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[The Idiot Speaks] McCain: Obama Smartest Man in the Room
brietbart ^ | 3/4/14 | w bigelow

Posted on 03/04/2014 8:35:05 AM PST by bestintxas

Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), always currying favor with the press, made sure when he criticized Barack Obama he also ladled praise on him, calling Obama the smartest man in the room when recalling the series of dinners last year between Obama and GOP senators. Speaking with Time magazine, McCain said:

I thought when he had a couple of dinners with Republican senators, we really had a good environment there. Because he is a very, very articulate and attractive guy in a setting with eight or nine senators and him. Because he was smarter than the rest of us. But I don’t see that now. I don’t see any of that.

McCain also said, “There are some things that he could find that we could do on a bipartisan basis, and that may not be his top agenda items, but he’s got to do more outreach.”

Those dinners were termed a success at the time by press secretary Jay Carney, who said the White House was encouraged and what “seemed to be sincere interest in avoiding constant crisis, sincere interest expressed by the participants in the dinner.” He added that Obama said one of the meals was “very constructive and very pleasant.”

But after Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) met with Carney last week, and following Obama’s recent pronouncements of his intention to use executive actions to bypass Congress, Carney said it was “a press misconception that the success or failure of legislation in Congress depends on the relationship between a president and a Speaker or a president and a leader in Congress.”

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Rush actually had it right: When Obama walks into a room, he is instantly the least knowledgeable person in the meeting.
1 posted on 03/04/2014 8:35:05 AM PST by bestintxas
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To: bestintxas

Empty Room


2 posted on 03/04/2014 8:36:23 AM PST by molson209 (Hillary Clinton)
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To: molson209

I’d still rate the lead paint as having a higher IQ.


3 posted on 03/04/2014 8:37:33 AM PST by El Cid (Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ, and thou shalt be saved, and thy house...)
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To: bestintxas
Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.), always currying favor with the press, made sure when he criticized Barack Obama he also ladled praise on him, calling Obama the smartest man in the room when recalling the series of dinners last year between Obama and GOP senators.

Given the actions [or rather lack thereof] on the part of [most of] the GOP senators, I'm not going to disagree.

4 posted on 03/04/2014 8:37:46 AM PST by OneWingedShark (Q: Why am I here? A: To do Justly, to love mercy, and to walk humbly with my God.)
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To: bestintxas

speaks highly of the senate


5 posted on 03/04/2014 8:38:39 AM PST by morphing libertarian
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To: bestintxas

“Politicians are like diapers and need to be changed frequently...for the same reason.”


6 posted on 03/04/2014 8:39:26 AM PST by GBA (Here in the Matrix, life is but a dream.)
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To: bestintxas
McCain has confused arrogance with intelligence.

McCain is confused.

7 posted on 03/04/2014 8:39:27 AM PST by skeeter
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To: molson209

And empty suit!


8 posted on 03/04/2014 8:39:31 AM PST by RightWingConspirator (Obamanation--the most corrupt regime since Robert Mugabe's Zimbabwe)
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To: bestintxas

easy to believe and add the weekend reports he didn’t even attend the briefings on the Ukraine.

What was he doing playing video games? Working on his March Madness picks?


9 posted on 03/04/2014 8:39:52 AM PST by morphing libertarian
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To: skeeter

Probably the result of being knocked on the head too many times while he was at the Hanoi Hilton.


10 posted on 03/04/2014 8:40:39 AM PST by RightWingConspirator (Obamanation--the most corrupt regime since Robert Mugabe's Zimbabwe)
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To: bestintxas

McCain must have been alone with Obama when he came to that conclusion.


11 posted on 03/04/2014 8:41:01 AM PST by RC one (Militarized law enforcement is just a nice way of saying martial law enforcement.)
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To: bestintxas; hoosiermama; caww; crosslink

How’s that for a show of strength!?

http://live.reuters.com/event/world_news

“I come here today at the instruction of President Obama to make it absolutely clear that the United States of America would prefer to see this de-escalate.” - Secretary of State Kerry, in Kiev


12 posted on 03/04/2014 8:42:01 AM PST by maggief
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To: bestintxas

In a room with 8 or 9 Republican Senators? He could very well be the smartest person in the room, but then so could my dog.


13 posted on 03/04/2014 8:42:48 AM PST by Yogafist
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To: maggief

the red line is now a pale pink


14 posted on 03/04/2014 8:43:37 AM PST by morphing libertarian
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To: morphing libertarian

“the red line is now a pale pink”

They don’t call it blush for nothin’.


