Barack Obama flew his family of aides and advisers down to South Africa for Nelson Mandela’s funeral and mass-media send-off. The Obama Gang made a big deal going to the services for this South African Communist.
In 2011 Obama only sent a few former diplomats to services for former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, a truly great world leader. Obama never did like the British. He blames them for what happened to his paternal grandfather.
Obama’s grandfather, Hussein Onyango Obama, was a supposed victim of British oppression. This is an assumption that has in turn fuelled Obama's perceived bitterness towards Britain.
The Mandela love-fest gave Obama a world pulpit to try and fix his waning image. Who cares if Mandela hated American enterprise and lauded Cuba and its Communist leaders!
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