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Watch As O'Bama Goes To An Irish Pub For A Pint Of Guinness (And As His Car Breaks Down While Leaving US Embassy)

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US President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama have arrived in Moneygall, Ireland, officially, for a short visit and to visit his ancestral home. Follow live coverage here. Good thing the world is not imploding in the meantime.

For some serious comedic relief, here is the video of the President leaving the embassy, as his car breaks down (for those wondering, yes, it is a GM).

Luckily there is an official log covering his every step:

US President Barack Obama's 24-hour visit to Ireland began with a meeting with President Mary McAleese at Áras an Uachtaráin.

He also held talks with Taoiseach Enda Kenny at Farmleigh, visited
the US Embassy in Ballsbridge and is now en route to Moneygall in Co
Offaly.

President Obama will return to Dublin this afternoon for a rally on College Green.

The event will feature performances from the likes of Jedward, Westlife, The Coronas, Sharon Shannon and others.

Sports stars Brian O'Driscoll, Pádraig Harrington, Katie Taylor, Robbie Keane and Henry Shefflin will also feature in the event.

Updates:

1529 As the rain buckets down again, the Obamas duck into the house which stands on the site of the old ancestral homestead.

1523 More babies and handshakes, more broad smiles from the Obamas
in Moneygall. They seem to be genuinely enjoying this, and are taking
more time on their walkabout than anyone could have expected

1515 A baby has been passed out to President Obama, who raises it aloft.... and hands it back!

1514 'My two daughters are so mad they souldn't make it here,' Michelle Obama is overheard saying to someone in the crowd

1512 Handshakes and hollers all around as the Obamas meet some of the crowds waiting on the Main Street in Moneygall

1510 President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle have arrived in Moneygall and distant relative Henry Healy gets a big hug from both of them

1509 The travails of President Obama's car 'The Beast' can be seen here

1506 The pelting rain has stopped and the sun has broken through the clouds in Moneygall as the Obama's cortege approaches

1456 President Obama and his wife have just landed in Offaly. Michelle Obama is sensibly donning a raincoat

1455 The scene in Moneygall a short time ago

1437 The Obamas have now boarded a helicopter to travel to Moneygall

1432 According to RTE’s Caitríona Perry
Obama’s vehicle – nicknamed ‘The Beast’ - was stuck on the security
ramp at the embassy for about five minutes before they left in a second
vehicle

1426 After the drama at Ballsbridge, in which his car got stuck on a ramp, President Obama is expected to arrive in Moneygall around 1515

1414 RTÉ News reporter Samantha Libreri took this photo of the crowds gathering at Dame Street a short time ago

1359 The queue for this evening's College Green event is stretching from Parliament Street to Christchurch.

1356 Taken on Dame Street a short time ago

1348 One of the vehicles in President Obama's
motorcade has got stuck on the ramp outside the US Embassy in
Ballsbridge while attempting to leave.

1301 Head Gardener at Áras an Uachtaráin Robert Norris said President Obama asked him to take good care of the tree he had planted.

Mr Norris said for him it was a terrific week, having planted a tree with the Queen and the US President.

He said he assured President Obama that the tree was in safe hands.

1258 Gardaí have warned that moving in Dublin will be even more difficult this afternoon with some areas closed from 2.30pm until 7pm and the quays closed from 4.30pm-9pm.

Up to 25,000 are expected to attend the outdoor event.

1252 The inscription on the hurley
is: Presented to Barack Obama President of the United States of America
on the occasion of his first visit to Ireland, May 2011 by An Taoiseach
Enda Kenny T.D.

It was made by Philip Archibold of Heritage Hurleys.

1247 There are a large number of onlookers gathered near the US Embassy in Ballsbridge. However, they are about 150 metres from the gate where President Barack Obama and his entourage will enter the embassy.

1206 Mr and Mrs Obama have left Farmleigh a few minutes behind schedule and embarked on the next leg of the visit, which will take in Moneygall, Co Offaly.

1205 President Obama is now waving a hurley purposefully outside Farmleigh.

1159 Mr Kenny said a collection of Hawaiian children's stories by Padraic Colum had been given to the Obamas as gifts for their children Malia and Sasha.

1157 Mr Obama said it was 'inspiring to see the progress that is being made in Northern Ireland'.

1155 Taoiseach Enda Kenny has said he discussed a number of issues with Mr Obama including the EU/IMF bailout, last week’s visit of Queen Elizabeth II, the use of Shannon Airport by the US military.

Mr Obama said it is ‘heartwarming’ to be in Ireland.

‘We are glad to see progress is being made in stabilising the economic situation here.’

‘The friendship and the bond between Ireland and the US could not be stronger.

‘Obviously it is not just a matter of strategic interests. It’s not
just a matter of foreign policy, for the United States and Ireland
carries a blood lineage.

‘For millions of Irish-Americans this continues to symbolise the
homeland and the extraordinary traditions of an extraordinary people.’

1146 Large queues of people now gathering on Dame Street to see the US president speak this evening. Photo courtesy of @barratree

1122 Dublin's north and south quays now closed to traffic.

1110 Taoiseach Enda Kenny and his wife Fionnuala have greeted the President and First Lady at Farmleigh.

Mrs Kenny and Mrs Obama will tour the garden, while the political leaders have a private discussion for about 30 minutes.

1107 Over 200 people are now queuing on Lord Edward Street in Dublin in order to gain access to Mr Obama's address on Dame Street later on this afternoon.

