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Larry David, Carly Simon headline
star-studded Obama Vineyard party

The Hill [Washington DC], by Justin Sink

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Posted By:SoCalGal, 8/17/2013 11:09:46 AM

President Obama and other top administration officials rubbed shoulders with stars of screen and stage during an exclusive Martha´s Vineyard cocktail party hosted by Comcast CEO Brian Roberts earlier this week, according to a report from the New York Post. In addition to the president and first lady, top Obama fundraiser and Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein was in attendance, as was "Curb Your Enthusiasm" star Larry David and singer Carly Simon. (Snip)Other notables included Marchesa co-founder Georgina Chapman, civil rights activist Vernon Jordan, entertainment executive Peter Chernin, and California Attorney General Kamala Harris.

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Obie and Mooch stayed for two hours, then went on to dine for three hours with anonymous friends at a local restaurant. Who carried her home?

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: MMC, 8/17/2013 11:18:46 AM     (No. 9478532)

Meanwhile, Coptic Christians are being killed, Egypt is in turmoil, and our Government can´t figure out how to end sequestration...

Obama has no time for security briefings, except for photo ops, but can hob nob with the elite for an entire evening.

Obama takes credit for catching and killing Bin Laden, but can´t stay in situation room entire time because of boredom?

Peter Pan Principle? Napoleonic Complex? Narcisstic personality disorder? Anyway you call it, Obama is not a leader. He certainly does not care for the Sovereignty of the USA, and he does not care that we know he doesn´t care...

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Reply 2 - Posted by: lakerman1, 8/17/2013 11:20:14 AM     (No. 9478534)

Larry David devoted one full season of Curb Your Enthusiasm to the hatred he had against President George W. Bush.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Not your typical New Yorker, 8/17/2013 11:24:52 AM     (No. 9478538)

Watch (or not) as the premier limousine liberals in the country diddle each other at Obamas feet....

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Bill Adams, 8/17/2013 11:37:01 AM     (No. 9478555)

Would George Costanza´s political endorsement be worth anything? Larry David´s whole career is based on what an amusing loser he is -- it´s hilarious that Democrats don´t ask him to stand somewhere else.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: mitzi, 8/17/2013 11:39:44 AM     (No. 9478560)

Larry David and Carly Simon deserve the Obamas and vice versa.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: thelmalou, 8/17/2013 11:47:16 AM     (No. 9478570)

Larry David has to be one of the more obnoxious personalities out there.


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Reply 7 - Posted by: provide, 8/17/2013 11:47:32 AM     (No. 9478571)

They had better make sire they have their "COEXIST" bumper stickers on.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: planetgeo, 8/17/2013 11:50:50 AM     (No. 9478579)

"Curb Your Enthusiasm?" How appropriate. Consider our enthusiasm curbed.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: NorthernDog, 8/17/2013 11:56:14 AM     (No. 9478584)

Did Carly Simon sing ´´You´re So Vain´´?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: jalo1951, 8/17/2013 11:59:22 AM     (No. 9478592)

If I am supposed to be impressed I am not. If I am supposed to care I don´t. I just wish the heavy breathing msm would spend as much time investigating the mess this inept bozo has made of this country as they do reporting on his taxpayer parties.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: miceal, 8/17/2013 12:01:41 PM     (No. 9478598)

Neither one worth the powder it would take to blow them to.... Well, you know what I´m saying...

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Reply 12 - Posted by: Topic Thunder, 8/17/2013 12:02:43 PM     (No. 9478601)

"I haven´t got time for the pain"!

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Reply 13 - Posted by: earlybird, 8/17/2013 12:04:07 PM     (No. 9478603)

I seem to remember that Carly Simon has had a house in Chilmark for a long time. Looks as though they just scooped up anyone who happened to be in the neighborhood.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: CleanhouseinDc, 8/17/2013 12:06:35 PM     (No. 9478609)

Maybe Issa will hold hearings on it.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: garyhope, 8/17/2013 12:09:50 PM     (No. 9478611)

Amazing how many multi-millionaires are commie socialists and America haters. They all make millions or billions and yet hate the country and system that made them rich and powerful.

I don´t get it.

I´m old and the country and world is in the worst shape I´ve ever seen it. All the elites seem to want fascism, power, oppression or control.

Whatever happened to freedom?

I´m afraid, depressed and/or scared, not just for me, but for freedom, the world, sanity, reason, reality and Western civilization.


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Reply 16 - Posted by: Namma, 8/17/2013 12:09:57 PM     (No. 9478612)

who paid for all this entertain ment

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Reply 17 - Posted by: Newtsche, 8/17/2013 12:23:37 PM     (No. 9478626)

Golf insiders will note that David recently sat down with Feherty for an hour. It turned out to be flat and humorless. I´d expect an allegedly smart man like LD to have some great golf insight but no, remarkably uninteresting. I suspect his golf is as joyless.

He did express his bafflement at the Ryder Cup´s huge popularity, exposing a mindset that will go unexamined here.

As I´ve said about Larry David, I find him hilarious and wish him the worst.



