We can clear this all up very simply, if you want. Just explain what you meant by the following sentence:<quoted text>
Sympathy as in Obama wants the sympathy card because he has a sick grandmother. The media will jump on this and want everyone to cry croc tears in order to enhance his candidacy.How could I express sympathy for her death at that time, she wasn't dead?
You do know there is more meanings to each word in the vocabulary than one? Don't you?
Brain === the part of the vertebrate nervous system that is the ORGAN of thought.
Brain ==== Intellect.
Brain ==== Intelligence
Just trying to point out the points illustrated in the dictionary.
Hopes this helps.
"There is a reason he went to Hawaii and its not about the ailing grandmother, more like sympathy for him in order to entice more votes."