1100 Barack and Michelle Obama have left Áras an Uachtaráin to travel the short distance to Farmleigh.

1044 The Obamas and the McAleeses pose with the three children who rang the Peace Bell.

1044 Not surprisingly Mr Obama's visit has attracted lots of media attention.

1038 President Obama meets head gardener at Áras an Uachtaráin Robert Norris before planting an upright Irish Oak.

1036 About 100 people are now queuing for this
evening's address by President Obama at College Green. He is due on
stage at around 6pm.

1028 RTÉ's Political Correspondent David Davin-Power says that Taoiseach Enda Kenny has arrived at Farmleigh. (Note the hurley).

1024 A man with a shiny shovel waits patiently on the US President, who is due to add to the tree count at the Áras.

1008 The Obamas have signed the visitor's book and have gone into President McAleese's office for a private meeting.

1006 President Mary McAleese and Dr Martin McAleese are welcoming President Obama and Michelle Obama at Áras an Uachtaráin.

Mr Obama said he was 'thrilled to be here' and commented on the sun coming out.

1002 The Presidential motorcade is en route to the Áras

0957 The helicopter carrying the President and Michelle Obama has touched down

0952 After a short flight from the Airport, Marine Two has landed in the Phoenix Park

0945 The Marine One helicopter has taken off from Dublin Airport to take President Obama to meet Mary McAleese at Áras an Uachtaráin.

0938 Barack and Michelle Obama are greeted at the steps of their plane by Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore and US Ambassador to Ireland Dan Rooney.

0928 Air Force One has landed at Dublin Airport.

0927 RTÉ's live coverage of President Obama's visit begins.

0901 More than 30 people have already begun queuing for this evening's address by President Barack Obama.

The group are queuing on Lord Edward Street. Entry to the event will open at 2pm.

0900 RTÉ's Ray Kennedy says it is a wet, miserable, grey morning at Dublin Airport but Air Force One is expected to land on time.

A windswept Dublin airport (Pic: Ray Kennedy)

0858 The visit will cause severe traffic disruption, with many roads closed in the capital.

0855 US President Barack Obama will be greeted on arrival at Dublin Airport by Tánaiste Eamon Gilmore.

 

h/t Mark O'Byrne

 

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Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:39 | 1301798 FOC 1183
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vomit

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:59 | 1301889 Ahmeexnal
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Are those pics for real??

 

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 13:44 | 1302414 trav7777
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dude's Irish now?

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:19 | 1302496 ciscokid
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LMAO ++++100++++++++++

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:23 | 1302502 Rick64
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Lol

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 17:02 | 1303035 Sudden Debt
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Yep, wanna see his Irish birth certificate?

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 17:33 | 1303096 tmosley
Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:12 | 1301949 Tail Dogging The Wag
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Folks, remember Barack claims that his uncle was one of the first Americans to liberate Auschwitz...   you can google it and youtube it. We all know it was the Soviets that liberated Auschwitz, so guess Obama's uncle was both in the Soviet Red Army and in the US Army simultaneously. WOW!

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:18 | 1301966 Dolar in a vortex
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Yeah, and?

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 13:24 | 1302348 WaterWings
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And that was back when there were only 55 states.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 15:48 | 1302805 thriftymost
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Ha ha ha, ha HAAAAAH!

Like a throwaway comment and yet . . . consider it, friends, Obama (if that's his real name) doesn't even know how many states there are.

Registered in an Indonesian school under the name "Barry Soetoro" with religion given as "Islam," and yet we're meant to believe he's a Protestant named Barack Obama . . . jumping great jehosephats, nothing matches, not the first name, not the last, not the professed religion, and so there's FAR, FAR more than a birth certificate at stake here. No one knows who this man is.

Utterly, evidently fraudelent, but a CIA-diaper baby groomed for all of this from his babyhood.

If you voted for Obama, you voted for fascism--full stop, period, end of story, everything sorted.

 

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 13:22 | 1302326 Bob Dobbs
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The liberation of Auschwitz occurred in two phases.  The first liberation took place January 27, 1945, and the Soviet army was responsible.  The second liberation took place at Bergen-Belsen, due to an attempt on the part of the prisoners to get to the non-soviet allies, in April, and the British army was in charge of that.  There were plenty of observers from all of the allied armies at both liberation's.  What he, Obama,  says might well be true.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 15:35 | 1302759 falak pema
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The bitch of Belsen was the woman the Obama 'foreskin' nailed to the lamp shade. That's why every lamp bulb pays homage to the darker shade of purple Hawiian rain. Its now a 'great generation' tradition to raise your glass to the man that nailed the hide of that bitch. "You're the man...of yes we can!" Like your forefather of foreskin. (Not the one who was sheared like a kenyan goat). Not that I have anything against goats or kenyans. Just saying, as there are noble traditions and clean shaven dikks everywhere. The leader of the free world is scheduled to liberate the G8 on the D-day of global devaluation, in-spite of the ire of the Icelandic gods.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:50 | 1302608 A.W.E.S.O.M.-O 4000
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My Grandfather fought in the Polish army against the Germans. He got seriously wounded by a grenade and the doctors put a paper plate in his head.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 15:09 | 1302669 zebra
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and at the same time his uncle also served in the Kamikaze, if you wonder.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kamikaze

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:44 | 1302048 SilverRhino
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Douchebag on parade.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 13:12 | 1302306 A Nanny Moose
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Dear Euronzone,

Please keep them.

Kindest Regards,

Amerika.

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 13:19 | 1302343 YHC-FTSE
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Dear Amerika,

 

Please take back your coffee version of GW Bush. It clashes with the furniture and frightens the children. 

 

Yours sincerely,

Europe.

