Obama spends 5hrs playing golf on first full day of vacationDecember 22nd, 2008 - 5:15 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, December 22 (ANI): U.S. President-elect Barack Obama enjoyed the game of golf on the first day of his last vacation before taking office, as the media watched his moves.
OK guys, come on,” Politico.com quoted him as saying, as he looked toward photographers before a Sunday afternoon round of golf.
How many shots do you need? he said.
According to reports, Obama played 18 holes with three others at Olomana Golf Links near his Kailua vacation home on his native island of Oahu.
An onlooker noticing Obamas game through a fence said: “He’’s a lefty!”
The President-elect took a break to pick up some hot dogs, orange sodas and a spam, egg, rice and seaweed Hawaiian specialty for his group midway through his five-hour round of golf.
He later ran into reporters in the clubhouse.
Asked about his game Obama admitted: Im not that good. (ANI)
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