Daily Archives: December 30, 2011

It’s the last 2 days of 2011 and Obama needs your last $3.

I’m not going to whine, but we spent considerably less this Christmas than in previous ones. Even our dinner was “lacking.” We are doing what we can, where we can to cut back on spending and try to save a little money.

And we are no different than millions of other Americans.

So when I read this kind of crap – it really does piss me off!

On a $4M Vacation, Michelle Obama Asks for $3 From Backers

by Keith Koffler –

Speaking from her paradisical $4 million Hawaii vacation, Mrs. Obama wants to know: Do any of President Obama’s supporters have $3 to spare for his reelection?

This is approximately like coming upon Warren Buffett on a street corner with a McDonald’s cup asking if he can have 15 cents.

Michelle’s request was part of an email sent to the Obama 2012 list today.

Over the next 11 months we’ve got an organization to grow, voters to register, and people to get fired up.

I hope you’ll close out this year by donating $3 or more now to help make sure we’re ready for the next one . . .

Thank you so much, and happy new year,


The obscene juxtaposition of the first lady on a $4 million vacation while asking what would have to be middle to low income earners for three bucks – who else would they be targeting with such an appeal? – is yet another example of lack of perspective the Obamas seem to be gaining while in power.

Mrs. Obama takes extravagant vacations to Spain and southern Africa. The president golfs obsessively and is currently dining at Honolulu’s ritziest restaurants. All while asking their fellow Americans to “sacrifice” during this time of not plenty.

And they blow $4 million – mostly taxpayers’ money – on a vacation, while wondering if the small people can come up with $3.

What about renting a beach house next year at the Jersey shore? I mean, if we’re all going to sacrifice.

This from the First Lady who can’t even travel on the same plane with her husband!