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  • Caption Obama visiting Home Depot

    12/15/2009 12:44:19 PM PST · by Lucky9teen · 147 replies · 3,967+ views
    U.S. President Barack Obama visits a Northern Virginia Home Depot to discuss home improvements and energy savings in Alexandria, Virginia December 15, 2009.
  • Exclusive: White House aides insisted F-22 be removed from Obama speech venue

    12/03/2009 10:07:16 PM PST · by Jet Jaguar · 53 replies · 2,218+ views
    The Cable ^ | 12/02/2009
    When President Obama spoke to troops at Alaska's Elmendorf Air Force Base last month, the unit there parked a shiny new F-22 fighter plane in the hangar. But according to multiple sources, White House aides demanded the plane be changed to an older F-15 fighter because they didn't want Obama speaking in front of the F-22, a controversial program he fought hard to end. "White House aides actually made them remove the F-22-said they would not allow POTUS to be pictured with the F-22 in any way, shape, or form," one source close to the unit relayed. Stephen Lee, a...
  • Maybe This Wasn't Such A Great Cover Idea (Obama/T Woods Golf Digest Cover)

    12/02/2009 12:00:59 PM PST · by truthandlife · 80 replies · 4,367+ views
    Radar Online ^ | 12-02-09
    We’re sure the folks at Golf Digest thought they had a great cover when they put together the January, 2010 issue. After all getting the President and Tiger on the same cover of a golfing magazine is like a hole in one. But that was before the Tiger cheating scandals exploded nationally. Now the headline “10 Tips Obama Can Take From Tiger” is probably making editors at the mag cringe.
  • Caption these libtards staging a 'body pile up' to protest 'the poor state of US healthcare'

    11/30/2009 12:08:21 PM PST · by reaganrevolutionin2010 · 77 replies · 2,126+ views
    Daylife Photos ^ | Oct, 2009 | Staff
    "Members of the Health Access protest group stage a crime scene-like 'body pile-up' as part of their campaign against what they say is the poor state of US Healthcare in Los Angeles"
  • Obama Steps In It – Claims Troops A “Good Photo Op”

    11/19/2009 8:47:44 AM PST · by Biggirl · 33 replies · 2,038+ views ^ | November 19, 2009 | Stever McGough
    Does President Obama "uses" the military for photo-ops? President Obama will tell us his comments fit the mood of the crowd, but when I first heard Obama’s comments in South Korea stating hundreds of troops in uniform was a good photo op, my eyes rolled. Our American forces are not a political tool to be used by politicians in constant campaign mode as a photo op. Couldn’t he just thank the troops and say he was humbled by their work effort and thank them for coming out to greet him? Nope. From today’s Washington Times…
  • House Democratic bill ceremony closed to public

    10/29/2009 10:28:35 AM PDT · by MaestroLC · 21 replies · 1,727+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | October 29, 2009 | By Kara Rowland
    House Democrats blocked the public from attending the unveiling ceremony of their health-care bill Thursday morning, allowing only pre-approved visitors whose names appeared on lists to enter the event at the West side of the Capitol. The audience at the crowded press conference included Hill staffers, union workers, health care providers and students, according to House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, who thanked them for attending.
  • Obama visit to New Orleans stirs up strife

    10/14/2009 6:12:31 AM PDT · by rrstar96 · 65 replies · 2,716+ views ^ | October 14, 2009 | James Gill
    In Norway they may think that President Barack Obama has a great knack for peace, but around here his forte seems to be stirring up strife. New Orleans is mad because Obama's visit tomorrow will be little more than a whistlestop. The Mississippi Gulf Coast is mad because New Orleans gets all the attention, such as it is, while the lingering effects of Katrina over there are ignored. And from southwest Louisiana comes the cry, "What about Rita, Gustav and Ike? The president really needs to take a look at Cameron Parish." Obama is also being denounced for an apparent...
  • Obama marking 9/11 in Va. (No WTC visit planned)

    09/01/2009 11:36:59 AM PDT · by markomalley · 45 replies · 2,183+ views
    Politico ^ | 9/1/2009 | CAROL E. LEE
    President Barack Obama plans to observe the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks with a visit to the Pentagon ... ... White House press secretary Robert Gibbs told reporters Tuesday. But Obama has no plans to visit New York City on the eighth year since the World Trade Center was destroyed. "I believe he will go to the Pentagon that day, and go to the memorial there and speak after that," Gibbs said in his morning gaggle. "But we have not announced more details than that." Asked after the gaggle if the president has any plans to visit New...
  • Air Force used Twitter to track NY flyover fallout (Air Force One flyover)

    08/10/2009 12:27:17 PM PDT · by Prodigal Son · 8 replies · 642+ views
    AP via PhysOrg ^ | August 10, 2009 | RICHARD LARDNER
    The Air Force tracked online messaging service Twitter, video-sharing site YouTube and various blogs to assess the huge public backlash to the Air Force One flyover of the Statue of Liberty this spring, according to the documents. And while the attempts at damage control failed - "No positive spin is possible," one PowerPoint chart reads - the episode opens a window into the tactics for operating in a boundless digital news cycle. (snip) According to the Air Force One documents released through the Freedom of Information Act, a unit called the Combat Information Cell at Tyndall Air Force Base in...
  • Oops! President Obama confuses right, left

    06/16/2009 12:00:55 PM PDT · by pissant · 24 replies · 1,615+ views
    CNN ^ | 6/16/09 | staff
    President Obama is so busy these days dealing with pressing foreign policy issues like Iran and North Korea, that he can't seem to tell his right from his left. After holding a bilateral meeting in the Oval office with South Korean President Lee Myung-bak, the two leaders walked out to the Rose Garden podiums. That's when the left-right two-step happened. Mr. Obama took his place behind the right podium, leaving President Lee a bit confused. He smiled as Obama realized the mistake and switched to the left podium. That oops moment alone wouldn't have deserved a write-up, but for the...
  • Video: Barack Gets Rebuffed on Saudi Welcome Line (Embarassing indeed!)

