The Obamas Place Daughters in Spotlight

Can someone explain why the president's 13 year old daughter is in Oaxaca, Mexico on spring break without her parents?  Needless to say, the 7.4 earthquake which hit the Oaxaca region should cause alarm and consternation for the Obamas and the parents of the 12 friends Malia has taken along with her. What were they thinking when they planned this trip? Besides taxpayers footing the bill for 25 Secret Service personnel  the drama surrounding the now you see it, 'now you don't' press coverage is enough to make even Obama zombies wonder if the First couple are just political hacks using Malia to appease the Mexican government. After all Obama's State Department came under fire for its most recent travel alarm urging Americans to avoid almost half of Mexico's states. The State Department issued a travel warning Feb. 8 suggesting travelers to "defer nonessential travel" to 14 of Mexico's 31 states due to drug-related violence that has cost more than 47,500 lives since...(Read Full Post)