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2008 Called. It Wants to Know
What Happened to
Barack Obama.

Gawker, by John Cook

Original Article

Posted By:DaddyO, 10/23/2012 4:52:49 PM

One of the many little thrills of being a part of the Obama campaign four years ago was a deep and abiding sense that, finally, a political leader had come along who could live up to our highest aspirations. Yes, Obama was cool and played basketball and was conversant in ironical youth culture, but when it came down to it, he was overwhelmingly serious. The other guys were hauling unlicensed plumbers onstage and suspending their campaign at the drop of a hat, but Obama kept his eyes on the prize and played the grown-up. Now he's talking about "Romnesia."

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We're starting to see a lot of post-mortems when the election is still 2 weeks off.. these guys know the jig is up.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: fireman28, 10/23/2012 4:58:14 PM     (No. 8956239)

Romnesia is what we will celebrate on Nov 7 when Romney wins.

Watch the markets pick up almost overnight.
By December business may be booming unless the Democrap Senate screws it all up.

By the way, many like Hannity, saw him for what he is early on. Rev Wright, anybody???

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Reply 2 - Posted by: BaseballFan, 10/23/2012 4:58:45 PM     (No. 8956241)

2008 Obama = the media's composite.
2012 Obama = the real Obama (well, at least as much as we know).

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Reply 3 - Posted by: devnull, 10/23/2012 5:05:04 PM     (No. 8956265)

Yeah, that's what happens when you are judged on the merits of your actions rather than your ability to read someone else's words from a teleprompter. Welcome to the real world.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: droopydog, 10/23/2012 5:19:36 PM     (No. 8956298)

What happened to the Obama that never was?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Passion, 10/23/2012 5:22:04 PM     (No. 8956302)

#1, a full 25% of the country saw that too.....just sayin...

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Reply 6 - Posted by: old dog, 10/23/2012 5:39:49 PM     (No. 8956346)

Have no fear "O" arrived in 2008; Now he's slip -slideing away on his own sea of bravo sierra!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: wyspen, 10/23/2012 5:47:39 PM     (No. 8956360)

Look for the styrofoam Greek columns, that's where you'll find him.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: devnull, 10/23/2012 5:52:32 PM     (No. 8956369)

what is "ironical youth culture"? Did he mean "iconic"?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: 6079 Smith, W, 10/23/2012 6:27:50 PM     (No. 8956423)

Youse was duped in 2008!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: dotonbut, 10/23/2012 7:03:46 PM     (No. 8956484)

Comments following are amazing.

Obama's the greatest president ever. Does no wrong, etc. etc. Romney bad, evil, dishonest.

Who are these people?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: udanja99, 10/23/2012 7:22:23 PM     (No. 8956522)

In 2008 zippy was judged ONLY by the color of his skin. It was and still is all he has going for him in this PC world. In a sane world it wouldn't matter at all.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Distorted, 10/23/2012 7:40:25 PM     (No. 8956545)

Is the proper spelling of the name Vice President Joker or Vice President The Joker?

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Reply 13 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 10/23/2012 11:31:15 PM     (No. 8956889)

Someone sent me a video today with a side by side of Zippy's speeches in 2008 and 2012. Almost word for word.



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