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Obama golfed as Congress debated
Washington Post, by Staff

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Posted By:BuckeyeRon, 9/28/2013 3:05:36 PM

On Saturday, as the shutdown drama played out on Capitol Hill, President Obama played golf at Fort Delvoir in Virginia. According to published reports, the White House said that Obama’s partners were two presidential staff members, Joe Paulsen and Marvin Nicholson, and Nicholson’s brother, Walter. Rep. Ted Poe (R-Tex.) had this response on Twitter to the president’s outing: #potus has time to negotiate with Iranian President yet refuses to negotiate with House Republicans. Too busy playing golf.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: texascunning, 9/28/2013 3:45:35 PM     (No. 9541299)

...and Nero fiddled...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Country Boy, 9/28/2013 4:05:25 PM     (No. 9541318)

obama says that buying insurance online will be as easy as shopping on amazon.com (spoken with the total arrogance of a true marxist)

https://www.healthcare.gov/

Nothing works, nothing is live.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: snapper451, 9/28/2013 4:05:29 PM     (No. 9541319)

Pathetic, jnst like idiot I saw today with an "I love Obamacare" sticker on his car. This is really unbelivable that a law that no one read, no one wants, continues to be shoved down our throats. In the old days, it would have been re-done,scrubbed, or fixed. Why not now?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Rafter, 9/28/2013 4:18:32 PM     (No. 9541331)

They left out the part about how Reggie tagged along to tee up his balls.

O-Bomber the NO-Bomber´s fave club at the 19th hole is... the Reggie Wedgie.

O-Bomber practiced avoiding traps so that he wouldn´t fall into one set for him
by the House Republicans... that´s why it´s so important that he play golf.... s/o

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Verdantheart, 9/28/2013 4:37:24 PM     (No. 9541357)

Gave the copy desk the day off, Wapo? I believe that´s Fort Belvoir. What else did this rookie reporter get wrong?

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Flipper3, 9/28/2013 4:39:24 PM     (No. 9541359)

Ah, yes; our ´Twit-in-Chief´.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: reilly, 9/28/2013 5:02:55 PM     (No. 9541389)


The place would be Fort Belvoir -- not "Delvoir"-- in Virginia, as any military person would know.
Washington Post pansies don´t even know the name of local military posts.
We should have a very small civil war and shoot all liberal media types and...think of the wonderful possibilities for this great country.


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Reply 8 - Posted by: Momma Walton, 9/28/2013 5:43:18 PM     (No. 9541424)

Once Obama leaves the presidency, he should be "forced" to live under Obmacare for the rest of his life! This man is beyond reason!

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ladychatalie, 9/28/2013 6:00:16 PM     (No. 9541439)

I wonder if they have to clear entire golf courses when he plays so that nobody accidentally hits him upside the head with a wayward golf ball, not to mention getting a video showing him cheating.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Safari Man, 9/28/2013 6:07:36 PM     (No. 9541448)

#1 as I understand it, Nero actually ordered parts of Rome set alight to clear way for his larger palaces, THEN he fiddled while it burned. NerObama has ordered our healthcare and economy set alight to clear way for his larger plantation. Golf... fiddling, what´s the difference?


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Reply 11 - Posted by: Rafter, 9/28/2013 6:48:47 PM     (No. 9541479)

He is Nero with a "G"....

The Afro-Firmative Action Emperor...

Occupying the White Hutt against our will...

Taunting Congress (House GOP, anyway) like a TAARP Baby...

The first Nero appointed his horse to be a Senator...

Nero with a "G" appointed a horse-faced senator to head the State Department...

Both the current SoS and his predecessor are horses´ asses... We vote "Neigh" ...

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Reply 12 - Posted by: droopydog, 9/28/2013 7:11:19 PM     (No. 9541502)

He could be throwing puppies off the White House roof. The press would cover for him...blame it on Cruz.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: rochow, 9/28/2013 7:34:43 PM     (No. 9541528)

I am so sick and tired of hearing about this incompetent rube playing ´golf´! He must be as lousy with his game as he is in politics. The media obeys:no photos! They don´t want to further embarrass this political midget! How we will survive this empty suit I cannot fathom. Whilst he plays, Russia and China are having war games again, they don´t want to be bothered by this little man!

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Lawsy0, 9/28/2013 7:42:36 PM     (No. 9541533)

I´m not impressed with the WaPo ´´taking after´´ the guy. Nonetheless, ´´Obama fiddled as Congress burned.´´ There. Fixed your headline for you.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Coy860, 9/28/2013 7:44:55 PM     (No. 9541537)

Since the military pays for the upkeep of the golf course, as a sacrifice for the country, it should be CLOSED and called the military "sequester". He is only going there to get his "fix"..and supply for the week anyway.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: GringoinQuito, 9/28/2013 8:59:01 PM     (No. 9541585)

He is beyond despicable.

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