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Obama Has Spent Nearly Two Months Golfing

President Obama has gone golfing a total of 59 times in just under two years as president, a blistering pace that puts him on the golf course an average of about once every two weeks, including winters. According to statistics compiled by CBS News White House correspondent Mark Knoller, who keeps close tabs on the… Continue Reading

Obama Goes Golfing in Hawaii

Well that didn’t take long. To hell with jet lag. The links beckoned. President Obama is on the Kaneohe Klipper Marine Golf Course in Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii. It’s on Oahu and “boasts spectacular ocean views,” according to the pool report. Well, yes it does. Nice, ain’t it? This is golf outing #55 of the Obama… Continue Reading

It’s Beautiful Out. Mr. Obama Goes Golfing

Golf outing No. 54 of the Obama presidency. From the pool report. Uneventful motorcade departed White House 11:42 am and arrived Andrews AFB 12:08 pm under sunny, warm skies and light breeze. Photogs saw President Obama emerge WH solo wearing a white golf shirt, and he appeared to be carrying his own foil-wrapped sandwich. Continue Reading

We Are Golfing Again

OK, enough of reading books and board games. Obama is back on the links. The weather has forced President Obama to pad around the house in his socks at his Martha’s Vineyard retreat and pretend he likes being a homebody. But, with a heroic effort that should make him the idol of weekend warriors everywhere,… Continue Reading

Obama Goes Golfing in Panama City

Miniature golfing, that is. I’ll let the highly descriptive pool report by POLITICO’s Carol Lee do the talking: Mini-golf outing in Panama City Beach – Sasha and POTUS get holes in one, FLOTUS gets a “first lady gimmie”: *also more details of POTUS swim at end of report Motorcade left the Marriott around 5:20 p.m.… Continue Reading

Wall Street Journal Wants More Obama Golf

We’ve been implicitly criticizing the practice by making fun of him. WSJ disagrees. We wish Mr. Obama played more golf. Seven days a week, in fact. Imagine how much better off America would be—and how much more popular the President would be—had he taken the rising public protests against ObamaCare last summer as an opening… Continue Reading