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Meet the First Obama Girlfriend
breitbart ^ | 5/2/12 | Ben Shapiro

Posted on 05/02/2012 12:18:02 PM PDT by Nachum

It only took nearly six years for the media to begin vetting President Obama’s past.

Today, Vanity Fair released an excerpt from a new biography of Barack Obama by David Maraniss. The excerpt discusses Barack Obama's first love affair, with a white Australian woman named Genevieve Cook. It's a telling examination of who Obama was as a young man -- and it shows a self-absorbed "internationalist" with delusions of grandeur.

Photo credit Vanity Fair.

The book itself sounds like an ode to Obama. Maraniss writes, “At age 20, Obama was a man of the world … He could not be of one place, rooted and provincial.” No, says Maraniss, this was a broadminded young man who “knew the ways of different cultures better than he knew himself.”

When he first moved to New York, he was in the midst of an affair with Alexandra McNear, a girl from Occidental. They exchanged a series of purple letters with one another – turgid missives from overfevered young minds. Here, for example, is tendentious Obama explaining poetry to his young girlfriend:

I haven’t read “The Waste Land” for a year, and I never did bother to check all the footnotes. But I will hazard these statements—Eliot contains the same ecstatic vision which runs from Münzer to Yeats. However, he retains a grounding in the social reality/order of his time. Facing what he perceives as a choice between ecstatic chaos and lifeless mechanistic order, he accedes to maintaining a separation of asexual purity and brutal sexual reality. And he wears a stoical face before this. Read his essay on Tradition and the Individual Talent, as well as Four Quartets,

(Excerpt) Read more at breitbart.com ...


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To: little jeremiah

You made a funny. It’s possible for zero and his cabal to hide information from ALL OF US but nothing would be hidden from zero...of course he knows.


401 posted on 05/05/2012 10:59:08 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: Fred Nerks
Wasn't Emma Peel another character on the Avengers? John Peel is also related to Valerie.
402 posted on 05/06/2012 2:26:58 AM PDT by Brown Deer (Pray for 0bama. Psalm 109:8)
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To: Nachum

403 posted on 05/06/2012 2:58:10 AM PDT by JoeProBono (A closed mouth gathers no feet - Mater tua caligas gerit ;-{)
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To: Brown Deer

sorry, can’t answer that, I have no idea...


404 posted on 05/06/2012 4:08:11 AM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: Nachum; Seizethecarp; Fred Nerks; null and void; Danae; GregNH; Brown Deer; edcoil; Polarik; BP2; ..
Maraniss may be trying to carry the water for the Obama line when he places young Barack at a Columbia gym doing his workouts in the early 1980s. The implication would be that he was indeed enrolled at the university during that time frame, whereas that fact remains doubtful, due primarily to the complete lack of corroboration from putative classmates and the lack of a transcript.

Maraniss definitely leans to the left, having worked for the WaPo and written a less than scathing biography of Bill Clinton. Therefore, it would be incumbent upon Ben Shapiro to carefully vet Maraniss' material when doing a piece like this.

There have been so many lies and distortions about Obama's background coming from the MSM that a conservative writer like Shapiro risks his own credibility by quoting Maraniss at length on this subject.

405 posted on 05/06/2012 6:07:31 AM PDT by justiceseeker93
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To: Fred Nerks

He would have been told, as he would have no memories of any actual parents. So many must know. That is one reason why they hold everyone in such scorn and contempt, they know the “secret”.


406 posted on 05/06/2012 6:31:41 AM PDT by little jeremiah
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To: Uncle Miltie
Obama’s head seems oddly positioned on the neck. Hm?....I wonder.

Is possible to duplicate two people standing exactly in the same stance with a head positioned in this odd manner? I bet not.

407 posted on 05/06/2012 6:43:34 AM PDT by wintertime (Reforming a government K-12 school is like reforming an abortion center.)
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To: netmilsmom
Good point about the light source.

So?.....What will be the commentary on this from Rush, Hannity, Levin, Beck...etc.? Hm?

Answer: Deafening silence from the so-called conservative media. ( The weenies!)

408 posted on 05/06/2012 6:46:45 AM PDT by wintertime (Reforming a government K-12 school is like reforming an abortion center.)
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To: justiceseeker93

Put simply, a person who hides everything about himself is definitely something.


409 posted on 05/06/2012 7:25:34 AM PDT by freekitty (Give me back my conservative vote; then find me a real conservative to vote for)
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To: wintertime

Did you see this? The head is simply too big

410 posted on 05/06/2012 2:17:47 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: Nachum
Diana Oughton
411 posted on 05/07/2012 10:00:11 PM PDT by Dajjal ("I'm not concerned about the very poor." -- severely conservative Mitt 'Etch-A-Sketch' Rmoney)
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To: Fred Nerks

When I see that photo , for some reason I always think of “low spark of high heeled boys”.


412 posted on 05/09/2012 10:49:15 AM PDT by Dick Vomer (democrats are like flies, whatever they don't eat they sh#t on.)
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To: PhilDragoo

I missed this post at the time but have a few thoughts about it. Photoshopping has created a lot of suspicion, people now question every photo that they don’t immediately ‘approve’ of.

