President Barack Obama is sipping a Guinness at an Irish bar [The Dubliner] to observe St. Patrick's Day. At the White House, the main South Lawn Fountain is burbling green water. (March 17)
Obama’s Irish roots have been well explored in the three years he’s been in office. In May 2011 he visited Moneygall, in central Ireland, to visit the town his great-great-great grandfather emigrated from in the nineteenth century. [...]
Obama’s reelection campaign also got into the holiday mood Saturday, offering a special price on green t-shirts proclaiming: ‘I (shamrock) O’Bama.”
What, no Palin-gaffey "O'Biden" shirts?