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From The World To A Very Special Person: Happy Birthday Mr. President!

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124 Responses to “From The World To A Very Special Person: Happy Birthday Mr. President!”


  1. 8 vcprezofan2
    August 4, 2014 at 4:25 pm

    Happy Birthday, Mr. President!

  2. 9 desertflower
    August 4, 2014 at 4:25 pm

    Want MORE PROOF they’re wasting taxpayer $$$ on an issue that THEY just determined was a NON ISSUE??? !!

    http://www.democraticunderground.com/1017206953 Can someone please post this, and Tweet this, and email this and plaster it on every person’s head?

    Sorry! HAPPY BIRTHDAY, Mr. President:)

  3. August 4, 2014 at 4:27 pm

    Goooooooooooorgeous tweets Nerdy, thanks a TRABILLLLLLLLLLLION!!!

  4. 13 criquet
    August 4, 2014 at 4:29 pm

    Hello all.
    Just joining in on wishing the great President Barack Obama a happy birthday.

    Found this:

    • 14 anniebella
      August 4, 2014 at 4:39 pm

      No Happy Birthday wish from John Boehner or Mitch McConnell, or any of the Republicans. :(

      • 15 Sam UK Obama supporter
        August 4, 2014 at 5:16 pm

        I will not sully this beautiful thread by saying what I would like to about those two miscreants and their ilk but I am sure it won’t worry our awesome president . Most of the world wish him a great day and all of us here who love and respect him certainly do. God bless all of you here at tod and God bless pour wonderful President Obama.

  5. 16 GGail
    August 4, 2014 at 4:37 pm

    Aw man! FLOTUS took my words!!! :-)

    Thanks NW for putting these on one Post!

  6. 18 kasai
    August 4, 2014 at 4:38 pm

    Good Afternoon Tods:-)
    I am bit late celebrating PBO birthday…I am so grateful for this Man…No words can describe how I feel!
    the world Celebrate “His Majesty”

  7. 29 hopefruit2
    August 4, 2014 at 4:42 pm

    I was going to ask either NW or Chips to post a “birthday” thread – and lo and behold! :) :)

    Thanks Nerdy, you’re the BEST!

  8. August 4, 2014 at 4:45 pm

    • 32 Jeff
      August 4, 2014 at 4:53 pm

      so once peace is settled is Israel going to simply rebuild all these destroyed homes for themselves? That would be completely illegal, but when has that stopped them?

  9. 33 MadameSoph
    August 4, 2014 at 4:46 pm

    Happy, Happy Birthday dear President Obama!

    You are a once-in-a-lifetime leader and a true man of, by and for the people. Your hard work is recognized and appreciated and I am so grateful to be an American and a world citizen during your time as our President and Commander in Chief. There are not enough words to express my gratitude for how you have changed my life, the lives of others, this country and the world. Have a wonderful day!

  10. 34 kasai
    August 4, 2014 at 4:46 pm

    Nothing would make more happier…if we give him a “congress” for next 2yrs…
    Viva! Obama…YES We CAN!

  11. August 4, 2014 at 4:46 pm

    AWEsomeeeeeee Birthday Tweets….whoooooooHOOOOOOOO

  12. 38 hopefruit2
    August 4, 2014 at 4:46 pm

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  14. 40 hopefruit2
    August 4, 2014 at 4:49 pm

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  16. 42 hopefruit2
    August 4, 2014 at 4:51 pm

    BOOM!

  17. 52 kasai
    August 4, 2014 at 4:53 pm

    Thank you NW..this is so Awesome:-)

    The World celebrates President Obama…Wow! never seen anything like it….
    Take that haters!!

  18. 56 anniebella
    August 4, 2014 at 4:55 pm

    Love Mrs. Obama tweet to her husband Mr. Obama.

    • 57 GGail
      August 4, 2014 at 5:20 pm

      annie, she took the words I was gonna use! Now I’m going to have to express my b’day wishes and love to him in another way :-)

    • August 4, 2014 at 5:01 pm

      I saw several tweets upthread……answered my own question

    • 60 Jeff
      August 4, 2014 at 5:08 pm

      don’t trust Israel… The whole both sides are to blame reminds me of the democrat vs republican bs propaganda the media continues to spew.

    • 61 Vicki
      August 4, 2014 at 5:56 pm

      Unconditional without preconditions means the blockade stays in place the siege continues and Israeli troops do what they want. Maybe and it is maybe, the bombs rockets pause a bit.

