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Obama sends best wishes
for Muslim holy month

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 6/27/2014 3:58:08 PM

WASHINGTON— President Barack Obama is sending his best wishes to Muslims in the U.S. and around the world on the start of the holy month of Ramadan (RAH´-mah-dahn). Obama says in a statement that the U.S. is grateful for Muslim-American organizations, individuals and businesses that work to reduce the income gap and poverty through charitable efforts and programs that provide education, skills and health care to students, workers and families. The Muslim holy month starts this weekend and is marked by daily fasting from dawn to sunset. It ends with the Islamic holiday of Eid al-Fitr (ayd ahl-FIH´-tur). Obama says he´s

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: JimS, 6/27/2014 4:00:43 PM     (No. 9902469)

I don´t recall any Easter wishes from the Muslim-in-Chief

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Ichiban, 6/27/2014 4:04:54 PM     (No. 9902472)

You are correct #1.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Flipper3, 6/27/2014 4:06:16 PM     (No. 9902474)

Oh, shut up, Barack.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: MHR, 6/27/2014 4:06:43 PM     (No. 9902475)

He just can´t get enough of sticking it to Americans can he?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: HistoryBuff, 6/27/2014 4:09:29 PM     (No. 9902477)

These poor bastiges will be fasting until sundown and the solstice just past.

Pity.

I´m going for a beer.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: lancer12, 6/27/2014 4:11:56 PM     (No. 9902480)

As in ´I am Allah and I bless you´. No one including atheists and witches needs his blessings.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: M2, 6/27/2014 4:15:49 PM     (No. 9902483)

I breathlessly await the time when he offers the Jews in America and around the world happy Hanukkah and a blessed Yom Kippur. We already know what he thinks of Christmas and Easter; it´s all about presents and Easter eggs.



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Reply 8 - Posted by: Jechislo, 6/27/2014 4:18:04 PM     (No. 9902484)



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Reply 9 - Posted by: John c, 6/27/2014 4:18:12 PM     (No. 9902486)

My large calendar from Staples lists ramadan as a holy day.
Will use a new supplier next year!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: Illinois Mom, 6/27/2014 4:26:30 PM     (No. 9902490)

Could he please list those Muslim charities, schools, and businesses work for the good of all people...not just Muslims?

I looked up America´s 50 top charities...I saw different Catholic, Jewish, Protestant services represented. No Muslim.

Then I looked up Muslim charities and found a few that...guess what...take care of Muslims.

I could not find ANY Muslim run hospitals.

My doctor is Muslim but he is affiliated with The local Catholic, Adventist and Evangelical hospitals.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: MsZzroyal, 6/27/2014 4:46:26 PM     (No. 9902518)

I´m joining HistoryBuff going for a beer...I will get the next round!


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Reply 12 - Posted by: JonR, 6/27/2014 4:59:21 PM     (No. 9902547)

Obama is a Muslim through and through!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: snapper451, 6/27/2014 5:15:24 PM     (No. 9902563)

All to please the Muslim Brotherhood contingent in the West Wing.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Subal, 6/27/2014 5:21:17 PM     (No. 9902570)

This posting is a good reminder for me to send holiday hams!

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Videodrone, 6/27/2014 7:27:17 PM     (No. 9902691)

it´s not even the end of June, barely the start of "summer" in the Northern Hemisphere and now it´s Ram-a-dama-ding-dong time again? a few years ago it was August?

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Videodrone, 6/27/2014 7:28:59 PM     (No. 9902692)

and I´ve alreay had a nice cold one - it´s 1700 not to far east of here...

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Reply 17 - Posted by: GW_Rider, 6/27/2014 7:29:16 PM     (No. 9902693)

I have my own wishes to send them. I won´t state them here as it would get me banned.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: No Representation in CA, 6/27/2014 8:10:34 PM     (No. 9902712)

Flaming camel crap to you, too!

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Reply 19 - Posted by: KarenJ1, 6/27/2014 8:26:32 PM     (No. 9902724)

From Wikipedia: Ramadan is a time of spiritual reflection, improvement and increased devotion and worship. Muslims are expected to put more effort into following the teachings of Islam. The fast (sawm) begins at dawn and ends at sunset. In addition to abstaining from eating and drinking, Muslims also increase restraint, such as abstaining from sexual relations and generally sinful speech and behavior.

Obviously one cannot miss the irony of the great Obama sending his best wishes while those all over the Middle East continue their murderous rampage. The man is delusional.



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Reply 20 - Posted by: provide, 6/27/2014 11:02:19 PM     (No. 9902812)

If he eats or drinks while the sun is up, he´s an apostate.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: Udanja99, 6/27/2014 11:56:11 PM     (No. 9902851)

Let´s keep an eye out and see if he removes his "wedding" ring for the next month.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: Charactercounts, 6/28/2014 12:00:35 AM     (No. 9902856)

#7, it´s been stated by him and the Mrs. that the girls don´t get Christmas presents.

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Reply 23 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 6/28/2014 12:00:47 AM     (No. 9902857)

Wonder if We will receive a greeting on the 4th of July ?

Aren´t they suppose to give to charity during Ram a dam ? Name one.

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