Sealed with a kiss: Was Obamaa s smooch in poor taste?

Nov 20, 2012 Full story: USA Today

Navigating the global etiquette of "PDAs," or public displays of affection, can be a challenge for American travelers - including President Obama, whose recent embrace of Burma's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi has raised questions of whether his cheek plant was in poor taste.

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#1 Nov 20, 2012
Yes, unforunately it was on poor taste for both parties, particularly a spiritual Buddhist country like Burma. Obama should have been briefed about the correct form or protocol. Cannot imagine Obama doing this to an Islamic woman politician.
Had Obama gone over the top?
Suu Kyi appeared to be an adored object of desire rather than a woman of substance in politics.
Her body language on the previous meeting in the White House was a young woman in love with a powerful man:she tilted her head like a dog listening to his master whilst Obama had a finger pointing at her to make his point.
Suu Kyi looked like a pupil.

Hamilton, Canada

#2 Nov 20, 2012
You're not even allowed to shake hands with Muslim women.
Anti-colonialist s

London, UK

#3 Nov 20, 2012
well wrote:
You're not even allowed to shake hands with Muslim women.
Does SuuKyi know who she is? with all this adulations and fawnning.
silly cow she will obstruct progress in Burma as she did the democracy road map. she invited tourism boycott, she invited sanctions, she discourage foreign direct investment, she demands Rohingyas be given Burmese citizenship - in couched language.

yet, people are still being fooled. her favourite DJ Hairy cornflake has been charged. check it out man, check it out. all yer gotta do is google Hairy cornflake.

So back to our question; who is suuKyi and what is SuuKyi? can yer believe everything the media project?

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