President Obama loves to insert himself in other people’s biographies. He also loves to honor people, most recently Neil Armstrong and Vice President Biden, with pictures of himself. All. About. Him. His laser-like focus never wavers from his own image. And the narcissism continues: To honor the 57th anniversary of the day Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on the bus, President Obama paid homage with a picture of himself.
Comments: You have to see the picture! He actually posed for this.
Just remember more than 50 percent of the population voted for this guy so why should we be outraged? They voted for the narcissist in chief and they should look forward to seeing him on TV all the time now freely inserting himself in everybody´s everyday life.
Comments are worth a read. I like the one that says this is the bus Obama has been throwing everyone under. In the pic he looks as though he´s looking at his reflection. I cannot believe that anyone on his staff, in his administration, suggested this photo op. It comes from either himself or The Mooche.
This POTUS has no shame. None. I am embarrassed for him and his pathetic attempts to make himself look serious. He´s playing at being president, and not even doing that well. How very, very sad and small.
Gee with not even a rich dark chocolate coloring on his brow and he implies equal status with a brave lady. Well i guess he is claiming a slavery victim background via his wife and daughters. #7 that spot on his head is a scar.
Something bothered me about having seen this photo before. A bit of checking on Google Images found that it was taken at a campaign stop back in April of this year. Now, I certainly join everyone here at Lucianne.com in detesting what Obama stands for but this is a rather unfair criticism.
Obama would make a terrific dictator for some third-world type country. He fits the profile perfectly. Haiti would be a good place. He could declare himself president for life and the Haitians would love it. His "reign of terror" would not be missed in the U.S. nor would his Mussolini like poses.
Watch for the O´s next stunt: the White House Christmas card will have a photo of him in a manger, surrounded by wise men, shepherds and farm animals---maybe also Stanley and BHO senior. Or Frank or Malcolm.
Unfortunately over half of the voters in the USA today don´t have the intelligence to detect any sort of a problem with Barack Obama posing and sitting on the Rosa Parks bus. They are told over and over again that Obama is doing the best that he can against US institutional racism and that is good enough for them.
Just ran this article by some Lib friends. They are OUTRAGED at Fox(and me) for suggesting this pose was just wrong and not really an Honor to Rosa Parks. What I am saying is #8 " are spot on. That there KoolAid has been swigged big time. There seems to be absolutely no objectivity.
I can´t imagine Dwight Eisenhower, Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, George H. W. Bush, or George W. Bush doing something that is at once so narcissitic and yet so unconscious of the enormous ego on display.
I guess I don´t get it. Are we supposed to think more highly of Rosa Parks because our pResident chose to have himself photographed as she is remembered in history.
On Presidents´ day will he have himself photographed on his knees in the snow praying just before crossing the Delaware, or addressing masses of people at Gettysburg?
Australia faced the same problem about 25 years ago and dealt with it by a simple amendment to the Citizenship Act. " A person born in Australia is only a citizen of Australia by birth, if at least one of his parents is a citizen of Australia or is a legal permanent resident of Australia." Simple and clean.
Some very narrow provisions for persons who are otherwise stateless.
Sad thing is that his Black voters will never see anything wrong with this picture. I live in Atlanta-half my friends are Black Christians, they see him through very different glasses. For them this will just be a picture of him identifying with the ´cause´, proving he understands their History.
This miserable SOB is why no American flag flies in front of my home anymore.
I put up a church flag that has a cross on it to serve as a reminder that my only true King is the one who bore the pain and death of the cross and that, as Jesus´ subject, I am called to carry the cross and follow Jesus. I will NOT follow Obama.
King Jesus humbled himself and served. Would-be "King Obama" promotes himself and goes to Hawaii for Christmas--on OUR (the taxpayers´) dime.
If he had his way, his enormous face would be plastered on buildings, public and historic squares or areas and on billboards along our highways - as we´ve seen in the Soviet Union, Communist China and Germany in the 30´s and 40´s.
Obama is an extreme narcissist with power - what a sad and dangerous situation for America.
I was counting on this "nightmare" being over by now, but four more years of this little man will seem like an eternity.
And I will bet you my last nickel that this photo will be hanging in the dining rooms of African American homes alà MLK or JFK in Catholic homes across America, for decades to come. To them, as JF said, he walks on water.
It doesn´t matter when he posed or where he posed - the sorry truth is that he attempted to insert himself into a part of (manufactured) history of which he had no part. It was never his struggle - he didn´t even identify himself as black until he was in college and he saw it as fortuitous to do so. By this sordid photo opportunity, he is desecrating what many of his followers hold sacred. Shame on him.
I really don´t care when this picture was taken. The Won should have had the sense not to pose for it. Mrs. Parks took a big risk when she sat on the bus. The Won hasn´t ever risked anything. His handlers and the MSM won´t let anything happen to their Precious.
This photo may have been taken in April, but it appears from the Fox News report as though the White House tweeted this picture to commemorate Rosa Parks in the here and now. If that´s the case, the headline is accurate, and criticism of this self-absorbed liar is more than fair.
A comment under the article states that conservatives just don´t get it....that O has intentionally placed himself in a seat in which 50 years ago he could have been arrested for sitting there. In other words....Obama is justified to sit there making such a magnanimous tribute to Rosa because now He, a Black man, can sit where he wants to - in fact, he - a Black man - has become president...all due to Rosa. This reminds me of a recently retired bishop who in his closing newsletter thanked the countless people who throughout the years who had been touched by his writing. Yeah - I used to be conceited; I am now perfect. s/off
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