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Michael Ramirez

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  1. MangeyMoose

    MangeyMoose GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    We’re talking about George W. Bush here, right?

  2. jonpeterson001

    jonpeterson001 said, 3 months ago

    I swear, I just DON’T GET this whole, “Obama wants to be Emperor!” idea. One one hand, people say ’he’s pushy!‘, then they say, "he can’t get anything done!"

    Besides, each president tries to expand the Executive Branch’s powers, and he hasn’t done anything any more ridiculous than any other president.

  3. De_Faulto

    De_Faulto GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    @jonpeterson001

    I agree that a lot of the presidents increase their executive power, which I do not nor ever have agreed with, but Obama has been using his WAY too much. He’s he first president I’ve seen to tell Congress that he would bypass their power to make executive orders. It doesn’t matter whether your left or right, he has way too much power that is going unchecked.

  4. Griff

    Griff GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    If you bother to do what Reagan said to do, VERIFY what you hear on the FOX fantasy, lies and propaganda network you will find GWB way ahead. Main reason Obama has to is the GOP (Dixiecrats) want to destroy the economy so they can regain total control. If you bother to see what they want is to do away with ALL birth control (pills, rubbers, etc.), abortions -even if mother’s life at stake, minimum wage, and privatize Social Security, Mail, Medicare, etc. Obama care is based on Romney Care (very popular) which is based on a GOP think foundation/Insurance companies ideal.

  5. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    Yep! George W. Bush doing his Nixon impression; remember Dick’s “Emperor’s Guard” uniforms?

  6. dtroutma

    dtroutma GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    Cheney’s “Unitary Presidency”? Anyone? Anyone remember those guys?

  7. MangeyMoose

    MangeyMoose GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    @Joadtom

    My God, do you REALLY believe that George W. Bush was a good president?

  8. Rad-ish

    Rad-ish GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    The Imperial Presidency by Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., is a book published in 1973 by Houghton Mifflin.
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    This book details the history of the Presidency of the United States from its conception by the Founding Fathers, through latter half of the 20th century. The author wrote the Imperial Presidency out of two concerns; first that the U.S. Presidency was out of control and second that the Presidency had exceeded the Constitutional limits.1 A presidency becomes imperial when it relies on powers beyond those allowed by the Constitution. The Constitution established three separate branches of government not for efficiency but to avoid the arbitrary exercise of power. The government outlined by the Constitution was to replace and improve upon the imperial executive government of British King George III.2 The book links the President’s accumulation of foreign powers during wartimes to the accretion of domestic powers.
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    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Imperial_Presidency

  9. Bigmack

    Bigmack GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    Teapublicans pretend that history began in January of 2009. Bush left economic messes, military messes, VA messes… he was the complete package! And now, if anybody should have the nerve to point out how Bush.. and the Teapublican party.. have set Obama up for more than just his own failures, well, the Fox phony “They blame Bush for everything!” comes out of the closet.

    Just curious… if Bush isn’t to blame, why haven’t the Teapublicans included him in their party activities? He’s poison that way. We ALL know he was a disaster, we just disagree on whether that disaster keeps on hurting us. Well, the Gulf oil spill was 4 years ago, and yet the damage continues.

  10. James Padget

    James Padget GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    @MangeyMoose

    Just as I suspected, you went and took another too many stupid pills again this morning. When will you learn to go by the directions?

  11. James Padget

    James Padget GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    @Griff

    And your point is?

  12. James Padget

    James Padget GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    @Griff

    And your point is?

  13. James Padget

    James Padget GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    @Rad-ish

    To “Rad-ish”, sorry but your comment is way over the usual “O’Buma is our saviour and Bush stinkis” crowd, the same nit-wits that accuse anyone not agreeing with O’Buma as a racist. I wonder if they even know that the man who said we need “to judge people by the content of their character and not the color of their skin” (paraphrased) was a card carrying Republican?

  14. churchillwasright

    churchillwasright said, 3 months ago

    @James Padget

    To paraphrase Obama’s spokesman, “that’s so 50 years ago, yo”.

  15. TheTrustedMechanic

    TheTrustedMechanic GoComics PRO Member said, 3 months ago

    @krock65

    The vulgar epithet “bush” would not be invoked if you and your fellow “Hate Obama Regardless” minions would actually own up to the failures of the bushy regime. When you complain about Obama doing, to a much lesser degree, the EXACT same things you laud king goerge for, yes you are going to get reminded what a vile stain on American history “bush” is.

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