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November 21st, 2011
01:28 PM ET

No Talking Points: Obama's 'Lazy' Remark

CNN's Don Lemon restores the context around President Barack Obama's "lazy" remark at the APEC summit, after Republican presidential hopefuls began using it as a talking point on the campaign trail.


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  1. Linda

    Typical RepubliCONs – taking words out of context to use for their own benefit! NOT WORKING with me! OBAMA 2012!

    November 21, 2011 at 2:19 pm |
  2. jorge del rio

    the problem of the humans is that they only think with the brain to have problem & to forgete.

    November 21, 2011 at 11:22 pm |
  3. dmen

    Americans are lazy. Facts are facts.

    November 22, 2011 at 6:23 am |
  4. Mrs. Eileen Curras widow to Hernandez, WWII

    The problem of society is that it lets the masses push them and here the Republicans are using it to their advantage. The message of the President is clear, but the Republicans want to confuse it.Officials are not doing what they should do. Americans are not lazy.

    November 22, 2011 at 12:50 pm |
  5. Chelenie Howard

    Why lie Americans are lazy*The corporations are lazy they live like fat fat cats and take bailout money to give themselves bonuses*I do remeber this country once having slavery that sounds like laziness to me*Did I read the history text wrong or something

    November 23, 2011 at 7:49 am |
  6. Bob Allen( Paradise, CA)

    They are not lazy, they leave things up to others countries which saves companies so they do not need to pay American wages. One more thing if the Gop candidates need to distort what the president says or does, maybe they should try another person.

    November 24, 2011 at 1:26 am |
  7. Name*Liz Carter

    Yes, I agree Linda....and I wonder if anyone remembers Santorum saying to a group of folks last year that America was thriving and doing well up until 1965! Why didn't liberals jump out and question his reasoning for making such a remark? Why isn't that when the 'voters rights bill' was passed?? What was he trying to say? I noticed the media didn't jump all over that!

    February 10, 2012 at 11:46 am |

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