*Will gladly pay postage and packing.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:55 | 1302600 DaveyJones
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 Think he's decaf or maybe N/A beer. No matter how much you drink, you don't feel any better.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 16:06 | 1302867 YHC-FTSE
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+1

LOL

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 13:00 | 1302282 Shylockracy
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There couldn't possibly be a president more representative of the hypocrisy that is today's USofA.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 15:24 | 1302722 thriftymost
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The only difference between Obama and Osama is BS.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 16:26 | 1302944 I Told YOU So
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yes, puke again, and again, and again........again

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:37 | 1301804 Racer
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They should kick him out of the country for allowing his banksters buddies to still be able to walk free while the Irish poor and pensioners have to suffer

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:14 | 1301954 High Plains Drifter
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the irish have been brain washed into cultural marxism as they watch their country destroyed by non white immigration and this is done on purpose to destroy the pure white culture that was ireland at one time. so now they greet this idiot we call a president and think that his color is politically correct because this is what they have been taught most of their lives and that is to hate themselves because they are white.........

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:32 | 1302011 scratch_and_sniff
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Destroy the "pure white" culture? The irish are cheering OB because it's politically correct? Hate ourselves because we are white? Man, crawl back into your fucking dirty hole and choke, you're an inbred clown that has been pumped full of nonsense you dont understand.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:42 | 1302040 SRV - ES339
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Unfortunately, he has lots of company in the increasingly fringe element in ZH community... it's beginning to get more tedious each day to sift through the hate for those few gems of constructive wisdom... too bad.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:41 | 1302047 Mad Max
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Indeed.

Many of them are professional trolls, quite literally paid to post stupid comments with the intent to discredit the site and its articles.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:49 | 1302064 SRV - ES339
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Do you have links to any proof of this... I'd be very interested to see them (ZH always had an an aggressive angle, with a full spectrim of views, but this stuff is like suffering through an hour of the Rush Limbaugh... ouch)... thanks!

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 13:37 | 1302366 WaterWings
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Here, watch this guy:

http://www.zerohedge.com/article/watch-obama-goes-irish-pub-pint-guiness#comment-1301821

In fact, take a look at his posting history.

Want to see a vicious troll? Check out Maniac Researcher.

Watch GW's posts for a while. Any major thread.

Here's a primer on recognizing and dealing with trolls.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:56 | 1302622 A.W.E.S.O.M.-O 4000
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Dude, I'm gonna post the links just as soon as I get my tinfoil hat sorted. Mom hid it on me again.

 

One day I'm gonna listen to the voices in my head and fix her little red wagon for sure*

 

*That means kill her

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 15:02 | 1302652 WaterWings
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Boys and girls, we have a new contestant!

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:51 | 1302080 GOSPLAN HERO
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Is '"troll" a racist term, comrade?

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:50 | 1302067 theopco
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It really is a shame.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:49 | 1302070 GOSPLAN HERO
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Any element opposing the Communist party is a "fringe element," comrade.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:43 | 1302052 GOSPLAN HERO
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You're so PC Mr. Sniffy.

Don't get bitchy.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 12:00 | 1302099 High Plains Drifter
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ah yes, political correctness. when they hear things that make their ears itchy, then they start slinging the arrows. but i stand by every word of my comment. i mean, look at what is happening all over europe. sure, i may have woke up late in life on all of this. but better late than ever. in the final determination , we must face something that our fathers of long ago always knew instinctively. you dance with who brought ya.  in order for ireland and england and europe to survive they must do two things.  they must control the jewish bankers who are wreaking havoc in their prospective countries, just like they are here and, 2. they must make all non white non indigenous peoples go back to their prospective countries of origin. ireland, england , france, germany, holland, denmark, sweden and etc etc are the nations of white peoples. these words i speak are to some angry and racist and cannot ever be spoken. but , i will speak them now because on this monday morning, this is the way i feel, seeing that disgusting creature over in ireland and like the good little stupid slaves they are, the irish, coming up to this idiot and waving at him , without thinking, of days gone by and they never stop to think why they are in the predicament they are in..........so, to my celtic friends i say this, remember your heritage and prepare for total war, or die.......

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 12:22 | 1302150 scratch_and_sniff
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Man, you're gone. Enjoy.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 12:35 | 1302193 Optimusprime
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That's "respective countries of origin"....

 

Otherwise, +1.  A lot of the ZH would-be cognoscenti are a bit behind the curve in figuring out how matters stand these days, and how they got that way.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 12:55 | 1302274 scratch_and_sniff
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How matters stand? So, you think that mixing race is a bad thing, thats what you are agreeing with here? And that powers lurking in the shawdows are purposefully diluting the white race to make it less potent etc, so they can overcome us with money slavery? Diluting the Irish race to make it less potent with black people, is what you say? The jews are behind it perhaps? Are they diluting the American race(what ever that is) to make it less potent? Yes, african's were brought to America to dilute your race. You tell me how matters stand fuckwit, i'm dying to know about this curve you speak of. Get me inside the mind of a genius and explain to me how you have everything in its right place. I'm in the mood for a belly laugh or two.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 13:40 | 1302404 trav7777
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well, look at banking and media...tell me what you see.

Look at "civil rights" and tell me who's behind it. 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:08 | 1302468 scratch_and_sniff
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Civil rights where trav? Syria, west Africa, Northern Ireland etc.. are the Jewish are behind all civil rights movements? Wow, they have really got they’re shit together.

Tell me what you mean, I’m not sure I understand you?

