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Obama Schedule || Friday, December 14, 2012

by Keith Koffler on December 13, 2012, 10:17 pm

10:30 am || Receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
12:15 pm || Signs HR 6156, repealing Jackson-Vanik
3:30 pm || Meets with UN Ambassador Susan Rice

All times Eastern
Live stream of Carney briefing at 12:30 pm


RickW December 14, 2012 at 6:42 am

brief·ing (brfng)
1. The act or an instance of giving instructions or preparatory information to someone.
2. A meeting at which such information is presented.
3. The information conveyed at such a meeting.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition copyright ©2000 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Updated in 2009. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.

Jay doesn’t provide any information so, clearly, the description of “Briefing” is not accurate. How about “Show” as in a comedy routine?

Just2old December 14, 2012 at 6:43 am

I wonder if the repeal of the Jackson-Vanik amendment will improve our trade imbalance?

RickW December 14, 2012 at 7:53 am

Just, if Dear Leader says it will, then it will……. :>) He never misleads his subjects.

ImNoDhimmi December 14, 2012 at 7:51 am

News reports this morning reported Barry has weighed in on the NHL lockout. Is there anything he doesn’t have the compulsion to flap his gums about? I would have thought he had much more important things with which to concern himself, like the 25 parties at the White House, or his upcoming, hard earned vacation.

Car in December 14, 2012 at 8:12 am

What’s the point of a meeting with Susan Rice?

Robin H December 14, 2012 at 8:21 am

Hopefully her resignation as UN Ambassador? Or maybe they just need to get their stories straight.

cincycinco December 14, 2012 at 12:51 pm

Robin H,

No and no. Democrats are impervious to shame, seeing as how they believe they are our “betters” and their supporters just know “Republicans are racists, and it’s George Bush’s fault”, so no resignation; As for getting their stories straight, Democrats don’t even bother to lie convincingly any more. All of them, from Bammy on down keep getting caught in untruths (Susan Rice being a particuarly shining example), and it just doesn’t matter. I refer you back to “Republicans are racist, and it’s George Bush’s fault”.

In short, it is not possible to shame someone who has no sense of shame; and the lies are just fun for them now – kind of a game to see if they continue to get away with everything, so no need for collaboration on corroboration.

Four more years!


Star December 14, 2012 at 2:22 pm

Thanks for spinning on those shows, sorry I couldn’t really stand up for you–oh, well, you were too nice to some dictators anyhow.

doc December 14, 2012 at 8:15 am

Is it just me or does our commander in chief keep the lightest schedule i have ever heard of…what responsible adult starts his day at 10:30 AM

Chuck Thomas December 14, 2012 at 10:06 am

Sooo good to hear the negotiations on the “fiscal cliff” are complete, everything is settled and the “crisis” averted.

How does a mere mortal keep up with this sort of pace? Must be utterly exhausted at the end of a week of politicing, especially one that is capped off with a burdensome schedule like this one.

Otis Driftwood December 14, 2012 at 10:06 am

I just checked the WX report for the DC area for the weekend, looks like a Saturday golf outing in his future. Gotta brush up on his putting before vacation.

Star December 14, 2012 at 2:18 pm

I am completely horrified by that CT shooting spree–little chjildren two weeks before Christmas. This is an evil, evil world! Sometimes it takes all my courage to be in it.