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Obama Draws Criticism For 'Coffee Cup' Salute

CBS Local - 24 Sep 2014
LANHAM, Md. (WNEW) — Since President Barack Obama landed in New York for the UN General Assembly debate Tuesday, his salute to a Marine as he stepped off his helicopter attracted quite a bit of criticism. The President had a drink in his hand as he ...
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'Black Panther' and the Revenge of the Black Nerds

New York Times - 16 Feb 2018
“What's remarkable is the way 'nerd' is such a badge of honor now,” Mr. Obama told Popular Science in 2016. “Growing up, I'm sure, I wasn't the only kid who read Spider-Man comics and learned how to do the Vulcan salute, but it wasn't like it is today ...
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A salute to the presidents' pets

NewsOK.com - 19 Feb 2018
President Barack Obama's family eventually settled on a cute black-and-white hypoallergenic Portuguese water dog named Bo (later joined by Sunny, another dog of the same breed). During the most recent election season, 17 conservative candidates ran for ...
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Salute the Leader! Rules and regs for the MAGA military parade

WHYY - 07 Feb 2018
Parade attendees are cautioned to watch their footing, because Abrams tanks might do damage to the Washington asphalt, which, if it happens, would be Obama's fault. — We applaud the mass purchase of ICBM hats, sold exclusively at the Trump 2020 Store ...
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Laborers salute union as it reaches 100 years

Chicago Tribune - 28 Jan 2018
They credited responsible bidding ordinances passed by local municipalities and the $305 billion in federal funds for road and related infrastructure projects through the Fixing America's Surface Transportation Act, signed into law by then-President ...
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Day in Photos: February 14, 2018

News18 - 14 Feb 2018
X. 4/ 10. Kolkata: Hindu Samhati members take part in a rally to mark their 10th anniversary in Kolkata on Wednesday. (Image: PTI). X. 5/ 10. New Delhi: Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh flags off the 'Jal Mitti Rath Yatra' for 'Rashtra Raksha ...
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Jay-Z, leading on Grammy Day, attacked by Trump

ABS-CBN News - 28 Jan 2018
Shawn "JAY-Z" Carter speaks after being honored during the 2018 Pre-GRAMMY Gala & GRAMMY Salute to Industry Icons presented by Clive Davis and The Recording Academy honoring Shawn "JAY-Z" Carter in Manhattan, New York, US Saturday. Andrew Kelly ...
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Martial naw: Some ill at ease over Trump's military parade idea

Newsday - 08 Feb 2018
The president has fixated on the idea since attending France's Bastille Day celebration, the annual show in Paris of marching soldiers, armored vehicles and military aircraft flyovers. Staunchly pro-military Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said a “Soviet ...
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NFL Rejects Veterans Group's Ad for Super Bowl Program

Snopes.com - 24 Jan 2018
AMVETS said the same ad was accepted by the NHL and NBA for use in official programs for their All-Star Games. McCarthy said the NFL game program has “never been a place for advertising that could be considered by some as a political statement. The NFL ...
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No, Mr. President, 'E Pluribus Unum' is Our Motto

Progressive.org - 31 Jan 2018
And yes, everyone should be amazed that without really passing a major legislative initiative until a month ago, he's been able to take the "carnage" Obama left him and spin that into a claim that there's "never been a better time" to be an American ...
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R-Day salute for braveheart

The Telegraph - 25 Jan 2018
Nirala's four-year-old daughter Jigyasa is also accompanying the family. Nirala was only 31 when he attained martyrdom while fighting with Lashkar-e-Toiba (LeT) operatives in Hajin area of Jammu and Kashmir on November 18 last year. He single-handedly ...
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16 Years of Presidents Talking About the War in Afghanistan

The Atlantic - 31 Jan 2018
And we salute the courage and sacrifice of every man and woman in this 9/11 generation who has served to keep us safe. We are humbled and grateful for your service. … Instead of Americans patrolling the valleys of Afghanistan, we've trained their ...
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Donald Trump Doesn't Salute the Flag?

snopes.com - 18 Oct 2017
During the 2008 presidential campaign, a cottage industry was started from a single instance in which Democratic candidate Barack Obama, then a senator from Illinois, was captured on video standing with his hands clenched below his waist during the ...

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