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Israel official in
trouble over Obama gibe

USA Today, by David Jackson

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Posted By:LittleHoodedMonk, 11/27/2012 11:21:17 AM

An Israeli military official is under fire for a Facebook photo in which he has dark mud smeared on his face with the caption "Obama style." From ABC News: "Sacha Dratwa posted the photo in late September, but since the furor he has restricted access to his account. (Snip) "In the photo, Dratwa appears to be smeared in mud from the Dead Sea, a popular activity for many visiting and living in Israel. Dratwa responded to a user on Twitter accusing him of racism saying, ´I´m not a racist, please stop [spreading] lies about me.'

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First, 0bama as Christ on the Cross and now this. People need to realize that Facebook is becoming the website of choice for others to "take you down," when you post your "unguarded moments."

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: jgalt, 11/27/2012 11:57:13 AM     (No. 9036033)

Not everything in the world that involves race in any way is racist.... sometimes a joke is just a joke....

Whats racist is 97% or more of blacks voting for obama purely based on his skin color.... or all the whites who also voted for him because of skin color... THEY are racists!

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Reply 2 - Posted by: neenbean, 11/27/2012 12:33:32 PM     (No. 9036096)

If he had simply put "West Style"

No one would have said anything.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: jeffblair, 11/27/2012 12:34:29 PM     (No. 9036097)

They say (or used to say) "Black is Beautiful".
Then they call you a racist when your paint your face black!
I am confused.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Rolfnader, 11/27/2012 12:45:50 PM     (No. 9036129)

The day will come when it won´t be acceptable to be in a picture that contains a watermelon or fried chicken. A ´crime´ like Fuzzy Zoeller´s will involve mandatory jail time.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 11/27/2012 1:04:12 PM     (No. 9036173)

No one seems to be able to take a joke anymore.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Safari Man, 11/27/2012 2:44:01 PM     (No. 9036352)

The future must not belong to those who slander the prophet of Islam

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Reply 7 - Posted by: steveracer, 11/27/2012 3:26:25 PM     (No. 9036418)

In trouble over a gibe? But it is perfectly okay, no trouble at all, perfectly okay, for Obama to watch and listen to 4 Americans be murdered, and do nothing nothing to help them. That´s okay. Cut me a break. Pimps go free.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: 4Justice, 11/27/2012 4:16:46 PM     (No. 9036480)

I´m sorry, but it is in very bad taste. if he simply put the mud on his face, it wouldn´t be a problem. But the caption "Obama style" is tacky. It is not a joke. It is stupid. If you can´t see why it is stupid and wrong, then you might want to re-evaluate your views on other people and on race in general.

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