Saturday, December 4, 2010

Obama forgets the Coast Guard

Afghanistan - Obama needed a little help from the troops in Afghanistan as he thanked the military branches for their work but forgot to mention the Coast Guard. “I think we’ve got every service here tonight,” Obama said. He then called on the branches as their members cheered: “We’ve got Army. We’ve got Navy. We’ve got Air Force. I think we may have a few Marines around, too.” Moving to his remarks, Obama said, “Now, here in Afghanistan …” Then, someone in the crowd shouted out, “Coast Guard!” “Coast Guard?” Obama repeated. “Is that what I heard?” ...More