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Confused Am I

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Submitted by Barry Black (United States), Oct 14, 2015 at 11:53

"Obama's policy is purposeful but the consequences are not." Are you saying the consequences of Obama's policy are not purposeful because if you are, then I don't get it!

As I see it, consequences of a "failed" policy have a purpose to some entity and perhaps dire consequences to others. It is presumptive of me to say so, but I believe your conclusion needs a bit more elaboration.

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I am saying that the policy is thought out but its results are a surprise, and not a good one, for Obama et al.

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