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Are We Really Teed Off at Obama’s Golfing?

Independent’s Eye

Shortly after he angrily denounced the obscene beheading of freelance journalist James Foley by a member of the terrorist Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, a smiling President Barack Obama was photographed playing golf. And so it started -- just like clockwork.
Obama’s not really working... He’s ignoring the country’s crises.. He doesn’t really care about Foley... The optics are bad.
In reality, everyone knows the expressions of outrage over Obama’s golf and smile were part of an ongoing media and political ballet. It’s part of a dance with highly predictable moves, even though some ...

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