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Obama commemorates 9/11 with appeal for tolerance
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Posted on 09/11/2010 11:19:29 AM PDT by NormsRevenge

WASHINGTON – President Barack Obama appealed to an unsettled nation Saturday to honor the memory of the Sept. 11 attacks by hewing to the values of diversity and tolerance. "We will not sacrifice the liberties we cherish or hunker down behind walls of suspicion and mistrust," the president declared.

Speaking at the Pentagon, where nine years ago a hijacked plane smashed into the west side of the building and killed 184 people, Obama conjured a solemn remembrance of that horrible day but also spoke strongly in defense of religious freedom.

"As Americans we are not — and never will be — at war with Islam," the president said. "It was not a religion that attacked us that September day — it was al-Qaida, a sorry band of men which perverts religion."

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To: FrankR

“I am tired of tolerance.”

Same here.

And I am equally tired of “diversity”, which is a leftist code word for destroying America by massive third-world immigration, including ragheads and other ner-do-wells.


101 posted on 09/11/2010 12:45:25 PM PDT by SharpRightTurn (White, black, and red all over--America's affirmative action, metrosexual president.)
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To: NormsRevenge

Its not as controlled an environment as he would like. What if he was booed? How would that reflect on his carefully maintained facade?


102 posted on 09/11/2010 12:49:56 PM PDT by wiggen (The teacher card. When the racism card just won't work.)
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To: Cyber Liberty

IMHO What we need in our White House is someone with the equipment that enables them to tell these butchers that there will be no mosqe there and if they dare to make trouble we’ll take out 10 for every one of ours.


103 posted on 09/11/2010 12:51:14 PM PDT by bog trotter
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To: SharpRightTurn
You are absolutely right...AMERICA is the epitome of "diversity". That's why it has ALWAYS been called the great MELTING POT.

No other nation on this planet - in history - has ever been as "diverse" as America. We have fought and DIED to protect the freedom to BE diverse and to worship as we please, and not these towel-heads are trying to guilt us in further acquiescence and capitulation, and I'm saying our back is against the wall, and it's time to push back. /rant
104 posted on 09/11/2010 12:59:46 PM PDT by FrankR (It doesn't matter what they call us, only what we answer to....)
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To: NormsRevenge

Was Chuckie Schumer around today?...haven’t seen him grabbing the spot light lately...


105 posted on 09/11/2010 1:01:41 PM PDT by ~Vor~ (A government which robs Peter to pay Paul can always depend on the support of Paul.)
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To: NormsRevenge

F U B O !!!!!


106 posted on 09/11/2010 1:10:18 PM PDT by Stayingawayfromthedarkside
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To: Stayingawayfromthedarkside

AND F ISLAM !!!!


107 posted on 09/11/2010 1:16:46 PM PDT by Stayingawayfromthedarkside
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To: Stayingawayfromthedarkside; All

Want to see your blood boil...just watched the burning of our beloved American flag burned at the UK Amican Embassy but Youtube has pulled the burning of the Koran!

This is whats coming your way American. One Bad Ass Mistake America....WAKE THE HELL UP!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


108 posted on 09/11/2010 1:26:30 PM PDT by jhw61
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To: NormsRevenge

Didn’t Obama blame Bush for the attacks at an earlier speech?


109 posted on 09/11/2010 1:38:14 PM PDT by Thunder90 (Fighting for truth and the American way... http://citizensfortruthandtheamericanway.blogspot.com/)
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To: jhw61

I am already at that point. I should go watch some football and calm down.


110 posted on 09/11/2010 1:42:25 PM PDT by Stayingawayfromthedarkside
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To: FrankR

right, they are not “immigrating” they are invading and our politicians, elites, etc are aiding and abetting it.


111 posted on 09/11/2010 1:49:25 PM PDT by 1000 silverlings (everything that deceives, also enchants: Plato)
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To: NormsRevenge

To Hell with Obama. He’s pushing me in the opposite direction of tolerance, with his constant whining and metrosexual attitude.


