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Getting ready for Obama

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Policemen stand in front of the U.S. Embassy in Tokyo on Tuesday. Security has been increased in the city a day before U.S. President Barack Obama arrives.

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Just ridiculous!

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As is well known, Tokyo is a really safe city. Feel even safer 'cause police are stationed all over the place near my home and stomping grounds ... So, will sleep even sounder tonight ...

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You better be good ...You better be nice Cause Obama san is coming to town...

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A couple of guys standing around in fluro vests with a whistle and a red light saber make things safer ? It must surely be all in the white gloves..

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The sad thing is Obama doesn't really want to visit Abe.

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Because whistles and flashing stick lights will stop anything!

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Gosh! How thrilling!

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"Halt! for my sign looks like a doughnut and I'm not afraid to use it!" I don't see how the temporary increase of police presence is a bad thing, perhaps a temporary nuisance if it causes worse traffic conditions but who doesn't expect traffic when in Tokyo? I just hope we don't hear cases of officers harassing people just as a means to let out their own frustration for having to work.

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