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Obama loses cool at heckler

By Catholic Online
5/9/2014 (2 years ago)
Catholic Online (www.catholic.org)

President says heckler, 'kind of screwed up my ending'

Things didn't go exactly as planned for President Obama when he made a speech at the Democratic National Committee in San Jose, California on May 8.

President Obama was heckled during a May 8 speech in San Jose, California.

President Obama was heckled during a May 8 speech in San Jose, California.

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By Catholic Online
Catholic Online (www.catholic.org)
5/9/2014 (2 years ago)

Published in U.S.

Keywords: US, entertainment, President Obama


LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - In his address to wealthy Silicon Valley executives he spoke about how they needed to dig into their wallets to help raise funds to help democratic candidates win in the mid-term election.

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Near the end of the speech President Obama was heckled by a man, who asked about freedoms and voting, though nearly unintelligibly.

As much as the president tried to get back on track, the heckler wouldn't stop, eventually Obama told the heckler that "I love you back. You kind of screwed up my ending but that's ok," which earned a laugh from the assembled supporters.

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