Prez eats the ribs....but doesn't pay the bill.
Earlier this week, President Obama sat down for a Father’s Day lunch
with military veterans, but after chowing down on pork ribs and posing
for a photo-op, Obama and his staff left the restaurant without paying
the tab. The $55.58 bill for four at Kenny’s BBQ on Capitol Hill went
The irony of this particular situation is incredible considering the
President’s recent remarks about Republicans running up the tab.
PRESIDENT OBAMA: "They [Republicans] baked
all this stuff into the cake with those tax cuts and a prescription
drug plan that they didn’t pay for. So all this stuff’s baked in with
all the interest payments for it. It’s like somebody goes to a
restaurant, orders a big steak dinner, martini, all that stuff and then
just as you’re sitting down, they leave. And accuse you of running up
Representatives at the White House ultimately settled the bill, but
not before the President proved (once again) that he is not as fiscally
responsible as he claims to be.
Nice going, Mr. President!
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