Presidential-Vacation Whiners: Get a Life

President Obama's family vacation (Getty)
President Obama's family vacation (Getty)

In his blog, CNN political analyst Roland S. Martin challenges opponents to stop complaining about President Obama's vacation, saying that there is no such thing as a day off for the nation's leader.


When people send me outlandish, ridiculous, asinine or flat-out dumb tweets, I quickly give them a Stuck-on-Stupid Tweet-of-the-Day award. So when it comes to all of the folks who whine, complain and make hay about President Barack Obama taking a week off to go on vacation with his wife and children at Martha's Vineyard, let me be clear: All of you fools have earned that award!

Every year, we can count on some nutcase from the right throwing a temper tantrum about Obama going on vacation. And when President George W. Bush was in office, there was a reliable crank on the left who would scream to high heaven, because Bush would spend a lot of time at his ranch in Crawford, Texas. 


Let’s all say it in unison: Shut the hell up!

Folks, there is no such thing as an off day for the president of the United States …

Read Roland S. Martin's entire blog entry at Roland S. Martin.

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