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President Obama Holds A Press Conference

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119 Responses to “President Obama Holds A Press Conference”


  1. 1 COS
    August 4, 2016 at 4:10 pm

    Thanks NW.

  2. 2 No Child Left Behind
    August 4, 2016 at 4:10 pm

    I’ve just used this link to wish my POTUS a Happy Birthday.

    https://www.whitehouse.gov/contact#page

  3. August 4, 2016 at 4:11 pm

    • 4 No Child Left Behind
      August 4, 2016 at 4:15 pm

      The best revenge will be a landslide on November 8, in which “he” and his followers will be left for dead in the arena, like lifeless dolls. I can easily picture many ambulances coming to pick up the pieces after we get up victorious from the battle for the “soul of America”. #FORWARD

  4. August 4, 2016 at 4:15 pm

    For those out of the loop….Drake thinks he can ether Eminem like he did Meek…smh

  5. August 4, 2016 at 4:19 pm

    Sorry if these have been posted already….been busy of late:

  6. August 4, 2016 at 4:21 pm

  7. August 4, 2016 at 4:24 pm

  8. August 4, 2016 at 4:28 pm

    This is hilarious…. & sad that a Dem Gov. would cut public defender funding….you reap what you sow:

    Heartwarming story of the day!

  9. August 4, 2016 at 4:30 pm

    55 years young and that smile still gets me every single day. Happy birthday, Barack. I love you. -mo

    A post shared by Michelle Obama (archived) (@michelleobama44) on

  10. August 4, 2016 at 4:36 pm

    • 28 GGail
      August 4, 2016 at 5:19 pm

      Oh {{{Gazelle}}}, please keep me posted – I so want to see this series.
      Thank you for bringing it to our attention!!!

    • 29 MadameSoph
      August 4, 2016 at 10:36 pm

      Catching up late, Gazelle. Thank you for the heads up! This could be super cool!

  11. 30 desertflower
    August 4, 2016 at 5:18 pm

    PBO is now kicking the lazy ass MSM in the chops.

  12. 31 desertflower
    August 4, 2016 at 5:20 pm

    WHO THE FUCKING HELL IS THE STUPID< OFFENSIVE REPORTER THAT ASKED ABOUT RIGGED ELECTIONS!!??? He needs to be FIRED! My damn head hurts. I hate these morons

    • 32 GGail
      August 4, 2016 at 5:24 pm

      LOL, and yet, they are all around us DF. LOL!!!
      Give Sassy Sadie a hug that will make you & me feel good ❤

      • 33 desertflower
        August 4, 2016 at 5:37 pm

        🙂 🙂 That just made me scream…he needs to lose his job for this stuff…work somewhere that people can’t hear him.
        Off to tutor…I’m going to send you a video of her after big rains we had here the other day. H I L A R I O U S!!!

    • 35 COS
      August 4, 2016 at 5:41 pm

      This same little critter asked Josh the same question about rigged elections yesterday. A prime example of carrying water for Trump by bringing this stupid stuff to the press briefing room.

    • 37 purpleshoesla
      August 4, 2016 at 5:54 pm

      DF his masterful (as usual) reply to this pimple was the shiznit! My work colleague and I just watched that response here at the office and were laughing out loud when PBO started with “I don’t even know what that means”. Also loved his analogy and inference about people playing sports and people that lose then try to claim that they were cheated somehow. My translation of PBO: “But since the election hasn’t happened yet.. what chu talkin ’bout Willis? When HE WHO SHALL NOT BE NAMED is up 10-15 points on the day of the election and then loses come see me then, all right FOOL? Until then PLEASE HAVE A SEAT! Next!.” I was telling my work colleague, PBO is clearly in his NFLTG AND IT’S MY BIRTHDAY TODAY AND ‘M GOING ON VACATION TOMORROW, SO I’M REALLY IN NO MOOD FOR Y’ALL’S F#$%ERY AT. ALL! Mode.

    • 40 amk for obama
      August 4, 2016 at 6:39 pm

      He should have told the idjit, did you know about all the recent court verdicts against rethugs’ real voter fraud?

