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Obama expected to
attend Mandela service

USA Today, by David Jackson

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 12/6/2013 11:58:34 AM

Expect President Obama to confirm soon he will attend services in South African for the late Nelson Mandela. Officials have held off on a formal announcement as travel plans, logistics, and security are worked out; services for Mandela will be part of a mourning period in South Africa that will last about 10 days. The South African government has scheduled the state funeral for Dec. 15, a week from Sunday. There is also a memorial service scheduled for Dec. 10, which is Tuesday. In the meantime, Obama has directed that American flags be lowered to half-staff through Monday in honor of the freedom

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We can now watch the phony 0bama act like he cares. He cares only about himself. You know 0bama is thrilled this knocked 0bamacare off the news for days. Of course 0bama couldn´t find the time to attend the funeral of Margaret Thatcher. Some people are more symbolic and important to him than others.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Italianlooks, 12/6/2013 12:03:57 PM     (No. 9643013)

Jackson, Sharpten and Oba

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Reply 2 - Posted by: The Architect, 12/6/2013 12:05:22 PM     (No. 9643016)

Who gives a rat´s butt!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Garage Logician, 12/6/2013 12:20:30 PM     (No. 9643050)

But he blew off Gettysburg.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Keekng, 12/6/2013 12:21:10 PM     (No. 9643051)

Lowered to half staff for a communist? Were the flags lowered for Benghazi victims?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: jdmii, 12/6/2013 12:21:30 PM     (No. 9643052)

Both commies. Search mandela and communist. Mandela is a good one now.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 12/6/2013 12:21:49 PM     (No. 9643054)

What will this jaunt cost the American taxpayer? We´re broke and can´t afford this.
I´m sure the entourage will be something to see. It´s going to resemble a Black Panther meeting.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Winmag, 12/6/2013 12:23:34 PM     (No. 9643058)

Our pigmy president making himself look important.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: stablemoney, 12/6/2013 12:23:52 PM     (No. 9643060)

Why didn´t Obama attend the Margaret Thatcher service?

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Hazymac, 12/6/2013 12:28:42 PM     (No. 9643076)

Desperately needing to catch some of the reflected glow, The Funeral Crasher® warms up Air Force One.

Mandela won´t be the corpse at this funeral. Obama will: a corpseman that won´t shut up.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Cat Ballou, 12/6/2013 12:30:46 PM     (No. 9643082)

Wonder who he will bow to while he´s there? Can´t wait to see what Michelle will be wearing, I´m sure it will be "fetching"...!!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 12/6/2013 12:34:05 PM     (No. 9643094)

He´s the bride at every wedding and the corpse-man at every funeral.

I hope the family of this racist/Marxist African nutter refuse to let Barky see Nelson in death as they did in life.

Commies are famous for hating each other.



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Reply 12 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 12/6/2013 12:34:57 PM     (No. 9643096)

Do you think she will wear white and then glare daggers at all the other folks who dressed properly? That is what she did at the Normandy memorial. I will never forget that absolute hate on her face when she is looking at the gorgeous former first lady of France. Who of course embarrassed Michelle by dressing properly for the occasion.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: gagolfer, 12/6/2013 12:44:58 PM     (No. 9643111)

I heard yesterday that all the former Presidents were going also, though not positive about Bush Sr. depending on his health. Would you expect them all to go but not Obama?

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Reply 14 - Posted by: mabel normand, 12/6/2013 12:46:44 PM     (No. 9643114)

Was he invited, or is he just going?

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Reply 15 - Posted by: tennman, 12/6/2013 12:47:29 PM     (No. 9643115)

Too busy to go to Gettysburg or Dame Thatcher´s funerals. But neither one was a black marxist.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Bighambone, 12/6/2013 1:15:45 PM     (No. 9643160)

Don´t be surprised if Obama arranges for thousands of people from black American communities to travel over there to South Africa at taxpayer´s expense?

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Reply 17 - Posted by: mickturn, 12/6/2013 1:38:34 PM     (No. 9643216)

Know this, just like when he refused to visit with you on your $100M Afrika trip boondogle after taking office, he´s secretely giving you a gesture you deserve from his coffin.

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