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Obama in Chicago Monday for first
post-presidential appearance

Chicago Sun-Times (IL), by Lynn Sweet

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Posted By:JoniTx, 4/21/2017 1:06:52 PM

Former President Barack Obama will make his first post-presidential public appearance on Monday, heading to the University of Chicago to discuss civic engagement and community organizing. Obama’s talk at the Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E 60th St., at 11 a.m. Chicago time will be a “conversation,” as he is flanked by six younger activists — from Kenwood Academy High School to college students and a bit older, Obama spokesman Kevin Lewis told the Chicago Sun-Times. This event is part of Obama’s commitment to “engage the next generation of leaders,” Lewis said. It’s an invitation-only audience event, with many


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bgarrett, 4/21/2017 1:12:24 PM     (No. 11229161)

If we pretend he doesnt exist,he wont. I hope I dont see any more about him

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Reply 2 - Posted by: miceal, 4/21/2017 1:13:35 PM     (No. 11229164)

My prayer: Federal Marshalls take him into custody and perp walk his worthless backside right past the assembled World Media...

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Reply 3 - Posted by: cjjeepercreeper, 4/21/2017 1:13:55 PM     (No. 11229165)

“engage the next generation of leaders,”

God help us.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Words have Meaning, 4/21/2017 1:18:54 PM     (No. 11229168)

I think it is time for Trump to start monitoring Obama for anti-American activities.

I heard he is also meddling in French elections. (just like he is accusing Russia of doing in our elections.)

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Grampstosix, 4/21/2017 1:35:32 PM     (No. 11229189)

#4Bingo.Ever so desperate for a legacy he just might get all tangled up in sedition charges. I´d love that.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Patchy Groundfog, 4/21/2017 1:41:44 PM     (No. 11229195)

At the risk of tooting my own horn, I called him The Student Council President in 2008 or ´09.

Most of us probably remember the type - intolerable suckups to principals and teachers who, inexplicably, ate it up.

The Eddie Haskell types would hold meetings, seminars, speeches and retreats on ´leadership´ despite never leading anything or, more often, being elected to offices nobody else wanted and assuming it gave them special status.

Obama and his ilk never stop talking about leadership, vision, planning, oversight, etc. but that´s all it is - talk.

It´s a worse cult than Scientology.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: mabelkitty, 4/21/2017 1:44:29 PM     (No. 11229198)

Time to get that FISA warrant for Obama and his thugs.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: lakerman1, 4/21/2017 1:50:07 PM     (No. 11229209)

It was Rene Descarte who sia, "I think, therefore I am."
Descarte would say Barack does not exist.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: happywarrior, 4/21/2017 1:50:12 PM     (No. 11229210)

Just watch, the kneepad media will cover this as if he were still President.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: fhancock, 4/21/2017 1:58:58 PM     (No. 11229222)

President Obama was the MAMA President...Make America Mediocre Again

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Banjo Willy, 4/21/2017 2:05:40 PM     (No. 11229227)

All together now, 1...2.....3 ... meh!

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Reply 12 - Posted by: web, 4/21/2017 2:27:42 PM     (No. 11229247)

He will talk about community organizing, huh? Guess what, Barack? God hates: "...a false witness who pours out lies and a person who stirs up conflict in the community." Proverbs 6:19

All leftists do is encourage the worst in humanity, promoting 6 out of the 7 Deadly Sins: pride, greed, lust, envy, wrath, and sloth.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: Dodge Boy, 4/21/2017 2:38:50 PM     (No. 11229260)

What a shame. I was hoping Obie would stay in Tahiti and enjoy his beautiful people.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: citizen, 4/21/2017 2:41:59 PM     (No. 11229263)

If Obama had any real intention of helping the country (which he doesn´t) he would first address the black on black violence that keeps the morgue full in Chicago.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: mickturn, 4/21/2017 4:00:05 PM     (No. 11229368)

I´m sure he will not go into the violent parts of Chicago HE CREATED!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: Tianne, 4/21/2017 4:10:19 PM     (No. 11229383)

Interesting that his audience will be by invitation only.

Conservatives are not his types of black-masked, rock throwing, fire-bomb tossing ´activists´ he has attempted to justify in the past so most likely he will be allowed to speak without incident.

While he is engaging his "next generation of leaders", wonder if he will be encouraging them to defend both progressive and conservative campus ´free speech´ using Milo Yiannopoulos and Ann Coulter as examples.

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