Fun quote of the day

 

I will not break the law unless I have to. I will not break the law unless I have to. I will not break the law ...

I will not break the law unless I have to. I will not break the law unless I have to. I will not break the law …

Barack Husein O’Bama on his role as Chief Executive 

“As the president, my first obligation is to observe the law here in the United States and to make sure that it’s applied consistently.”

White House spokesman Jay Carney hastened to assure reporters that the president’s acknowledgement of his duty to obey the law of the land did not extend to immigration, the environment, Justice Department investigations or healthcare. “There, he’ll follow his conscience”, Carney (might have) said.

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  1. Libertarian Advocate

    Conscience = whim?

  2. Gnawbone

    Earlier today Obama told Israeli television station Channel 2 that [convicted spy Jonathan] Pollard “is an individual who committed a very serious crime here in the United States.” The president said at the time that he recognized the emotions involved in the situation. But he added, “As the president, my first obligation is to observe the law here in the United States and to make sure that it’s applied consistently.”

    Then someone in the press corps shouted “April Fool”, and everyone just laughed and laughed.