Obama’s head does look large in the photo with the girl.
Obama’s head and body looked like a midget in the group that was watching Osama’s killing.

I have posted slideshows of Obama smoking weed in college and he seems to be wearing the same gold ring on his left hand that he still wears, and that was ‘before Michelle’!

I’m also suspicious of the photo on the couch. [I haven’t read through the thread to see other comments]. Why is Obama dressed for WINTER in a turtle-neck, long sleeved shirt and wearing WINTER boots with heavy black socks [or something] on his legs, while his companion is wearing a wide necked short sleeve SUMMERY looking shirt and tennis shoes with no socks at all?

I see no problem about the longevity of the leather jacket. When you pay a few hundred dollars for a good leather jacket, they can last for many years. I have several and one full length leather coat that I’ve had for probably 25 years, that is still in perfect condition.


413 posted on 05/09/2012 11:53:32 AM PDT by potlatch (~~And the truth IS what counts, RIGHT ? ~~)
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To: potlatch
That's his roommate. They shared the apartment.
414 posted on 05/09/2012 12:57:23 PM PDT by PhilDragoo (Hussein: Islamo-Commie from Kenya)
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To: PhilDragoo

[That’s his roommate. They shared the apartment.]

You know I know that Phil! Siddiqi, I believe his name was.
I am very familiar with this picture, even posted it with the ‘roomie’s’ ten fingered hand blown up large and Obama’s left arm seemingly resting on his own left leg.
That still doesn’t explain the winter-summer attire.

That particular picture could be more easily photoshopped than the one of Obama on the bench with his grandparents.


415 posted on 05/09/2012 1:11:32 PM PDT by potlatch (~~And the truth IS what counts, RIGHT ? ~~)
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To: potlatch; PhilDragoo

...he's been wearing that ring for a very long time, it's a dress-ring - an African 'elephant-hair-ring' in gold.

416 posted on 05/09/2012 2:50:07 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: Fred Nerks
Thanks Fred. Strange that he always wore that on his 'wedding finger'. Do you have any thoughts about the difference in winter/summer attire in the 'couch' photo? I haven't always kept up with these threads and miss a lot.


417 posted on 05/09/2012 3:13:47 PM PDT by potlatch (~~And the truth IS what counts, RIGHT ? ~~)
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To: potlatch; PhilDragoo
... Strange that he always wore that on his 'wedding finger'. Do you have any thoughts about the difference in winter/summer attire in the 'couch' photo?

Maybe that finger is a 'wedding finger' in the US, but he's not steeped in American customs, is he? I never understood why anyone would assume an african elephant-hair ring, even though it's in gold, could be mistaken for a wedding ring. It just isn't a wedding ring.

I have no solution to the difference in clothing, other than it suggests he's not long arrived at the apartment or is dressed for leaving, which suggests to me that he was NOT living with Siddiqi and was the visitor, not the resident.

There was always an obvious need to create the Central Park fake, they wanted to show us two things; that he was there at the time and that he still had a relationship with the Dunhams. I doubt both. If that's him sitting in Bow Bridge with the Plaza Hotel in the background, then one might think they have posed him to fit between the Dunhams.

And that raises another problem. The growth of the trees on the shoreline indicate that photograph was taken some several decades ago. But all would be explained IF the pose was recent.

Seat someone in the desired pose with the lake and the hotel in the background, IN FRONT OF A STUDIO BACKDROP, place that body between the Dunhams on the bench, then add his head from a previous image. Now release both images and it looks like he was in Central Park that day, had his photograph taken on the bridge and then with the Dunhams...

So there you go, and you don't know who was sitting on that couch with Siddiqi, and we don't know who it was standing next to Genevieve Cook...or sitting in Central Park. Furthermore we don't know if it was him standing in the Street in Nairobi either.

But it's always the same jacket...

418 posted on 05/09/2012 4:11:32 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: Fred Nerks

No, he doesn’t seem steeped in American customs, but we know his Grandmother Dunham raised him and he should have been familiar with wedding rings and the finger they are worn on. So many fingers and he chooses that one, lol.

As to the winter/summer clothes, I’ll remain puzzled about that. In winter or summer I wear winter or summer clothes inside too, just add a coat to go outside in winter and I live down south.

The coat did appear often, but as I said - a good leather coat lasts a long time.

Thanks for your info, I know you have been very knowledgeable about all of this over time.


419 posted on 05/09/2012 4:31:01 PM PDT by potlatch (~~And the truth IS what counts, RIGHT ? ~~)
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To: potlatch
The coat did appear often, but as I said - a good leather coat lasts a long time.

You missed something. The only reason it looks like the leather coat had a long life, is IF you believe zero was wearing it...right from the image with Siddiqi through to Nairobi, which we are told was either in 1985 or 1987, depending in who's telling the story.

The only constant is the jacket...goodness knows whose head was there. Who was it with Genevieve?

