Obama Knew Healthcare.gov Was Broken Before It Launched; You Captioned Pajama Boy; Obama’s Approval Rating Lower Than Nixon’s; Another Liberal Stands Up For Phil Robertson’s Free Speech; Friday Funnies – Personal Liberty Digest P.M. Edition 12-20-2013

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Report: Obama Knew Healthcare.gov Was Broken, But Politics Dictated That He Forge Ahead With Rollout

For some reason, it’s buried pretty far down in the story, but a revelation reported Friday by CBS News demonstrates that President Barack Obama has been putting politics ahead of policy for a long, long time when it comes to the launch of his pet health care website. Obama Knew… 

 

What You Said About Obamacare’s Pajama Boy

On Wednesday, we asked you to come up with some ideas for how President Barack Obama should have phrased his now-infamous “Pajama Boy” tweet to more accurately reflect the silliness of his latest sales pitch for Obamacare at Christmastime. Here’s how a few of you responded. Pajama Boy Revisited… 

 

Poll: At Same Point In Term, Nixon Approval Rating Higher Than Obama

Thirty-seven percent of respondents gave President Richard Nixon positive ratings on his overall job in November of 1973 — just months before he resigned over the Watergate scandal — while 34 percent of Americans said Barack Obama was doing a good job this month, a Friday Harris Poll revealed. Full Story…

 

Phil Robertson Was A Sitting Duck

TMZ and its editor, Harvey Levin, have a lot to say about the “Duck Dynasty” flap. The network suspended patriarch Phil Robertson, whose duck call launched the family dynasty, over comments he made in an interview with GQ. Levin, who is gay himself, tweeted his disgust with A&E for its handling of the situation. Read More… 

 

Friday Fun: A Roundup Of This Week’s Political Cartoons

The National Security Agency was a hot topic again this week, as more surveillance details were revealed. But what really got tongues wagging this week was that Phil Robertson of “Duck Dynasty” fame quacked his way out of a job. Friday Funnies… 

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