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Bush Talks Politics at Olympics

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Posted on Aug 11, 2008
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timesonline.co.uk

In case you missed it, here’s part of President Bush’s sit-down with NBC’s Olympic host Bob Costas on Sunday, during which a somewhat squirmy Bush talked about what he said to Vladimir Putin during the opening festivities, lamenting how the fighting in Georgia was conflicting with the spirit of the Olympics.

Watch the clip here.

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By Mike Varady, August 25, 2008 at 3:28 pm Link to this comment
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How come—at least as far as I know—no commentator ever seems to mention that Russia is doing exactily what we’ve been doing in the Middle East and thus Bush has no moral authority to make his remarks?

It seemsto me the commentators are supporting Bush by not mentioning it often and at great length.

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By jobart, August 13, 2008 at 8:46 am Link to this comment
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Listen to the way he “destroys” the Russian President’s last name.  He added an extra syllable, right down the middle. Hahaha !!

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By GW=MCHammered, August 12, 2008 at 6:32 am Link to this comment
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Listen to your pappy, Squirmy:

Elder Bush: Keep politics out of Olympics

http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2008-08/12/content_9207346.htm

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By hippy pam, August 12, 2008 at 5:45 am Link to this comment

I’m wondering WHAT we [i.e. gubmint]would have done WHEN “da cops” surrounded WACO/RUBY RIDGE whatever- IF CHINA/IRAN/whoever WOULD HAVE SENT FORCES IN TO INTERFERE!![I think those actions by other countries would have been considered AN INVASION]

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By AT, August 12, 2008 at 5:31 am Link to this comment
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Who cares? We are the laws,said the prez( if you don’t believe me, I’ll sign another one or whatever came from above or below or from Dickie).

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By 123456, August 12, 2008 at 3:33 am Link to this comment

The sheer open and proud hypocricy of not just Bush but McCain and the media, in condemning Russia for invading Georgia and ignoring cease-fire appeals, is beyond belief!

Apparently the faaar more brutal and criminal U.S. invasion of Iraq, as well as the U.S.-Israeli ignoring of the Lebanese government’s appeals for a cease-fire during its invasion by Israel, are not to be considered.

“Do as we say, not as we do”, is America’s foreign policy in a nutshell.

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By jack, August 11, 2008 at 10:17 pm Link to this comment
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How embarrassing it’s going to be when the US involvement in this provocational conflict comes to light.  US arms sales to Georgian militants are already out. The CIA/MI6/MOSSAD global provocateur network is running terrorism and proxy wars all over the world. Doubtful if anyone can shut them down. Don’t look to Brzezinski’s Obama. He’s with the program

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