There Was a Painfully Awkward Obama/Putin Stare-Down At The D-Day Ceremony

“I don’t even need your love…”

Obama ran on stage at the D-Day ceremony in France today…

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…and everything was going fine until…

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…Vlad showed up.

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That’s OK. Obama had totally prepared for this moment.

That's OK. Obama had totally prepared for this moment.

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1. First thing Obama did was stare Putin down with a discerning nod.

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2. Then Obama turned away because he was over it.

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3. Then, realizing he was taller, Obama smirked and looked down on Putin.

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“I’m so much taller than you…”

4. Then Putin was like “O RLY?”

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“You are short one Crimea.”

5. And the global frenemy stare-down got awkward…

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6. … and Putin was all like “u mad?”

 

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7. And everyone in the audience laughed nervously, especially this lady behind Obama.

 

8. And while O looked relaxed, Putin Ice Manned.

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“Ice man’d.”

 

The shot actually got so awk that the cameras pulled away…

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…and when we returned it was just Obama.

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This was the most awkward interaction between U.S. and Russian leaders since FDR made Stalin sit really far away from that ashtray.

   

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Community Post: Longest Word In The English Language Pronounced

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NFR-ADakI-c]Video available at: http://youtube.com/watch?v=NFR-ADakI-c.

It takes about three hours for this poor dude to pronounce the word, which can be found in its entirety here. The word is the full chemical name for titin, a protein found in the human body.

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