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This is rumor control! These are the facts!

Obama: Economic crisis 'not as bad as we think'

WASHINGTON (AP) - Confronting misgivings, even in his own party, President Barack Obama mounted a stout defense of his blueprint to overhaul the economy Thursday, declaring the national crisis is "not as bad as we think" and his plans will speed recovery.

Challenged to provide encouragement as the nation's "confidence builder in chief," Obama said Americans shouldn't be whipsawed by bursts of either bad or good news and he was "highly optimistic" about the long term.


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Optimism on the Titanic.

"We can see with our eyes, hear with our ears and feel with our touch, but we understand with our hearts."


This is just a good example how ridiculous the whole "system" is. Every 5 seconds they are changing their tune to some other BS story.

loser drudge no better than

loser drudge no better than Limbaugh/Hannity and the like, for years insisting 'oh, the economy is fine'! Sadly, the masses just may fall for it again.

Trust in God, but tie your camel tight.


Trust in God, but tie your camel tight.

"Socialism needs two legs on which to stand; a right and a left. While appearing to be in complete opposition to one another,they both march in the same direction." - Paul Proctor