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 15:22 | 1302686 WaterWings
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We don't have to stick to absolutes, now do we? And since we are so tolerant of other viewpoints we can bring up all kinds of stuff, no? Lets play a little game: Fact or Fiction?:

Judea Declares War On Germany (1933)

Eugenics was quite popular before WWII

MLK Jr. was a Republican, like most blacks

Hitler nominated for Nobel Prize the year Poland was invaded.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 12:48 | 1302211 Rick64
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 What does race have to do with controlling the bankers? BTW some of the whitest people in America were the banker's pawns.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 12:56 | 1302277 FWM
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I get it: Asia for Asians, Africa for Africans, White Countries for everybody.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 13:32 | 1302370 jesus_quintana
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As a white-skinned Celt (Scottish, Irish ancestry) I can only say: c'mon over here, walk into any pub or stand on any street corner and try spreading your racist filth. You'll get your fucking face smashed in, you stupid, ignorant cunt.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 13:41 | 1302407 trav7777
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you're lost

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:27 | 1302530 jesus_quintana
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And you're a nasty little racist. What's your point, you fucking clown shoe?

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:30 | 1302532 jesus_quintana
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And you're a nasty little racist. What's your point, you fucking clown shoe?

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:24 | 1302507 TheTmfreak
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Wow you're a tough guy. I guess if you don't agree with another's opinions you just fight them? Real fascist of you, don't you think? I guess we just physically SILENCE people now.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 15:17 | 1302681 scratch_and_sniff
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You see you're missing the point. What he is implying with his “opinion” is that any love or camaraderie i have with other cultures or races is down to evil plans - that the love and friendships were put there out of manipulation and mind control. (Yes, that makes me want to lash out, sorry but I would slap him too) One of my dearest friends is a Nigerian, the funniest and warmest guy you could ever meet, his wife is one of the most beautiful women i have ever laid eyes on and i could not welcome them more in this country, the same goes for all his children, family and friends. I know Spanish, French, Polish, American, Palestinian’s, Indians, Chinese etc - they all have something to contribute and I respect and welcome them all, because they all feel the same, they all have feelings like mines and yours, they all want to belong.

Come to think of it, if the “evil jew” plotters want to mix races to make them fight with each other, the only way they could possibly win is if the majority were small minded racists. They would be hoping that the majority would be incapable of overcoming they’re natural mistrust and ignorance of the other race, incapable of forming bonds and sharing common values, therefore hatred and racism are friends of the jew!! Love wins again, love is the answer, and you know that (for sure). Fuck i am sick of the Jewish getting waaaay too much credit for our way of life.

The only thing that makes him believe that races cant mix is because he is incapable of the kind of social interaction that makes it possible. He learned his hate from his father, who was obviously another racist that taught him to "dance with your own kind”. He can be racist if he wants, just don’t fucking tell me that any love I have is not real, or has been put there by some numb-nut Jew or some NWO vomit inducing fantasy.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 15:26 | 1302731 TheTmfreak
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Look, while I "agree" with you in general, it seems that you might accept multi-culturalism more than I would. I'm not going to put words in your mouth, or write out my assumptions about your beliefs.

I believe that yes the "color of your skin" has nothing to do with who you are, however, I believe that one is justified in making assumptions or generalization about people based off of their locale in particular. Usually when people talk about race, they talk about (maybe not nowadays with the internet and the lack of community) race issues and observations in THEIR environment. This makes communications and sharing of generalizations a major problem and this is where I think alot of issues come up.

One of the best example I can give is the EVER so complex discussion about blacks. I believe that when people say "black people are XYZ" they are referring to a specific set of individuals that they've had and will have experience with. "Black people" in eastern North Carolina or podunk Mississippi and "Black people" in Southern California, like San Diego are not the same for example. They don't live the same kind of lives, they don't act remotely the same way, and they don't have the same sort of relationship with others around them. Therefore a generalization that somebody makes in THEIR particular area may (and likely) will not hold between those areas. probably 70+% of the "Blacks" where I went to High School were absolutely worthless POS. They were hardcore ignorant and dangerous. If I said this to somebody who never lived around blacks, and the ones they did were "Nigerians that were warm and loving" (who I will argue aren't black) they'd look at me like I'm stupid and ignorant. Right. THAT is liberal nonsense. It is just more generalizations but in the OPPOSITE fashion.

Look no further than that claim when you see an African (arguably is black) say that he doesn't like black people. (when he is referring to American blacks). Do these people who some might call "racist" actually believe that ALL blacks are of some certain way? No nonsense.

The point really is, that I think there is justifiable localized generalizations that one can have. I'm not going to call "all other races inferior" and all that other superficial garbage, but I'm also not going to say everything they have to say is worthless, nor am I going to silence them. I believe everyone has some sort of knowledge, but how it translates to other people is a different story.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 16:23 | 1302921 scratch_and_sniff
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"I believe that one is justified in making assumptions or generalization about people based off of their locale in particular.” 

 

I will meet you half way, I am not so wet behind the ears to suggest that everyone should believe that there aren’t social differences between races defined by the locations they live in; you have black and white trash etc, it follows the same script the world over, many divisions in societies all over the world face the same subtleties, in that the problems of division are often routed in socio-economic reasons. I watched a documentary last night about a Miami Jail - they were all black, (all but two), and these guys were truly hideous. All I can say, is that I wont be holidaying in Miami anytime soon. These guys were “Niggers”, and it seems like they’re cause is a lost one.

The measure of the society though, is that it doesn’t take them or the communities they come from as lost causes, it doesn’t expel them from the country for example, in some mass cleansing. Instead it should attempt to rehabilitate, ensure equal opportunity, a right to education and human rights etc. If it didn’t, and just treated everyone as “niggers” it would be a huge failure. That’s why society as a whole cant make “assumptions or generalizations“, because it has to act as a broader society.

