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Dem Polster Pat Caddell: Obama's Natl Security Advisor Tom Donilon IS The WH Secrets Leaker !
Sean Hannity Show

Posted on 06/11/2012 6:36:58 PM PDT by MindBender26

On Hannity, Dem pollster Pat Caddell swears he absolutely knows from his sources who the WH secrets leaker is, and it is National Security Advisor Tom Donilon.

Caddell, who is very well wired into all things Democratic in DC, said he thought there as no way Donilon would have done this without Obama's permission and perhaps instigation.

He went on to describe Donilon as a "pure political hack" who has absolutely no experience or qualifications to be the NSA.

Caddell" "Because of this hack, American friends are either dead, in prison or on the run. The Israelis are absolutely furious over the Azerbaijani leak"

To quote Caddell, "This is a job that people like Henry Kissinger, Brent Scowcroft, Condi Rice and Colin Powell have had, and then Obama brings in this vote-counting political hack, registered lobbyist-lawyer for Fannie Mae!"

"General Jones was quoted as saying this hack has no credibility with the military, and now he is burning them." When he burned the CIA in a previous leak, the then-CIA director told him; 'I've got a new PR plan for you, Tom. Shut the F**k Up!"


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Caddell would never have said this without permission from the Clintons, and probably the DNC.

House of cards.

1 posted on 06/11/2012 6:37:01 PM PDT by MindBender26
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To: MindBender26
This is really big. It completely usurps AG Holder's stalling tactic of appointing to Asst AGs to investigate and get results.... long after election day.
2 posted on 06/11/2012 6:39:21 PM PDT by MindBender26 (America can survive 4 years of Romney. She cannot survive another 4 years of an unfettered Obama!)
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To: MindBender26
Have the Israelis give Donilon the Eichmann treatment.
3 posted on 06/11/2012 6:40:52 PM PDT by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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To: MindBender26
Was Donilon confirmed or is he another ‘recess’ appointment? WHO IS RESPONSIBLE for this sorry excuse for an American being in a position of power??

Originalbuckeye on election night 2008: ‘Now all our enemies will know all our secrets’. I hope Romney roots out every traitor in DC and subjects them ALL to the fullest extent of the LAW!

4 posted on 06/11/2012 6:41:14 PM PDT by originalbuckeye
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To: MindBender26
Oh BTW Tom, you might want to pick up one of these..
5 posted on 06/11/2012 6:41:38 PM PDT by Doogle (((USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated)))
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To: MindBender26
This makes Watergate look like a school outing.

6 posted on 06/11/2012 6:41:48 PM PDT by Uri’el-2012 (Psalm 119:174 I long for Your salvation, YHvH, Your law is my delight.)
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To: MindBender26

Caddell would never have said this without permission from the Clintons, and probably the DNC.

House of cards.


That’s right.

0bama is BURNT toast. Or, he’d better be.


7 posted on 06/11/2012 6:46:55 PM PDT by unkus (Silence Is Consent)
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To: originalbuckeye

Quickie from Wiki:

He worked as Executive Vice President for Law and Policy at Fannie Mae, the federally-chartered mortgage finance company, as a registered lobbyist from 1999 through 2005.[3] This line on his resume raised eyebrows when his appointment to the Obama transition team was announced, given that the company had been seized by federal regulators.[7]

Before his appointment to the Obama Administration, Donilon was a partner in the Washington office of the law firm O’Melveny & Myers, where he advised companies and their boards on a range of “sensitive governance, policy, legal and regulatory matters.” [8]

Government and political work

Donilon worked as assistant secretary of state for public affairs and has served as the Clinton administration’s Secretary of State chief of staff. Although he has no military experience and worked as a lobbyist, Donilon was “intimately involved in many major foreign policy issues, including negotiating the Bosnian peace agreement and the expansion of NATO”. [3] Donilon figures prominently during formulation of strategy for Afghanistan and associated discussions in Bob Woodward’s 2010 book, “Obama’s Wars.”[9]

