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Obama Defends Decision Not to
Visit Border: ‘This Isn’t Theater’

Mediaite, by Matt Wilstein

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Posted By:KarenJ1, 7/9/2014 7:44:18 PM

After delivering a statement about his administration’s plans to deal with the current crisis at America’s border with Mexico Wednesday afternoon, President Barack Obama addressed for the first time the mounting criticism over his decision not to visit to border on his trip to Texas this week. In answering a reporter’s question on the controversy, Obama defended his decision by saying he was more interested in a substantive solution to the problem than a simple “photo-op.” The president explained that his Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson will be making his sixth trip to the border this week and briefs him

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He´s not interested in photo-ops?? He has the audacity to say that?? Un.freaking.believable. Goebbels would have been extremely proud of that pure BS and propaganda that Obama spewed forth. So what´s new.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Nimby, 7/9/2014 7:55:09 PM     (No. 9917470)

Substantive solution? I don´t need to be a Noble Laureate to find a solution.

How about spending 1000 USD per person and putting them on a plane from where they came? That will cost7 million for 70,000 people instead of the insane 3.7 billion he is asking for.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Coy860, 7/9/2014 7:56:55 PM     (No. 9917474)

Of course it´s theater !
Obama is comedy and the illegals are tragedy..OURS !

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Tusker, 7/9/2014 7:57:29 PM     (No. 9917475)

If Biw-Boy goes to the border and is seen with the border it becomes his problem, he "owns" it; if he stays away he´s "clean " he stays above the fray, it´s not his problem.

Worthless POS.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 7/9/2014 8:00:31 PM     (No. 9917479)

Not theater sez the King?
I guess someone finally had the balls to tell Barry them Roman columns really were made of styrofoam.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 7/9/2014 8:01:36 PM     (No. 9917483)

Let´s call it what it is, child trafficking.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: SheikYerBooty, 7/9/2014 8:09:00 PM     (No. 9917493)

Sorry for the 2nd post but in addition to child trafficking Obama is engaged in economic and biological warfare against America with his orchestrated invasion of the USA.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: rochow, 7/9/2014 8:20:08 PM     (No. 9917506)

What a lying POS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Reply 8 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 7/9/2014 8:27:07 PM     (No. 9917514)

The idea of visiting solely to understand the situation never enters his mind. Every appearance has to be a photo-op, a celebrity sighting, or a chance to show off his perks and privileges.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 7/9/2014 8:34:31 PM     (No. 9917527)

Not theater? This coming from a fellow whose entire presidency has been devoted to nothing but theater.
He doesn´t make a move unless it is good theater for himself.
99.9% of his presidency has been theater, really bad and failed theater at that.

He puts the Clinton theatrics to shame.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: grayjay, 7/9/2014 8:46:34 PM     (No. 9917542)

He´s not interested in photo ops. Except for the beer drinking and shooting pool last night in Denver. That´s cool, but being seen with the pathetic children at the border wouldn´t be cool.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: GreatPlains, 7/9/2014 8:48:13 PM     (No. 9917543)

So far, it appears there is one lone Democratic Congressman who is outraged at Barry´s
cold shoulder to the plight of Hispanic children.
Henry Cuellar D- TX was on MSNBC today and he ripped Barry for being "aloof" , "detached" and " bizarre " for not visiting the Texas border to see the crisis first hand.
Cuellar was disgusted that Barry
could drink beer and play pool ( and giggle ) in Colorado , but, refused to
go a mere 242 miles on AF One to see the
situation first hand.
"It Just floored me, because if he´s saying he´s too busy to go to the border but you have time to drink beer, play pool."
Yup..that´s Playtime Barry.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: ledbythnose, 7/9/2014 8:55:47 PM     (No. 9917553)

Yes Barry it is Theater . And you are at the epicenter of it. You are a Liar of the worse kind . And you are guilty of the most despicable crimes against Humanity than any other Person I have seen in my 60 years upon this Earth. May your days be filled with sorrow and pain . And may your reign of Terror upon the American People be shortened by your own undoing.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/9/2014 9:31:43 PM     (No. 9917615)

Oh lawd, he is afraid of the ´kooties´

Worse yet, one of them might recognize him and ask questions.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: MissMann, 7/9/2014 10:59:09 PM     (No. 9917722)

Yeah, why would he bother to actually see what his policies have wrought? He just so darn above it all!

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Reply 15 - Posted by: Beveyscool1, 7/9/2014 11:02:57 PM     (No. 9917725)



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Reply 16 - Posted by: Beveyscool1, 7/9/2014 11:04:55 PM     (No. 9917729)

I can´t stand this creature..there...I said it. Sorry , Mom


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Reply 17 - Posted by: mitzi, 7/9/2014 11:55:23 PM     (No. 9917778)

It might be a good move for Biden and Hillary and perhaps Elizabeth Warren to put in an appearance at the internment camps.

The three of them appear to have 2016 ambitions ...

BTW ... where is Biden these days?


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Reply 18 - Posted by: bubber, 7/10/2014 12:13:24 AM     (No. 9917789)

For cryin´ out loud...get him some of them Greek columns to pose with....

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