While Obama preaches sacrifice, his family frolics in Spain
AS THE US economy endures high unemployment and a jittery stock market, President Barack Obama has preached sacrifice and fiscal discipline. But the pictures coming out of a sun-splashed Spanish resort may be sending a different message.
First lady Michelle Obama is in the midst of a five-day trip to a luxury resort along with a handful of friends, her younger daughter, aides and Secret Service. Her office said the Obamas would pay for personal expenses, but would not reveal the taxpayer cost for the government employees....
Isn't this First Lady and President starting to eerily resemble that of Ferdinand and Imelda Marcos? Both have been accused of voter fraud and both First Ladies have had extravagant lifestyles in light of their country's problems. The then President of the Philippines,declared martial law so that he could remain in power,and abolished the constitution.Established a national assembly of mostly his appointees. I wonder if...?