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Obama to address deteriorating
situation in Egypt Thursday morning

Associated Press, by Staff

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Posted By:JoniTx, 8/15/2013 9:28:34 AM

CHILMARK, Mass.— President Barack Obama will make his first statement on the rapidly deteriorating statement in Egypt Thursday morning. Obama will speak to reporters from Martha’s Vineyard, the Massachusetts island where he is on a weeklong vacation. More than 500 people have died in Egypt since Wednesday in clashes between the military-backed interim government and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi. The violence prompted the government to declare a nationwide state of emergency and a nighttime curfew. The U.S. has not declared Morsi’s ouster a coup, a move that would require the Obama administration to suspend $1.3 billion

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bob913, 8/15/2013 9:34:59 AM     (No. 9475140)

From which hole on the golf course will he make the speech?

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Reply 2 - Posted by: eljay, 8/15/2013 9:49:10 AM     (No. 9475169)

why did the ass. press waste space with this item when they could have covered mooch-elle´s taste in fashion?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Coy860, 8/15/2013 9:50:29 AM     (No. 9475173)

Surprised he doesn´t wait until after his "golf" game..he will be "mellow" afterward.
Everything looks better to him after his fix.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: strike3, 8/15/2013 10:09:45 AM     (No. 9475209)

His lofo groupies are more interested in where he goes to lunch today.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: droopydog, 8/15/2013 10:15:12 AM     (No. 9475219)

Rumor has it that the Republicans are at fault and that John McCain is ready to take full responsibility on behalf of the GOP.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: dman, 8/15/2013 10:21:26 AM     (No. 9475236)

Blah, blah, blah.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: Really?, 8/15/2013 10:36:57 AM     (No. 9475273)

He will fill the airwaves with what HE has done.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: mickturn, 8/15/2013 10:37:30 AM     (No. 9475275)

Another ill informed inane speech.

What a troll...

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Reply 9 - Posted by: Cor-vet, 8/15/2013 10:56:04 AM     (No. 9475327)

Live.......From the 19th hole!

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Reply 10 - Posted by: a man over thirty, 8/15/2013 10:58:38 AM     (No. 9475339)

Bet this will be as worthless as his last WH "press conference."
A substantive question that challenges Obama´s choom world view? As likely as peace in the Middle East with Obama leading from (his) behind. (Dang! - - I just got myself banned for life from the Missouri State Fair.)

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Reply 11 - Posted by: JHHolliday, 8/15/2013 11:17:35 AM     (No. 9475395)

If it´s at all possible to do so, Barry will make the situation in Egypt worse somehow. He thought Morsi and the MB were the greatest...

Muslim Brotherhood message to the world:

"Either we rule Egypt, or we will burn it to the ground."


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Reply 12 - Posted by: woodsman, 8/15/2013 12:19:24 PM     (No. 9475530)

"Let me be clear.... and make no mistake...I shot a 92"

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Reply 13 - Posted by: bob913, 8/15/2013 1:35:13 PM     (No. 9475680)

A short speech only because he wanted to go golfing. Really.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: Rafter, 8/15/2013 2:00:48 PM     (No. 9475718)

O-Bomber himself is the 19th Hole out there...

He´s the A-hole on the course...

Hope it´s not too much trouble during vacay for him to have to read talking points
from TOTUS about the soccer riots in Egypt which call Rio´s 2016 Olympics security
into question...

He´ll probably axe the Egyptian soccer moms to get back in their SUV´s and go home...
Not that he´s out of touch or anything...

Then, it´s back to the card table for some more Reggie Wedgie Love...


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