The Obamas Talk Politics, Sports And Their Life At The White House In Barbara Walters Interview

November 27th, 2010 - 7:58 pm ICT by GD  

By Meena Kar
screenshot7Nov 27, (THAINDIAN NEWS) President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama opened up about everything starting from LeBron James to Sarah Palin and even North Korea in the Thanksgiving special interview with talk show host Barbara Walters. President Barack Obama and the First Lady were seen at their cheerful best and also divulged some interesting details about their life at the White House. The two spoke about the family life and how their daughters react to media’s or the opponent’s attack of the President.

President Barack Obama talked about the present state of the economy and said that he realized that the people were hurt and angry with the government. He also added that his primary responsibility was to help recover the economy which he felt was somewhat established. He also said that in spite of the efforts the fact that there was 9.6% unemployment rate, was a harsh reality that people had to face. He also spoke about America’s stance against North Korea which had recently attacked South Korea. President Barack Obama said that America will keep its promise of standing by its allies and would also want to send a message to China that it should try and convince its ally (North Korea) to respect the International laws.

Barbara Walters also touched upon some of the lighter issues on the personal front of the First Couple of the USA. She asked the couple about their life at the White House and also the cooking traditions in the family. Michelle Obama revealed that she never cooks and there is little possibility of others being able to send food to the White House as the intelligence would have to taste it first. President Barack Obama also said that he is looking forward to the big games in the football season.

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