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UNITED STATES PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA BOWS TO JAPANESE ROBOT
Breitbart Big Peace ^ | April24 | CHARLIE SPIERING

Posted on 04/24/2014 6:15:53 AM PDT by Hojczyk

TOKYO (AP) — The voice was slightly halting, childlike. "Welcome to Miraikan, Mr. President, it is a pleasure to meet you."

President Barack Obama bowed, looking delighted.

His greeter, after all, was a 55-inch-tall, give or take, humanoid robot with the look of a diminutive Star Wars storm trooper.

"It's nice to meet you, too," Obama said, pausing to watch the robot, named ASIMO, perform during a tour of the National Museum of Emerging Science and Innovation.

During his visit to Tokyo, President Obama had a chance to meet ASIMO, a Japanese humanoid robot. ASIMO, an acronym for Advanced Step in Innovative Mobility, exchanged bows with the president before demonstrating that it could kick a soccer ball. "How about that, that was pretty impressive," Obama marveled after the demonstration. Later, during a meeting with students Obama mentioned his meeting with ASIMO. “We saw some truly amazing robots -- although I have to say the robots were a little scary,” he said. “They were too lifelike. They were amaz

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Foreign Affairs; Government; Japan
KEYWORDS: obama; robot

1 posted on 04/24/2014 6:15:53 AM PDT by Hojczyk
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To: Hojczyk

Well, Obama is a socialist robot, so birds of a feather...


2 posted on 04/24/2014 6:17:07 AM PDT by ronnyquest (I spent 20 years in the Army fighting the enemies of liberty only to see marxism elected at home.)
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To: Hojczyk

One mindless robot communicating with ANOTHER MINDLESS ROBOT!!


3 posted on 04/24/2014 6:17:27 AM PDT by SMARTY ("When you blame others, you give up your power to change." Robert Anthony)
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4 posted on 04/24/2014 6:17:30 AM PDT by Hojczyk
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To: Hojczyk

Why not? The robot would make a better POTUS.


5 posted on 04/24/2014 6:19:14 AM PDT by Vigilanteman (Obama: Fake black man. Fake Messiah. Fake American. How many fakes can you fit in one Zer0?)
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To: Vigilanteman

bttt


6 posted on 04/24/2014 6:20:25 AM PDT by ConservativeMan55 (In America, we don't do pin pricks. But sometimes we elect them.)
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To: Hojczyk
Too bad it wasn't this robot.


7 posted on 04/24/2014 6:20:47 AM PDT by UCANSEE2 (Lost my tagline on Flight MH370. Sorry for the inconvenience.)
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I realize he was just light-heartedly clowning around, but stop it. Be an adult for 15 minutes a year minimum.


8 posted on 04/24/2014 6:24:08 AM PDT by USCG SimTech (Honored to serve since '71)
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To: Hojczyk
ASIMO for President:

He can kick a ball.

He can read a teleprompter.

He was 'born' in a foreign country.


9 posted on 04/24/2014 6:24:33 AM PDT by UCANSEE2 (Lost my tagline on Flight MH370. Sorry for the inconvenience.)
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To: neverdem; narses; SunkenCiv; Nachum; MHGinTN; secret garden; xsmommy; SoothingDave; Vigilanteman

Hell, his teleprompter DOES make a better president.

(On the other hand, we only “think” that it is Valarie Jarrett who is programming his teleprompter. Can’t be Putin. Obama’s administration is making too many mistakes for it to be run by anything connected with the KGB.)


10 posted on 04/24/2014 6:24:59 AM PDT by Robert A. Cook, PE (I can only donate monthly, but socialists' ABBCNNBCBS continue to lie every day!)
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To: Hojczyk


11 posted on 04/24/2014 6:25:38 AM PDT by Iron Munro (Malaysia Flight MH370 Black Box signals reported in Bermuda Triangle)
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To: Hojczyk

It’s Japan. Bowing is the custom. Now, as long as the robot bowed deeper than Obama, no biggie.


12 posted on 04/24/2014 6:25:53 AM PDT by Bloody Sam Roberts (Truth sounds like hate...to those who hate truth.)
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To: Hojczyk

Tyrant: "I bow to you who have more documentation than I do."

13 posted on 04/24/2014 6:26:24 AM PDT by Diogenesis
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To: Hojczyk

Depends on his bow. A normal bow is a sign of respect and peace. However, Obama’s recent bows have mostly all been the submissive kind (bowing too low). He’s either an idiot, has the worst PR team in the history of American Presidents, or both.

I’m guessing it’s both.


14 posted on 04/24/2014 6:27:40 AM PDT by Marko413
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To: Hojczyk

“I, for one, welcome our new robot overlords”


15 posted on 04/24/2014 6:27:45 AM PDT by Zeppo ("Happy Pony is on - and I'm NOT missing Happy Pony")
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To: Hojczyk

Speaking of robots:

Guy goes into a bar, there’s a robot bartender. The robot says, “What will you have?” The guy says, “Martini.” The robot brings back the best martini ever and says to the man, “What’s your IQ?” The guy says,”168”. The robot then proceeds to talk about physics, space exploration and medical technology.

