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Barack Obama-isms: The Biggest Obama Gaffes 

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Updated June 8, 2017 2.3k votes 356 voters 86.3k views 25 items
President Barack Obama may be the president, but he still flubs his lines like most politicians. These are the best "Obama-isms" as far as we can tell. These are the 44th President's classic gaffes and funny outtakes. From his time in the Senate to his time during the 2008 elections, President Obama has commited a number of verbal blunders and we expect to hear more from our President until the end of his first, and possibly only, term.
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I've now been in 57 states -- I think one left to go.
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"I've now been in 57 states -- I think one left to go."

At a campaign event in Beaverton, Oregon
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...ten thousand people died -- an entire town destroyed.
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"In case you missed it, this week, there was a tragedy in Kansas. Ten thousand people died -- an entire town destroyed."

On a Kansas tornado that killed 12 people
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Fallen heroes -- and I see many of them in the audience here today.
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"On this Memorial Day, as our nation honors its unbroken line of fallen heroes -- and I see many of them in the audience here today -- our sense of patriotism is particularly strong."
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The middle east is obviously an issue that has plagued the region for centuries.
The middle east is obvio... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Barack Obama-isms: The Biggest Obama Gaffes
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"The Middle East is obviously an issue that has plagued the region for centuries."

Tampa, Fla., Jan. 28, 2010
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