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After ISIS Beheading Video, UK’s
Cameron Cancels Vacation,
Obama Returns to His Vacation

National Review Online, by Jim Geraghty

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Posted By:Drive, 8/20/2014 8:40:34 AM

Over there: “U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron cut short his summer vacation to return to London and chair urgent meetings on the threat posed by ISIS in Iraq and Syria, calling the video ‘shocking and depraved.’” Over here: President Obama went back to his vacation on Martha’s Vineyard Tuesday evening following less than 48 hours in Washington, leaving people puzzled over why he came back in the first place. Obama’s two days in Washington were mostly quiet, and concluded with the president receiving his daily national security briefing in the morning, and joining Vice President Biden to huddle with members

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Pearson365, 8/20/2014 8:53:39 AM     (No. 9973218)

President Alfred E. Obama is simply behaving in his normal "What, me worry?"style. If James Foley had been a major Obama bundler, Obama would be outraged once he got to see today´s newspapers. But Mr, Foley serves as a tragic reminder that the war in Iraq that Obama declared he won is still being fought. And, that the war on terror that Obama declared we were finished with in 2013 still has thousands of terrorists who have not stopped fighting it. Finally, the only thing missing on the psycho who slaughtered James Wright Foley was a Kobe Bryant jersey over his black IS uniform. Obama does not want to have a reminder of his incredibly disturbed comments earlier this year about the jayvee IS.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: dman, 8/20/2014 8:57:44 AM     (No. 9973232)

Remember when we used to see our British cousins as liberal socialists? It´s all relative. How the perspective has changed - and how quickly.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Rama41, 8/20/2014 8:58:01 AM     (No. 9973234)

Time for another apology tour.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: LAW428, 8/20/2014 9:06:17 AM     (No. 9973252)

Our insane and inane Boy King facilitates world chaos. This charlatan is an embarrassment.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: georgia peach, 8/20/2014 9:24:15 AM     (No. 9973280)

The other day, I read a statement by Cameron in which he said that if you hang an ISIS flag in Britain or if you are found recruiting for this enemy, you will be arrested.
In my wildest dreams, I could never see Obama showing this type of leadership.Try to picture it in your mind.You can´t.

Cameron,Harper and Abbott.Leaders.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: bigfatslob, 8/20/2014 9:48:46 AM     (No. 9973328)

Alfred E. Obama the first "What Me Worry?" president.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: pickle1, 8/20/2014 10:28:24 AM     (No. 9973401)

Obama´s job has been accomplished. We must deal with Obama now.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Momma Walton, 8/20/2014 1:34:12 PM     (No. 9973748)

We may never know the truth of this administration until years to come when the brave ones will finally stand up and report exactly what went on behind closed doors at the White House. Obama has done more to destroy America than all the terrorists and he still does not come against them with any true fervor. I am sure many, like me, wonder just whose side he is on? He and his family do "enjoy" the benefits of his position, but not the responsibilities!

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