Donilon was ‘criticized’ by General Jones who once disparaged Donilon, for his lack of overseas experience, telling him that as a result: “You have no credibility with the military,” according to Bob Woodward’s “Obama’s Wars.” Jones said that Donilon was not good in his dealings with his staff at the National Security Council, displaying “too little feel for the people who work day and night....”. Donilon did visit Afghanistan March 2010 during President Obama’s six-hour late-night visit to the country.[10]

Personal life

Donilon is the brother of Mike Donilon, a lawyer and political consultant who is Counselor to Vice-President Joe Biden. He is married to Catherine M. Russell, who is Chief of Staff to Jill Biden, and they have two children


8 posted on 06/11/2012 6:47:09 PM PDT by MindBender26 (America can survive 4 years of Romney. She cannot survive another 4 years of an unfettered Obama!)
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To: originalbuckeye
I hope Romney roots out every traitor in DC and subjects them ALL to the fullest extent of the LAW!

At this point in time.........I would expect alligators to fly and the Cubs to win the World Series...before THAT ever happens.

9 posted on 06/11/2012 6:47:19 PM PDT by Osage Orange (God is my Co-Pilot.)
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To: Doogle

from Wiki:
Donilon was ‘criticized’ by General Jones who once disparaged Donilon, for his lack of overseas experience, telling him that as a result: “You have no credibility with the military,” according to Bob Woodward’s “Obama’s Wars.” Jones said that Donilon was not good in his dealings with his staff at the National Security Council, displaying “too little feel for the people who work day and night....”. Donilon did visit Afghanistan March 2010 during President Obama’s six-hour late-night visit to the country.[10]

before that:
He worked as Executive Vice President for Law and Policy at Fannie Mae, the federally-chartered mortgage finance company, as a registered lobbyist from 1999 through 2005.[3] This line on his resume raised eyebrows when his appointment to the Obama transition team was announced, given that the company had been seized by federal regulators.[7]


10 posted on 06/11/2012 6:47:55 PM PDT by Doogle (((USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated)))
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To: MindBender26

So I assume the MSM will be camped outside of Donilon’s house hounding him with questions every time he pops his head out in public......not.


11 posted on 06/11/2012 6:48:38 PM PDT by rod1 (CTLY)
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To: MindBender26

*LOL*


12 posted on 06/11/2012 6:48:59 PM PDT by Doogle (((USAF.68-73..8th TFW Ubon Thailand..never store a threat you should have eliminated)))
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To: Osage Orange

Don’t forget my Cleveland Browns in the super bowl if you’re looking for improbabilities, LOL


13 posted on 06/11/2012 6:49:13 PM PDT by nascarnation
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To: unkus

http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/articles/A57900-2005Apr15.html

April 16, 2005

…From 2000 to 2003, Donilon received more than $7 million in compensation in the form of cash payments and restricted stock awards. Last year, he was paid his salary — $644,000 — but no bonus.

http://www.realclearpolitics.com/articles/2010/04/21/all_the_presidents_goldman_sachs_men_105251.html

…Obama’s close hometown crony, campaign finance chief and senior adviser Penny Pritzker was head of Superior Bank of Chicago, a subprime specialist that went bust in 2001, leaving more than 1,400 people stripped of their savings after bank officials falsified profit reports. Pritzker’s lawyer at O’Melveny and Myers, Tom Donilon, is now Obama’s deputy national security adviser. He earned just shy of $4 million representing her and other high-profile meltdown clients including Goldman Sachs.

http://canadafreepress.com/index.php/article/28562

…Thomas Donilon is really Biden’s man. He’s worked for Biden in the past. His brother works for him. His wife is Biden’s Chief of Staff. If Donilon was any deeper in with Biden, he’d be married to him. Which means it’s good odds that Biden helped push out Jones. Biden’s supposed reason for being in his present job is his foreign policy expertise. Putting in Donilon let him have an oar in the water, now his oar just got a little bigger


14 posted on 06/11/2012 6:50:53 PM PDT by MindBender26 (America can survive 4 years of Romney. She cannot survive another 4 years of an unfettered Obama!)
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To: MindBender26
"Caddell would never have said this without permission from the Clintons..."