That said, more than anything, this is about a guy’s stupidity. He has no experience of Europe, so its not a "justifiable localized generalization", but yet he feels that he is knowledgeable enough to know that there is a jewish plot to dilute my race with blacks and muslims. And he obviously has an unshakeable confidence that the mixing of races will be the downfall of Ireland that plays into the hands of the jew. Im sorry, but…I’m lost for words.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 18:50 | 1303302 High Plains Drifter
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well people like you will be in the way one day soon enough. there will be no time to help you sort it all out. you will be either part of the solution or part of the problem. when in doubt , let the words of a jew tell you how it is............

 

 

jewish war on white people...

http://www.realzionistnews.com/?p=466

or morris herman another jew in london talks about the jewish
war on white people...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8SrBmB0mnps

another question i might ask is why is there a pub on every corner in England and in Ireland? Who benefits when the indigenous peoples go into these places everyday and pickle their brains in alcohol? doing this instead of reading and absorbing your rich culture which you have lost somewhere in the sands of time.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 20:16 | 1303593 scratch_and_sniff
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Yeah good sources, i was listening to that guy for a while, up until the point where he said there is "absolutely nothing to the white culture apart from alcoholism and the promotion of homosexuals", and you know what i did then? Thats right, i stopped listening. You are taking seriously the fascist, racist, ignorant, hateful and ultimately painfully stupid rants of vile individuals who will tell you they have the world sussed. This guy has nothing sussed, he's a spastic.

There is a “pub on every corner” because we are social animals, we can kick back and lament about how fucking ridiculous the world is, have a sing song, have a laugh and forget that we are all spinning on a lump of space debris in the middle of nowhere and having to work 40hr weeks just to exist on it. There have been pubs in ireland and England long before your fathers great great*1000 grandfather ever knew there was any such thing as a fucking jew conspiracy. And woe betide any government that tries to outlaw our pubs!

 

You speak of culture, but it seems you lack a working definition of it. Culture is like evolution, we want to arrive at at something of benefit to all the people involved with it, much as you would any tool or instrument, legislation, medicine, technology etc that helps us evolve as a society. Relevant culture is the here and now, we dont "lose" culture in “the sands of time“; culture and sub-cultures are reborn, constantly cultivated and re-cultivated - the old culture becomes an artefact, our history, something to reflect on, learn from, reminisce over but ultimately move on from. Whether it be good or bad…

Its like talking to the dead, why am I doing this?. Look at all the strong things we have in our societies, all the innovators, inventors, academics, poets, philanthropists, entrepreneurs, musicians, writers etc. All the institutions, the huge corporations and thriving small business communities alike, democracies, universities, our laws, rights, decency, civilisation, standards, our families, our communities…this could go on all night, but forget all that, because we are none of that, all we are is drunks who promote homosexuality for the jew conspiracy. That makes perfect sense when you think about it…to a mentalist! Man get your head out of the fucking gutter.

Immerse yourself in love.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 19:00 | 1303336 acrabbe
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you're a fool. you're so caught up in the racial paradigm that it's being used against you. they're pushing your emotional buttons. obama was put in place especially to fvck with people like you. this is the hallmark of a true sheep.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 15:31 | 1302745 thriftymost
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Marxism, culturally Chinese, is kicking the West's ass to kingdom come, my High Plains Drifter.

I suspect you've been "brain washed" into cultural capitalism so very badly that you can't see this.

We all know, meanwhile, what a blasted failure multi-cultural Switzerland has turned out as:

Four languages (German, French, Italian, Romansch),

two major religions (Catholic and Protestant),

no authentic language or religion or culture of its own. . . .

End.

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 16:00 | 1302818 falak pema
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Hey, that is factually incorrect and ironically 'about turned reasoning'. The Irish opened their pants and their skirts to 'free enterprise' all the way to their bum holes; they went the whole hog of welcoming overtly every GI's grandson, as corporate hack parachute dropped by the Apples to seduce all of Europe. At unbeatable corporate tax rates that pissed off the rest of Europe for its fiscal laxism. When their banksta brothers raped Ireland in the FIRE mayhem that succeeded, those very corporates scampered home-- hook, line and sinker! "Save yourselves you paddy bags" they sang, "it's every land lubber for himself". And Ireland sank in the sad quagmire of capitalist private debt socialised into public hang man's noose.

So the brain washing was NOT marxist. It was Plutocratic sleight of hand played on gullible inhabitants of the emerald isle. Now Irish eyes are crying, instead of smiling...

Bullshitters of the WS cabal...you deserve to die hung on every available lamp-post.

Shame on you HPD!

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 17:46 | 1303132 Holodomor2012
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The plutocrats are the marxists. 

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:38 | 1301805 Racer
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What a complete and utter waste of money

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:41 | 1301823 TheTmfreak
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I was thinking the same thing. How much does it costs for this celebrity to walk around and act like a pompous asshole?

I don't see why anybody is so obsessed with this guy. Bunch of retards... Oh i mean the "R" Word..

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:00 | 1301881 Clampit
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But it's our team! The ones who helped fend of the evil Germans...er, no the Soviets they were evil right? No I've got it; the Jap...

They're saving US from something, damnit.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:27 | 1301998 TheTmfreak
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Slightly off topic but, I like how our thinking about things has only become more generalized group think.

Somehow today I can take credit as being part of the "same" America that was in WW2. Thats how we word and act about everything. Taking credit for what other people did, particularly when it suits you. You're part of a group when that group gets praised but an individual when that group gets blasted.

Example: Politicians. "All politicians are evil, greedy, corrupt bastards!!" "Ron Paul is good to go!"

 

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 12:23 | 1302146 Clampit
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“It seems like the less a statesman amounts to the more he adores the flag.” - Kin Hubbard.

