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|Meanwhile in the world of the invisible president...
Hello The president of the United States - the one who actually won the election - is in Asia these days, trying to repair the damage done by the president who did not. Yet, guess which one was ...
|He is isolated! (Or maybe not)
Hello It didn't take the media long to start produce obituaries for the Obama presidency. Politico's experts explained this morning that the president is completely "isolated" heading to 2012.
|President Obama in India - Day 2 (Photos, videos, photos, photos).
Happy Sunday everyone Enjoy the colors.
|President Obama in India (News, photos, videos, links)
Hello The President and the First Lady first day in Asia under the cut.
|It's the black man in the White House, stupid (IMPORTANT Rachel Maddow update!)
Hello Last minute thoughts to follow. ETA: Rachel Maddow's FANTASTIC opening segment from tonight, Please make it go viral now. It deserves a top-rec-list diary and i hope someone will do it ...
|All we need is love and to GOTV. (Gazillion photos)
Happy Sunday everyone One final injection of optimism and damn HOPE, before Tuesday.
|Unbelievable, simply unbelievable
I read this morning that experts expects Democrats to lose between 40 to 70 House seats next week. But then i read another piece of news and my first reaction was: You know what, people deserve what ...
|Meanwhile, in president Obama's world....
Hello Cold day mishmash ahead.
|I wish he wasn't so unpopular
Because then i could post more than just 40 photos of apathetic, discouraged and exhausted crowd.
|They told me he was done (Updated)
There's this teabagger who likes to bug me from time to time. I don't really care, it can be amusing (even if mostly scary) to get a glimpse of the world these people lives in. A world of Fox ...
|Barack Obama and 35,000 friends
There was a moment yesterday on the stage at OSU - right after she finished introducing the president and before getting a loving hug from him - in whice Michelle Obama made this quick gesture to ...
|Enthusiasm in, Gap out!
|An evening with Joe Biden, Chicago Unions and hope!
Hello Last night we went to see VP Biden leads a rally with many Union groups for Governor Pat Quinn in Chicago. With the "enthusiasm gap" firmly in our minds, we really didn't expect much. Oh ...
|In which the enthusiasm gap is shocked! Shocked!!
Hello 18,500 photos - one for each person in the crowd in Philadelphia today - right below the cut. Dial-Up people, i love you. I really do. Have a great weekend.
|In which there are no scapegoats and no gap. Only enthusiasm.
Hello Warning: If a photo worth 1000 words, then this might me the longest post in DK history, but there were more than 26,000 people yesterday in Madison, they demands justice, and justice will ...
|"We've ended needless American isolation. It's a dramatic change"
Hello A very lengthy mishmash ahead. Have a nice weekend.
|Meet Gail O'Brian. She is not exhausted. She's recovering.
This is how change and progress looks like.
|"The last election was a changing of the guard. Now we need to guard the change”
Hello President Obama's feisty address at the CBCF Conference Phoenix Awards Dinner last night - Video and photos to follow. Watch the video! :) Enjoy.
|President Obama: "It's the most insidious takeover of our Democracy. We won't let it happen"
Hello Friday mishmash to follow.
|"Get in gear, man!!"
I really really really hope you've seen VP Biden talking to Rachel yesterday. If you didn't, you really should. I don't know what more can be said.
|President Obama indoctrinating students: Be kind to each other!!!!!!
While avoiding the divisive statement from last year: "Wash your hands!!!" - the president still came up with some pretty radical stuff during his second annual back-to-school address.
|Presidential 9/11 (Photos, videos)
The president was at the Pentagon, the First Lady in Shanksville, and the Bidens at Ground Zero. Photos from AP and videos to follow.
|"One of the best answers of his presidency" (Updated)
For a second today, i could swear that president Obama intentionally left the last question in his press conference to Faux News - Because these jerks are so predictable and the president really ...
|Mr. Boehner, meet Barack Obama. (Video, photos)
His Orangeness already measuring suit, but i guess he still haven't met Barack Obama, so today he did. I lost count on how many times the president mentioned the name "Boehner" during his speech ...
|In which the DOG bites!!! (Photos, Video)
This is an annex to TomP' terrific diary. You did not see anything like that since the 2008 campaign. This was something. Enjoy.
|Dear Time Magazine, will you marry us? (The Koch brothers)
Hello Time magazine is running with a story titled 'How Barack Obama Became Mr. Unpopular'. More under the cut.
|You want to see what the president has done?
