Russian Media Continues to Mock Obama With Monkey Comparisons
Russian media continues to mock Obama with monkey comparisons and racist remarks.
Russian store under fire for selling ‘monkey Obama’ chopping board (Washington Star News)
Russian media is not too concerned with political correctness.
Obama Monkey-Banana Signs in Lysva, Russia July 2014 – Fighting fascism? pic.twitter.com/UaZxsBDde6
— Mannfred Nyttingnes (@MannfredNikolai) July 4, 2015
The Obama portrait…
— Zombie Outbreak (@ZombieTacTeam) May 22, 2014
In Russia today they’re also selling T-shirts of Vladimir Putin judo-kicking Obama’s ass.
“Our answer to sanctions.” A t-shirt on sale in Crimea shows Putin using his judo skills on President Obama. (Photo by Valeria Koulikova)
Obama is an international joke.
— Rami (@RamiAlLolah) November 5, 2015
The Observer reported:
The Russian public is largely informed by TV shows and other media, which never miss an opportunity to remind viewers that the current occupant of the White House is the world’s biggest villain—but not one to be taken too seriously.
Russian television has its own Bill O’Reilly. His name is Dmitry Kiselyov, and he is the host of his own weekly program News of the Week. This week’s heroes are Fox’s Ralph Peters and actress Stacey Dash, for the simple reason they “cursed” Mr. Obama last week. That’s good enough for Mr. Kiselyov.
“I am not going to clog your brains with the usual banalities by Obama,” was all Mr. Kiselyov said to his viewers last Sunday, after the U.S. President’s speech from the Oval office. Rather than reporting on the substance of the U.S. President’s policies, Russian media prefers stories on Mr. Obama making faces like ‘Grumpy Cat,’ or on his wife’s adoration of rap music or other easy-to-digest memes:
Barack Obama loves to act like a clown.
“U.S. President Barack Obama started to laugh when asked by The Daily Show’s Jon Stewart who the U.S. is bombing in the Middle East. It’s not his first appearance on the comedy show,” reported major Russian news agency RIA Novosti,
Barack Obama is lazy.
“During his presidency, Obama spent more than 1,100 hours on the golf course—or one-and-a-half months without breaks for sleep or food. He played golf 247 times during his presidency, breaking the record of Dwight Eisenhower who did it 210 times,” a major Russian tabloid reported.Read the rest here.