America. What have you done?

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    Hmmm.. I guess the bloom is off the Obama rose as far as Europe goes.


    The Spectator

    President Obama has had, by general consent, a torrid First Fortnight. To put it another way, it has taken precisely two weeks for the illusion that brought him to power to be exposed for the nonsense that it so obviously was.
     
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    You mean the Berliners no longer consider him the next JFK?
     
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    it was an interesting read
     
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    I have to agree this one is a humdinger,

     
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    I think a lot of people are suffering from buyer's remorse at this point. I would like to say that I hate to say I told you so, but...well, you get the point.
     
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    Hmm ... so different people are hating us this time around. Still sounds like the same as the last 8 years.
     
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    actually, it looks like the same people
     
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    Melanie Phillips? Give me a break. You cannot reference her and make a generalisation to anyone other than the far right.
     
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    Phillips? The imbecile who calls London "Londonistan". RAFLMAO.

    Representative of European thought?

    lol... aren't these people embarrassed?
     
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    They probably don't want to check - I mean with the dearth of commentators around the world who are willing to condemn Obama they have to rely on Limbaugh and other assorted jokes, when they find one from outside the US (apart from Steyne) that appears to be credible they get excitable and forget to check :lol:
     

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