15 posted on 03/04/2014 8:45:10 AM PST by maggief
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To: bestintxas

If it’s only McCain, Biden and 0 in a room, I’d have to concede that 0 is probably going to be the smartest one in the room


16 posted on 03/04/2014 8:46:17 AM PST by from occupied ga (Your government is your most dangerous enemy)
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To: maggief

De-escalate??

Maybe because 0 and F’n Kerry are emasculated?


17 posted on 03/04/2014 8:46:36 AM PST by Jane Long (While Marxists continue the fundamental transformation of the USA, progressive RINOs assist!)
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To: bestintxas

Here is the technical definition of intelligence:

those who have an IQ between 0 and 25 are idiots; IQs between 26 and 50 are considered imbeciles; and those who have an IQ between 51 and 70 are considered morons

well.. since John McCain is certainly an idiot, he might be correct in stating that Obama was the smartest man in the room, since Obama is only an imbecile.


18 posted on 03/04/2014 8:47:42 AM PST by TexasFreeper2009 (Obama lied .. the economy died.)
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To: maggief

ah


19 posted on 03/04/2014 8:47:44 AM PST by morphing libertarian
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To: bestintxas

I’ve had meatloaf with a higher IQ than all of the people in that room, combined.


20 posted on 03/04/2014 8:48:04 AM PST by carriage_hill (Peace is that brief glorious moment in history, when everybody stands around reloading.)
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To: bestintxas
"...Smartest Man in the Room..."

Wrong on both counts.

21 posted on 03/04/2014 8:48:56 AM PST by SparkyBass
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To: molson209
Empty Room

Nope. McCain's in it, too.

22 posted on 03/04/2014 8:50:32 AM PST by Paine in the Neck (Socialism consumes EVERYTHING)
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To: bestintxas

McCain equates “outreach” with intelligence.


23 posted on 03/04/2014 8:50:34 AM PST by mom.mom
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To: skeeter
McCain is confused.

McCain is senile.

24 posted on 03/04/2014 8:51:24 AM PST by bkopto (Free men are not equal. Equal men are not free.)
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To: from occupied ga
A room full of idiots.
25 posted on 03/04/2014 8:51:40 AM PST by peeps36 (I'm Not A Racist, I Hate Douchebags of All Colors)
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To: SparkyBass

BOOM!

good one!


26 posted on 03/04/2014 8:52:01 AM PST by TexasFreeper2009 (Obama lied .. the economy died.)
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To: bestintxas
...calling Obama the smartest man in the room....

Smart is as smart does. Stupid is as stupid does.

27 posted on 03/04/2014 8:52:43 AM PST by bkopto (Free men are not equal. Equal men are not free.)
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To: bestintxas

If there was any more doubt that the RINOS never want to be in power again, this is just one more thing to add to the list.


28 posted on 03/04/2014 8:54:11 AM PST by erod
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To: bestintxas

Did someone let McCain out of the activity room again?


29 posted on 03/04/2014 8:55:24 AM PST by Army Air Corps (Four Fried Chickens and a Coke)
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To: bestintxas

It’s the last refuge for the obamalovers - when they start trotting out how allegedly smart he is - you know they got nuthin’.


30 posted on 03/04/2014 8:57:24 AM PST by 2 Kool 2 Be 4-Gotten
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To: erod; onyx

If there was any more doubt that the RINOS never want to be in power again, this is just one more thing to add to the list.”

NO, there IS no doubt. This whole debacle screams of “I told you so” by Sarah and Romney. And what does the GOP do? NOTHING?????????????

I’m so disgusted with the GOP. How about all of you?

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31 posted on 03/04/2014 8:59:43 AM PST by WaterWeWaitinFor (Would Winston Churchill stand still for all this nonsense? Cruz our new Churchill?)
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To: bestintxas

Rush actually had it right: When Obama walks into a room, he is instantly the least knowledgeable person in the meeting.”

Rush is always right... don’t doubt ElRushbo!


32 posted on 03/04/2014 9:01:02 AM PST by WaterWeWaitinFor (Would Winston Churchill stand still for all this nonsense? Cruz our new Churchill?)
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To: bestintxas
Rush actually had it right: When Obama walks into a room, he is instantly the least knowledgeable person in the meeting.

Rush is right except Zip never goes to meetings, but even alone in a room he's the least qualified. Even a soda vender in the basement could run rings around him.

