By Judi McLeod Thursday, November 22, 2012
Obama, who is left-handed, made the sign of the cross with his left hand, which out of respect for the centuries-long Christian practice, no one ever does.
Obama’s left-handed sign of the cross was made over a gobbling turkey during the National Thanksgiving Turkey Presentation Ceremony, that takes place at the White House every year shortly before Thanksgiving, having been resurrected by George H.W. Bush in 1989……….
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Posted on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 2:54:53 PM by theruleshavechanged
While pardoning the Thanksgiving turkey today, President Obama absolved it with what he called a “special dispensation,” making the Sign of the Cross over the gobbling turkey.
It appears that Obama made a left handed, backward sign of the cross.