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August 20th, 2008
05:55 PM ET

Beat 360° 08/20/08

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Here is 'Beat 360°’ pic of the day:

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Barack Obama gets a flower as a gift at the Greensboro Farmer's Curb Market in Greensboro, N.C.

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soundoff (439 Responses)
  1. Dennis Mitchell, Honolulu, HI

    Obama says VP will not be a wilting flower. The VP will be a pedal pusher.

    August 20, 2008 at 7:04 pm |
  2. Tara, Canada

    "Oh, Oh, can I? Please can I have it?"

    August 20, 2008 at 7:04 pm |
  3. Heidi Wedel, Canton, KS

    O'bama adds to his constituency base...as every vote counts.

    August 20, 2008 at 7:04 pm |
  4. kimmy & dover, the wonder dog, fuller Dillsburg, PA

    John McCain sent me that?? One of his pals didnt pick it up in Russia did they??

    August 20, 2008 at 7:03 pm |
  5. Ginett, Fort Lauderdale FL

    Pretty!! I wonder if McCain is allergic?

    August 20, 2008 at 7:03 pm |
  6. David Jung

    "Now, if I can get a mass production of those, perhaps I may be able to actually keep a promise this time..."

    August 20, 2008 at 7:03 pm |
  7. Louis Krasnovsky

    The Sunflower, ancient Chinese symbol for "ratings in the toilet!"

    August 20, 2008 at 7:03 pm |
  8. Dori in AZ

    Other presidents have had a Rose Garden strategy, but you bring me a sunflower. A sign of change!

    August 20, 2008 at 7:03 pm |
  9. Anirudh Kulkarni

    What politicians do best... point fingers.

    August 20, 2008 at 7:02 pm |
  10. Michael Grohs, St. Pete Beach, FL

    "Did that thing just say 'feed me'?"

    August 20, 2008 at 7:02 pm |
  11. Nancy Scranton, Pa.

    I can chew on the sunflower seeds instead of smoking!

    August 20, 2008 at 7:02 pm |
  12. Dori in AZ

    You'd be great as a White House gardener!

    August 20, 2008 at 7:01 pm |
  13. kimmy & dover, the wonder dog, fuller Dillsburg, PA

    You REALLY think that thing could EAT John McCain?? Get me a dozen!!

    August 20, 2008 at 7:01 pm |
  14. Lori, Ontario Canada

    but, but, I thought we weren't in Kansas anymore

    August 20, 2008 at 7:01 pm |
  15. Nancy Scranton, Pa.

    hmmmmmmmmmmm, maybe the girls will settle for this sunflower instead of a puppy !

    August 20, 2008 at 7:01 pm |
  16. Chip,Canton Ohio

    Bee-utiful that sunflower would look great at the White House!

    August 20, 2008 at 7:01 pm |
  17. Matt Austin (Rochester, NY)

    " Are you talkin' to me? "

    August 20, 2008 at 6:59 pm |
  18. TicinSD

    Okay, I'm out of captions. Can I pleeeeeeas have a Beat 360 shirt??!!

    Ticin
    San Diego, CA

    August 20, 2008 at 6:59 pm |
  19. Judi Smith

    "Oh no not another flower from Richardson"! He really needs to stop already!

    August 20, 2008 at 6:59 pm |
  20. Bill, Lima, Peru

    Ohh! That plant reminds me of the one I had growing in my college dorm room.

    August 20, 2008 at 6:58 pm |
  21. Dori in AZ

    "Toto, I've a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore!"

    August 20, 2008 at 6:57 pm |
  22. jonny

    can i smoke it?

    August 20, 2008 at 6:57 pm |
  23. Diane, Toronto, Canada

    Please don't let it leak out to McCain's campaign that I'm allergic to flowers!! If they can't get me with attack ads, they'll try with flowers to knock me out!

    August 20, 2008 at 6:56 pm |
  24. Gabriel S, Vancouver, BC

    "You, sunflower, are beautiful and fuel for my campaign."

    August 20, 2008 at 6:56 pm |
  25. Sandy Pennsylvania

    On second thought, I'll take two flowers. One for Hillary and one for Bill. I'll need both of them to save my butt.