420 posted on 05/09/2012 4:57:22 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: potlatch

RELATED POST:

Obama? Just the Forgettable 1980s Boyfriend of a Landlord’s Tenant (College beard story falls apart)
NY Times ^ | 5/7/12 | JAMES BARRON

Posted on Wednesday, 9 May 2012 10:38:31 AM by jimbo123

As a recent college graduate holding down his first job in the 1980s, Barack Obama did not make much of an impression on someone who knew the ways of the world: His girlfriend’s landlord.

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/2881499/posts


421 posted on 05/09/2012 5:00:30 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: Fred Nerks
Fred Nerks wrote: “he's wearing the same jacket he wore during his first trip to Kenya, which they want us to believe was in 1987”

I'm not going to say whether the photo of Obama is real or not, but it is a leather jacket. They last a long time if they're taken care of properly.

I have a black leather motorcycle jacket I received as a gift in 1989. I have a brown leather dress jacket received as a gift in 2004. It wouldn't surprise me if someone has photos of me riding my motorcycle in 1989 with that jacket that would look virtually identical to photos taken today of me in that jacket. Same for the brown dress jacket. Both jackets have aged better than me over the last 23 years and would look almost the same in a 1989, 2004, or 2012 photo.

422 posted on 05/10/2012 6:12:40 AM PDT by darrellmaurina
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To: Yaelle; little jeremiah; Fred Nerks; bgill; potlatch
Not sure I agree on signs of wear which would be obvious in a photo.

As potlatch said, leather jackets can last a long time.

I own two quality leather jackets; one is a motorcycle jacket and the other is a dress jacket. Both were worn regularly for many years, the first beginning sometime between 1988 and 1989 (I was wrong in my last post; I think I got the motorcycle jacket in 1988 rather than early 1989) and the second beginning in 2004. I still have both jackets and both are in good condition, though living in the South I don't have reason to wear them as much as I did when I was in the North and needed heavy jackets with warm linings during winter months.

Close inspection would show signs of wear between 1989 and 2012, but I don't think a photo of me taken in 1989, 2004, and 2012 would show much difference unless it was a close-up photo.

However, it's not just leather jackets.

Leather is designed to last much better than most clothing. Granted, I do take care of my personal property better than a lot of people, but one of my suits was purchased more than two decades ago and it's one I still wear from time to time for formal occasions. It's been repaired several times in places — the suit coat lining, some reweaving of the fabric in the pants — but those are not places that would normally be seen in photographs unless I had the suit coat off and was carrying it in a way that exposed the lining, or somebody was shooting from a really strange camera angle at the pants. Because I take care of my clothes, there would be no way to notice most wear-and-tear on the suit even though it is now more than two decades old.

Photos of me appeared in a news magazine in the early 1990s wearing the same black suit that I wore at my wedding reception in the late 1990s and also wore to church a few weeks ago. I'd hate to have someone try to argue that the photos from the early 1990s were photoshopped when I know for a fact that the magazine and wedding photographer were still using film cameras, not digital, when the photos were taken. However, the original film probably no longer exists in either case.

Again, I'm not trying to defend Obama here, just saying we need better evidence to prove photoshopping. At most, this is an indicator of a need to look more closely for other problems.

423 posted on 05/10/2012 7:30:15 AM PDT by darrellmaurina
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To: Fred Nerks
The only constant is the jacket...goodness knows whose head was there. Who was it with Genevieve?

The enormous Hussein Head applied to the person posing with the woman linked to Ayers.

Bank Street College of Education:

Ayers: Masters 1984; PhD 1987

Gennevieve Cook: Masters (prior to marriage October 22, 1988)

And we are shocked, shocked that Hussein dances with seven veils on socio-sexual norms.

He has to be photoshopped into heterosexuality.

He was given a Hillary-Bill arrangement by Dohrn.

He was a twenty-year member of Wright's Down-Low Lounge.

With dire consequences for Young, Bland and Spenser.

"Touch him where you would he is false."

Holmes to Watson, Adventure of the Three Garridebs, The Case Book of Sherlock Holmes, 1927, 1955, 1964, nineteenth edition, page 122.


424 posted on 05/10/2012 12:35:43 PM PDT by PhilDragoo (Hussein: Islamo-Commie from Kenya)
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To: darrellmaurina; PhilDragoo

I cannot, for the very life of me, understand why the lenghthy discussion of the merits of a leather jacket, when the question really is, WHO WAS WEARING IT.
The same jacket appears on the couch with Siddiqi, it’s there between the Dunhams in Central Park, and in the street in Nairobi. Then we see it again with Genevieve.
If it wasn’t his head in the original image with Genevieve, how can anyone be certain it was HIS head in any of the others?
All we know is that it looks like the same jacket.