112 posted on 09/11/2010 1:51:50 PM PDT by Clock King (Ellisworth Toohey was right: My head's gonna explode.)
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To: NormsRevenge

I am feeling very intolerant today. Don’t push me.


113 posted on 09/11/2010 1:52:59 PM PDT by left that other site
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To: Stayingawayfromthedarkside
I hope you can my FRiend. I for one, will not stand down until “THIS” is really over. While I'm proud I'm raising a fine conservative young 11 year old....I fear for him as well. I can't see into the future...only God can and I somehow have to put one tiny Christian step in front of the other and go on but how I wish it doesn't have to be this way. The unknown is somehow magnified today and frightening!
114 posted on 09/11/2010 2:08:23 PM PDT by jhw61
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To: NormsRevenge

I watched 0’s speech on CNN. If you listen closely, you can hear crickets. Clearly.


115 posted on 09/11/2010 2:19:55 PM PDT by tpmintx (Liberalism=Envy + Governmental authority. (I'm green; are you?))
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To: NormsRevenge

FUBO!!!!!!

Sickening.


116 posted on 09/11/2010 2:23:13 PM PDT by gruffwolf
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To: NormsRevenge
 
Obama commemorates 9/11 with appeal for tolerance
 
Agitprop.
 
A lot like what the Soviets constantly slung at us via various front groups all during the Cold War. Always lectures, protests and street theater leveled at the West, but never a peep towards the Warsaw Pact. Now we have a POTUS actively engaged in the same sort of BS against the West, and on the behalf of another bunch nasties.
 
 

117 posted on 09/11/2010 2:24:01 PM PDT by lapsus calami (What's that stink? Code Pink ! ! And their buddy Murtha, too!)
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To: lapsus calami

I didn’t know Propaganda had a Cabinet position. He truly is beside himself supporting his agenda.


118 posted on 09/11/2010 2:27:24 PM PDT by NormsRevenge (Semper Fi ... Godspeed .. Monthly Donor Onboard .. Obama: Epic Fail or Bust!!!)
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To: RetiredArmy

“As Americans we are not — and never will be — at war with Islam,” the president said. “It was not a religion that attacked us that September day — it was al-Qaida, a sorry band of men which perverts religion.”


HE IS NOT SPEAKING FOR ME, I AM AT WAR WITH ISLAM!! Like you, my enemies put this muslim in power...


119 posted on 09/11/2010 2:43:59 PM PDT by bareford101 (Be loud! We have nothing – NOTHING - to apologize for in fighting for our Country!!)
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To: NormsRevenge

The White House said Obama began the day by privately observing a moment of silence at 8:46, the time when the first plane crashed into the World Trade Center.


yep, on his knees, bowing to the east with his muslim fanny high in the air!!


120 posted on 09/11/2010 2:44:41 PM PDT by bareford101 (Be loud! We have nothing – NOTHING - to apologize for in fighting for our Country!!)
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To: Cowboy Bob

How about hewing to American Values and the celebration of American Exceptionalism?


121 posted on 09/11/2010 3:03:13 PM PDT by caper gal 1 (November 2010 . . . America's last chance for survival.)
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To: NormsRevenge

Nope, sorry Obama, I doubt I’ll ever be able to tolerate you.


122 posted on 09/11/2010 3:06:09 PM PDT by upsdriver ((RINO: An acronym used by people who can't spell moderate or liberal.))
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To: upsdriver
Nope, sorry Obama, I doubt I’ll ever be able to tolerate you.

He needs to get back on his camel and have it swim back to wherever he came from. FUBO

123 posted on 09/11/2010 3:10:24 PM PDT by mplsconservative (I stand with Israel.)
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To: NormsRevenge

Since when was it a day of service? I thot it was a day of REMEMBERANCE....


124 posted on 09/11/2010 3:13:12 PM PDT by bushwon ("If you think healthcare is expensive now, wait till it is free"--PJ O'rourke)
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To: NormsRevenge
"I will stand with the Muslims should the political winds shift in an ugly direction." ~Barack Hussein Obama, Jr. The Audacity of Hope
125 posted on 09/11/2010 3:14:14 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (I don't need a newspaper to know the world's been shaved by a drunken barber.)
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To: NormsRevenge

Obama has more love for Islam than he does for his fellow Americans.


