Originally posted by eXia7
ABBY HUNTSMAN: You look at Reagan, he ended the Cold War. I think they have to have a legacy that changed America. Obama was the first black president. That is something that will always be remembered.
AL SHARPTON: And he stopped two wars and the whole question of finance reform on Wall Street and health care. I mean, he has done some concrete things. I can, again, the reason I raised Teddy Roosevelt is that a lot of people could say that Teddy Roosevelt was more of a character than a transformative president. I can name, literally, things that President Obama has done. Now, I’m going to say that if Teddy Roosevelt is the measure, I think it strengthens the case for President Obama.
Teddy Roosevelt is credited with accomplishments such as completing the Panama Canal and establishing the National Parks system. Historians typically rank Roosevelt among the top five greatest presidents.
Well ladies and gentlemen, I'd like to point out that president Obama doesn't deserve his face on a normal piece of paper much less Mt. Rushmore. I can't believe they even would consider putting Obama next to any of those patriots on that mountain. It would be kind of hypocritical to put somebody who wishes to destroy the constitution next to either one of the two men who actually helped us acquire our freedoms.
Sharpton is full of it.
Sourceedit on 1/12/2013 by eXia7 because: (no reason given)
Originally posted by Lil Drummerboy
Well Obama IS acting like a Dictator,
And dont dictators have a need to see themselves on posters murals and statues?
Originally posted by hoochymama
Wow....anyone have a video of this?? I mean coming from Sharpton doesnt mean that much but this guy since he has gotten his own show on MSNBC is a complete tool.
Originally posted by jimmiec
Benjamin Franklin? OK. John Wayne? OK. I can't think of anyone else deserving of it. I am sure there are more though. I another note. It would be nice to see it finished as envisioned.
Originally posted by SweetKarma
Good thing there isn't any place on Rushmore to put his face, or we would all be in trouble eh? That to me is an absolute INSULT, that he would even consider trashing Mt Rushmore in that fashion. I've nothing against folks of other ethnicities, but this guy's track record speaks for itself. Yes I know presidents do what others tell them to do, but pawn or no, at some point you have to wake up and smell the coffee, no?
Originally posted by projectvxn
When did Obama stop two wars?
Didn't he also start a couple while continuing others?
What planet is Sharpton on?
Originally posted by Bob Sholtz
reply to post by eXia7
if obama is put on mount rushmore, i'd consider it an act of defacing a national monument.