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Old 03-28-2011, 10:46 AM
 
Location: Jewel Lake (Sagle) Idaho
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Obama Faces Backlash Abroad Amid Libyan Turmoil - FoxNews.com

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Two years ago, President Obama was cheered in the Middle East and around the world as he toured capital cities on a diplomatic mission of reconciliation following an administration defined by two wars.
Last week looked a little different.

Crowds shouted "down with Obama" in Mali, burned him in effigy in Sri Lanka and, in Spain, brought back a slogan once used to attack George W. Bush -- "no more blood for oil."

Obama's decision to enter Libya in hopes of preventing a slaughter at the hands of Muammar al-Qaddafi could, despite its best intentions, accelerate a public-opinion shift in some quarters of the world away from the U.S. president.
SOSDD. I actually feel some degree of pity for Obama in this regard, he's in a damned if you do, damned if you don't scenario. Much like GWB was. It didn't take long for the Islamic world's "blame America first" mantra to begin.
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Old 03-28-2011, 04:09 PM
 
Location: OCEAN BREEZES AND VIEWS SAN CLEMENTE
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While he was campaigining, did he not say that an act of war, he would not go into unless it was his last resort! i think i many have a video of hims saying this. And he would seek to get permission, did he this time! I have no pity for him, he seems to have everything planned out down to his TELEVISIED SPEECHES.
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