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Sun Feb 26, 2012, 07:31 PM

George Will: ‘Preposterous’ For GOP To Think They Can Use ‘High Gas Prices’ As Big Campaign Issue


VIDEO here: http://www.mediaite.com/tv/george-will-preposterous-for-gop-to-think-they-can-use-high-gas-prices-as-big-campaign-issue/

In the short space of time this past week when we weren’t talking about contraception, people were going on about higher gas prices. Many Republicans are trying to put the blame squarely on President Obama, but on This Week today, George Will shut this down as “preposterous” and “economic nonsense” because the president has little control over gas prices in the first place. ... <SNIP> ...

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Reply George Will: ‘Preposterous’ For GOP To Think They Can Use ‘High Gas Prices’ As Big Campaign Issue (Original post)
Tx4obama Feb 2012 OP
NRaleighLiberal Feb 2012 #1
doc03 Feb 2012 #2
muntrv Feb 2012 #3
KansDem Feb 2012 #7
ScottLand Feb 2012 #4
HopeHoops Feb 2012 #5
Proud Liberal Dem Feb 2012 #6

Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 07:34 PM

1. but George, "preposterous" is only another synonym for the GOP.

He should know...he's been preposterous for years.

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 07:40 PM

2. The msm is sure trying to make it an issue n/t

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Sun Feb 26, 2012, 10:23 PM

3. Hey republickers! How did shrub's "jawing with OPEC to open the spigots" work out?

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Response to muntrv (Reply #3)

Tue Feb 28, 2012, 12:33 PM

7. Hey, I'd forgotten about that!

Maybe he didn't use enough "charm offensive," or maybe OPEC didn't like the nicknames he gave them?

Maybe they didn't want to have a beer with him while he spit tobacco juice into a dirty paper cup?
http://cocaine.org/george-bush/index.html

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Mon Feb 27, 2012, 05:15 AM

4. Maybe Obama could send Trump over to tell OPEC to lower the price.

And to resume planting trees that produce lobsters.

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Mon Feb 27, 2012, 11:10 AM

5. I love reading George Will (always have). He's either completely on target or not on the range.

 

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Response to Tx4obama (Original post)

Tue Feb 28, 2012, 07:13 AM

6. Republicans are great at placing blame

Taking responsibility for solving problems, not so much.

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