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The Sad Sate of Today´s
Presidential Press Conference

US News and World Report, by Kenneth T. Walsh

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Posted By:NorthernDog, 11/15/2012 9:40:32 AM

Presidential news conferences aren´t what they used to be. Barack Obama´s 52-minute encounter with the White House press corps Wednesday was less of an illuminating give-and-take and more of a television promotion in which the president demonstrated his ability to avoid answering questions and at the same time showed a fresh sense of confidence and command spawned by his re-election victory last week. (Snip) The president was able to easily slip and slide away from questions he didn´t want to address, such as what happened in the deadly attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya. I´ve covered nearly all

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Most of the reporters should have pom-poms.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: steelbreeze, 11/15/2012 9:45:59 AM     (No. 9015822)

obama=worm,,,commie worm at that

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Reply 2 - Posted by: drive, 11/15/2012 9:46:16 AM     (No. 9015823)

Is the article headline deliberate or just a mistake

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Donna M, 11/15/2012 9:48:48 AM     (No. 9015831)

Hello L.dot Angels...can we correct the headline typo?? Thanks!

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Reply 4 - Posted by: thelmalou, 11/15/2012 9:52:35 AM     (No. 9015834)

Headline is as it appears at the site.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: Illinois Resident, 11/15/2012 9:54:20 AM     (No. 9015837)

Oops! Obama doesn´t do press "conferences". They should be called "Dictator Directives" (" Let me be clear; I will allow you to report this in these words. Oh yeah, an don botha me with ´te´ questions.")

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Reply 6 - Posted by: LudicrousSextus, 11/15/2012 11:53:16 AM     (No. 9016233)

It was pretty obvious to anyone remotely paying attention that Obama´s *only* talent is campaigning. He´d established that fact firmly 45 days into his first term - when it became obvious that his first term would consist primarily of campaigning for the second...

He´s far more interested in his own ego than the welfare of any country - particularly the one he supposedly represents.

And amusingly - or not - the population buys this farce...

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Reply 7 - Posted by: msliberty1937, 11/15/2012 12:25:35 PM     (No. 9016359)

Random Thoughts (thank you Dr. Sowell):

Headline error - nothing new anymore;
Folks - Referring to 4 murdered Americans;
211 - number of uses of "I" (by someone else´s count, not mine), probably as many uses of me and my;
dropped g´s;
ta for to;
hems & haws;
interminable, painful pauses;
feigned outrage;
poor eye contact;
etc.........

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Rolfnader, 11/15/2012 1:05:52 PM     (No. 9016450)

#7- don´t forget "eeeyowe ´ for ´ you know´. Between that and ´ tuh´ I´m really proud to have a hip hop president.

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