a president’s work is never done

Oval: President Obama spoke at a Democratic fundraising dinner last night in Rhode Island, but skipped the meal to get back to family life at the White House — including some very personal business. “I’ve got to get home because Michelle is on the road,” Obama explained. “So I’ve got to be home to tuck in the girls and walk the dog.” “And,”‘ he added, “scoop the poop.”

6 Responses to “a president’s work is never done”

  1. October 26, 2010 at 2:27 pm

    Isn’t he wonderful?!

    God bless him and protect him as he leads this country.

  2. 2 Sue in Minnesota
    October 26, 2010 at 3:26 pm

    x 2.

  3. 3 Esther
    October 26, 2010 at 4:55 pm

    He’s my kind of man – taking care of family business.

  4. 4 Jessica
    October 26, 2010 at 6:30 pm

    I thought Malia and Sasha were supposed to be walking the dog and scooping poop. It is their dog isn’t it?

    • October 26, 2010 at 7:00 pm

      But the President has plenty of free time, so I’m sure he doesn’t mind. 😉

      I rarely scooped my dog’s poop when I was a kid, even though I had campaigned (eg threatened to run away) for his arrival. It was usually my poor mother or father who got the job. Blush. If I was them I’d have made me sleep in a kennel as punishment. Apparently the President takes Bo for a late night walk, presumably that’s when the poop-scooping takes place. But if I was him I’d get the Secret Service to do it, even though it’s not quite in their job description. 🙂

  5. 6 Eleroy
    October 27, 2010 at 2:01 am

    President Obama is the best!!! I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE this fantastic President and his fabulous wife!!! They make such a wonderful team – one to be envied and copied!!!

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