7:20 am || Arrives at Buckingham Palace 7:25 am || Lunch with the Queen; Buckingham Palace 9:00 am || Views the Buckingham Palace portrait gallery 10:00 am || Tours Westminster Abbey and participates in a wreath laying ceremony 10:45 am || Arrives 10 Downing Street Noon || Meets with Opposition Leader Miliband; Buckingham Palace 3:30 pm || Attends dinner hosted by the Queen; Buckingham Palace
President Obama today landed in Ireland and almost immediately began speaking in an Irish accent. A phalanx of medics was immediately called in to assist, including a team of Chinese acupuncturists who twirled a few needles on the president and were able to return Obama’s American accent to his voice box. In the video below, you’ll notice, Obama in his first couple of appearances is
I used to bartend in an Irish bar. Guinness is an acquired taste, and I think he’s only had it once or twice before. I doubt he likes it one single bit. And I’m not sure if I ever served an American woman a pint of Guinness, so she definitely doesn’t like it. I mean, look at that face.
POLITICO‘s Ben Smith has uncovered a startling piece of news: Vice President Biden thinks he might just run for president in 2016. From Ben’s report: Vice President Joe Biden surprised a gathering of donors in Cincinnati last week when he floated the prospect of his succeeding President Barack Obama in the White House. Biden, who started in the Senate young and would be just 70
Today’s “If Bush Did This . . . ” award goes to Obama’s decision to ignore the War Powers Resolution as it applies to Libya. Can you imagine . . . .CAN YOU IMAGINE the loudness of the wrath of the Washington establishment that would be visited on George W. Bush if he nonchalantly ignored the law of the land, particularly the Democrats’ sacred War
The White House, have been justly burned multiple times for President Obama’s slow responses to natural disasters – starting with the Gulf Oil spill – is making sure to let us know that President Obama is on top of the horrific toll exacted by a tornado that roared through Joplin, Missouri Sunday. Dozens are reported dead. It’s good to see the president starting to lead
President Obama today began his European trip in Ireland, a country he says has a “blood link” ‘with the United States. Obama is just a drop Irish, but it’s stirring a frenzy in Ireland. O’Bama plans to visit his “relatives” today. Obama says he likes Queen Elizabeth. Speaking to the Israel lobbying group AIPAC, Obama sought to reassure Israel of America’s “Ironclad” support, but he
4:35 am || Arrives Dublin, Ireland 5:25 am || Meets with Irish President McAleese 5:50 am || Participates in tree planting ceremony 8:20 am || Meet and greet at U.S. embassy 10:15 am || Visits Moneygall, Ireland 12:30 pm || Delivers remarks at Irish celebration; Dublin, Ireland All times Eastern