Obama reads ‘Wild Things’

Posted by · 10:11 am · August 24th, 2009

Speaking of “Where the Wild Things Are,” I’ve been looking for a reason to post this video of President Barack Obama reading the book to a group of children on the White House lawn for some time, but never really found an opportunity.  Take a look:

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  • 1 8-24-2009 at 10:19 am

    Mike said...

    Is there something in the White House tap water that makes every commander and chief do embarrassing Daily Show fodder?

  • 2 8-24-2009 at 11:04 am

    Bill said...

    Yeah…this sounds terrible….

  • 3 8-24-2009 at 11:18 am

    Mike said...

    I wonder if Spike Jonze will do a full scale live adaptation of “My Pet Goat?”

  • 4 8-24-2009 at 12:24 pm

    Chris138 said...

    It seems every President has to do something like this. I think Bush was reading to kids in Florida or something when the 9/11 attacks happened.

  • 5 8-24-2009 at 12:32 pm

    Bill said...

    Hence “My Pet Goat” reference above.

  • 6 8-24-2009 at 1:16 pm

    Dave said...

    No wonder why you have Capitalism: A Love Story as best picture contender…..its not because people think it should be….its because you want it to be.

  • 7 8-24-2009 at 1:29 pm

    Kristopher Tapley said...

    No, it’s because it could be.

    What’s with people reading too much into posts lately? Sheesh. I don’t even like Michael Moore!


    (Oh, now I see. Same guy — AL — apparently going by Dave now.)

  • 8 8-24-2009 at 3:06 pm

    Robert Hamer said...

    I don’t know if he’s really “children’s story narrator” material, but at least he can hold the book right side up!