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Barack Obama Vacation

If You're Upset About Obama's Golf Game, Here's Reagan Goofing Off During Major Events

Bob Cesca | Posted 10.25.2014 | Politics
Bob Cesca

Apparently U.S. history began when Barack Obama was inaugurated. In case you were unaware, he is evidently the first president to take vacations; he's the first president to play golf; he's the first president to be photographed without a suit or tie; and he's the first president to routinely use a teleprompter.

Newsflash: Presidents Still Work While On Vacation

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 08.12.2014 | Politics

A crisis-weary president addresses the nation on the latest turmoil in the Middle East while on vacation away from the White House, as his staff assur...

Hawaiian Vacation Over For Obama And His Daughters

AP | Posted 01.23.2014 | Black Voices

PEARL HARBOR, Hawaii (AP) — The 15-day Hawaiian holiday vacation is over for President Barack Obama and daughters Sasha and Malia. The president an...

Looking Mighty Silly, Fellas

Posted 12.20.2013 | Travel

The Obamas will once again head to Hawaii for their annual holiday vacation on Friday. The First Family is expected to stay at the same Kailua propert...

Obama Gets Back From Vacation With Crisis To Face

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 10.19.2013 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Fresh from a weeklong vacation, President Barack Obama has to confront such issues as the crisis in Egypt and federal spending befo...

Egypt's Bad Timing

Jeff Danziger | Posted 10.18.2013 | Politics
Jeff Danziger


Obama's On A Roll!

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.16.2013 | Travel

The family that bikes together, stays together... right? On the third-to-last day of their vacation, the first family donned helmets and took to th...

Obama Visits Vineyard Favorite

The Huffington Post | Lisa_Miller | Posted 08.13.2013 | Travel

We all have our favorite local haunts that we just have to visit when we're on vacation in a familiar, beloved place. For the first family, Nancy's Re...

These Are The Most Embarrassing Photos Of Presidents On Vacation

The Huffington Post | Kate Auletta | Posted 08.13.2014 | Travel

And he's off! The Obamas are leaving for their annual Martha's Vineyard vacation this weekend, bringing us to resurface one of our favorite posts ...

Sailing Away: 100+ Years Of Presidents On Vacation (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.13.2013 | DC

It's not just people like us who like vacations. The leaders of the free world have also been known to enjoy some ice cream at the beach. Or a few rou...

Obama Finally Leaving For Vacation

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 02.22.2012 | Politics

HONOLULU — President Barack Obama is starting his delayed Christmas vacation in Hawaii after securing an agreement to extend payroll tax cuts in...

PHOTOS: The Obamas Go Biking, POTUS Golfs

Posted 10.24.2011 | Travel

UPDATED: 2:47pm: President Obama went golfing with his Vernon Jordan, Marvin Nicholson and Eric Whitaker at Farm Neck Golf Course in Oak Bluffs on Tue...

PHOTOS: Obama Plays Golf, Steps Out With Michelle

Posted 10.21.2011 | Travel

President Obama spent day three of his Martha's Vineyard vacation playing a round of golf with unidentified buddies (he also played a round on Friday ...

WATCH: Obama's Vineyard Welcome, Plus Reagan, H.W. & Clinton On Vacation

Posted 10.19.2011 | Travel

Obama seemingly settled into his Martha's Vineyard vacation nicely, cradling a baby as he landed on the island on Thursday. He happily took the ba...

PHOTOS: And He's Off!

Posted 10.18.2011 | Travel

President Obama left for his 11 day vacation on Martha's Vineyard Thursday afternoon along with his trusty sidekick, Bo (just like last year!). Luc...

Fire Strikes Obama Vacation House

Martha's Vineyard, MA Patch | Posted 10.09.2011 | Politics

At approximately 3:31 a.m., Tuesday, August 9, members of the Chilmark Police Department, Chilmark Fire Department, Tri-Town Ambulance and West Tisbur...

Obama Maine Trip Day Two: Tennis, Lunch & Lighthouse (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The Obamas began day two of their Maine trip at the Bar Harbor Club, where they played tennis and hung by the swimming pool, according to reporters' p...

Cash For Clunkers: The Sequel!

Will Durst | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Will Durst

Got to give the President a big bowl of props for interrupting Obama Rama on Martha's Vineyard with his valiant effort to paint a big old smiling happy face on the side of the economy.

Obama's Vacation Press Conference (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

JImmy Kimmel returned to television last night after weeks of vacation and brought with him video of Obama's press conference from Martha's Vineyard. ...

4 Alternatives To The Obamas' Vineyard Vacation

The Stimulist | Max Linsky | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

The Vineyard just strikes me as a rather bland choice for a President keenly aware of symbolism. Maybe that's the point, to take a trip so boring the ...

Bad Timing for a Broadway Show

Lionel Beehner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lionel Beehner

There is nothing wrong with a night on the town now and then but Obama seems to be taking more than his fair share. He shouldn't be seen kicking his feet up while the world is crashing around him.

Obama Gets No Vacation From GOP Attacks

Washington Post | Jonathan Weisman and Michael D Shear | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

With Barack Obama stepping off the playing field for a week-long Hawaiian vacation, John McCain's campaign released three new attack ads yesterday, si...

Obama To Be Greeted In Hawaii By Homecoming Rally

Chicago Sun Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics


Obama Wraps Up Vacation: "Just Trying To Be Left Alone"

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics