that Barry is. I don’t know if Barry is a native born citizen or not. But I do know that his actions do not serve to show he has any allegiance to the United States. the oil deal with Foreign drilling in our waters is a good example.

    • 45caliber

      I’ve heard a rumor that Oblama now has over a billion dollars worth of stock in many of these foreign oil companies, thanks to his deals to allow them access to oil or giving them big American dollars (like Brazil). I wonder how true they are …

  • 2WarAbnVet

    We don’t need a video to tell us what has become all too apparent – that Obama is the Anti-Reagan.

  • http://com i41

    The only comparrision of anything Onumnutts and a Reagan is, Ronnie Reagan, another faggot promoting socialism and knocking his dad for democraps to destroy down all his dad did. But at least Ronnie was raised a a pervert goat abusing freak as Onumnutts was.


    Comparing Reagan and Obama is analagous to comparing a grain of sand to the Hope Diamond. Obama in his best day cannot compare to the worst day in Reagan’s life. It is insulting to mention their names in the same breath.

  • CJM

    Remember the nutbag who compared himself to Kennedy? The response was that he was no Kennedy and the same applies to that imposter in the WH…now, if he were to be compared to Stalin, Musolini, Hitler–it would certainly be more accurate! Oust this fool immediately; he is ineligible to hold the office of presidency and arrest soros along with obama for high crimes and treason. If this were done, the world would clearly know that the USA is still a global leader and that we mean business when you try to overthrow OUR government.


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