09/08/2009 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Presidents And First Ladies In Swimsuits: From Buttoned-Up To Barely Clothed (PHOTOS, POLL)

We were inspired by French First Lady Carla Bruni and President Nicolas Sarkozy who tested the waters at Cap Negre last weekend, and Barack and Michelle Obama, who will soon be Vineyard-bound. During summers-past, presidents and first ladies around the world have been spotted wearing swimcaps, doing waterobics, and dancing by the sea. Get thee to a body of water, but beforehand, check out the bods on these politicians and their spouses in swimsuits.

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