Category Archives: #Barrycades

Just Do It!

Toilet Paper Media: White House: Obama Will Never Negotiate On The Debt Limit Again White House spokesman Jay Carney said Monday that lifting the debt ceiling will be non-negotiable for as long as Barack Obama is president. “Whether it’s today, … Continue reading

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Mark Your Calendars – Million Vet March, October 13th, 2013

Facebook: We are all military brats, current and former military spouses and some veterans. We cannot express how utterly disappointed we were that our Greatest Generation were being used as political pawns in the ongoing government shutdown and budget crisis. … Continue reading

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Execrable Klein: How the White House sees the shutdown (and debt ceiling!) fight To the White House, the shutdown/debt ceiling fight is quite simple, and quite radical: Republicans are trying to create a new, deeply undemocratic pathway through which a … Continue reading

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Obama said WHAT??

Charles C.W. Cooke at National Review Online: During his speech today, the president said something rather strange. “If a worker shut down a manufacturing plant until they got what they wanted, they’d be fired,” Obama shouted. I think my head … Continue reading

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Behold! A New Word Is Born! “Barrycade”

I don’t know who started it, but this trendy new word is only three days old: Barrycade 1. A barrier (usually temporary) that exists for no reason. 2. A barrier erected for political reasons. “Dude, Obama barrycaded the park.” “Hey, … Continue reading

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