425 posted on 05/10/2012 2:30:47 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: Hot Tabasco; cpdiii
I must admire him as a very gifted with prose

The guy can't spell Syracuse and can't pronounce corpsman and we're supposed to believe he wrote that? LOL

426 posted on 05/10/2012 2:40:43 PM PDT by ladyjane
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To: PhilDragoo; Brown Deer

Tom Ayers was on the board of Bank Street college

http://www.pathlessland.net/weve-been-had/tag/thomas-ayers

The resume of Tom Ayers is a testament to his connections with the sociopolitical elites of Chicago. He became President of the giant utility, Commonwealth Edison, in 1964, and was Chairman and CEO from 1973 to 1980. He continued to exert influence over the utility until his death in 2007. He served on numerous corporate boards, including Sears, G.D. Searle, Zenith, Northwest Industries, General Dynamics, First National Bank of Chicago, the Chicago Cubs, and the Tribune Company. He was Chairman of several boards, including the Chicago Urban League, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Chicago Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Bank Street College of Education in New York, the Chicago Community Trust, and Northwestern University Board of Trustees.

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/2373561/posts

Barack Obama’s Visit to the Other Ayers House
KING HARVEST ^ | SEPTEMBER 25, 2009 | by STEPHEN DIAMOND

Posted on Thursday, 29 October 2009 10:54:26 PM by Jet Jaguar

Barack Obama visited the house of Tom and Mary Ayers, parents of former Weather Underground activist turned education professor Bill Ayers, in the mid-1980s to thank the Ayers’ for their support of his education, according to Allen Hulton, the letter carrier who delivered mail to the Ayers’ Glen Ellyn home at that time. Glen Ellyn is a suburb of Chicago, southwest of the city.

Hulton spoke to King Harvest at length about his experience. The statement by Hulton is the first eyewitness account of a possible relationship between Obama and Tom Ayers and the first that dates his relationship with the Ayers family to the mid-1980s...

SO THE POSTMAN WAS RIGHT.


427 posted on 05/10/2012 4:17:48 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: PhilDragoo; Brown Deer

WND EXCLUSIVE
Mailman discouraged from telling Obama story
Told family and friends: They ‘did not want to hear this’
Published: 03/25/2012

EXCERPT:

...He confirmed that he still has not been approached by any of the “big boys” – the networks or major talk radio interests, about his remembrance that Mary Ayers told him of helping with “foreign” student and then Obama’s statement, in a matter-of-fact way as if the issue already was decided, that he would be president.

It was Mary Ayers’ enthusiasm over the “foreign” student that impressed the incident on Hulton’s memory.

“She was kind of excited about and very enthusiastic about this man,” he told Gillars.

The second scenario that left him more or less speechless was Obama’s statement that he was going to be president.

It was Obama, Hulton recalled, who approached him and struck up a conversation on the sidewalk outside of the Ayers’ home.

“Barack Obama said he had been helped financially at school,” he said. Then, near the end of the conversation, Obama stated he was going to be president.

http://www.wnd.com/2012/03/mailman-discouraged-from-telling-obama-story/

VIDEO AT LINK


428 posted on 05/10/2012 4:44:19 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: Fred Nerks
A similar predestination as that expressed for Bill Clinton in the bunker with Oliver North as George H.W. Bush's counsel presided and Buddy Young guarded the door during the Mena-Contra operation 1983-4, as described in Compromised: Clinton, Bush and the CIA, SPI/Shapolsky, 1994, Terry Reed and John Cummings..
429 posted on 05/10/2012 11:01:01 PM PDT by PhilDragoo (Hussein: Islamo-Commie from Kenya)
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To: potlatch; PhilDragoo; Fred Nerks; thouworm
Obama’s head does look large in the photo with the girl.

Not only that, the position of his chin relative to his shoulders similarly proves the photo is a fake. There is no way that someone's chin can be that low relative to their shoulders, unless they're really sticking out their neck. But then the angle of the head would have to be different than in this pic. It looks like he doesn't even have a chin. When and where did this pic first turn up?

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Below: I assume the circles are there only to show how disproportionally large his head is in the "girlfriend" pic? But you can also see the position of the chin just isn't right (in the 'girlfriend' pic). Obvious fake.

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430 posted on 05/11/2012 4:35:11 AM PDT by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: ETL; thouworm; PhilDragoo
I'm thinking if...zero's head was photo-shopped onto the body of Reid for example, who appears to have a long and powerful neck, then zero's head would need to be somewhat larger than real life to fill the space that remained after Reid was decapitated...JUST A THOUGHT

SOURCE LINK

431 posted on 05/11/2012 2:06:33 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: Brown Deer; STARWISE; thouworm; PhilDragoo; little jeremiah

RELATED ARTICLE:

Exclusive: Obama Lived 1/2 Mile From Bill Ayers’ College, May Have Shared Apartment
May 11, 2012 By Kris Zane

SEE VIDEO

On May 2, Vanity Fair published a lengthy excerpt of David Maraniss’ forthcoming biography Barack Obama: The Story, in which details of Obama’s mysterious New York years were revealed, including places Obama lived and actual addresses, as well as some dates. It was also revealed that Obama’s squeeze at the time, Genevieve Cook, was attending a small college in 1984, Bank Street College of Education, specializing in producing teachers concerned with ‘social justice.’

The following day, The Ulsterman Report discovered that Bill Ayers had attended the same college around this same period, wondering if there was an Obama-Ayers connection that far back.

Obama Files, reading the Maraniss Vanity Fair excerpt carefully, discovered that not only did Bill Ayers attend college around the same period, but attended the college the exact same year, 1984.

