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May 23, 2009

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On the day after his terror speech and three days before Memorial Day, Obama flexes muscle while simultaneously dinging BushCo. by promising no cadet will see another war lacking a plan or without adequate fighting equipment.
Basking in the commencement glow (pic) not only bolsters Obama’s C.I.C. cred (pic), the President piggybacks onto a major McCain/Navy family event by sharing a prominent hug with the graduating John Jr. as well as co-owning a salute to and with McCain.
Tacking right, Obama couldn’t get better pictures.
(image 1 & 2: Charles Dharpak/AP image 3: Larry Downing/Reuters. image 4: Alex Wong/Gettty Images. Annapolis, 5/22/09)

  • DennisQ

    Why doesn’t Sen. McCain get himself a dignified hat? He looks like he’s at a sporting event, not the graduation of his son from the Naval Academy. He claims to be a political leader, but he’s afraid to commit a fashion no-no by wearing a broad-brimmed hat that will protect his face from a recurrence of skin cancer. As it is, he looks like a Little League Dad on Awards Day.

  • LarryInNoVA

    Why doesn’t Obama learn how to salute?

  • yg

    congratulating the son came as a surprise when it was announced and made for a nice moment.
    i wonder if the closing of gitmo project couldn’t be handed off to mccain? let him get the glory for accomplishing the task.

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