"We were just tired of being in the White House," the president candidly told the gleeful second-graders at Capital City Public Charter School.So, it was planned, they say. Foot-in-mouth disease.
"We got out! They let us out!" Mrs. Obama said as the kids and their teachers laughed.
The White House said the Obamas' trip had been planned, just not publicly announced.
The surprise timing, though, gave the feel of two different worlds.
Wednesday, February 04, 2009
Tired of the White House
...that's what our new President told second graders.