Obama pulls back on 'enemies' remark to Latinos

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    WASHINGTON – A day before the pivotal midterm elections, President Barack Obama pulled back from remarks he made last month when he called on Latino voters to punish their "enemies" on Election Day. In an interview Monday with radio host Michael Baisden, Obama said he should have used the word "opponents" instead of enemies.

    Obama pulls back on 'enemies' remark to Latinos - Yahoo! News

    lmao...i remember just a couple of days ago some dems were staunchly defending obama over his remarks....
     
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    He really wanted to say crackers
     
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    Wow did he really say that? I missed that story...

    What an extremely stupid thing for a president to say.




     
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    Fuck my enemies.
     
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    don't forget, he is the great uniter....don't believe him, well, thats because you're an enemy...:lol:
     
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    :laugh: No, Seriously..........Unbelievable.
     
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    Kind of like closing the barn door after the cows get out, isn't it? He said it, he meant it.
     
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    Ranks right up there with calling the police department stupid...
     
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    yes he did....and he only took it back because it looked bad, he didn't immediately apologize, because he meant it....

    i don't recall any sitting president calling his political opponents and american citizens "enemies"
     
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