But it doesn’t end there.

Maraniss reveals that Obama was living at this exact period of time at 622 West 114th Street, in New York, which is one-half mile from the college!

Maraniss states that Obama was living there as a border, but offers no details who he was living with. Could it have been Bill Ayers? Is this why Obama had such an extensive relationship with Ayers in Chicago later, serving on boards and foundations, funneling millions of dollars to radical groups?

Is this the real scandal of Obama’s Administration? Not that his administration is filled to the gills with radicals, but that he sought out and spent time with none other than domestic terrorist Bill Ayers in the early 1980s?

Will this be the scandal that will finally bring down the house of cards known as the ObamaNation? We shall have to wait and see.

Watch the video as we detail how Obama Files with some simple detective work came to the shocking conclusion that Obama spent at least a year within a half-mile of Bill Ayers, and may have shared an apartment with the man who admitted and bragged about being involved in the bombing of the Capitol and Pentagon in the early 1970s.

http://www.westernjournalism.com/exclusive-obama-lived-12-mile-from-bill-ayers-college-may-have-shared-apartment/


432 posted on 05/12/2012 10:16:38 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: ETL

forgot to ping you...

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/2879098/posts?page=432#432


433 posted on 05/12/2012 10:26:26 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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FOR THE RECORD:

THOMAS AYERS LINK

The resume of Tom Ayers is a testament to his connections with the sociopolitical elites of Chicago. He became President of the giant utility, Commonwealth Edison, in 1964, and was Chairman and CEO from 1973 to 1980. He continued to exert influence over the utility until his death in 2007. He served on numerous corporate boards, including Sears, G.D. Searle, Zenith, Northwest Industries, General Dynamics, First National Bank of Chicago, the Chicago Cubs, and the Tribune Company. He was Chairman of several boards, including the Chicago Urban League, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Chicago Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Bank Street College of Education in New York, the Chicago Community Trust, and Northwestern University Board of Trustees.

THE POSTMAN'S STORY FROM 2009 LINK

Barack Obama’s Visit to the Other Ayers House

KING HARVEST ^ | SEPTEMBER 25, 2009 | by STEPHEN DIAMOND

Posted on Thursday, 29 October 2009 10:54:26 PM by Jet Jaguar

Barack Obama visited the house of Tom and Mary Ayers, parents of former Weather Underground activist turned education professor Bill Ayers, in the mid-1980s to thank the Ayers’ for their support of his education, according to Allen Hulton, the letter carrier who delivered mail to the Ayers’ Glen Ellyn home at that time. Glen Ellyn is a suburb of Chicago, southwest of the city.

Hulton spoke to King Harvest at length about his experience. The statement by Hulton is the first eyewitness account of a possible relationship between Obama and Tom Ayers and the first that dates his relationship with the Ayers family to the mid-1980s...

SO THE POSTMAN WAS RIGHT.

434 posted on 05/12/2012 10:39:39 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: Fred Nerks
Watch the video as we detail how Obama Files with some simple detective work came to the shocking conclusion that Obama spent at least a year within a half-mile of Bill Ayers

I've been posting for 3 or 4 years now that Ayers and Obama went to college within blocks of each other during the same time period (Ayers at Bank Street College, Obama at Columbia College, a Grad school within Columbia University). It's been on my FReeper Home page for nearly as long. Interesting, though, that this supposed 'girlfriend' of Obama also went to Bank Street, and at the same time Ayers did. It would nice to put her on truth serum.

435 posted on 05/12/2012 11:46:57 PM PDT by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: Fred Nerks; Berlin_Freeper; Hotlanta Mike; Silentgypsy; repubmom; HANG THE EXPENSE; Nepeta; ...


Exclusive: Obama Lived 1/2 Mile From Bill Ayers’ College, May Have Shared Apartment

VIDEO: http://youtu.be/XFTT9CjBSLQ
436 posted on 05/13/2012 12:37:55 AM PDT by Brown Deer (Pray for 0bama. Psalm 109:8)
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To: ETL
I'm in total awe of the depth of your research and the content of your home page, it shouldn't be just sitting there, it should all be on the front pages of your 'newspapers' - but getting information out to the public is akin to the labour of Sysiphus:

And he no sooner reaches the top, the rock rolls down the hill again...

This combination of revealed facts however, is a neat, incriminating bundle...

1. Thomas Ayers on the Board of the Banks Street school.

2. William Ayers attends Banks Street shortly after coming out of hiding.

3. Genevieve Cook, we are asked to believe, had a relationship with zero while she was attending Banks Street at the same time as William Ayers.

4. Hulton, the postman, identified zero as the visitor to the Ayres home in the early 80's, where zero told Hulton he had gone, to thank Mr & Mrs Thomas Ayers for their help with his education.

I left out Mrs Ayers gushing to Mr Hulton how she and Tom were delighted with the foreign student they were sponsoring...but as a member of the Board, isn't it possible that Tom Ayers would also arrange for zero to attended Bank Street? And isn't that the VERY LAST thing they would want known?

