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Obama Complained to Michelle About Getting a Tie for Father's Day

1:19 PM, Jun 15, 2012 • By DANIEL HALPER
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Barack Obama briefly attended a lunch with winners of a presidential sweepstakes earlier today, and confessed that he complained to his wife, First Lady Michelle Obama, about getting a tie for Father's Day. Via the pool report: 

Actual time inside the restaurant was brief. Overheard the president talking to [J]anet Jones, whose father was a [T]uskeegee airman, about the movie "[R]ed Tails" about the [T]uskeegee Airmen. Then he asked [J]im Heath if his family was going to spoil him. He told the president that when he was getting on the plane his wife told him she forgot to send him a fathers day card.

The president responded, "There was one year that I got a tie or something and I said why is it that everybody makes a big deal about Mother's day and fathers day seems to be the forgotten holiday? And [M]ichelle looks at me and she says, let me tell you what, every day is father's day. You're always getting a treat."

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