The guy leaves, but he is curious, so he goes back into the bar. The robot bartender says, “What will you have?” The guy says, “Martini”. Again, the robot makes a great martini, gives it to the man and says, “What’s your IQ?” The guy says, “100.” The robot then starts to talk about Nascar, Budweiser and John Deere tractors.

The guy leaves, but finds it very interesting, so he thinks he will try it one more time. He goes back into the bar. The robot says, “What will you have?” The guy says, “Martini”, and the robot brings him another great martini. The robot then says, “What’s your IQ?” The guy says, “Uh, about 50.” The robot leans in real close and says, “So, you people still happy you voted for Obama?”


16 posted on 04/24/2014 6:28:30 AM PDT by dfwgator
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Too bad the robot didn't shout "banzai" , employ a dagger and go amok on the Imposter.

Ah, so sorry, techical difficulty.

17 posted on 04/24/2014 6:32:04 AM PDT by csvset
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To: Hojczyk


18 posted on 04/24/2014 6:33:10 AM PDT by Iron Munro (Malaysia Flight MH370 Black Box signals reported in Bermuda Triangle)
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To: Hojczyk
awesomo photo: awesomo awesomo.jpg
19 posted on 04/24/2014 6:33:13 AM PDT by Snickering Hound
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To: Iron Munro

OUCH!


20 posted on 04/24/2014 6:33:52 AM PDT by dfwgator
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To: USCG SimTech
I realize he was just light-heartedly clowning around, but stop it. Be an adult for 15 minutes a year minimum.

I realize 0 deserves our respect as president but there is a spirit of respect where he should respect his country also.

21 posted on 04/24/2014 6:34:29 AM PDT by mountainlion (Live well for those that did not make it back.)
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To: Bloody Sam Roberts

The President can go with customs, so can we. But it is our custom not to have our leader bow to anyone.


22 posted on 04/24/2014 6:35:26 AM PDT by stanne
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To: Hojczyk
Obama is 'afraid' of the robot. No one else seems to be.


23 posted on 04/24/2014 6:38:37 AM PDT by UCANSEE2 (Lost my tagline on Flight MH370. Sorry for the inconvenience.)
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To: mountainlion
“0 deserves our respect as president”
O deserves no respect as president or anything else. No one deserves respect, to get respect you must earn it. He can't even spell respect...
Mar 6, 2014 - Obama misspelled “respect” while lauding the “Queen of Soul” ..
24 posted on 04/24/2014 6:43:25 AM PDT by toomanylaws
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To: Bloody Sam Roberts; Hojczyk
It’s Japan. Bowing is the custom.

But 'bowing' is done as a sign of respect, to OTHER HUMANS. Not to cows or robots.

I have been looking at photos of ASIMO and no one else ever bows to him.

Actually, I don't think obama is 'bowing' to ASIMO. It's just that he had to lean 'down' due to a difference in size. Similar to this.


25 posted on 04/24/2014 6:45:20 AM PDT by UCANSEE2 (Lost my tagline on Flight MH370. Sorry for the inconvenience.)
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To: Robert A. Cook, PE

well, for once little barry bastard boy bows to his betters.


26 posted on 04/24/2014 6:49:18 AM PDT by MHGinTN
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To: Hojczyk

I imagine he’s spent a significant portion of his life bent over.


27 posted on 04/24/2014 6:53:06 AM PDT by servo1969
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you guys don’t realize that it’s ingrained in his upbringing to bow to everyone. just as it is to walk with his hands behind his back while talking to someone.

this is typical for anyone that grew up in a muslim country

he’s not American. at least by his customs and habits.

hell, I’d have a tough time calling him a man. a male, probably. a man? very tough call


28 posted on 04/24/2014 6:58:10 AM PDT by sten (fighting tyranny never goes out of style)
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29 posted on 04/24/2014 7:03:19 AM PDT by RedMDer (May we always be happy and may our enemies always know it. - Sarah Palin, 10-18-2010)
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To: Hojczyk

Obama would bow to a Japanese toilet.


30 posted on 04/24/2014 7:03:52 AM PDT by IronJack
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To: Hojczyk; SevenofNine

31 posted on 04/24/2014 7:55:58 AM PDT by SandRat (Duty - Honor - Country! What else needs said?)
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To: Hojczyk

the only people he won’t bow to is the American people

(and he owes us a big one)


32 posted on 04/24/2014 8:19:20 AM PDT by silverleaf (Age takes a toll: Please have exact change)
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To: SandRat

This remind me that old movie Johnny Sokko and flying Robot remember that series came out in 1970s LOL!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=POsk1y68avo


33 posted on 04/24/2014 8:21:13 AM PDT by SevenofNine (We are Freepers, all your media bases belong to us ,resistance is futile)
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To: Hojczyk

'A Miraikan' robot AMABO bows to counterpart ASIMO during Japanese visit.

34 posted on 04/24/2014 8:47:15 AM PDT by mikrofon (Domo Arigato, fellow Roboto...)
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35 posted on 04/24/2014 2:55:36 PM PDT by Chode (Stand UP and Be Counted, or line up and be numbered - *DTOM* -vvv- NO Pity for the LAZY - 86-44)
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To: Hojczyk
ナニ??
36 posted on 04/24/2014 10:13:15 PM PDT by Olog-hai
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To: Hojczyk

37 posted on 04/25/2014 8:24:58 AM PDT by AngelesCrestHighway
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