Posts Tagged ‘olympics’

Obamahagen

18Dec09

President Obama loves Scandinavia. They’ve done so many nice things for him – the embarrassment of the Nobel Peace Prize, the humiliation of the Olympics award to Rio, and now the viscous beating of those who share Barack’s views on Global Warming. Today, he’s arrived to receive his own beating. Or, maybe he’s gone to […]


Gates Effect

03Oct09

Might the president’s attempts to get health care legislation through congress be disrupted by the Olympic bid? Could it have a Gates Effect? There has been a growing narrative taking hold about Barack Obama’s presidency in recent weeks: that he is loved by many, but feared by none; that he is full of lofty vision, […]


Stunning Defeat for White House White House advisers, many of them Chicago natives, had a personal stake in the Olympics bid. THE EGO HAS LANDED WORLD REJECTS OBAMA: CHICAGO OUT IN FIRST ROUND AN OLYMPIC SNUB Chicago Stunned As 2016 Bid Is Rejected In First Round… Stunning loss for city Comments October 2, 2009 We […]