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Show Of Hands October 20th, 2013 12:28am

Do you approve of the job that Bill Clinton did as President?

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IceIsAMyth Alabama
10/23/13 10:45 am

If the worst thing that happened to the country was a BJ, then I think we can say it went pretty well.

kairu Trust no one...simple
10/22/13 5:40 am

Oh god, do not get me started on that cheating scumbag of a president!

peckz3120 Home
10/21/13 5:16 pm

"I did not have sexual relations with that woman" haha sorry had to. ????

10/21/13 2:58 pm

Not so much re: the blue dress, etc. However, I must compliment him on working with the republican congress to reform welfare, reduce spending, stimulate the economy & generate a surplus during the republican years of House control.

tchance2 32218
10/21/13 9:19 am

Took credit for the Internet boom. Raised taxes, invented new taxes on gas, ignored attacks and warnings to contribute to the clean up job Bush was blamed with in order to keep his time of peace. Then get impeached as he lies about an affair. Swell!

10/21/13 12:01 am

Khobar Towers bombed, 19 Airmen killed - no response. USS Cole bombed, 17 Sailors killed - no response. Somalia, 18 Soldiers killed to include dead bodies dragged through the streets of Mogadishu - no response. Good President? I think not...

10/21/13 4:55 am

You're right. Compared to the hundreds if thousands killed during the W wars Clinton looks great.

10/21/13 6:34 am

Hundreds of thousands? Dude... Your hemp plant needs watering.

ravens1 Birdland
10/20/13 8:11 pm

what job the blow job?

mcdkm Houston
10/20/13 5:13 pm

Even as a conservative I'll say he was a good president but lousy person. He did balance the budget even though he was forced to. I believe our current president is a good person but lousy president.

vbranger Hillary for Prison
10/20/13 6:22 pm

There was no surplus, he was billions off and the so called balanced budget was done by using Social Security funds.

gpmino Florida
10/20/13 2:14 pm

Absolutely. The thing about Clinton was that, unlike others, when he made a mistake, he admitted it. He did his best, and was both a "man of the people" and a leader. By far the best president of the last fifty years.

mcdkm Houston
10/20/13 5:11 pm

Really? Remember "I did not have sexual relations with that woman."? He only admitted it when DNA showed up. Typical liberal revisionist history.

10/20/13 7:45 pm

I belie gpmino was referring to mistakes in the political sense. His personal life should not taint his accomplishment.

gpmino Florida
10/22/13 2:52 pm

I'm not suggesting the Lewinsky affair was okay. As a husband, he was lacking. But as a leader, he was not.

10/20/13 2:10 pm

More interested in himself than others. And no lover of the Constitution.

10/20/13 2:09 pm

And don't blame republicans because from day one the president made it clear that he would only do things his way. He is a divider, not a united.

10/20/13 2:08 pm

Regardless of party it wasn't until Obama that things really started to fall apart because he is a divider and is not wiling to compromise.

weallhave1 Tennessee
10/20/13 12:31 pm

Most of his "success" came after the Republicans took over congress.

10/20/13 11:19 am

I hate Bill because I hate Hillary so much. And the moment he left office he became butt-buddies with Bush Sr., Proving that democrats and republicans are all sucking on the same creamy dick nectar.

Ghostreconss mars
10/20/13 12:36 pm

So, you can't be friends with people who have different beliefs from your own?

converse91 Tennessee
10/20/13 9:34 am

Smh even my own state voted no! I'll just move to Cali and tell Tennessee to go home lol

ladyniner81 I need chocolate
10/20/13 8:14 am

Clinton negotiatiated with a Republican Congress to balance the budget, There was less unemployment, no wars, and more people had health insurance. You can't say that now,

10/20/13 11:59 am

*cough* Somalia *cough* Bosnia *cough* Kosovo *cough* Tomahawks on Al-Qaeda *cough*

Hmannn Georgia
10/20/13 8:07 am

Bills policies when he was president would get him labeled as a right wing fanatic now.

Hmannn Georgia
10/20/13 8:08 am

"Welfare reform".... Can you imagine trying to cut down on entitlements now?

teppofan Rt. 66 Hackberry, AZ
10/20/13 7:11 am

I never cared for him as a person, but after he got his butt wipped in,'94 he was an "OK" President.

10/20/13 7:11 am

But better than current president. He was just a liberal ladies man with bad policies.

10/20/13 8:28 am

You do understand he served his term with the most economic prosperity, and he was pretty close to being fiscally conservative. You're just a retarded monkey with access to soh that shouldn't :)

dogsaver new Jersey
10/20/13 6:59 am

He balanced the budget! He sucked on terrorism. He has horrible taste in women !

10/20/13 6:33 am

As a retired hospital administrator (CEO) Clinton destroyed our health care system in 1994/95 Medicare changes to OBRA.

dogsaver new Jersey
10/20/13 7:01 am

This is a warning to everyone! Hillary wanted to fix health care and destroyed it. This is why we are in this boat now. You vote for her next term, she will destroy the country!

FATSHADOW Cyborg Gorilla
10/20/13 6:27 am

Clintons success will be forever tainted by repealing Glass Steagle . The second he allowed Banks to gamble with savings and loan, bet against derivatives, and take insurance out to cover their losses...we were doomed to crash.

Laurie2133 Rural Southwest
10/21/13 1:30 am

In addition to the damage to healthcare and Glass Steagle, he also opened up trade with China and other counties which has allowed our country to out-source itself to death!

