*Who would’ve guessed that President Obama’s little remark about Vegas would be stretched so far out of proportion. Do you remember last year when he said, “You can’t take a trip to Las Vegas or down to the Super Bowl on the taxpayers’ dime,” Obama said then during a town hall meeting in Elkhart, Ind.” and Las Vegas’s mayor demanded an apology. From the President? Are you serious?
The remarks were made toward bank officials who were bailed out and he was giving an example of how NOT to spend those monies. But that didn’t stop Las Vegas’ mayor, Oscar Goodman, from beginning a rant aimed at the President.
Now the President is back and, maybe he couldn’t help himself, but he had more to say about Las Vegas. (more…)