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helicopter tour of New
York to view Sandy´s
devastation on the Big
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President Obama takes a
helicopter tour of New
York to view Sandy´s
devastation on the Big
Apple for the first time

Daily Mail (UK), by Meghan Keneally

Original Article

Posted By:JoniTx, 11/15/2012 3:47:35 PM

President Obama praised the resilient New York attitude and the efforts of rescue workers during his talk after touring areas of Queens and Staten Island that were ravaged by Hurricane Sandy.‘I´m very proud of you, New York. You guys are tough you bounce back,’ he said while visiting New Dorp Beach in Staten Island. After a brief helicopter tour of Queens- passing over particularly devastated areas like Rockaway Beach and Breezy Point- they arrived in Staten Island where they examined the damage by foot.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: lancelink1, 11/15/2012 3:57:36 PM     (No. 9016829)

Was he wearing his bomber jacket?

He´s awesome.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 11/15/2012 4:03:38 PM     (No. 9016838)

I´ll bet he has his own bucket truck and chainsaws !

.....and yet, we never see him sweat !

How cool is that ?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 11/15/2012 4:06:04 PM     (No. 9016841)

Too bad they didn´t open the door and kick him out - the goon won´t do a thing - maybe another trip to Vegas.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: SourKraut, 11/15/2012 4:09:33 PM     (No. 9016846)

Well, there you have it.

He came, he saw, all is well, right ?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: JAN, 11/15/2012 4:10:22 PM     (No. 9016853)

Just listening to the pols was enough to make me puke.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: phx4546, 11/15/2012 4:34:00 PM     (No. 9016892)

Did hear him say "Brownie, you´re doing a heckuva job"?

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Reply 7 - Posted by: vesicant, 11/15/2012 4:52:01 PM     (No. 9016915)

"...they examined the damage by foot."

Yeah, he got twelve inches away from the helicopter and then got right back in again. Poseur.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: MDMD, 11/15/2012 4:56:11 PM     (No. 9016922)

#7, exactly right. My sister lives near Miller Field. Staten Island votes republican. Surprised he showed his face.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: shamus, 11/15/2012 4:57:10 PM     (No. 9016924)

Human disaster visits natural disaster.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: tarheeltexan, 11/15/2012 4:58:44 PM     (No. 9016929)

It´s okay the Obama god of the freeloaders can take a helicopter tour but President Bush does so with New Orleans and is called heartless.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: 3rdjerseyman, 11/15/2012 5:25:00 PM     (No. 9016959)

Oh goody, he´s proud of us!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: pondguy, 11/15/2012 5:58:41 PM     (No. 9017002)

Maybe Obama could load up the family and buzz NYC in Air Force One on their way to the next luxury vacation spot.

Just think how the spirits of the downtrodden would be lifted knowing that the Obamas cared.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: grommit, 11/15/2012 6:12:12 PM     (No. 9017017)

Checking out the golf courses


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Reply 14 - Posted by: a man over thirty, 11/15/2012 6:27:22 PM     (No. 9017042)

Just another photo op.
He´s still campaigning.
Someone needs to tell him he can´t run again.
Or maybe he intends to change that.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Mollygoose, 11/15/2012 8:23:54 PM     (No. 9017214)

A helicopter tour, huh?

Wow, I feel so warm and fuzzy.

/s

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Reply 16 - Posted by: billa, 11/15/2012 10:48:09 PM     (No. 9017403)

Just saw the photo image of BO and Christie posted Lucianne...but is it just me...but do they not look like "Laurel and Hardy" (absent Top hats) from vaudville?

Real time...right now while Israel is defending itself from lunatic barbarians...we US people in government worrying about who Petreaus and Allen had sex with.



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