ScrewU Gone
10/20/13 6:13 am

Clinton was a mediocre president who got a few liberal agenda items pushed through but largely did nothing but ride the dot com wave of profits and higher tax revenues to "success." He was mostly interested in scoring with interns.

dogsaver new Jersey
10/20/13 7:02 am

He could have at least picked good looking one!

CoffeeNow Powderpuff Leftist
10/20/13 5:54 am

Many people forget Clinton was responsible for the CRA, which enabled the housing bubble and crash. Horrible, horrible program.

I liked a lot of the things he did, but the CRA alone is enough to label him a bad president. My god what a dumb move

10/20/13 6:35 am

You are correct. That caused the housing bubble. Good lesson for govt vs free market.

dogsaver new Jersey
10/20/13 7:03 am

I don't hear Obama balancing Clinton?

centexken Republic of Texas
10/20/13 3:53 am

Awful president. Anyone remember the Federal Assault Weapons Ban???

Vincere Seattle
10/19/13 11:58 pm

Generally a good moderate president. I'm not a fan of some of his banking deregulation, but other than that he was okay.

cato Santa Barbara, California
10/19/13 11:55 pm

Bill Clinton knew when to stay out of the way.

CoffeeNow Powderpuff Leftist
10/20/13 5:55 am

Except when it came to Housing in which he almost destroyed the economy singlehandedly

10/19/13 11:00 pm

In Utah, a third party candidate had more votes than Clinton during the election. I am part of that "no" crowd.

Spiritof76 USA 1776
10/19/13 10:54 pm

Yes. 1st (and last) Pres to say "the era of big government is over". Little did he know his successors would bring it back 10-fold.

mac007 Mars
10/19/13 10:35 pm

He did good in the economic department but poorly in the moral department.

Happy Hong Kong
10/19/13 10:33 pm

Compared to Bush and Obama he was a staunch fiscal conservative.

10/19/13 10:24 pm

I truly like Clinton. His affair doesn't really cloud my judgment. He was in the right place at the right time economically and we benefited. I can't dislike him.

elbrutus23 Chicago, IL
10/19/13 10:00 pm

I don't know how one can be considered a great, or even good president, if one essentially does nothing to stop a genocide in Rwanda. Plus, he signed in to law the repeal of the Glass-Steagall act.

10/19/13 9:54 pm

He was impeached. Enough said.

Wes28 CBus
10/19/13 9:45 pm

Look up the community reinvestment is what caused the housing bubble to collapse (triggering the recession) and it was a Clinton creation.
We haven't had a very good president since Reagan. All of our presidents recently are lying scum

dogsaver new Jersey
10/20/13 7:05 am

Well said!

piratehkr Florida
10/19/13 9:20 pm

I sincerely love Clinton.

kaleb8082 SoCal
10/19/13 8:57 pm

Does anyone remember his affair, Rwanda, or Black Hawk Down? Clinton was a terrible president.

CallMeSmith The Tardis
10/19/13 8:41 pm

Jobs!* Jesus auto correct...

ScrewU Gone
10/20/13 6:11 am

You shouldn't blow kids

10/19/13 8:11 pm

While I don't like his personal character, I think his presidency went pretty well. He deserves some credit for that.

duey in a fools paradise
10/19/13 8:02 pm

Some presidents are lucky Clinton fits that description. Great economic times for our country. He is a much better diplomat for our country now then as president back then.

Crawdaddy11 former LEGEND of FIRSTS
10/19/13 9:14 pm

Yes he was very lucky...with the ladies, if you know what I mean

JamesMadison La Palma
10/19/13 8:00 pm

Monica Lewinsky approves

suppressedID suck it Kyle
10/19/13 7:45 pm

With social and economic and foreign policy advances like that, my President can have as many affairs and Oval Office hummers as he wants.

ModerateGOP26 Maine
10/19/13 9:02 pm

Agreed. His major success was working across the aisle and accepting the GOP Congress' budget plan ... Something both failed administrations of Bush and Obama could learn from.

Spiritof76 USA 1776
10/19/13 11:05 pm

Yah. When there was really nothing else newsworthy, we focused on Clinton's affair. Ahh, the good 'ol days.

10/19/13 7:43 pm

Hey, we've all gotten a BJ from a fat chick before...

10/19/13 7:44 pm

Says the man who shops at Walmart :-). I'm Joking!

10/19/13 7:46 pm


10/19/13 7:42 pm

At the time, I surely did not!! But looking at what we have now, I'd give anything to have him back!

Diogenes FreeMeBe
10/19/13 7:28 pm

He did a good job in America, but should be brought up on war crimes for atrocities to the citizens of Serbia. He did soil the office of the presidency wight the Lewinsky affair. Overall, he was good for America.

political Georgia
10/19/13 7:28 pm

He embarrassed the Nation!

suppressedID suck it Kyle
10/19/13 7:53 pm

Aww, c'mon. It's not like he threw up on the Japanese Prime Minister, or copped a feel on the German Chancellor.

political Georgia
10/19/13 7:54 pm

You can't compare throwing up to an affair.

suppressedID suck it Kyle
10/19/13 7:58 pm

Sure I can. The affair is between him and his wife. Puking on a dignitary could start a war. And at least he didn't bang Monica on international television.

TomLaney1 Jesus is Lord
10/19/13 7:16 pm

He disgraced the office with his juvenile behavior.

huskermedic Cincinnati
10/19/13 7:10 pm

I did not like a lot of his polices but he was center left so not bad.