(NYP)- In “Revival: The Struggle for Survival Inside Obama’s White House,” MSNBC analyst Richard Wolffe, a writer sympathetic to the president, reports the prosaic backroom details of the White House struggles from early this year, but occasionally stumbles upon an off-the-cuff revelation that’s much more interesting.
One staffer was conspicuously overweight. The president, in an incident that Wolffe believes proves how caring the man is, took it upon himself to present the aide with a salad for lunch — “then listened to him protest that he could take care of his own health. ‘I love you, man,’ Obama said. ‘I want you to look after yourself. Eat the salad.’”
I love you, man. Eat the salad. That is the Obama presidency in a plastic see-through clamshell. (Hold the ranch dressing!) The president loves us. He knows what’s best for us. We should bow to his superior wisdom.
Jimmy Carter obsessed over the White House tennis court schedule. President Obama wants to be your life coach, guidance counselor and spouse, kicking your shins under the dinner table when you order chocolate cake instead of steamed celery.
Answer by scout_mom at 10:35 AM on Nov. 30, 2010
damn girl REACHING for something to complain about...what right wingnut gave you this gibberish?
It is very tyrannical to want people around you to be HEALTHY....
My 9 year old daughter lectures my sister about smoking
Does that make her a communist, socialist, tyrannical dictator??
Answer by sweet-a-kins at 10:35 AM on Nov. 30, 2010
My reaction to the title
Answer by tnmomofive at 10:35 AM on Nov. 30, 2010
Answer by Anonymous at 10:38 AM on Nov. 30, 2010
Answer by tnmomofive at 10:38 AM on Nov. 30, 2010
Answer by tabekat at 10:39 AM on Nov. 30, 2010
look @ that butter
oh a hot dog
Answer by tnmomofive at 10:43 AM on Nov. 30, 2010
Jesus emaciated he's one t alk of someone's weight issues..
Answer by tnmomofive at 10:44 AM on Nov. 30, 2010