According to his wiki bio, he worked on foreign policy issues in the Clinton administration, but then the Clintons have been known to throw their own people under the bus too. His brother is Counselor to Joe Biden, while his wife, Catherine Russell, is Jill Biden's Chief of Staff.

15 posted on 06/11/2012 6:53:41 PM PDT by mass55th (Courage is being scared to death - but saddling up anyway...John Wayne)
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To: MindBender26

See tag line.


16 posted on 06/11/2012 6:54:00 PM PDT by Carry_Okie (The Slave Party Switcheroo: Economic crisis! Zero eligibility Trumped!! Hillary 2012!!!)
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To: MindBender26
Caddell would never have said this without permission from the Clintons ...

I agree (other than the DNC part). DWS is still under 0bama control.

House of cards indeed. For Caddell to add ... "he thought there as no way Donilon would have done this without Obama's permission and perhaps instigation" was priceless! The battle lines are forming between the Clintons and 0bama. Popcorn time.

17 posted on 06/11/2012 6:55:04 PM PDT by Servant of the Cross (the Truth will set you free)
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To: originalbuckeye

“Was Donilon confirmed or is he another ‘recess’ appointment? WHO IS RESPONSIBLE for this sorry excuse for an American being in a position of power??”


The position of National Security Adviser is appointed by the president, and is not subject to Senate confirmation. Thus, Barack Obama is solely responsible for Donilon being in a position of power.

In other words, elections matter. We need to get Obama out of the White House pronto.


18 posted on 06/11/2012 6:55:26 PM PDT by AuH2ORepublican (If a politician won't protect innocent babies, what makes you think that he'll protect your rights?)
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To: All

19 posted on 06/11/2012 6:57:18 PM PDT by Hotlanta Mike (Resurrect the House Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC)...before there is no America!)
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To: MindBender26

I’m starting to think there’s a lot of Dems who don’t want Obama to have a second term.


20 posted on 06/11/2012 6:58:31 PM PDT by Tex-Con-Man (T. Coddington Van Voorhees VII 2012 - "Together, I Shall Ride You To Victory")
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To: Servant of the Cross

Remember, the DNC (and RNC) are much more interested in House and Senate races than the presidency.

Presidents come and go, but Senators can last 30 years, and they control the purse strings.

If DNC has a choice of bscking Obama and losing Senate... or throwing him overboard and retaining Senate, it’s Bye, Bye, Barack!


21 posted on 06/11/2012 6:59:18 PM PDT by MindBender26 (America can survive 4 years of Romney. She cannot survive another 4 years of an unfettered Obama!)
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To: MindBender26

Interesting info.

Is Biden deliberately undermining 0bama?

I think it’s a possibility that 0bama might be forced to resign before the election.


22 posted on 06/11/2012 6:59:18 PM PDT by unkus (Silence Is Consent)
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To: MindBender26

I’m not sure Caddell is really crazy about anybody remotely close to either Obama or the Clintons these days. I honestly believe he may in fact think the leak was both wrong and stupid and may cost Dems too many votes.


23 posted on 06/11/2012 6:59:18 PM PDT by aposiopetic
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To: MindBender26

Pritzker’s lawyer at O’Melveny and Myers, Tom Donilon,

The plot thickens.
Oh this is going to be interesting, get some of
these people under oath!


24 posted on 06/11/2012 6:59:18 PM PDT by tet68 ( " We would not die in that man's company, that fears his fellowship to die with us...." Henry V.)
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To: mass55th

One big incestuous orgy with these people


25 posted on 06/11/2012 7:00:05 PM PDT by A_Former_Democrat (Fat, drunk and stupid = Dumb, dependent, and Democrat)
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To: MindBender26

Cah...ching. Looks like Clinton payback. Clinton misstatements last week were accidents? Come on. Don’t think so, even if Slick Willy walked them back after the damage was done. The Clintons are in payback mode.


26 posted on 06/11/2012 7:03:59 PM PDT by RetiredTexasVet (There's a pill for just about everything ... except stupid!)
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To: nascarnation; originalbuckeye
I hope Romney roots out every traitor in DC and subjects them ALL to the fullest extent of the LAW!

And I hope Romney yells...."Come out with your hands up!"

