Left: Republicans are rooting against America

By GLENN THRUSH Politico.com 10/5/09

During the Bush era, Republicans from Karl Rove to Joe Wilson questioned — in ways both veiled and overt — the patriotism of Democrats who challenged the administration’s Iraq policy, pre-war intelligence and surveillance programs.

But the joyous reaction in some GOP quarters to the International Olympics Committee’s snub of […]

George Will: Obama Went to Copenhagen to Speak About Himself

By Noel Sheppard Newsbusters.com October 4, 2009

On Sunday, ABC’s George Will uttered an inconvenient truth about Barack Obama that his adoring media have been ignoring since he first threw his hat into the presidential ring in February 2007: his rhetoric is filled with constant references to himself.

To prove the point on the […]

Axelrod: ‘Politics’ sank Obama’s Olympics effort

By: BYRON YORK Washington Examiner Chief Political Correspondent 10/02/09

Top White House adviser David Axelrod says “politics” played a key role in the International Olympic Committee’s decision to reject President Obama’s appeal in support of Chicago’s bid to host the 2016 Olympics.

In an interview moments ago on CNN, Axelrod said, “I don’t view […]

Danish News: Obama’s Arrogance Turned Off IOC

GatewayPundit.com Saturday, October 3, 2009

Now we know why Chicago lost out– The IOC did not appreciate Obama’s arrogance.

Don Surber posted the translation from the Danish website Berlingske:

“The fact that Barack Obama came, could not do it. I think he lacked emotion, it seemed too empty and business-like. When Tony Blair promoted London […]

You might be an unpatriotic moron…

White House, lefty blogs going ape over righty rejoicing at Obama’s failure

by Rick Moran American Thinker October 3, 2009

If you did not support the president’s trip to Denmark to lobby for the Olympics coming to Chicago, you are an unpatriotic moron.

If you opposed bringing the games here, you hate America.

Those […]

NBC New York: Obama’s Olympic Failure

At CAJ we believe Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, North Korea, the U.S. economy, our individual liberties, and several other items in today’s news are far more urgent than the Olympic games. But it’s useful to note the reaction of the mainstream media–particularly that of the “GE Networks”–to this “failure” of the President’s “celebrity” and “star power” […]