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Obama Hawaii Vacation

Obama Offers To Buy Beer For Photogs Following Him

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Many Republicans already believe President-elect Barack Obama has gotten a free ride from the national media, so they may not be happy to learn the in...

Obama in Hawaii

Linda Bergthold | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Linda Bergthold

The Obamas are in Hawaii for a brief period of respite before the president-elect takes on the problems of the world. Most everyone here understands that, but the intense curiosity persists.

Obama Hawaii Gym Workout: Thanks Troops

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

KANEOHE, Hawaii — President-elect Barack Obama personally thanked a handful of military service members after a morning workout. Obama was up e...

Obama In Hawaii, Rents Beach Home In Low-Key Town

AP | AUDREY McAVOY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

KAILUA, Hawaii — While on vacation in Hawaii, the Obama family is staying in a $9 million single-story oceanfront home in a laid-back neighborho...

The Obamas and Their Jobs: Barack Telemarketed the New York Times; Michelle Worked in Chicago Bindery

Lynn Sweet | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Lynn Sweet

As the Obamas look towards new positions--he, the Oval Office; she, the East Wing, I wondered what other jobs they've held. Here's more exclusive details that I dug up.

Obama's Hawaiian Vacation (PHOTOS)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

***See Obama Body Surfing on Thursday*** Barack Obama is enjoying a break in Honolulu, Hawaii in advance of the Democratic National Convention. As see...

Obama 'Ohana: Democratic Nominee Gets Warm Welcome In Hawaii

Kathy Harter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Kathy Harter

It was part stump speech, part homecoming. It was probably also a necessity. His only other scheduled appearance is a fundraiser -- $2300 for the cheap seats and $10,000 per person for a private reception, out of reach for most of us and by invitation only.

Barack Obama Joins 2.5 Million Fellow Americans In Vacation Elitism

Oliver Willis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Oliver Willis

So, the idiot meme du jour is that Barack Obama is once again going back to the well of elitism by going on vacation to Hawaii. Really.

Obama Comes Home

Jeff Chang | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Chang

Here was a genuine keiki o ka 'aina, a child of the land, Hawai'i's own. Instead of playing to their needs, Obama played to their dreams.