LOL!!

27 posted on 06/11/2012 7:04:27 PM PDT by Osage Orange (God is my Co-Pilot.)
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To: aposiopetic

Republicans in DC, even most hard right Conservatives, consider Caddell to be an “honest broker.”


28 posted on 06/11/2012 7:04:44 PM PDT by MindBender26 (America can survive 4 years of Romney. She cannot survive another 4 years of an unfettered Obama!)
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To: MindBender26

And I thought it was George Bush. Silly me.


29 posted on 06/11/2012 7:08:44 PM PDT by Howindependent (A Liberal has no concept of reality.)
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To: MindBender26

I hope he is cause he’s probably going to find himself
under oath before long.

One big problem for Obama is that all his people
know too much about all his people.


30 posted on 06/11/2012 7:10:36 PM PDT by tet68 ( " We would not die in that man's company, that fears his fellowship to die with us...." Henry V.)
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To: MindBender26
"Because of this hack, American friends are either dead, in prison or on the run.

If this is true and can be proved, I believe Donilon would be eligible for the hot shot if convicted.

We need to start digging up specific quotes from dems when they were out to get Scooter Libby.
31 posted on 06/11/2012 7:13:39 PM PDT by rottndog (Be Prepared....for what's coming AFTER America...)
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To: MindBender26

who’s going to arrest him? no one


32 posted on 06/11/2012 7:18:14 PM PDT by InvisibleChurch (i a m t h e m a r g i n o f e r r e r)
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To: Servant of the Cross
"For Caddell to add ... "he thought there as no way Donilon would have done this without Obama's permission and perhaps instigation" was priceless!"

Except for one thing...Obama, as the NCA, has the authority to declassify and authorize the release of any information he sees fit. So if in fact, Obama declassified and authorized Donilon to release the info, while foolhardy, inept and grossly irresponsible, it may not be, strictly speaking, illegal...

...unless one is willing to make the case for treason against the POTUS.

33 posted on 06/11/2012 7:18:43 PM PDT by Joe 6-pack (Que me amat, amet et canem meum)
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To: MindBender26

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/2604816/posts?page=1

Gates called him a disaster back in 2010.


34 posted on 06/11/2012 7:25:53 PM PDT by Sybeck1
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To: Sybeck1

Thanks for the link, it was very informative. Pat Caddell would not have publicly named anyone on national television unless he had the goods. Obama and his circle seem to be desperate and melting before our eyes. Reminds me of Nixon’s “Saturday Night Massacre’ when things really showed they were falling apart.


35 posted on 06/11/2012 7:38:06 PM PDT by nicksaunt
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To: MindBender26

Republicans in DC, even most hard right Conservatives, consider Caddell to be an “honest broker.”
+++++++++

I hope you are not being sarcastic because that is my take on Caddell as well. He is always introduced on Fox as a Dem but to tell you he truth he walks and talks more like a Republican.


36 posted on 06/11/2012 7:39:40 PM PDT by InterceptPoint (TIN)
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To: InterceptPoint

Caddell is a straight up guy, as opposed to one prominant R pollster who has been known to cook the books for $.


37 posted on 06/11/2012 7:44:21 PM PDT by MindBender26 (America can survive 4 years of Romney. She cannot survive another 4 years of an unfettered Obama!)
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To: MindBender26

When a “former TV Network newsie” did you credit your research?


38 posted on 06/11/2012 7:45:46 PM PDT by maggief
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To: originalbuckeye
I hope Romney roots out every traitor in DC and subjects them ALL to the fullest extent of the LAW!

'If only' he would. A pathetically large 'if'; unfortunately. . .

39 posted on 06/11/2012 7:55:44 PM PDT by cricket (Who ART THOU, Obama???. .)
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To: MindBender26

This bastard needs to go down.


40 posted on 06/11/2012 8:04:33 PM PDT by SE Mom (Proud mom of an Iraq war combat vet)
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To: MindBender26

Caddell gets a ‘Courage Award’. . .no matter what. REpubs better move this ‘fast forward’.


