Hey, Chris Matthews. How does that thrill feel in the leg now?
With the Summit of the Americas underway, President Obama was among three presidents of the Americas today to participate in a panel on energy and the economy, among other things, along with Colombia’s President Juan Manuel Santos, and Brazil’s President Dilma Rousseff. Moderating this panel is America’s own Chris Matthews, whose idiosyncrasies, if somewhat confusing to a portion of Americans, was completely baffling for the Latin American presidents. After a particularly contentious question at President Rousseff, President Obama had to step in and explain: “this is what happens,” he tells the audience, when American journalists are unleashed on Latin America.
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- America, “Their” America (02varvara.wordpress.com)