Obama's split lip gives him 'superfluous' trouble at Kennedy honors
December 5th, 2010
09:06 PM ET
8 years ago

Obama's split lip gives him 'superfluous' trouble at Kennedy honors

Washington (CNN) - Superfluous (su-PER-flu-us): Adjective. Unnecessary or needless; difficult to pronounce for a president with a split lip.

President Barack Obama grappled with the word Sunday evening at a White House event for this year's Kennedy Center honorees as he read from an opinion by legendary Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes.


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  1. King

    The best thing is to let all taxes expire, bring it back to the clinton years when the country was booming. 4 trillion dollars worth of tax cuts are not working. start the rebuilding America infrastructure transportation system (RAPT) and creat epic demand. By attempting the most massive modernization of America in it's history. Demand run this country and that will be too much demand for America to handle. Make be fed operation by assigning a rebuilding czar.

    December 6, 2010 05:45 am at 5:45 am |