I went to school with William Ayers wouldn't look so good...

437 posted on 05/13/2012 12:40:44 AM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: Fred Nerks
So you're suggesting perhaps Obama went to Bank Street, not Occidental, due to the Ayers' connections, and for just that reason it must not be known.

Just as Malcolm Little aka Malcolm X being his father must not be known.

And as he's not heterosexual, a girlfriend must be written in by Bill Ayers, and photoshopped into the photographic record.

438 posted on 05/13/2012 2:21:11 AM PDT by PhilDragoo (Hussein: Islamo-Commie from Kenya)
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To: Brown Deer; Fred Nerks

Thanks. Read the article and watched the vid.

Forwarded.


439 posted on 05/13/2012 2:32:04 AM PDT by Flotsam_Jetsome (If not you, who? If not now, when?)
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To: PhilDragoo
Mindreader. And even Bill needs a hero:


440 posted on 05/13/2012 4:00:13 AM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: Graewoulf
I am speculating that Obama belonged to a Marxist sleeper cell in his childhood. That would account for Obama’s arrogant hatred of America, and ALL of his policy decisions.

From AsiaTimesOnline
Feb 26, 2008

"Barack Obama received at least some instruction in the Islamic faith of his father and went with him to the mosque, but the importance of this experience is vastly overstated by conservative commentators who seek to portray Obama as a Muslim of sorts. Radical anti-Americanism, rather than Islam, was the reigning faith in the Dunham household. ...

Barack Obama is a clever fellow who imbibed hatred of America with his mother's milk, but worked his way up the elite ladder of education and career. He shares the resentment of Muslims against the encroachment of American culture, although not their religion. He has the empathetic skill set of an anthropologist who lives with his subjects, learns their language, and elicits their hopes and fears while remaining at emotional distance. That is, he is the political equivalent of a sociopath. The difference is that he is practicing not on a primitive tribe but on the population of the United States.

There is nothing mysterious about Obama's methods. "A demagogue tries to sound as stupid as his audience so that they will think they are as clever as he is," wrote Karl Krauss. Americans are the world's biggest suckers, and laugh at this weakness in their popular culture. Listening to Obama speak, Sinclair Lewis' cynical tent-revivalist Elmer Gantry comes to mind, or, even better, Tyrone Power's portrayal of a carnival mentalist in the 1947 film noire Nightmare Alley. The latter is available for instant viewing at Netflix, and highly recommended as an antidote to having felt uplifted by an Obama speech. ..."

Article: Obama's women reveal his secret
http://www.atimes.com/atimes/Front_Page/JB26Aa01.html

441 posted on 05/13/2012 4:46:29 AM PDT by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: PhilDragoo; potlatch; Fred Nerks; thouworm; Nachum
So you're suggesting perhaps Obama went to Bank Street, not Occidental, due to the Ayers' connections...

I don't see any reason to think that. Their going to school a mere few blocks away (Ayers at Bank Street: ?-84 and Obama at Columbia College, on the campus of Columbia University: 81-83), during the same precise time period, leaves them plenty of opportunity to have met and 'mingled'. Anyway, former Marxist John Drew pins Obama down as having attended Occidental: 1980.

Obama Espoused Radical [Communist] Views in College
Steve Malzberg - WOR News Talk Radio 710 ^ | February 12, 2010 | Ronald Kessler

Dr. John C. Drew, a grant writing consultant in Laguna Niguel, Calif., tells Newsmax he met Obama in 1980 when Obama was a sophomore at Occidental College in Los Angeles. Drew had just graduated from Occidental and was attending graduate school at Cornell University.

During Christmas break, Drew says he was at Grauman-Boss’ home in Palo Alto when Obama came over with Mohammed Hasan Chandoo, his roommate from Pakistan.

“Barack [Obama] and Hasan showed up at the house in a BMW, and then we went to a restaurant together,” Drew says. “We had a nice meal, and then we came back to the house and smoked cigarettes and drank and argued politics.”

For the next several hours, they discussed Marxism.

He [Obama] was arguing a straightforward Marxist-Leninist class-struggle point of view, which anticipated that there would be a revolution of the working class, led by revolutionaries, who would overthrow the capitalist system and institute a new socialist government that would redistribute the wealth,” says Drew, who says he himself was then a Marxist.

The idea was basically that wealthy people were exploiting others,” Drew says. “That this was the secret of their wealth, that they weren’t paying others enough for their work, and they were using and taking advantage of other people. He was convinced that a revolution would take place, and it would be a good thing.”

Drew concluded that Obama thought of himself as “part of an intelligent, radical vanguard that was leading the way towards this revolution and towards this new society.” ..."

Referring to Obama’s quote from “Dreams of My Father” that he associated with Marxist professors, Drew says, “What he’s not saying is that he was in 100 percent total agreement with those Marxist professors. When you understand that, Obama’s later associations and policies make more sense, including why he was taken in by Rev. Wright’s ideology.”
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Ayers at Bank Street while Obama at Columbia College:

Bill Ayers' education:
1987 - Ed.D, Columbia University, Curriculum & Instruction
1987 - M.Ed, Teachers College, Columbia University, Early Childhood Education
1984 [he completed degree in '84] - M.Ed, Bank Street College, Early Childhood Education
1968 - B.A., University of Michigan, American Studies
http://education.uic.edu/directory/faculty_info.cfm?netid=bayers
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Bank Street College
Where We Are and How to Get Here:

Bank Street College is located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan at 610 West 112th Street, between Broadway and Riverside Drive.

