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Subject: Travel Pool Report No. 1

Travel Pool Report No. 1
Dec. 29, 2013
Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii

Aloha! If it’s morning in Hawaii, it’s time to hit the gym. President Obama left his vacation home in Kailua at approximately 7:48 a.m. local on this overcast and (relatively) cool Sunday morning. The presidential motorcade whisked Obama through his tranquil Kailua neighborhood, past a few joggers, dog-walkers and phone camera-wielding onlookers, and onto the Marine Corps Base Hawaii at Kaneohe Bay. At 7:53 a.m., the motorcade continued on to the gym and the pool peeled off to Starbucks at the always lovely Mokapu Mall. (Pool voted for Starbucks over McDonald’s.)

Philip Rucker
The Washington Post

PS I can’t take full credit for the pic representing the White House Press Pool van….yes, I took the pic in Haiti, but a GretaWire blogger made a joke that it looked like the White House Press pool…..so…I used it. I think the White House Press pool could use a lively colored vehicle…may cheer them up a bit?

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