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Obama in Jerusalem
New York Sun, by Editorial

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Posted By:Oblio, 3/16/2013 7:43:15 AM

When President Obama gets to Jerusalem next week, one of the signals to listen for is an indication of what country he thinks he’s in. Normally this is clear when the President — any president — goes to the capital of a foreign country. He’s in whatever country the capital is capital of. But Mr. Obama has been refusing to recognize Jerusalem as the capital of Israel. Not only that, but he has been refusing to admit that Jerusalem is even in Israel.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Chuzzles, 3/16/2013 8:19:29 AM     (No. 9227806)

Where does he think Jerusalem is? I know he thinks America has 57 states, so this doesn´t surprise me at all.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: chicodon, 3/16/2013 9:27:17 AM     (No. 9227914)

With the Secret Service bubble around him he may not even see the ground.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Boneshaker, 3/16/2013 9:38:26 AM     (No. 9227931)

They should bill this trip as:

"Manchild In The Promised Land II"

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Reply 4 - Posted by: jfodoch, 3/16/2013 9:47:09 AM     (No. 9227942)

Unless things are the way king urkel says they are, they aren´t, facts be damned. I´m a therapist in an inpatient psychiatric facility, and I see this all the time.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Whitty, 3/16/2013 9:55:53 AM     (No. 9227962)

The subject of Jerusalem will never even come up. This Narcissist in Chief will divert all the conversation to himself. He met with a group of Republican Senators yesterday to discusss the sequester and ongoing issues. The headline for that meeting was "Obama could not eat dinner with the Senators because his food taster was not available to attend." Oh the agony of being the President! Nobody knows how tough the job really is. /Sarcarsm Off

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Reply 6 - Posted by: J F Ackerman, 3/16/2013 10:46:03 AM     (No. 9228055)

Just listen for the first time he calls Jerusalem "al-Quds". It´s what our new islamic CIA chief Brennan calls it.

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