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Florida pizza shop owner powerlifts Obama
Yahoo ^ | September 9, 2012 | Olivier Knox

Posted on 09/09/2012 5:36:16 PM PDT by EveningStar

Florida pizza shop owner Scott Van Duzer lifted President Barack Obama a solid foot off the ground in a bear hug during an unscripted stop at his Fort Pierce, Fla., store. Literally.

So what did the Secret Service think about Van Duzer — a registered Republican who says he'll vote for Obama in November — hoisting the president? "He said I was all right as long as I didn't take him away," Van Duzer told reporters...

"I don't vote party line, I vote who I feel comfortable with, and I do feel extremely comfortable with him," said Van Duzer, who also voted for Obama in 2008...

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TOPICS: News/Current Events; Politics/Elections; US: Florida
KEYWORDS: florida; obama; pizza; scottvanduzer
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It sounds like Mr. Scott Van Duzer is a political weather vane - not to mention gullible. Oh, well.

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1 posted on 09/09/2012 5:36:23 PM PDT by EveningStar
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To: EveningStar

The Love That Dare Not Speak Its Name


2 posted on 09/09/2012 5:39:45 PM PDT by Charles Henrickson (BO up high on the down low.)
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To: Charles Henrickson

And notice the Tebow UF jersey in the background.


3 posted on 09/09/2012 5:40:49 PM PDT by dfwgator (I'm voting for Ryan and that other guy.)
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To: Charles Henrickson

I am amazed secret service did not put him down.


4 posted on 09/09/2012 5:41:22 PM PDT by BurningOak (http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/2830849/reply?c=1)
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To: EveningStar

I dont buy for one second that he’s a Republican either. No way would ANY Republican vote for Obama


5 posted on 09/09/2012 5:41:41 PM PDT by Sarah Barracuda
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To: Sarah Barracuda

Lot of stupid Republicans out there.


6 posted on 09/09/2012 5:42:20 PM PDT by dfwgator (I'm voting for Ryan and that other guy.)
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To: EveningStar

Well, his record can’t hold him up, so he’s taking applications for stand-ins.


7 posted on 09/09/2012 5:42:40 PM PDT by arderkrag (An Unreconstructed Georgian, Forever in Rebellion.)
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To: EveningStar

Is Barry looking for a new body man?


8 posted on 09/09/2012 5:43:05 PM PDT by School of Rational Thought (Fun for women ages 21 through 35)
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To: EveningStar
"I do feel extremely comfortable with him," said Van Duzer

Kind of a queer thing to say: they just met.

9 posted on 09/09/2012 5:43:05 PM PDT by ClearCase_guy (ua)
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To: arderkrag

Pop him like the zit he is.


10 posted on 09/09/2012 5:43:38 PM PDT by bicyclerepair ( REPLACE D-W-S ! http://www.karenforcongress.com)
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To: Sarah Barracuda

Agreed! No way the doofus is a Republican.


11 posted on 09/09/2012 5:44:32 PM PDT by GOPsterinMA (The Glove don't fit, but it's better than a burqa.)
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To: EveningStar

http://www.wiscnews.com/wisconsindellsevents/sports/collection_3061fdce-f9ba-11e1-83c7-001a4bcf887a.html


12 posted on 09/09/2012 5:45:12 PM PDT by gorush (History repeats itself because human nature is static)
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To: EveningStar

Sounds to me like Van Duzer is an idiot.


13 posted on 09/09/2012 5:45:33 PM PDT by RightWingConspirator (Obamanation--the most corrupt regime since Robert Mugabe's Zimbabwe)
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To: Sarah Barracuda

I have a friend who is registered as a Republican but she is very liberal and is a pro-union, pro-Obama person. She is simply confused. She was never a republican.


14 posted on 09/09/2012 5:48:16 PM PDT by imskylark
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To: EveningStar

That was so set-up- the idea and optics being “small business owners” love Obama.
The current theme of the Obama campaign is “You’ll love me even more”.

In another state- his running mate was “giving lap” to a female biker.

Get the message?


15 posted on 09/09/2012 5:49:21 PM PDT by citizencon
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To: EveningStar

They (MSM, Obama campaign) are just trying to keep his name in the news as much as possible with trivial stuff. They don’t want voters to think about the important issues that really matter. Any publicity is good publicity, as the saying goes.


16 posted on 09/09/2012 5:49:40 PM PDT by Jyotishi (Seeking the truth, a fact at a time.)
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To: EveningStar

He’s a “Republican” who is going to vote straight ticket Democrat. Many intellectuals will say that they are Republican to prove their independence, but will consistently vote straight Democrat on all tickets.


17 posted on 09/09/2012 5:49:49 PM PDT by Thunder90 (Kick Obama out of the White House in 2012.)
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To: GOPsterinMA

Prolly registered as (R) so he could vote for Mitt in the primary.


