Another Obama Diplomacy Gaffe
Tonight’s Drudge headline features a photo of our President “yucking” it up with his fellow world leaders in a photo op.
(For some reason I can’t paste the photo into this diary).
President Obama has his arm around another world leader as he stands behind the President of China giving the classic All-American “thumbs up” sign…a symbol known in the U.S. as “ready to go.”
However, in several cultures and countries across the globe, this “thumbs up” sign is an obscene gesture. Given that millions could be viewing this photo, has our President just flipped off a significant part of the world, including some of our allies?