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Obama eats ribs with 4 Kansas
City letter writers

Associated Press, by Nedra Pickler

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Posted By:JoniTx, 7/29/2014 10:25:59 PM

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — President Barack Obama feasted on barbecue Tuesday with four people who wrote him letters in a trip to highlight the struggles of working families in American’s heartland, as the clock ticked on pressing issues before Congress goes on summer break. Obama’s dinner at Arthur Bryant’s, an unpretentious Kansas City self-serve barbecue joint, comes roughly 48 hours before Congress is set to go on a five-week break. He planned to criticize Congress for its inaction in a speech Wednesday at the historic Uptown Theater, the latest in a series of trips to spread the message in the

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: mfm, 7/29/2014 10:28:37 PM     (No. 9945522)

AP..your time has past..what dribble you report..Ovomit is toxic, the world knows it, we know it...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: horacer, 7/29/2014 10:31:38 PM     (No. 9945526)

Anything for a rack of ribs. If only the Israeli´s had a good bbq joint.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Shells, 7/29/2014 10:34:19 PM     (No. 9945530)

Geez, I hope he doesn´t choke on one of them.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Pros7767, 7/29/2014 10:34:28 PM     (No. 9945532)

I wonder if Obama has the guts to sit down with 4 LDotters?

My bet is no.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 7/29/2014 10:41:51 PM     (No. 9945539)

I´m from NJ and made a pilgrimage to Arthur Bryant´s in KC about ten years ago. It was great.
Now that thats out of the way, it must have been pretty hard to find four 0bama supporters in one state that know how to write a letter..

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Scribelus, 7/29/2014 10:53:25 PM     (No. 9945555)

The four letter writers had simple duties that did not tax their abilities.
The first wrote the letter "O",
The second wrote "B",
The third wrote "A", and
The fourth wrote "M".
Because the third letter writer did such a fine job, he was invited to reprise his "A".
The President thanked them for their dedication and achievements.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: HalfNorsk, 7/29/2014 10:53:34 PM     (No. 9945556)

Brought to you by the president who doesn´t believe in photo ops...

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/29/2014 10:54:45 PM     (No. 9945558)

Maybe he only reads letters from Dems, or maybe he can´t read cursive. He didn´t even get a lowly staffer to answer my letter.

If they think they are struggling now, wait until they have to support thousands of illegals, give their jobs to them, and pay for those ´super vouchers´ in high rises.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: StuartL, 7/29/2014 10:57:30 PM     (No. 9945562)

"Dtibble" is not entirely inappropriate, especially when ribs are in the picture (mmmmm..... ribs!), but the canonical word for 99% of what the MSM produces is "drivel" -- synonymous with balderdash, baloney, bull, bunkum, bushwah, claptrap, codswallop, crapola, flapdoodle, garbage, gibberish, guff, hogwash, mumbo-jumbo, nonsense, piffle, poppycock, rubbish, tommyrot, tripe, twaddle, and wankery.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: GoDeacs79, 7/29/2014 11:34:58 PM     (No. 9945596)

Why on earth would anyone struggling to make it on life´s highway ask for help from the very person who is putting out the roadblocks?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: a man over thirty, 7/29/2014 11:36:42 PM     (No. 9945601)

Arthur Bryant´s has great ribs and the GED teacher who wrote to Obama is an old high school friend and a good man.
The rest is typical Nedra Pickler Obamaganda.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: WyoEagle, 7/30/2014 12:07:09 AM     (No. 9945633)

But wasn´t this creep in DC today talking about Russian sanctions? KC on the same day for BBQ? Are you kidding? There are no words that can express my contempt for this phony grifter POS.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Garage Logician, 7/30/2014 12:42:53 AM     (No. 9945663)

He is in such hot water with the old ball and chain over this.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Safari Man, 7/30/2014 2:23:37 AM     (No. 9945693)

Did he talk about the evils of beef and pork for the environment? And how flying a jumbo jet for a meal might boost ones carbon footprint?

Didn´t think so.


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Reply 15 - Posted by: Libertygal, 7/30/2014 3:08:47 AM     (No. 9945703)

Rest assured, they were beef ribs, not pork, and you can be certain it was after the daytime Ramadan fasting, and okay to have the evening meal. Got to watch those muslim rituals.

Shout out on Eid!


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Reply 16 - Posted by: provide, 7/30/2014 6:46:26 AM     (No. 9945783)

Ramadan ended Monday noon.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: lil dotty, 7/30/2014 10:38:35 AM     (No. 9946145)

Beef ribs? do any chefs around BBQ Beef ribs? Down in Texas bbq is pork ribs...baby backs primarily Beef short ribs are usually prepared in a very different manner. And as to beef ribs-suppose one might bbq but they would be seen as not as tasty. Beef brisket would more likely be chosen for BBQ, not ribs.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: Npcoach, 7/30/2014 12:49:33 PM     (No. 9946401)

What happened to kale salad. My kid would be suspended for bringing ribs to school for lunch. His 220 pound teacher would confiscate them.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: BigGeorgeTX, 7/30/2014 2:24:07 PM     (No. 9946577)

Did anyone actually see him consume a rib?

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