Hello Clapping to follow. BTW, the bible of Gallup tells me that on August 15-17, president Obama stood at 41/52. Today he's at 47/45.
|Updated: "A shameful breakdown in government, abandoning countless men, women and children"
Hello Video, transcript and photos of President Obama's visit to New Orleans and his speech marking 5 years to Hurricane Katrina, today at Xavier University. ETA: The president's excellent ...
|Change HAS come to Washington
Hello The persistent positive mishmash ahead. Have a good weekend.
|"Democrats should be proud of Barack Obama" (Update X 2)
Hello A late summer mishmash to follow. ETA: Stimulus new report. ETA 2: Rachel's piece about Credit Card Reform.
|Senator Obama, July 14, 2008 (Updated)
Hello A mishmash ahead. ETA: A touching CNN interview with the wife of a soldier who's coming home from Iraq.
|Heads Up: President Obama stump for Sen. Murray LIVE NOW:
This is the shortest "diary" ever.... Seriously, don't dare tip it....:):):) But i thought people would like to see the president in a partisan atmospher...
|The first family in the Gulf (gazillion photos)
Hello and happy Sunday Warning: One giant fluff to follow.
| "One of the finest moments of Obama's presidency" (Updated with pic of Obama in the water :):):)
Hello Saturday Mishmash to follow. Have a good weekend.
|Being wrong while being right
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|President Obama: Republicans have forgotten I know how to politick pretty good (Photos)
The president went to Dubya's state today, for couple of DNC events - and had one message:
|When it comes to Barack Obama, only bad news is good news
The latest case in point: The Gulf oil spill.
|James Carville eats his hat, and the president just keeps going and going
43 American presidents + 234 years = Two women in the Supreme Court. Barack Obama + 19 months = Two women in the Supreme Court. Oh, well.
|President Obama's birthday presents to others
Hello Many videos and photos to follow. ...
|Happy Birthday, Barack Obama - DK free hugs photo-diary
Hello Welcome to this humble celebration of Barack Obama's 49th birthday, due tomorrow. All images by AP. I hug this great president and great human being, and i hug this special community. ...
|"They don't have one single idea that is different than George Bush"
President Obama was in Atlanta today, for two good spirited events. More under the cut.
|How the GOP saved the auto industry
They have no shame, and why would they. After all, they get away with every lie, so why not keep doing it?
|(Updated) "I want the 'just say no' crowd to look you in the eye and say you were a bad investment"
Hello Friday mishmash ahead. Have a good weekend. Added vid from the second appearance in Detroit today.
|In which the mishmash is too long for a title...(Updated)
Hello A lot of this and that... ETA: Few photos from the taping of The View this afternoon.
|Pres. Obama: On issue after issue, we try to move forward and they try to take us back
Hello Sorry for the very short diary, but I didn't see this here and i think it's important.
|President Obama can't talk about Boehner without laughing
Hello End of the weekend quick mishmash ahead. Have a good week, everyone.
|Barack Obama is weak? Barack Obama is scared? No shame.
No shame at all.
|The new big bleeping deal
"The last time any president did this much in office, booze was illegal. If you believe in policy, if you believe in government that addresses problems, cheers to that".(Rachel Maddow)
|If one voice can change a room...
Hello A mishmash under the cut. * Please, take a moment to look at this petition to stop forced evictions of Haiti's earthquake victims. Thanks. http://www.change.org/haitijustice/...
|The party who brought you George Bush, and their servants in the media...
|"He has done what he promised. He's transforming our country"
Hello A very long, heavy on videos and photos, celebratory diary ahead (with a nod to askew - thank you, mate).
|"It's like a lecture on sobriety from drunken sailors"
Hello A mishmash.
|It's all about the kids (Photos)
Hello Lots and lots of kids and one president. HAPPY 4TH OF JULY!
|“This experience is restoring my faith in the ability of government"
Hello Heavy photo-mishmash below. Happy 4th Of July to you all.
|(Updated w/ video) Bill Clinton: Obama is brilliant, exceedingly empathetic and not getting his due
Having just finishing Jonathan Alter's "The Promise", these comments from Clinton almost knocked me of the chair.
|(Updated): "It's been 18 months and they're still surprised"
President Obama kicked ass in his press conference in Toronto right now. Incredibly confident and he actually got applause in the end. ETA Mark Halperin's comment: "This was one of the ...
|The audacity to get sh...stuff done
The president barely finished his remarks regarding WS reform - a bill he didn't even sign yet - when a reporter asked: "What's next Mr. president? Immigration?" Yep, even the media begins to ...
|Obama is no wuss! Obama is the man!!! (Updated)
Hello A lengthy mishmash. Update: About the critics over the title - I was mocking the media response, i thought it was clear. I'm sorry if the snark didn't work, but i'm going to ...
|"There's no crop!! We're gonna starve!!!"