18 posted on 09/09/2012 5:50:20 PM PDT by j_tull (Keep Congress Kennedy Free - Sean Bielat for Congress #MA4)
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To: EveningStar

The Ambiguously Gay Duo: Scott and Barry

Well I guess we know Barry is a bottom now.


19 posted on 09/09/2012 5:50:53 PM PDT by Smokeyblue
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To: EveningStar
Ft. Pierce is a city in and the county seat of St. Lucie County, Florida. I go through Ft. Pierce often for my work.

The place is just a small business in one of those open block malls that Florida is now famous for.

Democratic strong hold; kinda shows Obama as one connecting to average people which maybe his handlers are trying to build on his likability.

20 posted on 09/09/2012 5:52:26 PM PDT by Christie at the beach (I like Newt.)
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To: j_tull

Exactly!


21 posted on 09/09/2012 5:53:10 PM PDT by GOPsterinMA (The Glove don't fit, but it's better than a burqa.)
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To: EveningStar

Do you honestly believe, for even a second, that a registered Republican small business owner in Florida, would lovingly support Obama? Yeah right


22 posted on 09/09/2012 5:54:09 PM PDT by Bronco_Buster_FweetHyagh (I cling to guns and religion.)
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To: RightWingConspirator

And the respect our presidency commands is washed away.. Another Obama legacy. We need to vote this pansy ass fool out of office! Did they get a room afterwards? I mean, seriously.. Who lifts the president off the ground and thinks that’s appropriate? Check this guy’s mental state but first ask him what the price of his pizzas where in 2008 compared to now.


23 posted on 09/09/2012 5:54:53 PM PDT by GeorgeWashingtonsGhost
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To: EveningStar

How many cases have we seen where supposed Republicans endorse Zippy, then later we find out they have

a) only recently registered as Republicans after a long history of being Democrats
b) always voted Democrat
c) flat out lied

?


24 posted on 09/09/2012 5:56:46 PM PDT by generally (Don't be stupid. We have politicians for that.)
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To: EveningStar

But a motorcycle officer in the Obama motorcade is struck by a car and killed, and its not on the news.


25 posted on 09/09/2012 5:57:08 PM PDT by Eye of Unk (OPSEC)
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To: EveningStar

Very effective humanizing Obama, but the moment was scripted.


26 posted on 09/09/2012 5:57:49 PM PDT by Uncle Slayton
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To: Christie at the beach

Check the comments from the local people.

http://www.tcpalm.com/news/2012/sep/09/obamas-surprise-stop-at-fort-pierce-pizza-shop/#comments


27 posted on 09/09/2012 5:58:12 PM PDT by Capt_Hank (btu's...kcal's...to kJ's, but my activation energy is still high.)
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To: EveningStar

Oh look, it’s Lumbering John, who’s a few pounds shy of having a full meat loaf in between his slack jawed mandible.

He’s as fake as that henna tatoo on his right MMA wannabe leg.


28 posted on 09/09/2012 5:58:27 PM PDT by Vendome (Don't take life so seriously, you won't live through it anyway)
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To: EveningStar

29 posted on 09/09/2012 5:58:41 PM PDT by Roscoe Karns
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To: EveningStar

I call BS.

I say this was staged to get publicity.


30 posted on 09/09/2012 5:58:46 PM PDT by generally (Don't be stupid. We have politicians for that.)
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To: citizencon

Unscripted! LOL

How does the SS get entirely out of the photo. The second he touched BO he would have been put down “quickly”. As with libs, up =down. Remember BO wants small crowds and less donations???


31 posted on 09/09/2012 5:58:56 PM PDT by DrDude (OBAMA/BIDEN=DUMB & DUMBER 2012)
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To: EveningStar

Fags know what they know. And EVERYONE knows 0bama DOES NOT COMMAND THE RESPECT OF HIS OFFICE. What a joke. DISGUSTING!!!


32 posted on 09/09/2012 5:59:15 PM PDT by GeorgeWashingtonsGhost
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To: EveningStar

Eeeew. How long did it take to wash the slimey BS off?


33 posted on 09/09/2012 5:59:15 PM PDT by zagger
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To: EveningStar

idjit.

I spend plenty of time in mid Florida. Next time I’m near this moron’s pizza place, I’ll do my best to stop in and let him know why I’m NOT eating at his dump.


34 posted on 09/09/2012 6:00:02 PM PDT by SoFloFreeper
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To: ClearCase_guy

You spelled his name wrong it’s “Man Doeser”.


35 posted on 09/09/2012 6:00:50 PM PDT by Vendome (Don't take life so seriously, you won't live through it anyway)
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To: EveningStar; Joe Brower; seekthetruth

idjit.

I spend plenty of time in mid Florida. Next time I’m near this moron’s pizza place, I’ll do my best to stop in and let him know why I’m NOT eating at his dump.