  19. 62 MadameSoph
    August 4, 2014 at 5:01 pm

    Last night C-SPAN showed the tape of the Young African Leaders Summit. I missed most of his speech (I will have to watch the YouTube later) but I watched the question and answer portion and I was blown away. This man is brilliant! I knew this, of course, but to see him detail his insights and ideas to the attendees was breathtaking. He selected the questioners randomly and responded spontaneously. And his words on support for women, and why/how democracy for all benefits both business and people were powerful. People always talk about how talented a communicator Bill Clinton is/was. PBO is every bit as good at speaking to REAL people as if he is one of them (because he is!). I wish more folks were geeks about this stuff like me so they could witness their awesome President instead of watching the latest singing competition or celebrity silliness.

    I love how he is creating this partnership with Africa. I know the haters will say all kinds of hateful things because his father was African, but this is one of the things that makes him best suited to accomplish this, which will be a benefit to the USA, economically and diplomatically for decades to come.

    • 63 jackiegrumbacher
      August 4, 2014 at 5:22 pm

      MadameSoph, PBO has the finest intellect of any president ever to occupy the WH, bar none. He also has the broadest, most reality-based vision of the world and he has the personal discipline to focus and get important things accomplished—a skill sadly lacking in Bill Clinton.

      • August 4, 2014 at 6:01 pm

        I totally agree with both of you. I think it’s also important to point out his character and moral compass. He’s always working to empower OTHERS, not himself.

        This president is exceptional on so many levels. I put him on the same level as Lincoln.

  20. 65 jacquelineoboomer
    August 4, 2014 at 5:05 pm

    Love, love, love these tweets!

  21. 68 jacquelineoboomer
    August 4, 2014 at 5:08 pm

  22. August 4, 2014 at 5:08 pm

    • 70 Jeff
      August 4, 2014 at 5:12 pm

      Good to hear this. I would like to see all voting laws purged from all states. Glad that Florida has to redistrict their maps to make it more fair for the voters.

  23. 71 kasai
    August 4, 2014 at 5:09 pm

  24. August 4, 2014 at 5:14 pm

    Happy Birthday President Obama.Thank you for all the tremendous work that you do.
    So that you know, It’s not just MO that will love you always.

    #BLESSINGS shower you on this day your special day.

    • 74 hopefruit2
      August 4, 2014 at 5:34 pm

      You know JO’B, I still find this a bit suspect. All the media outlets have been reporting based on this one person’s tweet and a group of related tweets from random people who claim to have seen Malia. Secondly, the person does not identify herself as a friend of Malia. It’s highly unlikely that a true friend of Malia would tweet out a pic like this. I think they would respect her privacy and not try to draw attention to themselves and her in that way. Thirdly, the WH would probably have put a stop to that pic if it were really Malia – virtually all the media outlets are reporting this with that one tweet pic.

      • 75 vcprezofan2
        August 4, 2014 at 5:44 pm

        I am inclined to your view, Hopef. Something about the picture seems ‘off’ to me too. The mannerism, the hair, the ‘aura’, none give me a feel that this is Malia, and in one of the pictures I saw earlier the person being thus labeled looked older and her face seemed ‘longer’.

        • 76 hopefruit2
          August 4, 2014 at 5:55 pm

          Indeed vc. That’s exactly what I told Dotster and Chips on the previous thread – the body language and something about the face doesn’t seem quite right.

          The thing is, we’ve seen enough pics of Malia – probably more than the average media person or the casual Obama supporter. So we immediately notice when something seems a bit off about a picture…the media wouldn’t catch that. And even if they did…

          • 77 vcprezofan2
            August 4, 2014 at 6:02 pm

            Yes, I noticed your comments earlier, which is what made me look more closely. I do not really know Malia, of course, and I have no wish to disparage this person for any reason, but she does seem ‘brassier’ that I imagine MAO to be. Anyhoo, there’s no sense in my speculating so I’ll stop myself here, and leave it at this.

        • 79 sjterrid
          August 4, 2014 at 7:48 pm

          This might be a picture of Malia, but I think it was photoshopped in. This doesn’t look like the two girls are in the same picture.

      • 83 Gazelle
        August 4, 2014 at 5:48 pm

        HF, just took a look. I truly don’t think that’s her.

      • 84 sjterrid
        August 4, 2014 at 7:42 pm

        Hopefruit, someone on the earlier thread posted the picture of Malia supposedly at the concert. I think Malia was photoshopped in that picture. There’s a difference in the lighting of the one girl and Malia.

      • 87 jacquelineoboomer
        August 4, 2014 at 10:40 pm

        Good points!