Yep a common theme of today's American.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 12:53 | 1302264 TheTmfreak
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It is a common thing I've seen while being in the Marine Corps. I take credit for what I've done, not for those that came before me. I'm ok with "looking up to those who did great things" but when it comes to "this organization is great because of shit done in the past" which is used a blanket to do stupid things, yeah no thats where i drop the line.

 

That is one of the things I liked most about some of Ayn Rand's writings particularly about love. Love isn't an unconditional thing. The same philosophical follies that exist with why tradition for the sake of tradition is bullshit.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 13:36 | 1302386 Clampit
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I need to actually read more of Rand, from the Wiki crib notes I find it difficult to believe she [a twentieth century writer] is to credit for this line of thought. Maybe I'm just not the philosophical type, but is she really the first one to apply the scientific method to philosophy?

What really gets my goat though is blaming our current financial calamity on Randian deregulation. Christ that's all we got right, and this did an excellent job of pointing out root causes before political interests stepped up to save themselves. For the betterment of society ... of course.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 13:53 | 1302441 TheTmfreak
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Most people who try to speak for Rand have only read Atlas Shrugged. I highly recommend the Virtue of Selfishness. It is obviously an actual philosophy piece, rather than a non-fiction book. It is a collection of articles written by her and Nathaniel Brandon. In fact a few of my favorite chapters were written by Brandon, to include the 2nd one which explicitily explains the moral basis of life. (Rather than repeat it on here, just go read it). That book should clear A LOT of issues one has with Rand.

I like how you say scientific method to philosophy. Philosophy is the birth of ALL sciences. Before any of the subjects were named, or studied they were topics in philosophy. Once philosophers had conquered the basic tenants they were able to break away and become their own independent topics. I'd argue that if you aren't into philosophy you must be going through life purely faith based. (doesn't have to be religion, but just not making decisions based off of logic.)

Like you say, it pisses me off because while there was "deregulation" artificial environments have been created again and again that would otherwise not exist, and if they would have existed, would haven't been so large. I think we've shown that when you have taxpayer support companies that have become huge and unweildy can exist where otherwise they wouldn't. Recklass lending policies would have sunk these banks long ago.

 

The real culprit is the illusion of safety and the "guarrantee." In my humble opinion...

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 16:09 | 1302878 falak pema
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well, well...show me a flag waving patriot and I'll show you...

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 16:36 | 1302968 I Told YOU So
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was a patriot waving the chosen one around? I din't see that, whops, its "flag" not .............

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:51 | 1301868 Rick64
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 Yes, needless overseas trips that cost U.S. taxpayers hundreds of millions, but no one will talk about this wasteful spending when they are debating on budget cuts. Politicians take trips all over the world at the taxpayers expense.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:14 | 1301943 writingsonthewall
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This is the perfect time for such a trip - mass unemployment in Ireland has ensured that there is an excellent turnout!

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:26 | 1302003 TheTmfreak
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You're right their soverign debt problems that will only get worse in that country will be turned around by the presence of dear Maobama!

That has worked for us hasn't it! Actually I'd rather put my faith that it will only get worse for Ireland now that he has been there to sprinkle more bullshit statist fairy dust to cover up central planning and bank corruption.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:37 | 1302032 writingsonthewall
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...as opposed to the 'solidly working' austerity which Ireland went in for which has plummeted them back into recession....and worse?

 

Are we starting to work out that the world is at a crossroads - and neither road takes you to salvation!

Inflate or stagnate - neither pretty - neither productive.

 

The real choice of turning to avoid this was missed many, many miles back - all we have now ahead is disaster.

 

Sorry to disappoint you - but there is no solution to this current mess - it only gets worse from here on in...

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 13:05 | 1302286 TheTmfreak
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I disagree. There are going to be "up points" further on in life. Its not like "this is it, the world is over." We may have missed "more convenient" places in the past to turn around, but that doesn't mean you CAN"T turn course. What really matters is how far you decide you want to crash the system and probably the longer the time it takes to reset (after the crash). You can either fullspeed ahead and create a much bigger implosion or you can stop today,  have an implosion, but prevent it from getting worse. On most accounts, most countries have decided to go the larger implosion route.

You state that I think you can magic fairy dust back to "niceness" just by pulling the plug. Nothing further from the truth. Yes it has to get worse in order for it to get "ok" again. Thus is the cycle of governments and societies.

I believe that ACTUAL austerity (which by the way nobody has even seen) is not only a requirement but is going to happen one way or another. And by autsterity, i mean living like one probably SHOULD live. We all claim that socialism's ability to keep itself up is a fantasy. Well, we are learning (just starting to) that lesson again.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:38 | 1301808 baby_BLYTHE
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Obama prides himself of his many cultural/ethnic roots, except American.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:42 | 1301824 Cindy_Dies_In_T...
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Any time he leaves the country or goes on vacation, there is some sort of disaster or event.

 

Weird.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:51 | 1301849 kumquatsunite
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So perfect!

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:15 | 1301948 disabledvet
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you seem sad.  let me cheer you up.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:21 | 1301964 mayhem_korner
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He doesn't have any American roots...

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:23 | 1301980 Rynak
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what was "american" again? I don't remember...

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:24 | 1301988 baby_BLYTHE
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hehe.

that's right, BURN OFF THAT JUNK BUTTON fuckaers!

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:51 | 1302019 Rynak
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TBH, i don't even get why - usually, i can come up with some contrived reason for weird junks, but i'm lost at this one.

