Daily Archives: March 28, 2011

Obama’s Libya Speech: My Reaction As It Happened

Here’s my post from Tuesday morning in reaction to Obama’s speech: https://americantruthmachine.wordpress.com/2011/03/29/my-reaction-to-obamas-libya-speech/

Below are the notes that I took during Obama’s Libya Speech.  I’ll have more analysis on Tuesday (see above link).

Obama takes the podium. He’s good at looking in the camera.

Starts off by “paying tribute” to the men and women in uniform.  He’s “grateful” to the military.  Very predictable open.

Notes that America doesn’t like to use military, but we have a responsibility to act.

Continue reading


Comments Off on Obama’s Libya Speech: My Reaction As It Happened

Filed under Politics, The World

Short Takes: 3/28/11

Donald Trump has released his birth certificate, as the attention whore continues his “birther” crusade.  At this point, Trump is no longer a serious candidate.  The so-called “birther” thing is stupid.  Obama was born in Hawaii. Arguing otherwise just makes you look like an ass.

Is nothing sacred? The White House Easter Egg Roll is going green, so add that to the list of things that environmentalists have ruined.  It’s bad enough that I can’t flush my toilet because it uses almost no water. Now Easter is being destroyed by the greenie weenies too?

Continue reading

Comments Off on Short Takes: 3/28/11

Filed under 2012, Entertainment, Politics, The Media

Obama Addresses the Nation on Libya

Tonight, President Obama will speak to the nation regarding the Libya intervention:

President Barack Obama plans to address the nation at 7:30 p.m. ET Monday following calls from across the political spectrum for the U.S. leader to clarify America’s role in the U.N.-authorized military mission in Libya.

Both Democrats and Republicans have criticized the president’s policy in the war-torn North African nation. Among other things, they have questioned the purpose of the mission, as well as its cost, endgame, and consequences for the broader Arab world.

Continue reading

Comments Off on Obama Addresses the Nation on Libya

Filed under Politics, The World