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$1 million for VIP treatment at
Barack Obama´s inauguration

Telegraph [UK], by Staff

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 1/10/2013 3:32:28 AM

Barack Obama is relying on contractors and businesses to pay as much as $1 million (£624,000) for his inauguration party later this month. The fund-raising strategy marks a shift from Mr Obama´s 2009 inauguration, when he banned corporate money and limited individual contributions to showcase his commitment to transparency and clean government. This time around, organisers are soliciting bigger donations to pay for a party that will lack the historic aura of 2009, when Mr Obama became the nation´s first black president. Donors include prominent government contractors such as AT&T and Microsoft and a business that sells inauguration merchandise.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Spidey, 1/10/2013 3:42:14 AM     (No. 9108261)

Million bucks sounds like a lot but it´s mere peanuts compared to what these companies get in return from the government.


Not of the people and by the people but of the cronies and by the cronies.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Trigger2, 1/10/2013 4:06:27 AM     (No. 9108266)

I get it. Donate a million and Barry will see to it that you get ten billion of our tax dollars in return.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rather Read, 1/10/2013 4:07:08 AM     (No. 9108267)

Just got my paycheck. They are taking out an extra 30.00 bucks. On the same day, gas went up .17 cents a gallon.

You can be sure this is one inauguration I will skip.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: steveW, 1/10/2013 6:19:40 AM     (No. 9108325)

I must question the picture of sheep at the homepage today. Is it fair to compare them to Obama supporters? If I were a sheep, I´d be quite offended.

Obama´s 2nd fake inauguration (Marxists can´t be real presidents) will show the world how His Majesty even cares for ultramegarich VIPs. His compassion knows no bounds.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: drive, 1/10/2013 6:35:49 AM     (No. 9108345)

Baaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaaa.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: RU4us, 1/10/2013 7:40:40 AM     (No. 9108438)

Not to worry. The Occupy the Inauguration crowd is already packing their tents and drums.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: rinohunter, 1/10/2013 8:40:09 AM     (No. 9108515)

This PurpleLipped Clown make me want to puke. To think: Another 4 years of this sickening individual and his Aunt Ester of a wife!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: sgtfox of the jarhead clan, 1/10/2013 8:43:28 AM     (No. 9108522)

There will be fences and armed security between those VIP´s and the little people.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: LZK, 1/10/2013 9:32:30 AM     (No. 9108621)

AND -- the beat goes on and on and on.....

Not only have the VIPs sold their souls -- but -- the weak/minded have gone along for the ride....

Fun to watch them spin on all the cable channels.....

LZK



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Reply 10 - Posted by: smcchk, 1/10/2013 10:23:04 AM     (No. 9108748)

We´re turning into Pottersville of "It´s a Wonderful Life" except Potter isn´t a greedy businessman but a thug politician and his cronies. Where is our George Bailey?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: RancherJack, 1/10/2013 11:04:30 AM     (No. 9108894)

"I used to invest in stocks and binds, but investing in politicians proved a much greater Return on Investment"

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Hermit_Crab, 1/10/2013 1:21:41 PM     (No. 9109212)

Will there be a list of these people published??
Maybe a map of their homes/businesses like they want to do against gun owners?

I´d like to know who goes and pays their bribes to The Punk.

I´d hate to leave anyone off my boycott list that belongs on it.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Dodge Boy, 1/10/2013 8:46:03 PM     (No. 9109902)

Wonder what the anti-Romney pubs and independents think of all this so far.

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