EDIT: Oh, i think i got it! From the looks of the thread now, a mix of Obama Debt Laden bootlickers combined with some people reacting sensible anything that may be interpreted as racist. Oh dear...... good that this site doesn't have bigger problems than that..... wait a min, i think there is some connection to the first paragraph of the article.... but i can't figure out what it is.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 12:00 | 1302102 schizo321437
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implode

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 12:06 | 1302123 Rynak
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fuck yourself with a screwstick :)

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:39 | 1302034 ebworthen
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Yes, strange baby_BLYTHE, O'bummer lovers maybe hit the page doing a Google search or something.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:03 | 1302455 dogbreath
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bB

Glad to see you are still around.  I'm jealous i haven't gotten more than a couple of junks that I'm aware of, you have a nice pile there.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:30 | 1302005 schizo321437
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That statement turned one of my eyeballs inside out.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:34 | 1302018 scratch_and_sniff
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I know of rose bushes with older roots than America.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:44 | 1302056 SilverRhino
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A-freakin-men girl :)

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:56 | 1302090 unununium
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I think Obama is quite a proud American.

No punchline, just sayin'.  Just because a one-liner sounds good does not make it true.

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 12:43 | 1302218 Dolar in a vortex
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There is no evidence of that. There is evidence to the contrary.

His many apology tours are the first examples.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 16:34 | 1302952 baby_BLYTHE
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Exactly. Plus he chose to spend a significant portion of his life overseas and role modeled a America hating preacher

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:42 | 1301811 the not so migh...
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What a joke

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:42 | 1301812 Mad Max
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Bringing new meaning to the term "Black Irish."

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:09 | 1301935 Oracle of Kypseli
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That is not PC. In Ireland they use the expression "galvanized Irish"

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:39 | 1301814 atoast2toast
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listen to the sound of scraping metal as his car fails to leave the embassy

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mKym-Zi3mOQ&feature=player_embedded

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:04 | 1301898 Rick64
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 Classic.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:07 | 1302260 Rusty Shorts
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0

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:04 | 1302465 dogbreath
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The wheel base was too long to get over the hump at the gate.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:09 | 1302466 dogbreath
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dupelicate.  have dt's this morning

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:40 | 1301817 THE DORK OF CORK
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No Thanks.

I sooner get drunk with a knacker.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:42 | 1301821 Texas Gunslinger
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How do they get the Marine One helicopter to Ireland?  

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:43 | 1301832 TheTmfreak
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Load it on a plane.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:44 | 1301837 atoast2toast
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A huge logistics train has been in operation over the last 72 hours, with giant USAF cargo aircraft such as the C-17 Globemaster and the C-5 Galaxy landing with Mr Obama's bulletproof Cadillac limo, 'The Beast'. Four US Army Chinook helicopters and C-12 Huron embassy support aircraft have also landed.

 

http://www.independent.ie/national-news/presidential-visit/capital-put-on-security-lockdown-for-seven-hours-2654658.html

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:02 | 1301904 Mad Max
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No fiatscos were harmed in the making of this multi-tens-of-millions of fiatscos production.

Great use of my 2011 tax payments, and the tax payments of pretty much everyone living in the town closest to me, and probably the town past that.  Come to think of it, my whole region of the state probably worked four months of this year just so Obummer could have a beer in Ireland.  Democracy!  Fuck yeah!

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:29 | 1301958 ebworthen
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But it's good that they are spending money; just think of the stimulus to Ireland in fuel purchases and lodging.  Just think of the wear and tear on the hardware so they will need replacement parts fron Northrup Grumman, Boeing, etc., and the staff getting overtime pay.

You must spend money to make money, see?  So if you are in debt you must spend more to make more.  You cannot be saved until you have sinned, so you'd better start sinning so you can be saved from yourself (and travel and drink beer and pretend you are saving the world).

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:22 | 1301991 sdmjake
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Just thumbing his nose at the American worker. Hollow talk of debt ceilings/disasters so he can go spend millions on a PR trip overseas. Disgusting that our republic has to endure such behavior.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:42 | 1301829 QEsucks
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Wait... it's the car that's THE BEAST right? Not Mrs.......

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:55 | 1301872 Long-John-Silver
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A beast, for The Beast, is broken.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:46 | 1301833 DeltaDawn
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There should be complete outrage over this travel, not to mention all other forms of spending we cannot afford. The federal gov't. doesn't have two dimes to rub together. The media is so bought and paid for. Sickening.  75% of the population won't even see the implosion coming!

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:53 | 1301859 kumquatsunite
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So agree. Isn't it odd that to be an attorney one is required to fill out a very extensive form of character that asks all sorts of questions regarding birth, whether there has been a bankruptcy, et al. Oboma must have filled one out in Illinios. This should be public record, how come some nice journalist does get their hands on it?  There must be a hundred questions the wanna-be-lawyer has to answer in order to be part of the "bar".

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:54 | 1302077 MachoMan
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Are you a U.S. citizen?  (place a check by the answer corresponding to your response) ______ yes or ___________ no.

Might, might have a city of birth...

And don't bother with the character references...  they probably can't prove or disprove anything...  although, they should have known him for X # of years...  maybe 5?  I'd guess at least 3 of those references are necessary... 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:53 | 1301876 djsmps
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I'm in total agreement. I've expressed my outrage publicly. No one even cares.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:55 | 1301835 Manthong
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'Tis a fine day for auld Eire.

It's most famous son has returned to the auld sod.

"Except, when he’s in Africa, of course, when he disappears into the dry ice and re-emerges with a grass skirt and a bone through his nose and declares himself to be Mandingo,"

http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/news/jamesdelingpole/100088971/obama-oh-puh...