    • 41 pkayden
      August 4, 2016 at 7:59 pm

      He’s helping Trump spread the nonsense that if he loses, the election was rigged.

  13. 42 GGail
    August 4, 2016 at 5:22 pm

    NW, let me take this time to say how glad I am that you are at the helm and doing the job of posting each new thread for TOD in Chips’ absence. ❤

  14. 45 Dudette
    August 4, 2016 at 5:23 pm

  15. 48 vcprezofan2
    August 4, 2016 at 5:24 pm

    Hi, everybody! I’ve been out of sight watching The West Wing, AND enjoying the writing. 🙂

    This is my quick supper break between Season 4 and Season 5. 🙂

    • August 4, 2016 at 6:11 pm

      Wow, you are plowing through!

      Howdy!

      • 50 vcprezofan2
        August 4, 2016 at 7:52 pm

        Looking in again on a ‘ quick break’, Meta. Yes we are truly plowing along since Offspring is heading out of town soon and we want to watch it all together. Got to tell you though, some of it has been a bit “heavy” for me.

    • 52 purpleshoesla
      August 4, 2016 at 6:21 pm

      VC, How u be? Aaron Sorkin (writer of west wing) is the master. Once you’re done with West Wing, you may want to check out The Newsroom which he also wrote, exec produced etc. I think all 3 seasons are on Netflix.

      • 53 Dudette
        August 4, 2016 at 6:43 pm

        Good call psla! The Newsroom is excellent too!

      • 54 vcprezofan2
        August 4, 2016 at 7:47 pm

        Hi, PS, what’s cooking?

        PS, when I’m finished watching all seven seasons of The West Wing, I think I’ll need time to recover!!! This viewing schedule Offspring and I have set up has been intense. Phew!

      • 55 Obama Grandmama
        August 4, 2016 at 9:34 pm

        Newsroom is on Netflix, but on DVDs not streaming or atleast when I watched it.

  16. August 4, 2016 at 5:27 pm

    All the stupid ass media want to do is ask questions about Trump.

    • August 4, 2016 at 5:59 pm

      I am glad POTUS told the media, you have seen Donald Trump, why don’t you answer the question if you think Trump is fit to handle the nuclear codes. He told them that he made it very clear the other day what he thought when he said Trump is unfit to be President.

  17. August 4, 2016 at 5:30 pm

    UGH

    • August 4, 2016 at 6:05 pm

      Next time the right wing haters want to talk about what President Obama haven’t done for this country, I want them to tell me what have the Republicans done to make their lives better? Any jobs plans, any tax cut for them, anything.

    • 60 99ts
      August 4, 2016 at 8:25 pm

      I gather it’s near impossible to beat Ryan – but would be nice to see him as a “lame duck”

  18. 61 Ladyhawke
    August 4, 2016 at 6:06 pm

    • August 4, 2016 at 6:12 pm

      Lebron James went on tv before the NBA Finals, hay guys I just want you to know that the series will be rigged. Reporter ask James, hay Lebron if your team win the series are you still going to say it’s rigged? Folks let me say this, Donald Trump has lost all common sense, so has his supporters.

    • August 4, 2016 at 6:42 pm

      • 64 99ts
        August 4, 2016 at 8:54 pm

        Comment on LGF
        Obama should have pointed out that, coming from Republicans, the definition of a “rigged” election means one they didn’t win.

  19. 65 purpleshoesla
    August 4, 2016 at 6:12 pm

    Jackass..he hasn’t brought anything else to the House floor why start now? How can we get this pimple out of office? I’m just wondering what/ if the other countries to the deal are going to do? Singapore’s PMs remarks about TPP at the Joint Press conference on Tuesday seemed to indicate that they were not going to be pleased to put it mildly. Can they band together and hold our feet to the fire?

  20. August 4, 2016 at 6:29 pm

  21. August 4, 2016 at 6:33 pm

    Basically the WHPC in every presser:

  22. August 4, 2016 at 6:38 pm

    Also giving major shout out to NYtimes after the manufactured WSJ B.S. story…..

