Obama (Dis)Approval Rating Update: All Time Record Low

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Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:08 | 1562290 Mr Lennon Hendrix
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Obama is a joke.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:15 | 1562331 spiral_eyes
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looking forward to obama leaving office and giving playgirl some real centerfold spreads.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:45 | 1562481 bigdumbnugly
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impromptu press conference scheduled for later today. 

the rumor is that james earl ray has just been captured and killed and had his body dumped into the black sea.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:52 | 1562525 wanklord
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It is time for Barry to govern by decree while invoking NSPD 51: suspend the Constitution, declare Martial Law, confiscate all types of guns -either by peaceful or coercive means- and place under strict quarantine those who may try to revolt (FEMA camps have been designed for such purpose).

Besides that, it is good to remind the audiences that Americans are a bunch of stupid animals easy to manipulate and subdue.The sooner the US economy collapses the better, so these brutes will finally learn NOT to live beyond their means.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 15:09 | 1562590 Fukushima Sam
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This is nothing a little false-flag domestic terrorism can't fix!

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 19:12 | 1563369 Ahmeexnal
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How about awarding him a Nobel Prize in Mathematics?

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 16:06 | 1562799 Problem Is
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Barry Soetoro is on his way to the golf course while his teleprompter is being loaded up by his owners on Wall Street...

Obama Bin Lyin' The Ultimate Puppet
This bitch makes no decisions... makes no appointments... has no opinions... he simply reads the 'prompter and does what he is told...

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 18:25 | 1563212 Joeman34
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At least many of us are smart enough to come-up with new thoughts once in awhile instead of copy/pasting the same worthless BS like you.  You fail miserably at life.

Tue, 08/16/2011 - 09:09 | 1564879 Chuck Walla
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Welcome to the Barakalypse.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:22 | 1562370 trav7777
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Rasmussen is consistently the most accurate forecaster of what approval/disapproval means in an electoral sense.  I guess Gallup captures the wider public that doesn't vote.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:33 | 1562420 spiral_eyes
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i don't know, the washington post data looks good to me — people know it's those evil teabagging republicans who are stopping obama from saving the world and being declared the new messiah. people are gonna look for a REAL progressive at the next election, not some teabagging loon like ron paul — and who is more progressive than obama?


Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:37 | 1562435 falak pema
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Q : who is the joke on? The People or the Oligarchs? 

Depending on the Answer, you know which side of the divide you be. If it's on the Oligarchs, paragons of self esteem, of free enterprise, you can be sure you will find it insufferable that he, a socialist, sucks the blood of free America for the statist parasites that are the cause of America's imminent demise.

If its on the People, then he is a coporate shill, worse than his predecessor. And he deserves to be put in the same dog pen as those robber barons, who have betrayed the nation. 

He cannot be in BOTH camps, 'cos that is betrayal of value systems at total loggerheads : either you be free enterpriser and love the Oligarchs for what they are, the pride of America since day N°1. Or else you are a crypto commie like FDR and all those who robbed America through taxes. This is the existential divide, the ideological grand canyon, that faces the country's choice; in this age where the slightest wrong step could send the nation down over the edge into foggy bottom.

Choose your camp Jimmy Hendrix's ghost, brother, or exact opposite.

So that the joke does not propagate itself  like a raging forest fire across the nation.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:52 | 1562524 Mr Lennon Hendrix
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The corporate establishment is trying to have their cake and eat it too.  They want the people subsidized and dependent, but only long enough for the corporate oilgarchy to rape the people and plunder the economy.  Then the fascists will move to greener pastures, with or without America in tow.  They will live America in a state of disaray; with half of its population starving and the other half left to guess what happened.  No one will own any gold or silver, so trade will be as if America is an island, as in island economy.

But will this happen?  Will people come to their senses as to the game being played?

BO is a place holder, and nothing else.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 15:10 | 1562601 falak pema
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Jimmy Hendrix would be proud of you...

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 16:33 | 1562900 rocker
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+2  Bambi is a failure.  He lets the like of Corn Dog Bachman brow beat him every day.  What a wussy.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 20:12 | 1563538 John_Coltrane
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"Then the fascists will move to greener pastures"

You do realize the moon isn't really made of green cheese don't you?  Cause that's the only place where they can live in peace.  No atmosphere but the gravity is really low so you can bounce around like a kid and hit golfballs a long ways.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 18:52 | 1563300 KowPie
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Ever heard of playing both sides against the middle to satisfy one's own ideology?

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 22:00 | 1563731 rich_wicks
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The joke is on legitimate business.


Mon, 08/15/2011 - 15:11 | 1562604 Übermensch
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His handlers would more than approve the way he has played his role.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 16:00 | 1562760 Long-John-Silver
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Jokes are a moment of levity and of no consequence.

