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    Obama: Gabby Opened Her Eyes For the First Time

    Obama: Gabby Opened Her Eyes For the First Time

    At the memorial service for the victims of the shooting in Tucson, Arizona, President Obama said that Rep. Gabrielle Giffords opened her eyes for the first time after his visit.
    Great moment!

    LINK TO VIDEO

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    Re: Obama: Gabby Opened Her Eyes For the First Time

    You go girl!!!
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    So there is absolutely no evidence this woman, whom you called a slut, did this but you are ready to take someone's word as evidence. Guess you don't think witch hunts have to end when it's going after the certain people.

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    Re: Obama: Gabby Opened Her Eyes For the First Time

    That's fantastic news... I hope she continues to make progress and her full recovery happens quickly.

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    Re: Obama: Gabby Opened Her Eyes For the First Time

    excellent news, and, i thought, a pretty damn fine speech.

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    Re: Obama: Gabby Opened Her Eyes For the First Time

    Quote Originally Posted by hazlnut View Post
    Need any more proof?


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    Re: Obama: Gabby Opened Her Eyes For the First Time

    Was a good memorial service.
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    Re: Obama: Gabby Opened Her Eyes For the First Time

    Wonderful memorial service! I think the President is right, we all (both sides) need to think about whether what we say will have a positive effect or not before we say it. I know I have room to improve in this area. I hope others will come to the same realization.
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    Re: Obama: Gabby Opened Her Eyes For the First Time

    That was a great part of the speech. And I actually gave Obama kudos on my facebook status for once when he came out and basically dismissed those many on his side that have made a political mockery of this, essentially pointing out that using this tragedy to condemn "hateful rhetoric" by using hateful rhetoric themselves are wrong to do so and hurtful.
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    In fact, I would wager to you that within 10 years of today's date that stupid MAGA hat will be registered as a symbol of hate on par with a Swastika.

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    Re: Obama: Gabby Opened Her Eyes For the First Time

    Quote Originally Posted by Zyphlin View Post
    That was a great part of the speech. And I actually gave Obama kudos on my facebook status for once when he came out and basically dismissed those many on his side that have made a political mockery of this, essentially pointing out that using this tragedy to condemn "hateful rhetoric" by using hateful rhetoric themselves are wrong to do so and hurtful.
    Obama always was good at giving speeches.

    It's the "being a president" part he struggles with.

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    Re: Obama: Gabby Opened Her Eyes For the First Time

    Quote Originally Posted by dontworrybehappy View Post
    Obama always was good at giving speeches.

    It's the "being a president" part he struggles with.
    Thank you for that wonderful bit of partisan rhetoric that had no real purpose in this thread. It was much appreciated. I almost was going to start believing that I liked Obama as a President if not for your wonderful insight in a thread specifically about a specific moment in his speech and not about his job as president at all.

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    In fact, I would wager to you that within 10 years of today's date that stupid MAGA hat will be registered as a symbol of hate on par with a Swastika.

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