Do you remember way way back, many years ago, the president signed a massively historical Health Care Reform bill into law?
|Please help the president to overcome his emotional maimedness
Really, good people, this is urgent: The president has some serious psychological issues - President's personality disorder is a very difficult problem - and he needs help.
|"Something no president has ever done. A mind-boggling accomplishment"
Hello Lengthy mishmash ahead.
|Dear Rachel Maddow
A few words, if i may.
|Photos: When the cold and detached president met the angry people
"So, yes, we’re emerging from the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression. Yes, we’re a nation at war. Yes, we’re now battling the worst economic -- environmental disaster ...
|The REAL enemy
Just a reminder.
|"The best environmental president we’ve had since Teddy Roosevelt"
Hello Saturday mishmash.
|Dear seniors, check your mail. It's not a death panel, it's MONEY!
Hello A mishmash below the cut.
|(Video): "This is not a theatre. I don't have time to perform for the benefits of cable shows"
The media wanted to see president Obama angry, well, they got it. Dear media, the president just drank your milkshake.
|(Video) President Obama to Matt Lauer: "I want to know whose ass to kick".
This is just a short video, but i figured people would like to see it.
|President Obama in the Gulf (Photos, updated with videos)
It was actually nice to hear someone like Bob Woodward goes on Larry King' right after his interview with president Obama on Thursday, and saying that a lot of the criticism against the president ...
|One man with a sign
|Repeal that! (And highly upbeat economic mishmash)
Plus, Michelle Obama and Harry Reid having fun in Vegas....
|"The political world created whole new rules for Barack Obama"
President Obama was schedule to participate in Memorial Day ceremony at the Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery in Elwood, Ill., but a huge storm canceled the event. When he returned in the evening to ...
|Krugman: Corporate America really, truly hates Obama
Some day more people will understand who's the real enemy. I don't know when exactly it'll happen - and by then it might be too late - but it will happen. And we're all going to ask ourselves, how ...
|President Obama, today at West Point: Iraq combat will end this summer
Hello and good weekend.
|NYT: How Obama’s 16 Months Has Changed Washington
Hello Friday light mishmash ahead. Edited to change the title.
|"We'll grind it out, district by district, race by race. We have a good story to tell"
Hello A mishmash.
|What happened to Obama's Armageddon?
Hello A mishmash under the cut.
|No, Obama did not "scrap" Iraq withdrawal
Hello Friday mishmash ahead.
|"I have to run for a second term, otherwise...
...it’ll mean letting someone like Mitt Romney step in and get credit for the good stuff that happens after we’ve been through all this crap.”... More mishmash under the cut.
|Facts. Just facts.
Hello Recently, the debate over how to label Barack Obama, reached new heights of fierceness. Seems like the most important thing right now, is to decide where to place him on the line between ...
|WH new drug policy (and a lot more)
Hello Tuesday mishmash for the interested. UPDATE: Edited to change the title.
|From Washington to Hampton - Weekend photo-diary
Hello Many images to follow. Enjoy.
|Tennessee Gov.: WH response to the flooding is like i've never seen
A bit more under the cut.
|Making life a little better every day
With very little fanfare, president Obama today signed an incredibly moving legislation.
|Practicing hope mongering
Hello and welcome to the mishmash.
|The b******t 'Obama's Katrina' non-stop memo (W/ Video)
15 months in office, and this president is the proud owner of a whole bunch of Katrinas.
|92,000 people, and one brilliant speech
Hello HEAVY photo-diary to follow.
|Saying a teary goodbye to Dorothy Height (Videos, photos)
Hello The very moving funeral service and farewell to a great lady under the cut.
|Mr. Obama goes out of Washington
Hello Here's the mishmash.
|"Superman and Batman reached out to their Muslim counterparts"
Hello Packed mishmash ahead.
|President Obama eulogizes 29 miners (Video, Photos)
All under the cut.
|"He deserves the rest because now we have health care".
Hello A little bit from the Obamas weekend in Asheville, N.C, where they finally see "real Americans"!! And those "real Americans", for some strange reason, seems to really like the president.
|Pelosi: It's glorious to be the Speaker when Barack Obama is the president
Hello The mishmash to follow.
|Gallup: Economy added 1.5 million new full-time jobs last month
Hello Thursday mishmash ahead.
|(IMPORTANT CLARIFICATION) Enough with the threats already!
Hello A quick mini rant under the cut. * * ETA: Wow, i went out, went to sleep, came back and i see that a fire broke out because of me. I didn't mean any of it, it was just a ...
|BBC world survey: "After a year, the 'Obama effect' is real" (and much more)
Hello Full mishmash of good news ahead.
|He really can't be their president
Hello I don't really follow any "Tea Party" news, non-stop illogical coverage. And I definitely stay as far as I can from their hateful, lame signs (how could that NYT poll find teabaggers to ...
|When a president is all heart
This will be short, but i just bumped into this clip that brought me to tears.
|"Let me be blunt: We've already been to the moon. Now we're going to Mars"
Hello A mishmash to follow.
|The Obamas: Making the world a better place, one day at a time
Hello The mishmash to follow.
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