Bank Street College is located in a bustling family and university neighborhood four blocks from Columbia University
http://www.bankstreet.edu/aboutbsc/visiting.html
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From the Columbia University website...

"Obama attended Columbia College from 1981 to 1983"
Source:
http://news.columbia.edu/home/1260
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"Columbia College is the oldest undergraduate college at Columbia University, situated on the university's main campus of Morningside Heights in the Borough of Manhattan in the City of New York."

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Columbia_College,_Columbia_University
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About the College: Columbia College
http://www.college.columbia.edu/about
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Why Won’t Obama Talk About Columbia?
The years he won’t discuss may explain the Ayers tie he keeps lying about:
http://article.nationalreview.com/?q=NjY4YzdhMDBkZGQ3ZmU2MTUzYjdkMzc5ZjUzYmViZWM=

442 posted on 05/13/2012 5:05:55 AM PDT by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: Graewoulf
I am speculating that Obama belonged to a Marxist sleeper cell in his childhood. That would account for Obama’s arrogant hatred of America, and ALL of his policy decisions.

Barack Obama's Marxist Mentor [Frank Marshall Davis]
By Trevor Loudon, NewZeal.Blogspot.com, March 29, 2007
http://newzeal.blogspot.com/2007/03/barack-obamas-marxist-mentor.html

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Barack Obama, from Dreams from My Father, Three Rivers Press, New York, Revised Edition, 2004, ISBN 1-4000-8277-3, p. 76-7:
"But by the time I met Frank [Frank Marshall Davis] he must have been pushing eighty, with a big, dewlapped face and an ill-kempt gray Afro that made him look like an old, shaggy-maned lion. He would read us his poetry whenever we stopped by his house, sharing whiskey with Gramps out of an emptied jelly jar."

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Frank Marshall Davis

From Accuracy In Media | AIM.ORG

Obama’s Red Mentor Praised Red Army
AIM Report | By Cliff Kincaid | April 30, 2008

Barack Obama’s childhood mentor, Frank Marshall Davis, a member of the Moscow-controlled Communist Party USA (CPUSA), wrote a poem dedicated to the Soviet Red Army. “Smash on, victory-eating Red Army,” he declared. He also wrote poems attacking traditional Christianity and the work of Christian missionaries.

The “Red Army” poem goes beyond hoping for the communists to beat the Nazis in World War II and hails the Soviet revolution. It says:

Show the marveling multitudes
Americans, British, all your allied brothers
How strong you are
How great you are
How your young tree of new unity
Planted twenty-five years ago
Bears today the golden fruit of victory!

http://www.aim.org/aim-report/obamas-red-mentor-praised-red-army/

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Obama’s Communist Mentor
AIM Column | By Cliff Kincaid | February 18, 2008

excerpt...

"through Frank Marshall Davis, Obama had an admitted relationship with someone who was publicly identified as a member of the Communist Party USA (CPUSA). The record shows that Obama was in Hawaii from 1971-1979, where, at some point in time, he developed a close relationship, almost like a son, with Davis, listening to his 'poetry' and getting advice on his career path. But Obama, in his book, Dreams From My Father, refers to him repeatedly as just 'Frank.'

The reason is apparent: Davis was a known communist who belonged to a party subservient to the Soviet Union. In fact, the 1951 report of the Commission on Subversive Activities to the Legislature of the Territory of Hawaii identified him as a CPUSA member. What's more, anti-communist congressional committees, including the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC), accused Davis of involvement in several communist-front organizations."

Frank Chapman, a CPUSA supporter, has written a letter to the party newspaper hailing the Illinois senator's victory in the Iowa caucuses:

"Obama’s victory was more than a progressive move; it was a dialectical leap ushering in a qualitatively new era of struggle. Marx once compared revolutionary struggle with the work of the mole, who sometimes burrows so far beneath the ground that he leaves no trace of his movement on the surface. This is the old revolutionary 'mole,' not only showing his traces on the surface but also breaking through."
-People's Weekly World (PWW), official newspaper of the Communist Party, USA
http://www.pww.org/article/articleview/12302/1/405
(Note: article has since been pulled from the Communist Party USA/Peoples Weekly World/PWW website)

AIM article: Obama’s Communist Mentor
http://www.aim.org/aim-column/obamas-communist-mentor/

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Barack Obama, Frank Marshall Davis, Vernon Jarrett - One Degree of Seperation
New Zeal blog ^ | Oct 17, 2008 | Trevor Loudon
"Why did Barack Obama move to Chicago? Why did he choose a city famous for its corruption and distrust of outsiders as a launching pad for his political career? Did Obama's boyhood mentor, life long communist Frank Marshall Davis influence that choice?"
http://newzeal.blogspot.com/2008/10/obama-file-38-barack-obama-frank.html

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From the Traditional Values Coalition, March 13, 2008:

"At some point in the 1970s when Barack was attending school in Hawaii, he became acquainted with Frank Marshall Davis, a member of the Communist Party, USA. Davis had moved to Hawaii in 1948 from Chicago where he had been involved in Marxist-related activities.

