Wonder what you would find if you frisked the White House library?
Answer: It appears Michelle Obama enjoys herself a nice book about socialism.
I put the banner “Funny Political Pics” on this post, but I am starting to regret that decision now… Props to Rob Port – from the Say Anything Blog – for having a good eye and reporting this:
I arrived in Washington DC today to cover CPAC and since I was in town, and since CPAC doesn’t really get rolling until tomorrow, I tagged along with some Scott Hennen Show listeners on an extensive tour of the White House as part of the Common Sense Travel Club. One of the stops on the tour (which was wonderful by the way) was the White House library.
Now, according out the person who guided our tour, the library is stock with books picked out by the First Lady, Michelle Obama. Being a bit of a bibliophile, I started to peruse some of the books on the shelves…and lookie, lookie what I found:
This is the photograph Mr. Port took:
Hmm… Look at all those great titles: The Populist Revolt, The Socialist Party of America, The American Socialist Movement, and my absolute favorite: The Social Bias of American Communism.
Am I shocked?
Well let’s see… So far we have had multiple people within the Obama administration praising Mao Tse Tung, had a self-proclaimed communist working with the President, and a Mao Tse Tung ornament mysteriously popped up on the White House Christmas tree.
Nope. Not shocked at all by this. Sadly, it all makes sense.