    • 88 TrumpDog
      August 4, 2014 at 5:40 pm

      She so looks like her mom in that picture

  25. August 4, 2014 at 5:24 pm

    Ok, need to take a couple of deep breaths. Just saw tweets about some “birthday wishes” being offered PBO from a mainstream Israeli website and from across the US embassy in Moscow. If they’re that pissed off at him, must mean he’s doing his job.

  26. 97 kasai
    August 4, 2014 at 5:25 pm

    As I watch President Obama fulfilling his promise to help Africa..with the African Nation summit coming up.
    The African People knew back in 2008…He would be the One and only One to make their dreams come true:-)
    Africa prospers because of YOU..
    Viva! Viva! Obama….We love you!
    Happy Birthday Sir!

  27. 98 vcprezofan2
    August 4, 2014 at 5:26 pm

    Does anyone here know how to get the url for a pic of PBO or PBO in a crowd (that’s not copyrighted)? [Not even sure my question makes any sense. Am trying to get offspring to add a pic of PBO/ PBO and a crowd to something, but he won't unless he has the url and there's no copyright infringement. Grrrr!] Some people are so precise they drive me bonkers!!!

    • 99 vcprezofan2
      August 4, 2014 at 6:27 pm

      Okay, so I talked offspring into putting his sensibilities aside and using a PBO picture to replace his sound cloud pic, but I’m not sure how it will show up. Both have shown up when I tried. Crossing my fingers for the PBO one to appear even though it’s ‘old’.

  28. August 4, 2014 at 5:35 pm

    • 102 Layla
      August 4, 2014 at 5:46 pm

      Ali is married to this guy..Niall Ferguson was an advisor to John McCain’s U.S. presidential campaign in 2008, and announced his support for Mitt Romney in 2012 and has been a vocal critic of Barack Obama.[6

  29. 103 Jeff
    August 4, 2014 at 5:37 pm

    I just wanted to share a happy birthday president. I am not mad at him, happy that he’s gotten the economy moving despite all the resistance he met, etc.

  30. 104 kasai
    August 4, 2014 at 5:39 pm

    RIP James Brady…
    President Obama Statement on the passing of James Brady

  31. 105 Dudette
    August 4, 2014 at 5:40 pm

    Texas would serve themselves well to hire this woman as their governor!

  32. 106 nospin
    August 4, 2014 at 5:43 pm

    I was trying not to mar this thread celebrating the life of PBO but because I am not sure how long I will be online but I wanted to share the #waronwhites hashtag. It is hilarious. It seems that Republicans finally figured out that they have alienated EVERY demographic group and came up with the strategy that says don’t believe your lying eyes, it is the Dems fault.

    Rep. Mo Brooks (R-Ala.) on Monday accused Democrats of engaging in a “war on whites”

    Read more: http://thehill.com/blogs/blog-briefing-room/news/214245-republican-accuses-dems-of-launching-war-on-whites-in-border#ixzz39ShqU3OR

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  35. 111 hopefruit2
    August 4, 2014 at 5:56 pm

    https://twitter.com/suusjeglandorf/status/496411440065314816

    Oh my wishes are pouring in from every corner of the globe…

  36. August 4, 2014 at 5:57 pm

  37. 114 Dudette
    August 4, 2014 at 5:59 pm

  38. 115 hopefruit2
    August 4, 2014 at 6:00 pm

  39. 117 JER
    August 4, 2014 at 6:01 pm

  40. 119 JER
    August 4, 2014 at 6:04 pm

  41. 120 Vicki
    August 4, 2014 at 6:07 pm

    I just turned off Rev. Al because he said Tonight’s Headline is GOP and impeachment. WTF??!!??

    Here are better Headlines:
    ALL TRUE
    Benghazi nonsense proved 100% false. By GOP led committee.
    Gas Prices going to lowest point since 2010.
    Krugman says that Dodd-Frank is working very well.
    Obamacare has boosted Medicare so much that the entire program will be viable for many more years than estimated.
    Happy Birthday , Mr. President.
    Alisn Lundergan Grimes delivered a barn-burner which she called Sen, McConnell’s retirement Party!!!!!!

    And that is just off the top of my head.

    • 121 MadameSoph
      August 4, 2014 at 8:33 pm

      Vicki, everyday there are better headlines than what makes it onto even PBO-friendly TV news/shows.
      I am tired out from forwarding email links to f&f only to have someone write back with “It’s nice to hear something good for a change; all I hear is negative things”

      Thank god for TOD!

  42. 122 Judith Fardig
    August 4, 2014 at 6:10 pm

    NW, thanks for the delightful collection of birthday tweets! President Obama is beloved around the world.

  43. 123 JER
    August 4, 2014 at 6:22 pm


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