In Hawaii, he became a mentor to Barack Obama, the man who seeks the Presidency of the United States.

Kathryn Waddell Takara, Ph.D., a Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies at the University of Hawaii, has written at least two lengthy analysis of Frank M. Davis’s political activities both in Hawaii and while he was living in Chicago. Takara created the first Black Studies department at the U of H in 1971 and is an associate of such notable leftists as Angela Davis and Stokely Carmichael.

Takara’s paper, 'Frank Marshall Davis: Black Labor Activist and Outsider Journalist: Social Movements In Hawaii,' describes Davis’ radical activities in Hawaii as both a writer and labor organizer.

How this committed Communist became a mentor to Barack Obama remains a mystery, but it is likely that his mother was somehow involved in far left activities in Hawaii and met Davis through her left-wing network on the University of Hawaii campus. Perhaps an enterprising reporter could ask Senator Obama how he met Davis and what sort of influence he may have had on him. Likewise, one can only speculate on the influence his rebellious, left-wing mother had on his political beliefs and aspirations.

Presidential Candidate Barack Obama’s Mother Profiled By 'Chicago Tribune' In 2007:
http://www.traditionalvalues.org/print.php?sid=3282

443 posted on 05/13/2012 5:11:47 AM PDT by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: Fred Nerks
forgot to ping you...

Thanks for the ping. There is a lot of interesting stuff on this thread I wasn't aware of.

444 posted on 05/13/2012 5:28:55 AM PDT by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: PhilDragoo; Fred Nerks
...perhaps Obama went to Bank Street, not Occidental...

You meant "not Columbia", correct?
445 posted on 05/13/2012 6:27:43 AM PDT by Brown Deer (Pray for 0bama. Psalm 109:8)
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To: ETL; LucyT
“How this committed Communist became a mentor to Barack Obama remains a mystery, but it is likely that his mother was somehow involved in far left activities in Hawaii and met Davis through her left-wing network on the University of Hawaii campus.”

I believe Gramps is the FM Davis connection to Barry. IIRC:

1. Per Dreams, FM Davis and Gramps (Stanley Armour Dunham) were drinking buddies and Gramps used to take little Barry to the sleazy bars where they hung out. (Yes, Dreams was likely written by Ayers...). FMD was a notorious Commie and Gramps, who has a huge redacted FBI file would be implicated as at least a big-time fellow traveler.

2. Per BHO Sr. dock departure photo, Gramps and BHO Sr. were on friendly terms (despite alleged impregnation). Photo may have been altered in places, but not BHO Sr. or Gramps, IMO.

3. Per HI newspaper story about BHO Sr. addressing a CPUSA backed union anti-war rally BHO Sr. was wired into FM Davis’ Commie cell in HI, so the link to Barry's dad and FMD is strong.

4. Dunham family history has Madelyn working in Boeing Wichita aircraft plant that was a major KGB target...followed by a move to Seattle area where there are Boeing plants and nuke boomer subs are based...followed by move to HI were FMD was busy gathering intelligence from Naval personal for the KGB and infiltrating the new HI state gov’t.

446 posted on 05/13/2012 8:32:56 AM PDT by Seizethecarp
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To: Fred Nerks

The photo (top row, 2nd item) seems familiar.


447 posted on 05/13/2012 1:04:52 PM PDT by PhilDragoo (Hussein: Islamo-Commie from Kenya)
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To: Brown Deer; ETL

I don’t know what I mean...I haven’t kept track of all the schools he supposedly attended for which there really is no record, only heresay. It just seems a natural question to consider; if Mr & Mrs Ayers needed to be thanked for the help they gave zero for his education, and Thomas Ayers was on the Board of the Bank Street institution, which his own son was attending, then would it not be natural for Tom Ayers to avail himself of his connection to enter zero as a foreign student in THAT particular school?
And if he did do what would be natural imo, that’s the LAST thing we would hear or read about...it certainly wouldn’t appear in ‘Dreams’ !

If Ayers wrote ‘Dreams’ he’s not going to write ‘zero and I were at Banks street together...’

ETL, as always your thorough research shines like a beacon.


448 posted on 05/13/2012 3:20:17 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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449 posted on 05/13/2012 6:11:17 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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To: PhilDragoo

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/news/2879098/posts?page=448#448

forgot to ping...

Correction, I wrote:

“If Ayers wrote ‘Dreams’ he’s not going to write ‘zero and I were at Banks street together...’”

Of course I meant, “if Ayers wrote ‘Dreams’ he’s not going to write ‘I went to school with William Ayres’ - one forgets Ayers is putting HIS words into zero’s mouth.


450 posted on 05/13/2012 6:23:27 PM PDT by Fred Nerks (fair dinkum!)
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