41 posted on 06/11/2012 8:04:33 PM PDT by cricket (Who ART THOU, Obama???. .)
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To: nascarnation

“Don’t forget my Cleveland Browns in the super bowl if you’re looking for improbabilities...”

Or ‘my’ Cleveland Indians winning the World Series...


42 posted on 06/11/2012 8:04:53 PM PDT by GGpaX4DumpedTea (I am a Tea Party descendant...steeped in the Constitutional Republic given to us by the Founders.)
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To: mass55th

Is my memory failing me or wasn’t it Joe Biden that first started mouthing about Seal Team 6?


43 posted on 06/11/2012 8:06:20 PM PDT by berdie
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To: unkus

“Is Biden deliberately undermining 0bama?”

Are you implying that Biden caused Donilon make the leaks, then had Pat Caddell out the whole thing, so that Obama would have to resign, leaving Biden as President? Seems both too clever and too dumb even for Biden.

Is it possible that the Clintons tricked an unwitting Biden into using his asset Donilon to make the leaks, so they could destroy Obama with it, taking Biden with him, thus clearing the field for Hillary? If so, I don’t think they would have used Pat Caddell as the messenger (though if Donilon commits suicide I’ll reconsider...).

There are many other interesting possibilities, but I’d like to think that actual National Security “patriots” passed this to Caddell to ensure that there will be a special prosecutor, rather than a DOJ whitewash, and to force Donilon to shut up and get out.


44 posted on 06/11/2012 8:47:11 PM PDT by Chewbarkah
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To: Chewbarkah

There are many other interesting possibilities, but I’d like to think that actual National Security “patriots” passed this to Caddell to ensure that there will be a special prosecutor, rather than a DOJ whitewash, and to force Donilon to shut up and get out.


Shut up and get out isn’t enough. He needs to be tried.


45 posted on 06/11/2012 8:55:23 PM PDT by unkus (Silence Is Consent)
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To: MindBender26
Donilon is the brother of Mike Donilon, a lawyer and political consultant who is Counselor to Vice-President Joe Biden. He is married to Catherine M. Russell, who is Chief of Staff to Jill Biden, and they have two children

How incestuous.

46 posted on 06/11/2012 8:56:09 PM PDT by Dr.Deth
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To: originalbuckeye

It would sure bump up Romney in the polls if he came out and said that his administration will dig deep to root out and prosecute any and all criminals in this administration, regardless of the height of their current position. National security is far more important than deference to any previous administration or reaching across the aisle to look like a “fair” and “bipartisan” guy that wants to get along with the Socialists that would drag us down.

But I have very little faith that Romney has the guts to do the right thing.


47 posted on 06/11/2012 9:10:09 PM PDT by Two Kids' Dad ((((( ABO - 2012 )))))
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To: Two Kids' Dad

I really doubt that National security is anywhere a top consideration for the 50+or- people on welfare or the majority of ticket holders to sporting events. Their concern is entertainment let alone all the self serving politicians.


48 posted on 06/11/2012 9:18:17 PM PDT by noinfringers2
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To: MindBender26
Obama’s close hometown crony, campaign finance chief and senior adviser Penny Pritzker was head of Superior Bank of Chicago, a subprime specialist that went bust in 2001, leaving more than 1,400 people stripped of their savings after bank officials falsified profit reports. Pritzker’s lawyer at O’Melveny and Myers, Tom Donilon, is now Obama’s deputy national security adviser.

I wonder if this has anything to do with the recent decision by the government to cancel the remaining 100's of millions the Pritzker family owed on their fine for this fraud.

49 posted on 06/11/2012 9:52:12 PM PDT by VanShuyten ("a shadow...draped nobly in the folds of a gorgeous eloquence.")
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To: unkus

“Shut up and get out isn’t enough. He needs to be tried.”

Agreed, but that will take a while, and Obama will try to “investigate” the leaks until after the election. Donilon needs to be forced out of office immediately, even if he is not the leaker. For Obama to have someone like this as NSA is a disgrace by itself.

Look for the left media to circle the wagons on this — by all rights, it should be a game-ender for Obama.


50 posted on 06/12/2012 6:34:27 AM PDT by Chewbarkah
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