Michelle Obama Says Thank You

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  1. carpro

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    Dear American Taxpayer

    For only the second time in my adult life, I am not ashamed of my country. I want to thank the hard working American people for paying $242 thousand dollars for my vacation in Spain . My daughter Sasha, several long-time family friends, my personal staff and various guests had a wonderful time. Honestly, you just haven't lived until you have stayed in a $2,500..00 per night suite at a 5-Star luxury hotel. Thank you also for the use of Air Force 2 and the 70 Secret Service personnel who tagged along to be sure we were safe and cared for at all times.

    Air Force 2 only used 47,500 gallons of jet fuel for this trip and carbon emissions were a mere 1,031 tons of CO2. These are only rough estimates, but they are close. That's quite a carbon footprint as my good friend Al Gore would say, so we must ask the American citizens to drive smaller, more fuel efficient cars and drive less too, so we can lessen our combined carbon footprint.

    I know times are hard and millions of you are struggling to put food on the table and trying to make ends meet. I do appreciate your sacrifice and do hope you find work soon. I was really exhausted after Barack took our family on a luxury vacation in Maine a few weeks ago. I just had to get away for a few days.

    Cordially,

    Michelle (Moochelle) Obama

    P.S. Thank you as well for the $2 BILLION trip to India we are currently on! Love ya, mean it.
     
  2. Thousand Hills

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    Wow, it was so nice of her to take time out of her busy schedule to compose that letter to us commoners. We are so honored to have such a gracious first lady, she's worth every penny! :tongue3:
     
  3. preacher4truth

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    At least she's thankful.

    Or am I missing the point?

    :BangHead:
     
  4. Robert Snow

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    Carpro's just continuing to lie about the amount the trip cost. That's all!
     
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    I think your getting confused, this nice piece of satire is about the trip earlier in the year to Spain (I believe it was for Sasha's birthday), not the most recent trip to India and other destinations. I know, its hard to keep track of them all.
     
  6. Robert Snow

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    This is the lie! Not the number of trips.
     
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    LOL Robert!!!!

    :tonofbricks:
     
  8. carpro

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    Liberals take themselves so seriously it handicaps their sense of humor.:thumbs:
     
  9. Salty

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    Enlighten us - exactly how much did that trip cost the US (hard working) taxpayers?
     
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    Carp, may have to slightly disagee with you. Are you sure libs actually have any sense of humor?
     
  11. carpro

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    He has no clue. It may be more or it may be less than the $2 Billion figure the author of that little satire quoted.

    But either way, he doesn't know.:smilewinkgrin:
     
  12. Robert Snow

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    You are correct, I don't know, but neither do you. And, you also know it was nowhere near $2 billion. Why not just speculate it cost $2 trillion. After all, you were not interested in the truth, just something else to bash President Obama for.
     
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    But ultra-conservatives have no sense of humor. They are like movie critics, their goal is to make others miserable. LOL
     
  14. Salty

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    But would you agree that there was a lot of waste on the taxpayer paid trip?
     
  15. Robert Snow

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    This could be said about every president who ever traveled.
     
  16. Salty

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    Are we talking about the President or the First Lady?
     
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    Wait a second...you have no idea what the amount is, yet you accuse people of lying? How can you make such accusations when you don't know what is true or is not true?
     
  18. Robert Snow

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    I thought we were talking about the trip to India. It is the only trip I have seen where this bogus $2 billion figure comes up.
     
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    Oh, just to clarify:

    "LOL" means "Laugh out loud."

    When you laugh out loud at something that isn't funny...you've proven the point made earlier.



    LOL.
     
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    Make up your mind. Do you know this figure is wrong? Or not? One post indicates you haven't a clue; the other indicates you can tell us what it isn't.

    Pick a side. "Fence" isn't a side.
     

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