president obama likes 'suzanne'

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president obama likes 'suzanne'

Postby Geoffrey » Sat Aug 15, 2015 11:19 pm

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Postby cohenadmirer » Mon Aug 17, 2015 12:43 am

Something pretty much for everyone on those playlists- but are these songs really what the president listens to when he has time to relax?
Remember he is a politician , albeit not one seeking re-election
Nonetheless the lists could be influenced by PR people advising him that including certain songs might make him look "cool"?
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Re: president obama likes 'suzanne'

Postby LisaLCFan » Mon Aug 17, 2015 2:11 am

I think the fact that Obama tweeted about his favourite tunes makes any discussion of the veracity of the playlists rather pointless. For me, that puts him right up there (or down there) with the likes of <insert name of mindless celebrity of the day> tweeting about what they had for lunch. :roll:
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Re: president obama likes 'suzanne'

Postby Geoffrey » Mon Aug 17, 2015 3:31 am

well, i am reticent to say too much because walls have ears, and it's not really allowed to talk about anything in here connected with politics. so may i just briefly say it was the first time the president has mentioned leonard, and i thought that was nice of him, despite the cynicism expressed by dave and lisa above. after all, leonard has never once in his life mentioned obama, remember. then again, living in a small fishing community as i do has perhaps made me naive. we islanders are a collection of good-natured and trusting souls, in the habit of seeing only the best in people. in my opinion leonard is quite good at singing songs, and i am not suspicious when people openly say they like him. prince charles likes leonard as well, lots of people do.

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Postby LisaLCFan » Mon Aug 17, 2015 3:52 am

Geoffrey wrote:... despite the cynicism expressed by dave and lisa above...
I wasn't being cynical, I was being condescending!
Geoffrey wrote:... after all, leonard has never once in his life mentioned obama...
And you know this how? (Now, I am being cynical! ;-) )
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Re: president obama likes 'suzanne'

Postby Geoffrey » Mon Aug 17, 2015 8:46 am

LisaLCFan wrote:
Geoffrey wrote:... after all, leonard has never once in his life mentioned obama...
And you know this how? (Now, I am being cynical! ;-) )
well, a wise celebrity never talks publicly about politics, because it alienates all their fans who vote for the other side. do a search both in google and this website and you will find leonard has never mentioned either the president or his successor, mr trump.
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Re: president obama likes 'suzanne'

Postby lizzytysh » Mon Aug 17, 2015 8:56 am

This is terrific! And I love it that Leonard and Suzanne are on his Night list. I saw mentioned somewhere [else] that he had tweeted his playlist. Kudos to Obama for his great choices!
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Re: president obama likes 'suzanne'

Postby rmorgan » Mon Aug 17, 2015 9:21 pm

But, does Suzanne like President Obama ..? :D
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Re: president obama likes 'suzanne'

Postby Wybe » Mon Aug 17, 2015 10:23 pm

President Reagan liked Nancy!

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Re: president obama likes 'suzanne'

Postby rmorgan » Tue Aug 18, 2015 2:43 pm

Brilliant, Wybe! :D
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Re: president obama likes 'suzanne'

Postby Squidgy » Mon Aug 24, 2015 2:39 am

Yeah, Obama jumped up and started singing Amazing Grace while the cameras were rolling, too.
He only did that because the people in that church--where their family members were shot--forgave the killer and refused to let themselves be used in Obama's race baiting agenda.
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Postby jdhayes » Thu Aug 27, 2015 9:51 pm

Yes, Wybe, but that seems so long ago!
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