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The Obama years: ´The trailers
were great, the movie was horrible´

Telegraph (UK), by Matt Lewis

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Posted By:mitzi, 7/5/2014 9:25:46 PM

As a poll of American voters ranks Barack Obama as the worst president of all time, Matt Lewis says his presidency has been a disastrous flop - talented and much-hyped but ultimately unsatisfying. The trailers were great, but the movie was horrible. Six years in, that´s the general consensus on the Obama presidency. Having ridden a wave of "hope and change" to the White House, President Barack Obama has failed to deliver on his huge box office, err, ballot box expectations. Just how bad is it? Since it is summer "blockbuster" season, I´ll explain thusly: There´s a difference between being bad

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: jj1319, 7/5/2014 9:33:15 PM     (No. 9912354)

Good frames, bad lenses.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: horacer, 7/5/2014 9:53:11 PM     (No. 9912364)

It´s Turkey Time! I want my money back, I thought I was getting tickets for Plan 9 from Outer Space.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Northcross, 7/5/2014 9:54:23 PM     (No. 9912365)

The really discouraging thing is that a majority of the population totally bought the hype and did not care about the reality. The fact that it took six years for some of them to figure out that they were conned is equally troubling. The ones who still support him are utterly without hope.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Tom Paine, 7/5/2014 10:16:16 PM     (No. 9912383)

Matt Lewis states: "Obama fits the latter category - extremely talented and hyped, but ultimately, unsatisfying." What nonsense obama is not smart and talented. He´s like John Tyler, Franklin Pierce and Andrew Johnson. President´s who tried to be like a king and almost destroyed American

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Scribelus, 7/5/2014 10:29:37 PM     (No. 9912388)

Unless the shameless poseur summons up the courage to resign, we have more than two years of a proven disaster to be supported by nothing more than pity and the dolts in the Senate who will not vote to convict an impeached Chief Executive.
I´m so glad that the rising Soviets, the wild NoKos, the relentless ChiComs, and the Islams pay no attention to events in my late, great nation.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Blue-Z-Anna, 7/5/2014 10:40:58 PM     (No. 9912392)

Denis Hopper was great in Water World.

He played the ´Obama´ character.

This movie is panned because it is about being an individual.

Only movies with glorious ´groups´ are allowed these days.

If they can´t feed you this collectivist crap at school they force it down your throat at the movies.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: steveW, 7/6/2014 2:39:07 AM     (No. 9912463)

No, the trailers megasucked, too.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ketchuplover, 7/6/2014 3:30:59 AM     (No. 9912470)

If Obama were offered enough money, travel expenses, and his own TV show -- maybe he´d resign.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: geo11, 7/6/2014 5:32:42 AM     (No. 9912493)

The movie isn´t over and we can´t walk out. We have 2 more years of enduring this awful show.

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