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Arianna Huffington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Arianna Huffington

In this, the penultimate week of the Bush Years, we learned that the only thing there wasn't enough room for at Blair House was the enormity of Bush's pettiness. It turns out there was plenty of room to accommodate the Obama family in time for the kids to start school. Scrambling to make things look good after snubbing the Obamas, Bush had hastily invited former Australian Prime Minister John Howard to toss another shrimp on the Blair House barbie, leaving the Obamas -- and their sizable security detail -- to check into the Hay Adams. At taxpayer expense. Also staying true to his character until the bitter end was Dick Cheney who this week asserted, "I don't believe we violated anybody's civil liberties."

Hay-Adams Hotel: Obamas' New Home

AP | DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

WASHINGTON — Weighty issues like the presidential inauguration and the economic stimulus package are pending, but the first order of business fo...