    I'm not a superstar anymore.

    August 20, 2008 at 6:56 pm |
  26. Kevin C., Portland, OR

    Obama acts surprised as McCain's campaign finally blossoms.

    August 20, 2008 at 6:56 pm |
  27. Mike, Syracuse, NY

    Obama has a flashback to his terror watching the Sci Fi movie, The Day of the Triffids.

    August 20, 2008 at 6:55 pm |
  28. Dori in AZ

    The National Sunflower Association is pleased to announce its endorsement!

    August 20, 2008 at 6:55 pm |
  29. Hubert (Seattle)

    The Senator addressiing a question from the powerful plant lobby.

    August 20, 2008 at 6:55 pm |
  30. Rebecca

    Sen. Obama: "WHAT???? $150 for just 1 flower?... and McCain is still trying to convince us that we are better off than 8 years ago."

    August 20, 2008 at 6:54 pm |
  31. Dan Daly City, Ca

    That's it !!! Flower power is the answer.

    August 20, 2008 at 6:53 pm |
  32. Sandy Pennsylvania

    I'll get a flower for Hillary! If I'm real nice to her, maybe she'll save my butt.

    August 20, 2008 at 6:53 pm |
  33. TicinSD

    Why do you want me to stick this "Sunflower" where the sun don't shine?

    Ticin
    San Diego, CA

    August 20, 2008 at 6:52 pm |
  34. Brad - Toronto, Ontario, Canada

    Suddenly hypnotized by the sunflower, Barack experiences a flashback to his own personal Summer Of Love.

    August 20, 2008 at 6:52 pm |
  35. Max

    Geez – I honestly don't know what to say. Can you tell????

    August 20, 2008 at 6:52 pm |
  36. Fabrice J Marietta (GA)

    Obama: Joe Biden is giving a new meaning to "Flower-Power"

    August 20, 2008 at 6:52 pm |
  37. Mike, Syracuse, NY

    Obama accepts his second place consolation prize.

    August 20, 2008 at 6:51 pm |
  38. Dori in AZ

    Did you know that that flower is low in saturated fat?

    August 20, 2008 at 6:51 pm |
  39. Brent -- San Pedro

    What ever you do, don't put it in the limo –we don't want YouTube video of me driving Miss Daisy.

    August 20, 2008 at 6:51 pm |
  40. John Zohn Boca Raton

    A gift from the Republicans??
    Isn't that from the ""The little shop of Horrors""??
    I am not going near it!!!

    August 20, 2008 at 6:51 pm |
  41. wendy zizmor new york ny

    this will go great with my tire gauge

    August 20, 2008 at 6:50 pm |
  42. Kevin C., Portland, OR

    Senator Obama responds to CNN's shrinking poll numbers:

    "They love me. They love me not. They love me..."

    August 20, 2008 at 6:49 pm |
  43. TicinSD

    Wow... Thanks! That'll be a great prop for my stump speech on renewable energy!

    Ticin
    San Diego, CA

    August 20, 2008 at 6:49 pm |
  44. Dori in AZ

    Reminds me of a trip I took through Kansas!

    August 20, 2008 at 6:49 pm |
  45. Ankur (The Bay, CA)

    "See everybody? If we plant the seed of hope, it one day blossoms into the flower of hope... Yes we can!"

    August 20, 2008 at 6:49 pm |
  46. Sandra, Wadley Ga.

    "Miss sunflower you mean so much more to me than just another pretty face, so hold your head up; we are going places, with a little fuel from you."

    August 20, 2008 at 6:48 pm |
  47. Larry, Revere, MA

    At least you're being realistic about your energy plan...

    August 20, 2008 at 6:48 pm |
  48. Martha(from NashvilleTN)

    WOW–thanks, but bthis flower's name isn't Seymor, is it? I've seen "Little Shop ognHorrors"–I 'm not sure I can feed it!!!!

    August 20, 2008 at 6:48 pm |
  49. Dan Lerner (Toronto)

    Tell Anderson that I appreciate the gift, but he still can't have an interview.

    August 20, 2008 at 6:48 pm |
  50. Dori in AZ

    Thanks! I was hoping for a snack!

    August 20, 2008 at 6:48 pm |
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