    06/03/2009 8:17:14 PM PDT · by Justaham · 88 replies · 3,610+ views
    Today POTUS, or PrezBO as I like to call him, paid his first visit in the Middle East this week to Saudi Arabia. This video from a bit of him on the "Welcome Line" with King Abdullah CLEARLY shows that few there want to acknowledge him on that line. Watch in slow motion that Barack clearly extends his hands several times, yet nobody accepts his hand. He finally does get a response from the last ma More..n in this brief clip. I've recorded it in slow motion so you can clearly see that he gets no love from the first...
  • Caption Blunder Biden

    05/27/2009 9:18:35 AM PDT · by Lucky9teen · 43 replies · 1,390+ views
    Vice President Joe Biden speaks at a Middle Task Force Meeting at the Museum of Nature and Science in Denver on Tuesday, May 26, 2009. Vice President Joe Biden poses for a picture with patrons of the M&D Cafe in Denver on Tuesday, May 26, 2009
  • White House aide Louis Caldera loses job over Manhattan flyover fiasco involving Air Force One

    05/08/2009 1:18:28 PM PDT · by Joiseydude · 315 replies · 15,972+ views
    NY Daily News ^ | 5-8-09 | By Kenneth R. Bazinet
  • Caption Obama in honor of National Day Of Prayer

    05/06/2009 1:33:01 PM PDT · by Brainhose · 21 replies · 878+ views
    Lake Titicaca | Today | Brainhose
    The Messiah did not hold a prayer meeting at the White House this year.He says he "Prays Alone" all the while he "Preys Publicly" on our wallets and family life.
  • Obama to visit German concentration camp: reports

    05/06/2009 10:25:18 AM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 108 replies · 1,761+ views
    AFP ^ | May 6, 2009
    US President Barack Obama will visit the Buchenwald concentration camp in Germany on a trip to Europe in June, following in the wartime tracks of his great uncle, press reports said Wednesday. A spokesman for the German government said that Obama "is possibly planning a longer trip to Europe this summer with several different stops," but that Berlin had received no confirmation yet. The Bild and Thueringer Allgemeine Zeitung dailies reported that Obama would visit the eastern city of Dresden and Buchenwald.
  • Obama Administration Will Not Be Releasing 'Photo Op' Pictures

    05/05/2009 5:44:26 AM PDT · by penelopesire · 100 replies · 3,297+ views
    Fox and Friends | 5/5/2009 | Fox and Friends
    Just reported. No link yet. Fox and Friends saying that the photos of Air Force One terrorizing New Yorkers are not going to be released according to the Air Force. Can't find a report on it yet to link to.

    05/05/2009 6:52:04 AM PDT · by Kartographer · 118 replies · 5,256+ views
    New York Post ^ | 5/5/09 | JEREMY OLSHAN
    "So we're not gonna see the fruits of this cruel joke?" said Frank Antonelli, 39, one of the Wall Street traders spooked by last week's flyover.
  • Video: Scare Force One pics to remain classified

    05/05/2009 8:48:52 AM PDT · by Free America52 · 25 replies · 1,299+ views
    Hot Air ^ | 05/05/09 | Free America
    * 3-hour trip on Air Force One: $300,000 * Military jet escort: $30,000 * Pictures generated from panicking the largest American city: Classified. The White House has decided to keep the pictures from the Scare Force One classified, which given the circumstances, seems like an odd decision: Watch video at link.
  • MALKIN: So far, a festival of photo ops

    05/02/2009 3:45:27 AM PDT · by Scanian · 32 replies · 1,604+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | May 2, 2009 | Michelle Malkin
    Come on, who's surprised? The White House-engineered photo-op of low-flying Air Force aircraft that caused terror in New York City this week epitomizes the Age of Obama. What better way to mark 100 days in office than with an appalling exercise in pointless taxpayer-funded stagecraft? The superficiality, the unseriousness, the hubris, the obliviousness to post-Sept. 11 realities: They were trademarks of the Obama campaign, and they are the tattoos on his governance. He never leaves home without his teleprompter. All the Obama world's a stage. Or a world ready to be staged. So is it any wonder he would staff...
  • WH bans all future flyovers

    04/27/2009 8:25:03 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 90 replies · 2,963+ views ^ | April 27, 2009 | major garrett
    WH bans all future photo-shoot flyovers with AF1 backup plane WH official tells Fox these flights have been banned but would not confirm a Wall Street Journal report that a planned flyover on May 5-6 in Washington, with the US Capitol as a backdrop, had been scrubbed.