It is NOT all paid for by private donations...maybe the Shrimp for the party....but this will cost taxpayers $100mil
Originally Posted by BigRedChief
uhhhh its all paid for with private donations. And every President does this, not just Obama. Don't get the reference here? You think Obama is the only one to do this?
But the sentiment is what I allured to in my OP. Americans just don't like pomp and circumstance, never have. Probably because the Brits were so full of it and we were going to be different.