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calendar   Saturday - July 25, 2009

Wasn’t that tasty?

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“Hey Michelle, what’s for dinner?”



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“Nothing for you dear, until you finish your Media UnHappy Meal™”



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Mmm, mmm, fresh crow!




Obama Seeks to Clarify ‘Stupidly’ Comment, Praises White Policeman

President Obama stopped short of an apology to Sgt. James Crowley for saying he “acted stupidly” for arresting black Harvard scholar Henry Lewis Gates Jr., but said he should have chosen his words more carefully.

President Obama stopped short of an apology to Sgt. James Crowley on Friday for saying he “acted stupidly” for arresting black Harvard scholar Henry Lewis Gates Jr., but said he should have chosen his words more carefully.

At an impromptu appearance at the daily White House briefing, Obama said he spoke with Crowley over the phone, and said he wanted to share a beer with Crowley and Gates at the White House.

“Because this has been ratcheting up and I helped contribute to ratcheting it up, I want to make clear that in my choice of words I unfortunately gave an impression that I was maligning the Cambridge Police Department or Sgt. Crowley specifically and I could have calibrated those words differently.”

“My sense is you’ve got two good people in a circumstance in which neither of them were able to resolve it the way the wanted to resolve it,” Obama added.

Earlier in the day Friday, the Cambridge and area police unions voiced their support for Crowley and called for an apology from Obama for his statement.

“His remarks were obviously misdirected but made it worse yet by suggesting somehow this case should remind us of a history of racial abuse by law enforcement,” Dennis O’Connor, president of the Cambridge Police Superior Officers Association, said at a news conference.

O’Connor also referred to statements made by Governor Deval Patrick—the state’s first black governor—who called the arrest “every black man’s nightmare.”

“Whatever may be the history, we deeply resent the implications and reject any suggestion that in this case or any other case that they’ve allowed a person’s race to direct their activities. However we hope they will reflect upon their past comments and apologize to the men and women of the Cambridge Police Department,” O’Connor said.

Obama has said he was surprised by the controversy sparked by his comments.




Yup, you read that right. He was honestly, actually surprised that anyone would resent his divine pronouncement, or that anyone would get their hackles up in defense or outrage of the treatment of a white police officer who dealt properly with a trouble-making, irritable, uncooperative black man. And then it turned out that Officer Coply was an official Department Racial Healer of the highest magnitude. Oopsy!

Guess what, Jinete de césped? Looks like the honeymoon, maybe she is over, no?


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