Duterte volunteered the remarks on Thursday at a speech to a Filipino crowd. In the speech, part of which was provided to reporters afterward, he also appeared to try to insult Antonio Trillanes, a senator who is a prominent critic of Mr. Trillanes said. In his three years as president, Mr.
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Wikimedia Commons Was James Buchanan gay? Some point to his close relationship with William Rufus King as a good indication. While he was briefly engaged to a wealthy woman named Anne Coleman , the marriage never went through, and many people speculated that the attachment was based more on her significant wealth than any genuine affection. Coleman suspected Buchanan was having an affair, which led her to break off the engagement. She committed suicide a short time after and her father, never having approved of the couple, denied Buchanan permission to attend the funeral. He was the only U. In , when King was sent abroad to Paris to serve as the American ambassador to France, Buchanan lamented in a letter to a friend that he was:.
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Obama gave his brutal assessment of Buttigieg months after meeting with the then-mayor of South Bend, Indiana, to offer advice on how to cope with homophobia on the campaign trail, authors Amie Parnes and Jonathan Allen wrote in their book, "Lucky: How Joe Biden Barely Won the Presidency. According to the book, Obama's impromptu comments at the meeting focused primarily on Senator Elizabeth Warren D-Massachusetts , arguing that she had what it took to win and met his criteria to be considered a viable president. Warren had satisfactory answers to his three-question litmus test: "Why you? As for the other candidates, Obama acknowledged that he knew then-Senator Kamala Harris, but he offered no opinions about the woman who later became Biden's vice-presidential running mate.
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