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Obama’s Elmo O.J.
Simpson joke

Washington Examiner (D.C.), by Charlie Spiering

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Posted By:Scottyboy, 10/9/2012 11:40:58 AM

Speaking at a fundraiser in San Francisco, President Obama reached back to headlines from the 90′s for his latest Sesame Street joke. In recent days, the President has been making fun of Mitt Romney for saying he would cut public funding for public television. “You didn’t know this, but for all you moms and kids out there, you should have confidence that finally somebody is cracking down on Big Bird,” Obama said, alluding to the famous O.J. Simpson chase scene. “Elmo has been seen in a white Suburban. He’s driving for the border.” (It was actually a white Bronco)

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"A mind is a terrible thing to waste"
If Barry keeps this up it's soon going to be 25th amendment time. Biden may constitutionally have to step in for a mentally incapacitated POTUS until Mitt is sworn in.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Calvinesq, 10/9/2012 11:43:28 AM     (No. 8920369)

So, the Obama campaign has now been reduced to a Muppet Movie?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: andyboy, 10/9/2012 11:48:18 AM     (No. 8920385)

At last, Obama thinks he has found his one and only winning issue. And it resonates with his supporters, most of whom have the same level of intelligence as 5-year-olds watching Sesame Street.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 10/9/2012 11:49:53 AM     (No. 8920391)

I fully expect 0bama to be saying things like: "If the plan doesn't fit, you mustn't vote for Mitt" at about any time now.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: pineledger, 10/9/2012 11:54:37 AM     (No. 8920408)

Obviously thought he had cracked a real funny.

Going around the bend, soon to be out of sight.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 10/9/2012 11:56:20 AM     (No. 8920416)

Come to think of it, Elmo would have made a better POTUS than Obama, who possesses all the character traits of OJ.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Dante, 10/9/2012 12:05:38 PM     (No. 8920450)

Add 'humorist' to the list of things he has failed at miserably.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: whyyeseyec, 10/9/2012 12:08:53 PM     (No. 8920463)

Next Obama will be using the McCain Line from 2008 - `He`s already measuring the drapes`.....

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Reply 8 - Posted by: skedaddle, 10/9/2012 12:10:15 PM     (No. 8920466)

0bama can't tell jokes and he also can't do black dialect as well as most white people. But he can sure blow up the Middle East and wreck the American economy.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: mabelkitty, 10/9/2012 12:11:20 PM     (No. 8920476)

Nero fiddled while Rome burned.
Obama is an unserious man playing out SNL skits while the rest of us are contemplating government cuts before going over a fiscal cliff or managing an ever more dangerous ME situation.

Send in the clown? Don't bother, he's here.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Talk2, 10/9/2012 12:16:03 PM     (No. 8920490)

Can any parent ever forget NPR's contribution to the english language - One, Two, Free, Foor? Ah, the good old days of NPR when all kids watching got a good dose of black pronunciation.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Robinsolana, 10/9/2012 12:18:46 PM     (No. 8920503)

Obama hides behind Big Bird.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: rubberneck, 10/9/2012 12:21:34 PM     (No. 8920513)

Maybe next year he can get work as the opening act for Bill Maher or some other hilarious left-leaning comedian.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: southron, 10/9/2012 12:29:36 PM     (No. 8920542)

And Liberals try to make us think that Obama is intelligent.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 10/9/2012 12:43:23 PM     (No. 8920599)

What great combination- Axlotl's sense of humor and Barky's delivery. I can't wait for the next knee-slapper; maybe a cute limerick about Chik-Fi-La with a reference to Jeffrey Dahmer.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: kanphil, 10/9/2012 12:48:10 PM     (No. 8920622)

It is a stupid line of campaigning. By now, most people know that Sesame Street is economically viable, even highly profitable, without any public funding at all.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: JAN, 10/9/2012 12:50:32 PM     (No. 8920703)

It was a Bronco not a Suburban, but then all white cars look alike.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Blonde Patriot, 10/9/2012 12:50:48 PM     (No. 8920633)

That's a real knee slapper! Making jokes about a murderer on the run after slaying two people!

The middle east on fire, economys of the world in rapid decline, no coherent foreign or domestic policy, green energy debacles and waste, Fast & Furious etc. etc. and he chooses Sesame St. to concentrate on.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: navybrat, 10/9/2012 12:53:14 PM     (No. 8920640)

Too bad he did not fight as hard to protect our dead ambassador and the Americans murdered at our embassy in Libya as he has for big bird. Dead Americans are just a bump in the road for Obama.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: rosewater, 10/9/2012 12:56:53 PM     (No. 8920655)

I endeavor to NOT hear that idiot speak in his arrogantly stentorian manner. I try to have my remote at the ready to change the channel in case he pops on the screen.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: Udanja99, 10/9/2012 1:01:30 PM     (No. 8920681)

Mitt should point out that Big Bird has more money than zippy has in his campaign coffers and the yellow feather ball doesn't need to take any tax dollars from struggling Americans.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: jackie, 10/9/2012 1:33:53 PM     (No. 8920843)

Bingo #18... I wish Romney would use that... Obama loves big bird but tells the people being hunted down by the murdering Muslim bros to go to hell...
Shameful ignorant man/child.

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