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    "My understanding is that I will be ranked 99th in seniority," he said. "I'm going to be spending the first several months of my career in the U.S. Senate looking for the washroom and trying to figure out how the phones work."

    -Barack Obama upon winning US Senate seat in 2004
     
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    That's scary considering during the financial crisis he said call me if you need me.....:lol:
     
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    I hope he didn't run into Larry Craig.
     
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    and then two days after he found the washroom he ran for President//







    :badgrin:
     
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    did he wash his hands?
     
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    On withdrawing troops from Iraq:

    "If it is not stable, not only are we going to have a humanitarian crisis, I think we are also going to have a huge national security problem on our hands."

    Obama during debate with Alan Keyes while running for Senate, October 2004
     
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    "The suburbs bore me. And I'm not interested in isolating myself,"

    -Obama, Associated Press, April 1990
     
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    My grandmother is "a typical white person".

    Obama, Spring 2008
     
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    "I wasn't in Church during, uh, the time these statements were made."

    -Obama, Spring 2004, commenting about the 500 or more Rev. Wright sermons he attended over 20 years.
     
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    And after spending 5 years in a POW camp, McCain came home, divorced his wife, married a rich woman and ran for Senate


    And after shooting a moose and being saved by a witch doctor, Sara Palin ran for VP
    :clap2:

    We can play this game all night if you'd like
     

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