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'I goofed up': Now Obama
tries to make a joke out
of his debate disaster in
front of adoring showbiz donors

Daily Mail (UK), by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 10/8/2012 3:23:08 PM

President Barack Obama put a brave face on his disastrous debate performance on Sunday night by joking with an audience of celebrity backers that he can't 'perform flawlessly every time'. Speaking at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, the president took a good-natured shot at his underwhelming debate performance, marveling at how his friends in the entertainment business could turn in perfect showings every time. 'I can't always say the same,' Obama told thousands of supporters, who got the joke right away. It was Obama's most direct acknowledgment yet that his Republican rival,

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Stlouislaxbros dad, 10/8/2012 3:39:35 PM     (No. 8918602)


My vote in November will cancel George Clooney's vote.

There.. I am just as important as he thinks he is. Now go back to Italy George...with your female of the month.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: mitzi, 10/8/2012 3:51:34 PM     (No. 8918622)

marveling at how his friends in the entertainment business could turn in perfect showings every time. 'I can't always say the same,' Obama told thousands of supporters

Does this mean Obama considers himself merely an actor repeating the words written by someone else, and going through the motions as directed by someone else - as many of us have suspected.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: MMC, 10/8/2012 3:56:27 PM     (No. 8918636)

Here is the sad thing.. Obama didn't realize he did poorly until Michelle stood next to him after the debate...



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Reply 4 - Posted by: Blue Hen1, 10/8/2012 4:24:39 PM     (No. 8918697)

Dude doesnt sound to bad with the teleprompter running

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Davids918, 10/8/2012 4:53:24 PM     (No. 8918764)

#2, he may not but he sure is now.

Certainly illustrates he is masterful when reading his lines on the teleprompter, but not so much when he needs to actually understand what's going on.



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Reply 6 - Posted by: Kurto, 10/8/2012 5:01:29 PM     (No. 8918774)

The excuse-o-matic will get another buttkicking on the 17th. Maybe, that will wipe the stupid smirk off his face.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Namma, 10/8/2012 5:17:59 PM     (No. 8918804)

obama tries to make a joke....
ha..he is the joke

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Reply 8 - Posted by: 1984OLDMAN, 10/8/2012 5:33:58 PM     (No. 8918844)

Idiots on parade!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: john grady, 10/8/2012 6:16:09 PM     (No. 8918902)

cut thier collective throats. never go to the movies. write the studios.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: andyboy, 10/8/2012 6:18:21 PM     (No. 8918904)

On getting trounced in the debate: "I goofed up."

On the disastrous economy: "Can I take a mulligan?"

When Iran nukes Israel: "Oops, my bad."

He is a jolly jokester, a merry Marxist, and does great Al Green impersonations besides. And Hollywood loves him. Soon he will be the king of showbiz. Hopefully very soon.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: southernboy, 10/8/2012 7:08:09 PM     (No. 8918970)

Doe this mean he's just an actor on a stage!?

(It's meant as rhetorical question.)

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Reply 12 - Posted by: NYbob, 10/8/2012 7:16:58 PM     (No. 8918985)

He can't admit he is confused about what he should pretend to believe. I predict he will try and man up with a faux rage in the name of the little people. Go for it, I think Mitt is ready for that act. At least I hope he is.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Fledrmaus, 10/8/2012 7:23:21 PM     (No. 8918993)

Go on, Obama, take their money. ALL of it! I want them all to feel like Bill Maher did after the debate, that they handed him millions and he burned it all in cloud of pot smoke. Unfortunately, it's too much to hope that they could ever end up broke, but maybe they'll have to slink away and build up their bank balances again.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: woofwoofwoof, 10/8/2012 7:26:42 PM     (No. 8918996)

America goofed up, Barry babe.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 10/8/2012 7:36:30 PM     (No. 8919014)

He even uses the straw man argument on himself. He wasn't 'perfect' as if perfection was what people expected. No, he looked like a complete uniformed dolt.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Robinsolana, 10/8/2012 7:55:14 PM     (No. 8919046)

Obama's weakness is that he lies and at some point the complicit mainstream media can no longer cover it up.

All that is left for Obama is to throw $billion worth of smear and mud.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: kate3513, 10/8/2012 10:09:40 PM     (No. 8919245)

Somehow it's appropriate that O run to his Hollywood people. They can kinda understand what it is like to take on a "role" and play act and have that big red carpet premier moment and then "poof" the movie succeeds or fails and your career is either up or in the toilet. It makes sense that he finds solace midst a bunch of actors. After all that has been his role the past three an a half years. He has tried to play the President of the greatest nation on earth and he and his movie tanked.

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