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:48 | 1301839 aint no fortuna...
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Hope his plane gets grounded by the fucking ash cloud for the next two fucking years

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:50 | 1301841 scratch_and_sniff
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Has he had a pint yet? I want to hear him sing...none of that old rapping crap, sing a nice song and be a good man.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:46 | 1301843 pepperspray
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a hurley?

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:54 | 1301864 mayhem_korner
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That's what he does after a pint of Guinness...

BTW, the way he's holdin' that thing it looks like he's fantasizing about something he outta bring home to Michelle...

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:51 | 1301869 Printfaster
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Hurling is an Irish sport similar to field hockey.  Hurling is usually practiced after a night of extensive drinking.

It is celebrated here by watching Obama.  Afterwhich there is a night of extensive drinking.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:43 | 1302044 THE DORK OF CORK
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Similar to Field Hockey ?

I don't think so.............

www.liveleak.com/view?i=d89_1284471027

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:52 | 1301852 Phil Dupterjaw
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I wonder how many allies he has pissed off since he arrived in Ireland?  Dear Leader... making allies into enemies one day at a time.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:52 | 1301871 Sudden Debt
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He solved that one. Didn't you notice that during the photo opps, the photographer said :

"SAY AT GUNPOINT!"

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:50 | 1301855 youngman
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Now that is a very expensive pint of beer.....what a few million.....

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:56 | 1301875 Sudden Debt
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The man is a alcoholic. And now that they have it on film, what more prove do you need?

CAR BREAKDOWN MY ASS!!

 

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:53 | 1301856 Sudden Debt
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That's a GM car right?

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:17 | 1301956 disabledvet
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definitely wasn't a Volkswagen.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:19 | 1301959 writingsonthewall
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"GM - The best of American"

 

Most white American's hate Obama because it's the first time in history the US has had a president who could dance better than they could. They're more used to moves like this.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CLYyMJ6XY6U

It's simpleton jealousy I'm afraid - nothing to do with economics and politics.

 

Some people need to accept their limitations with good grace.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 12:53 | 1302265 Herman Strandsc...
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It just needs a couple of castor wheels off an old sofa nailed in underneath I suppose. 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 14:48 | 1302602 A.W.E.S.O.M.-O 4000
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Put it in "H"!

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:50 | 1301861 wombats
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I'm sure glad there is plenty of cash left in the treasury to fund Obama's latest adventures.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:58 | 1301887 DeltaDawn
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Maybe it was sponsored by GE.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:50 | 1301862 anony
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With death a certainty, my so-precious moments on this little blue marble will not thoughtlessly be consumed in ogling some favored human bean visiting anywhere.

Each moment thusly guarded and saved is far better invested in concentrating instead on a Kim Kardashian or Paris Hilton money shot.  Or a Sofia Vergara titty contemplation.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:54 | 1301870 firstdivision
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British cars have the absolute worst QC of any other.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:54 | 1301878 Long-John-Silver
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Even the Chinese make better cars.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:06 | 1301919 Mitzibitzi
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Nah! They ARE pretty crap, I must admit (though that's largely because our two largest car makers are American owned AND are made by union auto workers!) but worse quality control than an Alfa Romeo? Such a thing is not possible!

And incidentally, the ONLY car I've ever bought new and had a major problem with before the warranty period expired was a Chrysler Neon - proudly made in the USA! :rolleyes:

 

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 13:23 | 1302354 firstdivision
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No Alpha's are sold here (prob a good thing) so I cannot compare it.  Only from personal experience with Jags and Land Rovers have shaped my opinion of cars Euro built (even though ex-US owned on most).  Scandinavian built cars are a close 2nd.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 10:54 | 1301877 ILikeBoats
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Taoiseach Kenny and the American Taoiseach from Kenya ...

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:00 | 1301884 djsmps
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It's nice to see the president manage to drink, slur his speech and not have to think about 89 people dead in Joplin. He is truly one of the great leaders.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:02 | 1301890 atoast2toast
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looks like Michelle doesnt like the taste of Guinness

http://www.thejournal.ie/obamas-visit-timeline-141680-May2011/?utm_source=shortlink

Wed, 05/25/2011 - 03:55 | 1308160 laosuwan
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Has anyone actually seen a photo of the beer consumed? I mean, all these photos of obama with a beer, he is just holding the glass to his lips. Like the time he made that unfortuanate policeman who arrested is harvard professor friend come to the white house to be lectured on not arresting black people, where they sat around at the table with beers. The cop was the only one who actually appeared to drink the beer.

I would like to see obama actually finish his plate and glass at a table set with wine, pork and church bells, if you get my meaning.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:03 | 1301895 Sudden Debt
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Doesn't anybody find it a bit racist that they made O'Babobama work in the garden? Is that a Coton plant?

 

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:04 | 1301909 Rick64
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Lol

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:09 | 1301917 Mad Max
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You are aware that Obama's African ancestors (assuming we have the real story, of course) had no more involvement with cotton and slavery than his Irish ancestors, and in fact probably far less?

Now, what his African ancestors might have had to do with the Arab slave trade around the Horn of Africa, that's another question.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:00 | 1301897 breezer1
Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:04 | 1301901 Hulk
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About as interesting as the royal wedding...

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:02 | 1301903 Fix It Again Timmy
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At least, Gaddafi can get out of the driveway...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jqf4bWGvd08

 

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:03 | 1301906 earnyermoney
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A Government Motors cadillac gets stuck leaving the U.S. embasy. That's funny.

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:08 | 1301911 YHC-FTSE
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I didn't know he was Irish. Is that like Idi Amin declaring himself the king of Scotland?

Mon, 05/23/2011 - 11:08 | 1301930 Azannoth
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There where plenty of black slaves picking cotton in Ireland (jk)

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