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JoePhilly Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Apr-14-11 06:55 AM
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17. That meme is being used to refute the fact that so many here predicted
that during this speech, Obama was definitely, absolutely, positively, going to announce MAJOR CUTS to Social Security and Medicare.

Every article from every unknown website that had an array of "unnamed sources" was posted here as PROOF POSITIVE of the impending announcement of these MAJOR CUTS.

Of course this prediction has again been found to be false. I say again because the same predictions were made in the days leading up to the State of the Union, and they were wrong then too.

The folks who make up the fake outrage machine around here can't admit they were wrong, and so immediately following the speech, they dropped the false prediction, and simply moved on to the "just words" meme.
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  -Rachel is SO fired up about Obama's speech! And I got a (new) babylonsister  Apr-13-11 08:26 PM   #0 
  - What did your roomie say?  gateley   Apr-13-11 08:28 PM   #1 
  - Nothing. I gave him the clicker, thanked him for indulging me, and  babylonsister   Apr-13-11 08:33 PM   #3 
     - Was your roomie still there watching, or had he left?  calimary   Apr-13-11 11:01 PM   #14 
        - No, he was still watching. He did  babylonsister   Apr-14-11 06:34 AM   #16 
           - .  calimary   Apr-14-11 01:25 PM   #18 
  - The FULL speech is on DU on the link below  Tx4obama   Apr-13-11 08:28 PM   #2 
  - Thanks!! nt  babylonsister   Apr-13-11 08:33 PM   #4 
  - I do loves me some Rachel :) n/m  Rosco T.   Apr-13-11 08:36 PM   #5 
  - I just set Rachel's show to record  Control-Z   Apr-13-11 08:49 PM   #6 
  - Great! Well worth the watch! nt  babylonsister   Apr-13-11 10:23 PM   #7 
  - Rachel is the best!  donheld   Apr-13-11 10:31 PM   #8 
  - Great show. Rachel was really excited about the speech.  AtomicKitten   Apr-13-11 10:32 PM   #9 
  - Yep, and I'm tickled!!  babylonsister   Apr-13-11 10:53 PM   #12 
  - Great speech, some of the same promises recycled from 2008...  slipslidingaway   Apr-13-11 10:43 PM   #10 
     - just words, huh? did you come up with that by yourself?  ReturnoftheDjedi   Apr-13-11 10:51 PM   #11 
        - Did you listen to some of the same promises in 2008 ...  slipslidingaway   Apr-13-11 10:55 PM   #13 
        - Listen to the great speech in 2008, it was wonderful ...  slipslidingaway   Apr-13-11 11:03 PM   #15 
        - That meme is being used to refute the fact that so many here predicted  JoePhilly   Apr-14-11 06:55 AM   #17 
           - President Obama disagrees with Candidate Obama ... Pharma deal  slipslidingaway   Apr-14-11 01:46 PM   #19 
 

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