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Behind in the Count: Obama at Cooperstown

obama-whats with the overhand girlie toss

Baseball, apple pie, hot dogs; all hallmarks of an anticipated summer were disunited with Barack Obama in historic Cooperstown last week, touting tourism as a negligible channel to economic growth. Cooperstown, celebrating the Baseball Hall of Fame’s 75th Anniversary was an equivocal choice for Obama’s wild pitch on the need to reduce airport wait times for foreign visitors. For the event to hold some congruity, Obama signed a memorandum giving Homeland Security and commerce secretaries four months to devise a plan to streamline the entry process…….