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    President Barack Obama views the Emancipation Proclamation with a small group of African American seniors, their grandchildren and some children from the Washington, D.C. area, in the Oval Office, Jan. 18, 2010. This copy of the Emancipation Proclamation, which is on loan from the Smithsonian Museum of American History, was hung on the wall of the Oval Office today and will be exhibited for six months, before being moved to the Lincoln Bedroom where the original Proclamation was signed by Abraham Lincoln on Jan. 1, 1863. (Official White House photo by Pete Souza)

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    1. vinknk [deleted] 63 months ago

      Upset for the Ages?

      corner.nationalreview.com/post/?q=NzFjNjZjNTdjN2U2ZDQyYmE...

      croakley, like jobama, is bad for America.

      ears stumping/stuttering for croakley and bad-mouthing Scott Brown, a man that he, admittedly, does not know:

      www.youtube.com/watch?v=cqs_osD0x90

      x

    2. robertodevido 63 months ago

      A pretty cool thing to have on the wall of your office ...

    3. eglinskibernd [deleted] 63 months ago

      Bella...:)

    4. MaY ـTh ♫ [deleted] 63 months ago

      Obama, a man of peace
      ^_^

    5. vinknk [deleted] 63 months ago

      A note to the POTUS: Massachusetts is going to tell you what they think about you today.

      A note to libs: You know Scott Brown is a good man when you have this poor sport of a sports commentator railing against him on mslsd:

      www.youtube.com/watch?v=uLjAahyKfp0

      A note to keith olbermann: you're a dumb-shit liar and i love it. Thank God for Youtube...how else could we marvel at your foul-foot-in-mouth snippets? (It's not as though anyone watches mslsd.)

    6. vinknk [deleted] 63 months ago

      Scott Brown for President.

      corner.nationalreview.com/post/?q=Yjk5NDJmNWFiNTE1MTIxYmF...

      Brown/Palin 2012
      Best-looking, smartest team ever!

      Meanwhile....

      DNC, White House, and Coakley Camp in a Mexican Standoff

      corner.nationalreview.com/post/?q=YjVjNzcxMzhmYTY0ZmE5YzU...

      Warning. Horrific barney's frank image included in this article: online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704541004575011021...

    7. SLH Photography 2009 63 months ago

      Good job Pete. Great expression by the President as he speaks about the Proclamation, to all the guests invited. Good eye !!!

    8. Unalienable Rights by GOD- not Executive Order 63 months ago

      Actually Obama is opening up a very large gap in this country and is determined to divide Americans with his Progressive Liberal agendas.

      Most Americans black or white do not want progressive ideas pushed onto them.

    9. vinknk [deleted] 63 months ago

      Most Americans black or white do not want progressive ideas pushed onto them.

      Amen. Thank you for the link, Unalienable.

      Song dedication to barry: www.youtube.com/watch?v=h85yLkU4POg

      x

    10. vinknk [deleted] 63 months ago

      Awesome document on display, no doubt.

      Here's something for all of the eurotards and America-haters who love bashing this great nation:

      townhall.com/columnists/MichaelMedved/2007/09/26/six_inco...

      53 Brown, 46 croakley, 66% reporting.
      "i love you..and i miss you"
      xoxo

    11. vinknk [deleted] 63 months ago

      Brown wins.

      www.youtube.com/watch?v=gMxkMy9JvXI

      The people have spoken.

      Wake up, barry and fellow libs.

    12. Mister Buckets Serious Time 63 months ago

      Despite the economy, the wars, and the multitude of problems in America, it is truly a great time to be here.

    13. vinknk [deleted] 63 months ago

      I believe that the usual lib-tards are having a difficult time posting here with their sappy, pro-barry cackle. It's understandable, but rest assured: time heals all wounds.

      God has a plan. Your current humiliation in MA is all for the best. Further, this supposed health care insurance "reform" was nothing of the kind. Derailing this whacky bill (whatever it was to become) will actually help you libs come November. You are still going to lose seats, but not as many if your politicians come around.

      On the other hand, if congress gets "tricky" and/or "nutty" on us, trying to ram something through, you libs will pay dearly.

      Per Jeffrey H. Anderson:
      "Obamacare could hardly have suffered a clearer or more crushing defeat. The only question left for congressional Democrats is whether they want to admit defeat now, or admit defeat in November. As the Massachusetts election vividly demonstrated, either the Democrats can cast votes against Obamacare, or the American people can do so."

    14. THROUGH_HAWAIIAN_EYES 63 months ago

      Aloha Pete, you always take such fantastic photographs
      of our President. I wonder if I am clever enough to keep
      a certain troll, (above) distracted and quiet for awhile.
      My guess, "No."
      Enjoy the video, and the guns are not real, too bad.
      I can just pretend...... I love my Guitar Hero though. :)
      ♪♫♫ Kasabian FIRE ♪♫♫

      Aloha from Hawaii Pete,
      Moanalani :)

      ~My Guitar Hero and I, :)~
      My Guitar Hero and I, Naturally :)

    15. THROUGH_HAWAIIAN_EYES 63 months ago

      Not going anywhere with you Mr. Troll.
      Take a trip to Hawaii and let us spread the
      Aloha Spirit in which our President embodies.

      You need a vacation permanently................... *kaboom*
      Aloha,
      Moanalani :)

    16. Been Buddy Longway 63 months ago

      My condolences to the White House at not winning the senator seat in Massasuchetts today.

      And my congratulations on the anniversary of One Year Presidency.
      The photo cover of "The Independent" of Barack Obama and Michelle Obama performing the oath in Wahington on Jan. 20 2009 has ever since been framed in my living room.

      In my vision, it is not easy for people, for citizens, to understand messianic people. Simply because the latter don't come in great numbers.

      We trust you, we support you, sir Obama.

      We wish you inspiration, patience and courage in the second year of your presidency.

      Yours sincerely,

      Stefaan H. S.
      Leuven
      België

    17. Geraldo Costa fotografias 63 months ago

      Very nice,,, Fantastic, photos..

    18. Wiro Oudejans (Wiro.Karen) 63 months ago

      the sculpture on the desk, is it martin luther king?

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