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Obama joins 2 other world leaders for
a selfie at Mandela´s memorial

Los Angeles Times, by Laura E. Davis

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Posted By:garnet, 12/11/2013 8:15:34 AM

We´ve all seen selfies taken in questionable places. During a school lockdown. In front of a man attempting suicide. At Auschwitz. Now, some people are adding President Obama to the list of people with poor selfie judgment after the leader of the free world posed with British Prime Minister David Cameron and Danish Prime Minister Helle Thorning-Schmidt at Nelson Mandela’s memorial service Tuesday in South Africa. It appears from photos of the incident that Obama was not the instigator (that distinction goes to Thorning-Schmidt). But he seems to have participated happily, though First Lady Michelle Obama seemed unimpressed by the whole spectacle.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Sunhan65, 12/11/2013 8:21:03 AM     (No. 9649200)

If Antony Wiener had been there, we would have had two in one picture.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: jinx, 12/11/2013 8:21:29 AM     (No. 9649201)

Hey, Barry, your immaturity is showing. No wonder you are such a failure. Grow up!

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Reply 3 - Posted by: dbdiva, 12/11/2013 8:37:05 AM     (No. 9649223)

Poor ´selfie´ judgement is not his only problem; how I wish it were.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: lil dotty, 12/11/2013 8:39:16 AM     (No. 9649233)

A comment on this mornings pic of obomba and R. Castro. little o, finger aside his nose, wild eyed, and crazy looking. If the regime will allow nothing but WH released pics, wonder who authorized the release of this particular one and why.


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Reply 5 - Posted by: Jebediah, 12/11/2013 8:43:51 AM     (No. 9649241)

Note the Clintonesque biting of lip, by the way. And MICHELLE´s disgust, which is beyond priceless!!!!!! But, as a side note, even Bill C. had the political smarts, filmed laughing coming out of Ron Brown´s funeral, to suddenly look serious and pained. (Bit lip?) But Obama........? Which is why the man thinks a good political spin campaign can make the Obamacare problems go away. Or his golden oratory. While people are being denied their cancer doctors, hospitals and meds? Give me a BREAK! You KNOW the Obamas will get the best care and not the AFC if and when THEY have a problem.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: smcchk, 12/11/2013 9:00:37 AM     (No. 9649275)

Two men, acting like school boys around the pretty blonde. But they are the "leaders" of the free world."

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Mobyclik, 12/11/2013 9:01:31 AM     (No. 9649278)

What´s the problem? I tought the whole sha-bang was about the Clown-in-Chief, seemed so by he Useless Media.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: earlybird, 12/11/2013 10:40:34 AM     (No. 9649520)

Keeping in mind that this is the Los Angeles Times, have a look at the reader comments below the article. An interesting change from the usual, I´d say...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 12/11/2013 11:39:36 AM     (No. 9649653)

Conduct unbecoming an officer, but par for the ´coarse´ ( spelled what I mean ) for this Commander-in-chief. The only memorial he respects is himself in the mirror. In my opinion, Obama is a National disgrace.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: farmwife, 12/11/2013 11:59:50 AM     (No. 9649691)

Does anyone remember any of the ´golden oratory´ from Obama at the memorial? Probably not, but everyone around the world will remember his childish behavior with the Danish leader.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Safari Man, 12/11/2013 12:23:55 PM     (No. 9649718)

Imagine the caterwauling if George Bush has done this, or anything half as low class.


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