126 posted on 09/11/2010 3:27:29 PM PDT by windsorknot
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To: workerbee
lays a wreath in honor of those who died

By saying it this way, he equates the death of the Muslim terrorists with the victims they killed.

He did not say, "We honor the innocents who were so viciously murdered."

'all that were killed', implies the terrorists as well.

127 posted on 09/11/2010 3:43:10 PM PDT by 240B (he is doing everything he said he wouldn't and not doing what he said he would)
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To: SharpRightTurn
The term ‘diversity’ just means ‘not White’.

Ever hear of a ‘diversity’ job fair? Essentially this means no Whites allowed.

It is the equivalent of a Black KKK meeting.

128 posted on 09/11/2010 3:54:20 PM PDT by 240B (he is doing everything he said he wouldn't and not doing what he said he would)
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To: NormsRevenge
Last year, it was his Interfaith Day of Service.

-PJ

129 posted on 09/11/2010 3:57:45 PM PDT by Political Junkie Too ("Comprehensive" reform bills only end up as incomprehensible messes.)
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To: Vaquero
That photo pretty much sums it up, doesn't it?

You have four dems out in Iowa campaigning for President. Three of them know what to do when the national anthem is played. None of them are loved here—Gov. Richardson, now Sec. Clinton and Mrs. Ruth Harkin, wife of Sen. Tom Harken and one who did a lot of good prosecuting rapists (if she does that, I don't care who she votes for). As much as I disagree with them, I think that they are in their hearts Americans.

Out current President doesn't even know what to do with his hands, let alone his eyes. He's just standing there lost in space, probably thinking about how much arugula he could grow on that great Iowa farmland.

He just simply does not get it.

You may not like Joe Biden, but he has a son who served in the JAG corp in Afghanistan, and I think that Joe has real feeling for what happened at that place nine years ago, despite his political opinions. The White House handlers were smart in sending him instead of the Pres. The handlers probably understand just exactly what they are handling.

130 posted on 09/11/2010 4:11:59 PM PDT by oceanagirl
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To: oceanagirl
I have a photo for you of our great American, uh, uh, President. Take a look at this.

1. Feet on the desk of the President indicates extreme disrespect for the office. Since(theoretically) it is not 'his' desk, he should have more respect. It shows extreme arrogance, childishness, and a lack of seriousness about what he is doing. As many people have said, it shows he has no clue about what his station is or what he is supposed to represent. He is a child in a man's job.

2. In the Muslim culture, showing the bottom of your feet to someone is an extreme insult. In fact, over there, doing this could get you killed. So, basically, in his culture(Indonesia), he is literally flipping-off everyone in the room.

The Liberals should be so proud of their choice for "best-of-the-best'. I wouldn't hire this guy to work in my warehouse. Hey, but that's just me.

131 posted on 09/11/2010 4:31:11 PM PDT by 240B (he is doing everything he said he wouldn't and not doing what he said he would)
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To: BenLurkin

Exactly and it is especially insidious for him to use his liberal tools on such a solemn occasion.


132 posted on 09/11/2010 4:33:13 PM PDT by Boxsford (God Is.)
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To: 240B

Interesting photo.

I agree with many of your comments, but I’d to add that the President doesn’t seem to have a clue as to who he really is. Until he figures himself out, and I don’t consider his writings to have done the trick, he will always seem to be out there somewhere.

And his wife is certainly not helping matters any. She has no clue as to how she looks to ordinary people, and I don’t think that she has a clue as to who her husband really is.


133 posted on 09/11/2010 4:38:04 PM PDT by oceanagirl
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To: NormsRevenge
If i were president, my speech would say :

Islam is a dangerous and evil religion that has spread only sorrow in the world, it is contrary to what is healthy for civilization

The teachers of Islam fail to condemn the violence that its fellow radical islam perpetrates.

