Back in ’08, Candidate Obama went to Israel, to pander for Jewish votes, er, to gain a better understanding of the Middle East.
And he visited the Western Wall.
It is traditional for visitors to place notes with private prayers in the wall’s crevices.
Obama’s note was published in an Israeli newspaper, and a firestorm ensued, as it was condemned as a violation of his privacy and a “sacrilegious action.”
So, even before he was elected POTUS, he was
a pain in the a.. piece of work…well, whatever…
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu took a jab at President Obama on Facebook on Wednesday, suggesting he changed his attitude toward the Western Wall, the Jewish holy site in Jerusalem, since first running for president.
A message posted Wednesday on Netanyahu’s page showed a picture of Obama at the site during his 2008 presidential campaign. It then read, “2016: UN calls the Western Wall ‘occupied Palestinian territory.’ Seriously?”….