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Reply 18 - Posted by: Halfvast Conspirator, 8/17/2013 12:47:46 PM     (No. 9478652)

The 3 Stooges -- Larry, Carly, and Moebama

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Reply 19 - Posted by: Me?Opinionated?Nah!, 8/17/2013 1:06:06 PM     (No. 9478671)

My invitation must’ve gotten lost in the mail. Yeah, that’s probably what happened.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: rinohunter, 8/17/2013 1:07:43 PM     (No. 9478673)

Larry David is the typical Hollywood liberal a-hole. I watched that idiot piece of filth "curb your enthusiasm" and was so disgusted by its content i never watched it again. But who am I? I sure for every one like myself that finds disgust in Larry David type of tripe, there are 10 mental midgets that find him hilarious! Carly Simon is an old has been who had a few great songs and probably only by luck

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Reply 21 - Posted by: msliberty1937, 8/17/2013 1:50:02 PM     (No. 9478695)

Pray tell, how much did the O´s (er, us) have to fork over for these unnamed, pretend ´friends´ to spend t-h-r-e-e of what had to be the longest hours of their lives to feign interest in anything this boring, narcissistic twosome had to say??

Better have been a damn good dinner and the best wine on the menu. Nah.....never would have been enough for any of us here at L.com.

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Reply 22 - Posted by: drex, 8/17/2013 1:58:56 PM     (No. 9478703)

Carly Simon and Larry David = star studded party?? Jeez, they couldn´t even snag super super stars like Rosie O. or Whoopie?

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Reply 23 - Posted by: WIBadger, 8/17/2013 2:10:58 PM     (No. 9478714)

The usual useful idiots.

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Reply 24 - Posted by: leftcoastmom, 8/17/2013 2:17:31 PM     (No. 9478720)

YUCK! Thank God I´m here in Ventura County, CA getting ready for a concert in the park and not there! Carly Simon should dedicate Your So Vein to Michelle!!

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Reply 25 - Posted by: dman, 8/17/2013 2:31:15 PM     (No. 9478731)

People dying in Egypt and Syria, people strapped for cash and struggling in the US, and the Emperor and his Court are living large. "Let them eat cake", indeed!

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Reply 26 - Posted by: Penney, 8/17/2013 2:57:27 PM     (No. 9478754)

Decadence on parade........

dem pols AND their media ´stars´ have no shame

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Emerson, 8/17/2013 4:05:54 PM     (No. 9478813)

These "celebrities" were not at this party to entertain. At least some of them - all of them? - summer on Martha´s Vineyard. This was a y´all come to rub shoulders with the preezy.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: Words have Meaning, 8/17/2013 4:32:47 PM     (No. 9478841)

Can I be blunt for a minute?
Larry David, Carly Simon, Brian Roberts are all rich Martha´s Vineyard Jews. Why does Obama court rich Jews and stick his finger in the eye of Israeli Jews every chance he gets?

Never mind. It was a rhetorical question.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Heil Liberals, 8/17/2013 4:41:07 PM     (No. 9478849)

The only good thing that I can see coming out of this is if Simon has some sense of irony and sang "You´re So Vain." It should have been Zero´s campaign song.

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Reply 30 - Posted by: Gram77, 8/17/2013 6:26:30 PM     (No. 9478936)

Hey, #16, you know darned well who paid for all this!

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Reply 31 - Posted by: Udanja99, 8/17/2013 8:11:23 PM     (No. 9479041)

Civil rights activist Vernon Jordan? I thought his only claim to fame was sleazing around with BJ Clinton.

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Reply 32 - Posted by: grounded, 8/17/2013 10:45:07 PM     (No. 9479136)

"...cocktail party hosted by Comcast CEO Brian Roberts." Comcast, which owns the majority stake in NBC, which puts on the biggest money loser on cable TV news MSNBC, which in any other world would be history.

I seem to remember the Won and all the Wonderlings being feted by Brian Roberts of Comcast the last time they were on the Vinyard.

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Reply 33 - Posted by: Philipsonh, 8/26/2013 11:52:41 AM     (No. 9491938)

It´s so fine to be the celebrity-in-chief with no official duties.

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Reply 34 - Posted by: msjena, 8/26/2013 11:55:50 AM     (No. 9491945)

Party or fundraiser? Don´t these Hollywood celebrities realize they are only valued based on the size of their wallets?

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Conservative columnist Ann Coulter — who used her talk show platform in the last presidential election cycle to campaign hard for former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney — has taken up the mantra once again, calling on Republicans to give the failed White House bidder another shot in 2016. She made the suggestion during a discussion on Sean Hannity’s radio show while speaking of her new book, “Never Trust a Liberal Over 3-Especially a Republican.” Ms. Coulter also addressed the question of Mr. Romney’s shortcomings by saying that his 2012 loss wasn’t entirely his fault. “I think too much blame, not only in this

You lie! Reporters accuse Obama
of deception, demagoguery just
to get attention

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Washington Examiner, by Paul Bedard    Original Article
Posted By: KarenJ1- 4/18/2014 9:28:24 PM     Post Reply
Prominent Washington correspondents are accusing President Obama and his aides of knowingly stretching the truth on issues like the so-called women´s pay gap just to create controversy and keep issues -- and the president -- relevant. Washington Post columnist Ruth Marcus kicked off the attack last week when she blasted as “demagoguery” the administration´s tactics during the pay gap debate. “The level of hyperbole -- actually, of demagoguery -- that Democrats have engaged in here is revolting,” she wrote. CBS White House Correspondent Major Garrett then weighed in this week in his National Journal


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