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Press corps is M.I.A.
at Obama rally

Washington Post, by David Nakamura

Original Article

Posted By:SoCalGal, 10/6/2012 1:44:48 PM

MADISON, Wisc. – It’s the kind of rally the Obama campaign wanted to show off to the world: a crowd of 30,000 students showing up for President Obama on a quadrangle on the leafy University of Wisconsin campus. But a day after Obama’s lackluster debate performance, the president’s bad fortune continued: Though the crowd and the president showed up, the national press corps did not. Because of a mix-up at the Denver airport, the press corps’ charter plane was delayed about half an hour en route to Madison, Wis., and failed to arrive on time.

Comments:
Nyuck, nyuck, nyuck.

(And I don't believe there were 30,000 there, either.)

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Evocatus, 10/6/2012 1:49:47 PM     (No. 8914427)

Either they are incompetent or there is a mole in the Obammunist's event office.



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Reply 2 - Posted by: Lucky4, 10/6/2012 1:52:17 PM     (No. 8914432)

Prayer works

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Robinsolana, 10/6/2012 1:58:38 PM     (No. 8914441)

All that styrofoam and no one to show it off to.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: ArthurDent, 10/6/2012 2:06:57 PM     (No. 8914453)

I'm surprised the lsm didn't just accept a photo from the won's campaign. Of course, getting a picture of a crow of 30,000 is hard to do without a crowd of 30,000.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ccprops, 10/6/2012 2:28:40 PM     (No. 8914475)

Well, if the press corpse didn't cover it, then it didn't happen. No great loss.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: fireman28, 10/6/2012 2:31:10 PM     (No. 8914478)

Good one # 5.

My thinking is that it does not matter where the LSM is.

They already have the WH e-mail:

Talking point 1 - Romney is a liar.
Talking point 2 - Obama is king.

Any other questions, see above.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: offrope, 10/6/2012 2:44:54 PM     (No. 8914497)

Why should it matter that the press was not there? Their stories would be written before the event anyway.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: JAN, 10/6/2012 2:48:01 PM     (No. 8914501)

How convenient. Helped big time with the inflated attendance numbers.



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Reply 9 - Posted by: nigella, 10/6/2012 2:55:31 PM     (No. 8914509)

They shut all classes down. Told teachers to take day off and "recommended" students attend... Not hard with a captive audience..


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Reply 10 - Posted by: oriton, 10/6/2012 3:02:14 PM     (No. 8914521)

obit did his own version of the empty chair. He talked trash to Romney by saying things he couldn't think on his feet to say during the debate. It's easy to talk trash to the enemy when the enemy has left the building; much harder to talk trash when the enemy is kicking your backside. All over the stage! That's why obit turned around when he heard the noise back stage at the debate. He thought that it was the sound of his butt being slammed up against the wall. Did you see the look of relief on his face when he realized his butt was still behind him? Tee hee! Sorry guys, but I'm still on a high from the debate. As my granny used to say, that was good to me!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Aria, 10/6/2012 3:13:45 PM     (No. 8914534)

Don't know why zero bothered to take the time with a crowd who apparently were such geniuses that they thought it was unfair that he didn't have a teleprompter in the debate. They obviously are too stupid to be anything but liberals.



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Reply 12 - Posted by: conspicio, 10/6/2012 3:30:38 PM     (No. 8914560)

Remember that bourgeoisie "corporate jet" line from the debate? Guess who flies non-commercial everywhere on the campaign trail??

For those who do not know, on the campaign trail, no plebian press person has to endure TSA. Anywhere. Ever. Simply that the bus is mystically cleared onto the ramp for them to board their privately chartered aircraft.




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Reply 13 - Posted by: Carpe Diem, 10/6/2012 3:32:44 PM     (No. 8914564)

30,000? I highly doubt that number.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Spidey, 10/6/2012 4:31:23 PM     (No. 8914647)

These people lick the text message they get from the Obama campaign.They bribe students with extra credit for attending Obama events.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: bighambone, 10/6/2012 5:04:42 PM     (No. 8914696)

If the Obama crew ever thought that Obama really had that place in the bag this year, Obama would never have gone there. Just like always, the Obama crew can call off an attendance number and the liberal media will run with whatever number the Obama crew throws out there.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Malia2012, 10/6/2012 6:19:09 PM     (No. 8914808)

#8, you took my words exactly! Absolutely!

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Reply 17 - Posted by: spark29, 10/6/2012 9:12:44 PM     (No. 8915034)

Madison has approximately 40,000 students.

Are we to believe that 75% of them signed up to see Obama?

What nonsense.

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