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Obama fails to mention sailors held by Iran in State of the Union: ‘No hostile intent’

Obama2016SOTUOn Tuesday, President Obama delivered his final State of the Union speech.  Noticeably absent from the speech was any mention of 10 sailors held hostage by Iran.

The reason, Jake Tapper said on Twitter, is because the Obama regime doesn’t see Iran’s actions as hostile.

Oh, well, if the Iranians assured us, that’s all we need, right?

Many weren’t impressed:

https://twitter.com/LouiseMensch/status/687112208216682496

https://twitter.com/smmarrujo/status/687081946560606213

It’s beyond embarrassing.

https://twitter.com/JeSuisMystere/status/687081871348375552

That clears it up.

https://twitter.com/Kristy_C_H/status/687114630305460225

Good question.

Meanwhile, Obama mentioned non-existent global warming, er, “climate change,” no less than five times.

Priorities…

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Joe Newby

A 10-year veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, Joe ran for a city council position in Riverside, Calif., in 1991 and managed successful campaigns for the Idaho state legislature. Co-author of "Banned: How Facebook enables militant Islamic jihad," Joe wrote for Examiner.com from 2010 until it closed in 2016 and his work has been published at Newsbusters, Spokane Faith and Values and other sites. He now runs the Conservative Firing Line.

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