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Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Michelle O Spends $10 Million in Taxpayer Money on Vacations This Year

"Let them eat cake." That is how most taxpayers must feel when (or if, since this will unlikely ever see the light of day in the U.S. media) they learn that Michelle Obama has spent $10 million of taxpayer money this year alone on her vacations.

Perhaps this is why she is so adamant about people working in the public sector rather than the private sector - she assumes everyone gets these perks (including traveling separately from Barack on her own private jet).

But seriously, if the Obamas promised not to speak another word in public or pass another piece of legislation, I would let them spend $1 billion on vacations. It's a lot cheaper than the wealth they are destroying by continuing their work at the White House...