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Old 01-21-2009, 12:29 AM
Status: "Fall is almost over!" (set 16 days ago)
 
Location: Foot of the Rockies
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There is still a lawsuit on his citizenship due to be heard on Fri, I think.

And the FOX I heard didn't say what you think they said.
You mean yet another lawsuit to be dismissed without comment.
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Old 01-21-2009, 12:30 AM
 
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Roberts botched his part in the oath. Obama paused, waiting for him to correct himself. When He didn't, Obama then recited his part correctly.

You can relax now.
Here's another post worth repeating....maybe, just maybe , if the repubs read it enough TIMES it'll slowwwwwwwlllly sink in....

ROBERTS BLEW IT!!!!!!!


NOT OBAMA!


He is the PRESIDENT...HA HA!
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Old 01-21-2009, 01:47 AM
 
Location: Imaginary Figment
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I'm not a conspiracy nut...
Yea you are.

At best you're only half wrong.
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Old 01-21-2009, 02:11 AM
 
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Here's a video of Chris Wallace saying that he's not sure that Obama is the President because the oath was bobbled.

It seems you owe several apologies.
You focus on something unimportant. It's just an official ceremony. Of course he's the president.
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Old 01-21-2009, 02:23 AM
 
Location: Fort Worth/Dallas
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Sigh....gee I don't know, did it look like chief justice roberts was worried about it? Anyone else? No? Then why the hell are you worried about it. He's the president, he said the oath, please just get over it already & get on w/your life.

Ditto karfar! Please, let us move forward people.
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Old 01-21-2009, 04:44 AM
 
Location: Columbia, SC
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There is still a lawsuit on his citizenship due to be heard on Fri, I think.
If Roberts recuses himself I'll pay attention to it, but either he wasn't aware of its existence yesterday, or it didn't bother him very much.

Unless, of course, that's why he bobbled the oath while swearing in President Obama.
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Old 01-21-2009, 04:46 AM
 
Location: Columbia, SC
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Funny how this can be said....while Bush haters couldn't get over him while he was in office...so now the losers of the last 8 years are coming out to say that people who don't like Obama's point of view, are losers because Bush haters were losers?
How utterly profound.
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Old 01-21-2009, 07:43 AM
 
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Some constitutional lawyers are suggesting that Obama and Roberts have a private do-over. Apparently there is some precedent here, with Chester Arthur and Calvin Coolidge.

Experts say Obama should retake the oath
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Old 01-21-2009, 07:57 AM
 
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Some constitutional lawyers are suggesting that Obama and Roberts have a private do-over. Apparently there is some precedent here, with Chester Arthur and Calvin Coolidge.

Experts say Obama should retake the oath
Interesting article. I love minutia like that.
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Old 01-21-2009, 08:43 AM
 
Location: Democratic Peoples Republic of Redneckistan
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I'm not a conspiracy nut, but did anyone else catch it? He stumbled during his repeating and taking of the oath. He said the main part backwards too. Even after the officer repeated it back to him a second time, he still said it back wrong. I'm surprised they did not require him to state it correctly. After all, it is more then just a ceremony, it is a declaration of the official Presidential duties. Years ago when I was sworn in as a LE officer, every single specific word had to be stated correctly.
I'm not a conspiracy nut, but did anyone else catch it?

LMAO We have read your posts before,so spare us that little joke.Where are all of your (wrong) pre election super secret sources now??? Back at Wal Mart as greeters?

Years ago when I was sworn in as a LE officer, every single specific word had to be stated correctly

Being sworn in as POTUS is a LOT different than being sworn in by Mayor McCheese at the local Ronald McDonald playland.You did realize that that was just a dude in a funny suit and that badge was a plastic one they give ALL of the customer's kids in there didn't you???
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