The trail of blood that follows Islam leads from the site at ground zero, past the innocent millions slaughtered in North Africa in the last decade right back to its evil center in Mecca,

For these reasons, and until its teachers denounce the unjustified violence, Islam deserves no respect, only marginal tolerance for its misguided followers who do what is right in spite of their religion.

134 posted on 09/11/2010 4:39:02 PM PDT by KTM rider ( ..........tell me this really isn't happening ! !)
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To: NormsRevenge

We must tolerate terrorism!


135 posted on 09/11/2010 4:45:21 PM PDT by dr_who
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To: Cowboy Bob
Unity holds a nation together, diversity tears it apart,

Tolerance is necessary to avoid friction, excess tolerance will result in catastrophic failure

136 posted on 09/11/2010 4:49:34 PM PDT by KTM rider ( ..........tell me this really isn't happening ! !)
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To: oceanagirl
He is confused. Remember when Kennedy and Soros approached him he said something along the lines of, “I do not yet have enough experience to be President.” He said that. Even he knew that he was not qualified. But, Kennedy, for whatever reason was determined to stop Hillary so they pushed it on him. In corporate political terms, it would be like going from an office manager to CEO all in one jump.

But when it happened, it, as they say, 'went to his head'. So he starts thinking, yea, I can do this. This is easy.

Remember, when they asked him what are we going to do for the midterm? We may lose in a landslide. His response was, “No we wont, now you have me!” He was out of his head with megalomania.

Now that the walls are crashing down on all sides, his “head is bloodied however his is bowed(Invictus)”.

And we see from his anorexic appearance, getting promoted beyond your experience and qualifications can cause enough stress and anxiety that they outweigh the perks of office.

137 posted on 09/11/2010 4:54:19 PM PDT by 240B (he is doing everything he said he wouldn't and not doing what he said he would)
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To: 240B
Obama has been groomed for the Presidency for some time. His mentor in the Illinois Senate gave him bills to get passed and get credit for when we lost the Senate. Lots of folks had worked on those bills forever, but Obama was to get the credit. There was a piece on this by a local Chicago weekly. No one from the MSM even mentioned it.

Remember Obama’s speech in 2002 at the Dem convention? How the h-e-double hockey sticks did some obscure state senator get the big speech job? Over on a dem site, someone who was a delegate said that Obama had a very well organized and very, very expensive “hospitality suite” ready at the convention hotel after his speech. Very, very, very professionally done, and very, very, very early. Of course, that post went nowhere.

Then there's the lack of any paper from his 7 years in the Illinois senate. He threw it all away. Why would anyone so ambitious have thrown away his legacy?

Also, there's the total wipe of anything the guy has written other than his books. No grades, either. HIs wife's senior paper has surfaced again. It's a tough slog.

Somebody wanted Obama in the White House, but I don't know if it was Kennedy or not.

138 posted on 09/11/2010 5:04:27 PM PDT by oceanagirl
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To: oceanagirl
What I heard was that Bill Clinton went to Kennedy and said, “Are you crazy? The guy is a second year senator! He should be bringing us coffee!”

The rumor is that this so infuriated Kennedy that he did the old, ‘I'll show you’ routine. That is when the Soros, Kennedy, ACORN, ‘Get Hillary’ campaign really kicked in. So as the story goes, it was never a pro-Obama issue. It was a stop Hillary issue.

Kennedy took it a a racial slur whereas Clinton meant it as a rank issue. Of course it was not yet public that Kennedy had brain cancer so, who knows? Maybe it is just a story.

139 posted on 09/11/2010 5:14:05 PM PDT by 240B (he is doing everything he said he wouldn't and not doing what he said he would)
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To: 240B

It sounds like Teddy just couldn’t tolerate imposters taking over Camelot.

The Clintons and Carters were just imposters to Teddy.

He really never did get over his brothers’ deaths, and who can really blame him. It was an awful lot for a family to take.

Unfortunately, Teddy was powerful enough to take out his personal demons on the public.


