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President’s uncle’s story contradicts White House account

http://twitter.com/#!/RBPundit/status/407977183982804992 Onyango “Omar” Obama, 69, today testified at a deportation hearing that his nephew, Barack Obama, stayed with him in the ’80s while a student at Harvard Law School. That story, though, contradicts the White House’s account, which says that the two men never met. http://twitter.com/#!/jtuohey21/status/407956213104914432 Maria Sacchetti, immigration reporter for the Boston Globe, live-tweeted…

WH marks chief of staff’s birthday with pic of President Ego [photo]

http://twitter.com/#!/exjon/status/407684563171692544 Is there any occasion the White House won’t turn into an ego stroke for the narcissist in chief? Whether it’s honoring Rosa Parks, Neil Armstrong, JFK or his own chief of staff, it’s all about Obama. Always: http://twitter.com/#!/FitzFox5DC/status/407711996919177216 White House photographer Pete Souza notes that Denis McDonough’s daughter is also pictured in that photo.…

Obama asks UN speakers not named ‘Obama’ to avoid exceeding allotted time

http://twitter.com/#!/EFettmann/status/514791108988395520 President Obama is participating in meetings at the United Nations today, and is working to keep things on schedule while he chairs a Security Council meeting: Pres Obama urges leaders at UN Security Council meeting to keep their remarks brief. — Mark Knoller (@markknoller) September 24, 2014 After 14 min Argentina speech Pres Obama…

Time for another game of ‘let’s contrast David Cameron, Barack Obama’

http://twitter.com/#!/Mamadoxie/status/506454175480565761 This was shown yet again recently when we compared David Cameron’s response to the barbaric beheading of James Foley with Obama’s. But it’s time for another round of compare and contrast. Heightened terrorist threats? Whatever. Let’s hit the links! And then maybe blather about the minimum wage or something. The contrast is made clear…

As the situation in Iraq deteriorates, Obama takes care of important things

http://twitter.com/#!/markknoller/status/477162136964050945 Just what he needs. http://twitter.com/#!/MelissaTweets/status/477162566460768256 http://twitter.com/#!/silverkranch/status/477174522504691712 To be fair to MSNBC, they probably just can’t locate Iraq. Read more: http://twitchy.com/2014/06/12/priorities-as-the-situation-in-iraq-deteriorates-obama-takes-care-of-important-things-pic/