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Obama: 'I Beat Myself Up' Worse Than Anyone
« on: December 21, 2013, 08:37:18 AM »
http://www.breitbart.com/Big-Government/2013/12/20/Obama-self-critical



 by Breitbart News 20 Dec 2013

On Friday at the White House, President Obama lashed out at ABC News reporter Jonathan Karl and Fox News’ Ed Henry, explaining that he was self-critical enough that he did not need to hear critical questions from the two of them. “It’s not that I don’t engage in a lot of self-reflection here,” he said in response to a question from Karl. “I promise I beat myself up even worse than you or Ed Henry does, on any given day, but I’ve also got to wake up in the morning and make sure that I do better the next day.”

Obama’s relationships with the press corps have been on the downslope for months. White House press secretary Jay Carney has engaged repeatedly in battles with Karl over issues ranging from failures of the Obamacare rollout to Benghazi; he has ignored Ed Henry to the point where Henry walked out of a White House press briefing.

President Obama has also repeatedly attempted to portray himself as self-critical, stating repeatedly that he wanted to get outside the Washington, D.C. bubble and that the White House had made him a humbler person.

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Re: Obama: 'I Beat Myself Up' Worse Than Anyone
« Reply #1 on: December 21, 2013, 08:49:48 AM »
Contrary to press reports, Obammy isn't vacationing in Hawaii. He's taken a detour to Fantasy Island.
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Re: Obama: 'I Beat Myself Up' Worse Than Anyone
« Reply #2 on: December 21, 2013, 09:03:01 AM »
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“I promise I beat myself up even worse than you or Ed Henry does,"

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Re: Obama: 'I Beat Myself Up' Worse Than Anyone
« Reply #3 on: December 21, 2013, 10:33:15 AM »
As usual, it's all about him and his personal emotional state as opposed to what his policies are doing to the country.
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Re: Obama: 'I Beat Myself Up' Worse Than Anyone
« Reply #4 on: December 21, 2013, 10:47:29 AM »
As usual, it's all about him and his personal emotional state as opposed to what his policies are doing to the country.

Yep! We should worry about one person's emotionally well-being compared to an entire nation's. He's the definition of narcissism.

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Re: Obama: 'I Beat Myself Up' Worse Than Anyone
« Reply #5 on: December 21, 2013, 10:56:26 AM »
Mr. President.....you are so full of sh*t!
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Re: Obama: 'I Beat Myself Up' Worse Than Anyone
« Reply #6 on: December 21, 2013, 11:09:48 AM »
As usual, it's all about him and his personal emotional state as opposed to what his policies are doing to the country.

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Re: Obama: 'I Beat Myself Up' Worse Than Anyone
« Reply #7 on: December 21, 2013, 11:17:59 AM »
Anyone president who thinks he beats himself up more than other people do needs some psychological help. :woohoo:
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Re: Obama: 'I Beat Myself Up' Worse Than Anyone
« Reply #8 on: December 21, 2013, 11:28:35 AM »
yo..Borak
Let me take a shot at it
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Re: Obama: 'I Beat Myself Up' Worse Than Anyone
« Reply #9 on: December 21, 2013, 11:46:38 AM »
yo..Borak
Let me take a shot at it

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Re: Obama: 'I Beat Myself Up' Worse Than Anyone
« Reply #10 on: December 21, 2013, 12:00:01 PM »
Anyone president who thinks he beats himself up more than other people do needs some psychological help. :woohoo:

We've known Obastard needs serious psychological help from day 1.

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Re: Obama: 'I Beat Myself Up' Worse Than Anyone
« Reply #11 on: December 21, 2013, 12:54:22 PM »
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sorry..I just got sooo excited. I forgot my manners.
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Re: Obama: 'I Beat Myself Up' Worse Than Anyone
« Reply #12 on: December 21, 2013, 12:58:50 PM »
sorry..I just got sooo excited. I forgot my manners.

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