You Didn't Build That: Readings from the Book of Barack

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  1. boedicca
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    Classic Iowahawk:

    1 In the beginning Govt created the heavens and the earth. 2 Now the economy was formless and void, darkness was over the surface of the ATMs, and the Spirit of Govt was hovering over the land.

    3 And Govt said, “Let there be spending,” and there was spending. 4 Govt saw that the spending was good, and that it separated the light from the darkness. 5 Govt called the spending Investments, and this he did in the first day.

    6 Then Govt said, “Let there be roads and bridges across the waters, and let dams divide the waters from the waters.” 7 Thus Govt made the infrastructure and the patronage jobs for eternity under the firmament from the Potomac which was above the firmament; and it was so. 8 And Govt called the firmament Washington. This Govt did on the second day.

    9 Then Govt said, “Let the regulations and the guidlines under the heavens be gathered together into one place, and let the Bureaus appear”; and it was so. 10 And Govt called the Bureaus demigovts, and the gathering together of them He called AFSCME. And Govt saw that it was good....



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    If you were successful, somebody along the line gave you some help. There was a great teacher somewhere in your life. Somebody helped to create this unbelievable American system that we have that allowed you to thrive. Somebody invested in roads and bridges. If you've got a business, you didn't build that. Somebody else made that happen. The Internet didn't get invented on its own. Government research created the Internet so that all the companies could make money off the Internet. The point is, is that when we succeed, we succeed because of our individual initiative, but also because we do things together.

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    He's right.
     
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    Your funny bone is broken, hun.

    Get on the waiting list for Obamacare.
     
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    Health Care medical bills, the number one cause of bankruptcy. Republicans think that's great. It's why they want to end Medicare. We obviously need more bankruptcy and more people suffering. What a sadistic bunch.
     
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    Quit lying that was debunked.
     
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    That is nonsense (link?).

    The number one cause of bankruptcy is too much debt and not enough income. The Obamacare propagandists use any doctor's bill on a BK list as proof that it was health care spending that caused the BK.
     
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    You should make that Obama quote your new signature all the way til election day. :)
     
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    Is Chronic Stick-Up-The-Ass covered? The death panels will probably put him down.
     
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    Indeed. And fie on him for trying to derail this wonderful thread dedicated to the comic genius of Iowahawk.

    I lurve him!
     
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    No he's not, because while you get help in life, you also get credit for your success. What was the point of his quote? I mean in an action sense, why make that quote?
     

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