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John McCain jokes about President Obama eating his sonís dog
yahoo ^ | 4/19/12 | Eric Pfeiffer

Posted on 04/19/2012 1:25:37 PM PDT by ColdOne

John McCain took a swipe at President Obama on Twitter Thursday afternoon, referencing a story about Obama eating dog meat as a child.

McCain posted a picture from November 2010 of his son Jimmy's bulldog, Apollo, on Twitter, with the following quip:

"Good pic of my son Jimmy's bulldog, Apollo - I'm sorry Mr. President, he's not on the menu!"

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TOPICS: Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: barkobama; dogate; dogmeat; obama
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To: thepatriot1
Naahhh, I think this issue is still going strong. Obama can't help himself. once he gets a taste of something....


21 posted on 04/19/2012 2:32:54 PM PDT by sjmjax (Politicans are like bananas - they start out green, turn yellow, then rot.)
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To: thepatriot1
I think the GOP is overplaying its hand a bit on this one. He ate dog - everyone knows it now. No ground to be gained. Just leave it there.

Every one knows he ate larrysinclair and did crack cocaine but do they care?

22 posted on 04/19/2012 2:34:42 PM PDT by USS Alaska (Nuke the terrorists savages.)
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To: ColdOne

I’ll have the Fettuccine al Fido...


23 posted on 04/19/2012 2:38:04 PM PDT by Archytekt
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To: thepatriot1

Respectfully disagree. The story is not about Obama eating dog, but rather about the media and the fact that we are only just discussing this now in 2012 after he has been POTUS for three years. News media has discussed Romney’s dog-on-roof story since at least 2007. It resurfaced again in Jan 2012 when Axelrod tweeted about it. Since that time, the story has circulated in print, broadcast, and social media...It was brought up again this week by Diane Sawyer.

Jim Treacher at DailyCaller this week unearthed the nugget that Obama wrote about eating dog in “Dreams From My Father,” written in 1995. That nugget was hiding in plain sight but never discussed in the media. Why not? If not during 2008 campaign, why not when the Obama family acquired Bo, the family dog.

Liberal media, that’s why. That’s the real story here, and that’s the direction toward which the convo on our end ought to turn.


24 posted on 04/19/2012 2:57:03 PM PDT by missycocopuffs
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To: Dansong
Better answer—”I don't think Americans will respond positively to religious bigotry”.
25 posted on 04/19/2012 3:01:23 PM PDT by Hugin ("Most time a man'll tell you his bad intentions if you listen and let yourself hear"--Open Range)
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To: thepatriot1
I think the GOP is overplaying its hand a bit on this one. He ate dog - everyone knows it now. No ground to be gained. Just leave it there.

It's all just a part of the political propaganda game.

The left is furiously at work trying to come up with some way to spin the mentioning of Obama's eating of dog meat as racist.

Until they manage to come up with something that sways their focus group, this is a good response for the Romney camp to use to rebut the BS "kennel on the roof" attack.

26 posted on 04/19/2012 3:03:28 PM PDT by Washi (Surviving the Zombie Apocalypse, one head-shot at a time.)
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To: thepatriot1
I think the GOP is overplaying its hand a bit on this one. He ate dog - everyone knows it now. No ground to be gained. Just leave it there.

Right. Because Dems would let this go after a day if Palin ate dog meat. Our side always has to be Mr Nice Guy and get rolled.
27 posted on 04/19/2012 3:04:59 PM PDT by nhwingut (Sarah Palin 12... No One Else (Maybe Tim Thomas))
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To: bigbob

LOL... that’s a good one.


28 posted on 04/19/2012 3:15:16 PM PDT by paudio (no tagline for now...)
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To: Jack Burton007

I’m with you. This is the Great White Whale we have all been waiting for. This dog eating thing is going to stick. It’s simple and makes the point that others have tried on other issues, that Obama is not the mainstream. This is better than 10 birth certificates and 5 Rev Wrights. People get this without fear of being called a racist. Even he’s own people have to cringe on this one.


29 posted on 04/19/2012 4:25:26 PM PDT by gusty
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To: USS Alaska

Remember Michael Vick. Vick could have gunned down 6 people and not got the reaction he got for killing dogs. That’s why this one is going to stick. Better yet, the information comes from his own mouth. He can’t use the Daryl Strawberry “ I was misquoted in my autobiography” excuse.


30 posted on 04/19/2012 4:30:52 PM PDT by gusty
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