Sat Nov 17, 2012, 09:56 AM
Fumesucker (40,400 posts)
25 replies, 3838 views
I'm not normally a big fan of the presidential pics (Original post)
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Response to Fumesucker (Original post)
Sat Nov 17, 2012, 10:02 AM
nc4bo (13,803 posts)
2. The entire thing cracked me up and then the photoshops of her began and found them hilarious!!
I figured - hey,she's young - so what lol. She's human.
This is perfect and I love seeing them both do it
Response to Angry Dragon (Reply #3)
Sat Nov 17, 2012, 10:41 AM
cilla4progress (4,400 posts)
4. There's another thread here (sorry no link)
and pic on Politico and Huffpo with story - she was unhappy with her scores (I believe) at the Olympics last summer, and this candid shot of her reaction was blasted all over the media. She was roundly criticized for it. This has kind of a nice "f-u" subtext from the Prez to those who would criticize a young person who has demonstrated commitment and hard work under extreme pressure at the highest levels!
Response to cilla4progress (Reply #4)
Sat Nov 17, 2012, 10:58 AM
Are_grits_groceries (15,865 posts)
10. She was performing in the individual round in the vault.
During the team competition, she nailed one of he best ever done. Some regard her as the best women's vaulter. This time when she performed her vault, she landed on her butt at the end.
She still was good enough to win the silver medal. This was her reaction. She wasn'tdissing the medal, she was mad at herself.
Response to Are_grits_groceries (Reply #10)
Sat Nov 17, 2012, 01:10 PM
Indpndnt (2,329 posts)
19. Agreed, she was mad at herself.
But right after it happened, she proved she's got a great sense of humor and is a good sport when she joined in with the meme created about her reaction that day.
Response to lunatica (Reply #12)
Sat Nov 17, 2012, 12:12 PM
patrice (47,992 posts)
15. There's "cool" and then there's cool. PO has the natural kind, not affected. Real cool really is
actually much more naturally generous than artificial cool, which has a vicious competitive streak as the bullying in our culture so clearly illustrates.
Response to Logical (Reply #17)
Sat Nov 17, 2012, 01:44 PM
calimary (38,953 posts)
21. And he would have added something about enjoying sport.
This is hilarious! LOVE it! Our President has a great sense of humor!
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