33 posted on 03/04/2014 9:03:26 AM PST by BerryDingle (I know how to deal with communists, I still wear their scars on my back from Hollywood-Ronald Reagan)
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To: bkopto

McCain can’t be that stupid. He learned to fly jet planes.......oh, never mind.


34 posted on 03/04/2014 9:03:45 AM PST by beelzepug (if any alphabets are watchin', I'll be coming home right after the meetin')
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To: maggief

That’ll show ‘em, Kerry


35 posted on 03/04/2014 9:03:57 AM PST by Mr. K (If you like your constitution, you can keep it...Period.)
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To: bestintxas

It must have been just Obama and McCain.


36 posted on 03/04/2014 9:09:07 AM PST by Mr Ramsbotham (Laws against sodomy are honored in the breech.)
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To: morphing libertarian
What was he doing playing video games? Working on his March Madness picks?

His Daycare worker is still showing him flashcards on how to spell and pronounce "Syracuse" everyday.

37 posted on 03/04/2014 9:09:27 AM PST by BerryDingle (I know how to deal with communists, I still wear their scars on my back from Hollywood-Ronald Reagan)
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To: skeeter

Dementia


38 posted on 03/04/2014 9:12:00 AM PST by Osage Orange (I have strong feelings about gun control. If there's a gun around, I want to be controlling it.)
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To: maggief

Did he come directly from Vietnam? Goofus not Gallant


39 posted on 03/04/2014 9:12:53 AM PST by hoosiermama (Obama: "Born in Kenya" Lying now or then or now)
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40 posted on 03/04/2014 9:13:36 AM PST by onyx (Please Support Free Republic - Donate Monthly! If you want on Sarah Palin's Ping List, Let Me know!)
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To: SparkyBass

LOL - post of the day!


41 posted on 03/04/2014 9:13:37 AM PST by newfreep
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To: bestintxas

It’s the power of projection: people NEED figureheads, so they project their own wishes for greatness onto a proxy. Such proxies are the smartest, brightest, bestest in the bunch!

Hillary was trumped as one of the top lawyers in America, but Camille Paglia asked “Where is her great legal work?” Obama, similarly, is touted as being a “Constitutional scholar”. Where are his scholarly works, then?

Obama does have gifts, no doubt. So have all the other villains of history. They use them to please Self.


42 posted on 03/04/2014 9:15:01 AM PST by avenir (I'm pessimistic about man, but I'm optimistic about GOD!)
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To: bestintxas
dinners last year between Obama and GOP senators

Tells me more about the GOP senators than Obama.
8 or 9 senators + Obama: If the total IQ in the room was converted to temperature I'd guess they could barely boil water.
43 posted on 03/04/2014 9:16:03 AM PST by LostPassword
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To: bestintxas

obama will never be the smartest man in any room. Why? Because he is not a man. In my opinion. To others he is a god, an idol, a messiah, a savior. As far as I am concerned, there is no word, in any language in the history of the world that is derogatory enough, is vulgar enough, is demeaning enough to describe him.


44 posted on 03/04/2014 9:19:17 AM PST by sport
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To: LostPassword
If the total IQ in the room was converted to temperature I'd guess they could barely boil water.

... in a vacuum.

45 posted on 03/04/2014 9:19:49 AM PST by Pan_Yan (Who told you that you were naked? Genesis 3:11)
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To: Army Air Corps

I hereonto dub he: Mc CANE!


46 posted on 03/04/2014 9:26:00 AM PST by hoosiermama (Obama: "Born in Kenya" Lying now or then or now)
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To: bestintxas

“Because he is a very, very articulate and attractive guy in a setting with eight or nine senators and him. Because he was smarter than the rest of us.”

This is how Repubs undermine themselves and their whole agenda. Even if it were true you should never say it. RATS never miss a chance to call Repubs stupid, McLame is helping them reinforce their message.

“But I don’t see that now. I don’t see any of that.”
This statement is meaningless and has no political impact.


47 posted on 03/04/2014 9:34:06 AM PST by Brooklyn Attitude (Things are only going to get worse.)
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To: hoosiermama

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48 posted on 03/04/2014 9:34:32 AM PST by maggief
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To: skeeter

McCain and intelligence don’t belong in the same sentence. He is the poster child for not electing someone just because they are a veteran.


49 posted on 03/04/2014 9:37:18 AM PST by freedomfiter2 (Brutal acts of commission and yawning acts of omission both strengthen the hand of the devil.)
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To: bestintxas

McCain....what a maroon.


50 posted on 03/04/2014 9:39:07 AM PST by SoFloFreeper
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