Obama is no joke. 

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 16:45 | 1562929 Hi Ho Silver
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That chart looks like a big black penis and it's fucking the U.S.  No joke.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 19:26 | 1563425 Manthong
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"Obama is no joke."

When the history is written he will be chronicled as a disaster.

Jimmy Carter will look like Ronald Reagan in comparison.

Of course the other villians in the tragedy will be Pelosi, Reid, Frank, Durbin et al.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:08 | 1562295 KrugmansChauffeur
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approve graphed as black - racist

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:34 | 1562433 spiral_eyes
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so obama's budget figures cannot be black? — that would be racist.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:10 | 1562299 carbonmutant
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Gallup says Obama job rating sinks below 40% for first time

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:17 | 1562325 Mr Lennon Hendrix
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He's going to need to kill Osama again or soon he will be below 30.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:24 | 1562372 carbonmutant
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He could try knocking on al-Zawahri's door...

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:38 | 1562410 Mr Lennon Hendrix
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After a false flag, of course.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:10 | 1562306 brandy night rocks
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Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:25 | 1562378 SheepDog-One
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Igreed! That be raycis yo!

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:10 | 1562307 Smiley
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Its Bush's Fault!

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:40 | 1562462 Mr Lennon Hendrix
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Barack Obama doesn't care about black people.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 22:04 | 1563747 rich_wicks
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Its Bush's Fault!

  • The bailouts began under Bush
  • Fankline Raines walked under Bush
  • Two wars started under Bush
  • Patriot Act began under Bush
  • Guantanamo was started by Bush
  • Warrantless wiretapping began under Bush

And they ALL continued under Obama.

I would say that the blame rests with morons that think they can pin it on a president.

The blame rests with idiots who think there is a difference between the two parties, and keeps voting them into power and keeps stoking the pretend fires of supposedly there's a difference between Obama and Bush.


It's a false dichotomy, you stupid idiot at best  and you traitor at worst.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:10 | 1562308 kito
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bearish gold. 

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:11 | 1562313 Fuh Querada
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Oh, Bum...Aaaaaaah!!

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:11 | 1562315 Caviar Emptor
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Obama lands on deck of a carrier. 

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:12 | 1562316 Pretorian
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OMG RON PAUL is coming to town, fast, print false unemployment reports  and give each citizen 10k to spend.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:12 | 1562318 deepsouthdoug
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That's what you get for siding with the Banksters. 

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:12 | 1562319 destroyer of mo...
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Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:15 | 1562328 Waffen
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So 43% of the public are complete and utter morons.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:20 | 1562350 carbonmutant
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"The best argument against democracy is a five-minute conversation with the average voter." Winston Churchill

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 20:15 | 1563545 John_Coltrane
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Yep, like capitalism, its the worst system-except for all the rest!

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 15:47 | 1562707 SubjectivObject
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Yeah, they're boobs.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 18:55 | 1563310 KowPie
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If Waffen's avatar is a representation of the average american things aren't so bad after all.

Tue, 08/16/2011 - 02:24 | 1564399 StychoKiller
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Those boobs are above average in my book! :>D

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:17 | 1562335 gwar5
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Not nearly low enough if the truth were really being told by the MSM. Perma 30s is where he belongs. 

The MSM has been propping up this marxist bitch and protecting him like a crippled baby in a wheelchair.

Journalism has slid among lawyers and politicians as the least respected profressions.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:25 | 1562377 trav7777
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no question about that...if they gave even a vaguely forthright airing of his repeated gaffes, screwups, and assorted shit that they made the nightly fodder out of Busch for, he might be cracking 30 right now.

But this will be a good lesson for the public not to believe any of the MSM anymore.  Trust the media NOT owned by one clan.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 22:07 | 1563752 rich_wicks
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"But this will be a good lesson for the public not to believe any of the MSM anymore.  Trust the media NOT owned by one clan."


You mean the media that sold us the Iraq War, Weapons of Mass Destruction, and Saddam Hussein was working with binLaden and poo-pooed the very IDEA that there could possibly be a housing bubble, and was claiming a 65+ % homeownership rate was awesome.

isn't honest??

Well, what a shock that is.

Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:31 | 1562415 Oh regional Indian
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Journalism has been a joke for a very very long time Gwar. The crumbled 5th column.



They lost the moral fiber a long time ago and good journalists have declined just like the value of the dollar. Fewer and fewer true investigative folks out there. It' snot worth the risk. 



Mon, 08/15/2011 - 14:55 | 1562530 kridkrid
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1880... 11 years before the birth of Edward Bernays.  Remarkable, the illusion.

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