140 posted on 09/11/2010 5:26:56 PM PDT by oceanagirl
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To: oceanagirl
Yea, but with the brain cancer, which nobody knew about, he could have been just a little off. He could have been prone to excessive and unreasonable rage and thought processes.

Or, he may have known he was going to die and wanted to go out with some last Opus.

But, yea, word is there was bad blood between Bill and Ted and that one of the factors that put us in this ‘literally’ crazy situation.

By now, even Soros must be thinking he screwed up. I'm sure the last thing Soros had in mind was to crush the Democrat party by installing an imbecile. Kennedy, if he were here, would be working on some political scheme to get rid of Obama. Yep, they screwed up and it is getting worse for them every day.

If the story is true, Clinton was right.

141 posted on 09/11/2010 5:36:14 PM PDT by 240B (he is doing everything he said he wouldn't and not doing what he said he would)
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To: NormsRevenge

...”al-Qaida, a sorry band of men which perverts religion.”

Wow, so much for his so-called “tolerance...”

Dude, those words are “confrontational.”

Wouldn’t you say if this were George Shrub, those words would be quoted and re-quoted on the MSM just like his “Axis of Evil” comment was????


142 posted on 09/11/2010 5:52:47 PM PDT by AlanGreenSpam (Obama: The First 'American IDOL' President - sponsored by Chicago NeoCom Thugs)
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To: 240B

Don’t you just wish that that chair would just tip over backwards, dumping him into the floor?


143 posted on 09/11/2010 5:53:00 PM PDT by 1951Boomer
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To: 1951Boomer
Well, I have to say Boomer. This is one of the most vile, disgusting things I have ever seen in terms of disrespecting America.

From my point of view, what he is doing there is equivalent to spitting on an American flag.

It is like the ground zero mosque. He is gloating, "I won." It is not supposed to be about being victorious. It is supposed to be about serving America. Oh course, he does not see it that way.

144 posted on 09/11/2010 6:05:59 PM PDT by 240B (he is doing everything he said he wouldn't and not doing what he said he would)
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Never Forget!

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The "Tribute in Lights" illuminates the sky over lower Manhattan (L) and Jersey City, New Jersey (R) on the ninth anniversary of the attack on the World Trade Center as seen across the Hudson River from Hoboken, New Jersey, September 11, 2010. REUTERS/Gary Hershorn


145 posted on 09/11/2010 7:57:40 PM PDT by NormsRevenge (Semper Fi ... Godspeed .. Monthly Donor Onboard .. Obama: Epic Fail or Bust!!!)
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To: NormsRevenge
Obama commemorates 9/11 with appeal for tolerance

November 4th, 2008, America "acted stupidly"...

The "great divider" will be reviled in his own time.

146 posted on 09/11/2010 8:31:08 PM PDT by Caipirabob ( Communists... Socialists... Democrats...Traitors... Who can tell the difference?)
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To: NormsRevenge

The War against Islam started a long time ago Obama.

America can ignore a President wannabe that won’t fight for his country.

And we can vote out you mob of supporters as well.


147 posted on 09/11/2010 8:44:06 PM PDT by Eye of Unk ("In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth becomes a revolutionary act" G.Orwell)
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To: NormsRevenge

FUBO

Zero tolerance for those who seek to conquer our nation.


148 posted on 09/11/2010 9:00:31 PM PDT by takenoprisoner (Evils within America: Islam_Socialism_illegal immigration_Gangbangers_)
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To: NormsRevenge

I’m sick of tolerance.


149 posted on 09/11/2010 9:01:04 PM PDT by dfwgator
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To: NormsRevenge

“It was not a religion that attacked us that September day — it was al-Qaida, a sorry band of men which perverts religion.”

What a sorry POS for a POTUS, we are on to you, and we are on to that filthy perverted book written by a pervert. Taking a child bride, are you kidding me? You expect us to be tolerate of child molestation because some cave dweller known as mohammed said it was okay to molest children?

FUBO


150 posted on 09/11/2010 9:18:09 PM PDT by takenoprisoner (Evils within America: Islam_Socialism_illegal immigration_Gangbangers_)
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