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Dawn of a new day?

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So we have a new President, eh? I will say I am a bit intrigued by his promises, little of which will affect me unless he follows through on tax changes. Then I’ll get pissed. Leave my money alone.

I will give Obama a fair chance as I did Bush 41, Clinton and Bush 43. They all have failed in what my vision that this country should be about. I’m a little more Jeffersonian than most with some Ron Paul mixed in.

What worries me most about our new “CHANGE” President is that the guy preached “out with the old and in with the new” yet brought in a bunch of old Washington insiders to run his cabinet. Not so much change there. What’s more is that he is part of Chicago politics. Not much more needs to be said and his lack of work there has been well-documented…and well-overlooked by the mainstream media.

Yes, I’m glad Bush is gone. I liked the guy on a personal level as I think he was genuinely a “good guy”. But he got mislead on a few fronts. We all know that the President really doesn’t run shit. He’s merely the face of the country. That’s likely not going to change with Obama. He’ll do like they all do and take advice from others who have personal agendas, usually money oriented.

We’ll see what happens in the next 99 days.

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January 20, 2009 at 8:46 pm

I’m just glad that it’s almost over…

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The election that is. I’m neither for McCain nor Obama. There really isn’t much difference in the two. They both suck. Neither ever presented anything concrete in their views on how to handle things and both are slick politicians who are trying to sling this country further into a “gov’t knows best” society. I, for one, am not a fan of that ideaology.

Fuck ’em both.

predicted winner:

Obama (duh). I really don’t think it’ll even be a contest.

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November 4, 2008 at 7:56 pm