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    • Mark of Lewiston
    • 24.02.10 | 08:21 (IST)

    Sadly, only once has the current administration stood up and made the opposition actually partially carry out a threat. And they folded after that that bluff was called, on December 24, 2009. If the current administration made the opposition actually wear the diapers and shut down the American government as often as they threaten, it would demonstrate resolve. Instead, they demonstrate they can be steamrolled. They should do what Bush/Cheney did and take out a Repub. governor or two for using a credit card imprudently. They should make the Republicans actually wear the diapers and filibuster when they threaten. And, they should do with Executive orders a few of the things they are accused of planning, just to drive home the point. Where are those FEMA Re-Education Camps? If the minority party in the US disses Obama, how can he get respect from Israeli right wingers who hate him and everything he stands for?

    from the article: Why does Israel continue to dismiss Obama's Mideast peace efforts?
    First published 01:29 24.02.10 | Last updated 08:14 24.02.10
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