NEW PLACE TO AVOID, FLORIDA FREEPERS! ANYONE ABLE TO TRACK DOWN THE NAME OF THIS “RESTAURANT” SO WE CAN AVOID IT?!


36 posted on 09/09/2012 6:01:00 PM PDT by SoFloFreeper
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To: Bronco_Buster_FweetHyagh

“”I don’t vote party line, I vote who I feel comfortable with, and I do feel extremely comfortable with him,” said Van Duzer, who also voted for Obama in 2008.”

So, he already voted for Obama...so how is he a Repub?


37 posted on 09/09/2012 6:01:00 PM PDT by ltc8k6
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To: Pride in the USA
It looks like this new picture, the second one, was shot after the first. If the pizza idiot had just leaned back a leeetle bit farther, he could have planted Obozo right on top of his head.


38 posted on 09/09/2012 6:01:06 PM PDT by lonevoice (Today I broke my personal record for most consecutive days lived)
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To: GeorgeWashingtonsGhost

I’ve realized over the past few days, how stupid of a country we’ve become, and the fact is, these people do respect Obama. I don’t know why, but he is a lot more popular than we want to admit.


39 posted on 09/09/2012 6:01:20 PM PDT by dfwgator (I'm voting for Ryan and that other guy.)
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To: BurningOak

I agree the SS would have put the guy down.

It was a total Media setup. MSM loves being spoon fed pablum by this puke and the average American are to stupid to get it.


40 posted on 09/09/2012 6:01:40 PM PDT by hadaclueonce (you are paying 12% more for fuel because of Ethanol. Smile big Corn Lobby,)
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To: EveningStar

I thought that was Reggie Love’s job.


41 posted on 09/09/2012 6:03:12 PM PDT by fso301
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To: lonevoice

Anybody recall the photo of Bill and Hillary dancing on the beach?


42 posted on 09/09/2012 6:05:16 PM PDT by madprof98
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To: Uncle Slayton
Very effective humanizing Obama, but the moment was scripted.

Exactly. Try and approach the President with anything looking like an aggressive move, and watch the amazing fireworks. A few martial-arts trained Secret Service would quickly seperate you from the President, and then about two more would Taze you, and three more would have MP5's trained on you: one on your right eyeball, one on your left, and one on your nose.

The biggest takeaway from this is, AFTER FOUR YEARS IN OFFICE OBAMA STILL NEEDS TO BE 'HUMANIZED' TO THE AMERICAN POPULACE.

Wow.

43 posted on 09/09/2012 6:06:07 PM PDT by Lazamataz (Communist Party = Democrats. Socialist Party = Republicans. WE NEED A CAPITALIST FREEDOM PARTY!)
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To: generally
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44 posted on 09/09/2012 6:06:58 PM PDT by CMailBag
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To: EveningStar

Any small business owner that would even consider voting for this fool is certifiable.


45 posted on 09/09/2012 6:09:06 PM PDT by headstamp 2 (What would Scooby do?)
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To: generally

I don’t know if it were staged or not.
My hubby and I were in a cafe coffee shop near Fincastle VA.
Out of the corner, here come in George H.W. Bush with his 2 Secret service guards. The owner was very proud that the president at that time came in unexpectedly. He was like a rock star. Some people will be polite since it’s a president; nothing more.


46 posted on 09/09/2012 6:09:24 PM PDT by Christie at the beach (I like Newt.)
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To: EveningStar

This is visual proof that Obama is light in his loafers.


47 posted on 09/09/2012 6:10:18 PM PDT by piasa (Attitude adjustments offered here free of charge)
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To: SoFloFreeper

FOUND SCOTT VAN DUZER’S BUSINESS:

http://www.bigapplepizza.com/index.html

A google search also reveals he has created a charity called the “van duzer” foundation that collects blood or something.

I s’pose he can collect blood from a bunch of Democrats from now on...there are other charities out there that can get blood and plasma from people who work for a living.

By the way, maybe we ought to visit this clown’s place and just dine and dash....after all, he didn’t build that business, and aren’t we all entitled to the fruits of his labor?

On second thought, screw it....I’ll avoid “Big Apple” pizza places big time. They’re all over Florida, and now I know not to eat at any of them.


48 posted on 09/09/2012 6:10:58 PM PDT by SoFloFreeper
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To: madprof98

I do recall that scene which was totally scripted.
I also recall the Clintons trip to church with Bible in hand.


49 posted on 09/09/2012 6:13:47 PM PDT by DrDude (OBAMA/BIDEN=DUMB & DUMBER 2012)
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To: Charles Henrickson

Should we keep him or TOSS him?
[into the gator infested canal]

50 posted on 09/09/2012 6:13:47 PM PDT by piasa (Attitude adjustments offered here free of charge)
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