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The Best of President Obama’s Umbrellagate


It wasn’t the most important thing that happened, but it is worth mocking the president for… having two U.S. marines hold umbrellas during a Rose Garden press conference with the Turkish prime minister.

It was the dismissive way in which Obama spoke about the marines that riled so many people:

I am going to go ahead and ask folks why don’t we get a couple of, uh, marines… they’re going to look good next to us cause I, uh, I’ve got a change of suits but I don’t know about uh, our prime, uh, prime minister.

And so… here’s the best of the satire:









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5 Comments on "The Best of President Obama’s Umbrellagate"

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  1. Steve Dennis says:

    Some funny stuff there, but doesn’t that Marine in the fist picture looked pissed?!
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  2. Robert says:

    “They’re going to look good next to us”

    No, Mr President. You look good next to THEM!

  3. I’ve called this photo essay to the attention of a few USMC buddies that I have.
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