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Smart Power: Obama Repeatedly Botches Dignitaries' Names on Foreign Trip

Cal29 Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 8:27 PM
"I wonder what Suu Kyi was thinking as she heard the president mispronounce her name " Something like this: "Boy, is this American President stupid !!!"
thom112 Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 8:36 PM
BUT HE's A GOOD BOY!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Cal29 Wrote: Nov 19, 2012 8:44 PM
.........especially when he has gone to bed.
pascagoulapappy Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 12:20 AM
Yawzzuh, Boss, Ah bees a good boy !
Harold15 Wrote: Nov 20, 2012 6:08 AM
Emphasis on BOY! And I don't care if that's considered racist for me to say. Obama is not mature enough to be called a man.

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As Obama stood next to the world's most recognized democracy icon, he mispronounced her name repeatedly. Ever gracious, Suu Kyi did not correct her American guest for calling her Aung YAN Suu Kyi multiple times during his statement to reporters after their meeting. Proper pronunciation for the Nobel laureate's name is Ahng Sahn Soo Chee. The meeting came after Obama met with Myanmar's reformist new President Thein Sein - a name he also botched. As the two addressed the media, Obama called his counterpart "President Sein," an awkward,...