The president's vacation included 6 rounds of golf, 4 dinners out, a bike ride, a basketball game, 1 beach visit and 1 press statement.
— Mark Knoller (@markknoller) August 19, 2013
That’s just the president, however. The White House Press Corps travel pool that follows him on vacation doesn’t have it so good. That is, according to some members of the White House Press Corps travel pool:
Behind the scenes of the White House Press Corps on Obama's Vineyard Vacation — great piece by @JimWatson_AFP: http://t.co/ic9y3RsvNG
— Kalisa Eric (@CanetonEric) August 19, 2013
Meanwhile, as the press pool was munching stale bread and outdated olive loaf in a bus in the parking lot:
Sat next to #OBAMA & Michhelle having a romantic dinner in Martha's Vineyard!!! pic.twitter.com/hcxXucXZEG
— Bo Bradley (@Vitalbiz) August 18, 2013
Maybe if this picture was enlarged we could see the faces of a couple of poolers pressed against the window in the background.
Read more: http://twitchy.com/2013/08/18/cue-tiny-violins-white-house-travel-press-complain-of-being-prisoners-during-obamas-vacations-video/