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Why The Obamas Chose Chilmark Over Oak Bluffs (VIDEO)

Huffington Post via Plum TV   First Posted: 09/17/2009 5:12 am Updated: 05/25/2011 1:50 pm

Rumor had it the Obamas would be vacationing in Oak Bluffs, where the island's largest African-American community resides- but instead they've chosen an "up-island" location in Chilmark. Why did the First Family make this decision? What is the difference between "up-island" and "down-island"? And where are the Obamas most likely to be spotted? Plum TV's Alex Friedman reports on up-island culture.

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