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naaman fletcher Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Oct-09-09 11:22 AM
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12. Speech was great but this whole thing is embarassing.
Speech was perfect, but really, shouldn't one have to actually do something like broker a treaty, or stand-up against a fascist regieme or something? He's been president for a year and what has he done besides continue on two wars?
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  -Obama: Nobel Peace Prize is 'call to action' kpete  Oct-09-09 10:34 AM   #0 
  - K&R.  Zenlitened   Oct-09-09 10:35 AM   #1 
  - Great response!..... nt  Blasphemer   Oct-09-09 10:35 AM   #2 
  - As your first action in that call, Mr. President, would you mind restoring the Rule of Law  ixion   Oct-09-09 10:37 AM   #3 
  - I bet your girlfiend protects you on dates too.  Butch350   Oct-09-09 11:25 AM   #13 
     - shows what you know:  ixion   Oct-09-09 12:24 PM   #24 
  - That fourth paragraph is just pure opinion  treestar   Oct-09-09 10:39 AM   #4 
  - Because journalism is dead  liberal N proud   Oct-09-09 10:57 AM   #7 
     - FWIW, they've removed the 'stunning' paragraph now (nt)  muriel_volestrangler   Oct-09-09 11:54 AM   #19 
  - Very classy.  madmax   Oct-09-09 10:45 AM   #5 
  - Entirely the right response and our Executive in Chief at his best!!  tomm2thumbs   Oct-09-09 10:49 AM   #6 
  - And it's driving them crazy!!!!!! LOL  hamsterjill   Oct-09-09 12:03 PM   #20 
     - gotta love it when they take a swing so hard they end up punching the back of their own head  tomm2thumbs   Oct-09-09 12:20 PM   #23 
  - Another tool for his tool chest to rebuild the relationships with the world  liberal N proud   Oct-09-09 10:59 AM   #8 
  - His speech was perfect nt  laughingliberal   Oct-09-09 11:02 AM   #9 
  - Even better that he walked away, refusing to answer stupid questions. n/t  DCKit   Oct-10-09 08:18 AM   #31 
  - Appropriate response.  Vidar   Oct-09-09 11:06 AM   #10 
  - The full text of Obama's speech at the link below. . .  DinahMoeHum   Oct-09-09 11:19 AM   #11 
  - Perfect pitch.  JNelson6563   Oct-09-09 05:36 PM   #30 
  - Speech was great but this whole thing is embarassing.  naaman fletcher   Oct-09-09 11:22 AM   #12 
  - They gave it to him  zalinda   Oct-09-09 11:36 AM   #14 
  - It's not like he gave the award to himself.....  scheming daemons   Oct-09-09 12:13 PM   #21 
  - No, it's not sorry you are. Is you face  Cha   Oct-09-09 01:16 PM   #27 
  - He banned torture before eating lunch on his first day in office.  Bette Noir   Oct-09-09 01:40 PM   #28 
     - Yeah, he was really tough on torture and torturers...  Iowa   Oct-09-09 04:19 PM   #29 
  - Is this 'call to action' the same one he's been giving about Afghanistan?  laconicsax   Oct-09-09 11:39 AM   #15 
  - I agree, and that is my "hope".  bvar22   Oct-10-09 12:14 PM   #32 
  - K & R  Scurrilous   Oct-09-09 11:41 AM   #16 
  - Kicked and recommended.  Uncle Joe   Oct-09-09 11:42 AM   #17 
  - Congrats  BornAquarius   Oct-09-09 12:16 PM   #22 
  - Oh my  classysassy   Oct-09-09 11:51 AM   #18 
  - I am honored that our President won the prize.  Barbara2423   Oct-09-09 12:31 PM   #25 
  - If he does, I hate to use this term, move forward with more peaceful policies  shadowknows69   Oct-09-09 01:05 PM   #26 
  - Likely awarded simply for NOT being Bush  panzerfaust   Oct-10-09 01:33 PM   #33 

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