  23. August 4, 2016 at 6:42 pm

    Another behind the scenes DNC video:

    😀 😀 😀 ….former Condi Rice speechwriter:

    • August 4, 2016 at 6:49 pm

      Whoops….Elise Jordan (first tweet) was the form NSC staffer/speechwriter

      Clinton +11 in PA poll modeling 15% more white than 2012!

      Clinton +15 4-way, +17 head-to-head

      Clinton +6 in FL

      • August 4, 2016 at 6:54 pm

        • 72 99ts
          August 4, 2016 at 8:23 pm

          Thanks LP – a good roundup – I like that Arizona and Georgia are trending light pink/white/light blue

    • August 4, 2016 at 8:34 pm

      Right wing media is LYING and the mainstream media is going along with it. Kind of like they went along with Trump and the birther B.S.

  24. August 4, 2016 at 6:54 pm

    • 75 99ts
      August 4, 2016 at 7:01 pm

      Only the political media “thinks it is still close”. Been saying for months – 27% is the most probable outcome for Trump. Be thousands of wives out there whose husbands think they are voting for Trump – “in his dreams”

  25. 76 99ts
    August 4, 2016 at 6:55 pm

    Bill is obviously spending time with the grandbabies – he just loved those balloons

    • 77 carolyn
      August 4, 2016 at 7:56 pm

      I think Bill is having the time of his life. He’s enjoying watching Hillary and Chelsea and schmoozing with friends.

      • 78 99ts
        August 4, 2016 at 8:28 pm

        He sure is going to enjoy being 1st Guy – all those dinners out with the boys/friends/family – and his only responsibility will be to stay out of trouble 🙂

  26. 79 JER
    August 4, 2016 at 7:14 pm

  27. August 4, 2016 at 7:15 pm

  28. 82 99ts
    August 4, 2016 at 7:20 pm

    Might have been posted earlier – but if you haven’t watched it – Sen Reid answering questions after the Hillary rally. He will be missed in the Senate.

    Hope my link works!
    https://www.periscope.tv/w/1gqxvBXMoVRxB

  29. August 4, 2016 at 7:20 pm

  30. August 4, 2016 at 7:21 pm

    I’m glad POTUS slammed the Rs on the fake Iran story. I was very disappointed that Steve Colbert was flogging that story last night. I tweeted him a couple of times demanding an apology to Pres Obama for slandering him. Some great polls out today, especially the McClatchy poll and those #s from NH, PA, and FL.

  31. 86 arapaho415
    August 4, 2016 at 7:22 pm

    GE TODville.

    This is keeper, bookmark for when you feel like you need a friend. 😉

    Just one of 44 photos, this one ’cause it’s summertime:

  32. August 4, 2016 at 7:25 pm

  33. August 4, 2016 at 7:26 pm

  34. 90 Dudette
    August 4, 2016 at 7:33 pm

  35. August 4, 2016 at 7:36 pm

    Pushing back!

  36. 92 JER
    August 4, 2016 at 7:37 pm

  37. 100 Dudette
    August 4, 2016 at 7:40 pm

    Yesss, yes, yes! 😍

  38. August 4, 2016 at 7:48 pm

    Rest in peace.

  39. 108 Dudette
    August 4, 2016 at 7:50 pm

    The movie’s coming!

  40. 111 Dudette
    August 4, 2016 at 7:51 pm

  41. 112 JER
    August 4, 2016 at 7:55 pm

  42. 113 99ts
    August 4, 2016 at 8:32 pm

    I’m so confused about this fundraising – Trump is claiming he raised it all – my understanding is the RNC raised a large part of this cash. Does Trump EVER tell the truth – quickly followed by – does the media ever report the truth

  43. August 4, 2016 at 8:41 pm

    PARTYYYYYYYYYYY!!!!

  44. 116 4morefor44
    August 4, 2016 at 9:00 pm

  45. 118 99ts
    August 4, 2016 at 9:34 pm

    Borrowed from a link at LGF


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