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Creepy… it’s almost as if he saw the last time I tried to dance at a wedding reception and is mocking me (it takes about 55 seconds for the fun to begin):
His teleprompter would have been out there with him to show him how it’s done if it weren’t for the fact that TOTUS was busy being set up on India’s Parliament — the first time ever a teleprompter has been used there (Obama’s all about “firsts”).
The prez really knows how to engage his Indian hosts:
Also, from ABC’s Jake Tapper:
There was an odd little moment with Spice Jet founder Bhupendra Kansagra when President Obama spoke to CEOs Saturday in Mumbai.
MR. KANSAGRA: Thank you. Welcome, Mr. President, to India. As a fellow Kenyan, Iâ€™m very proud to see that you have made â€“
THE PRESIDENT: Made something of myself. (Laughter.)
MR. KANSAGRA: â€” India as the focus of your drive for exports out of the U.S.
And like his ABC collegue George Stephanopoulos, Tapper felt the need to throw himself on the grenade for Obama by serving as a sort of “birther buffer”:
Obviously the president is not a Kenyan. One supposes Mr. Kansagra meant â€œof Kenyan ancestryâ€ or something.
Obamadance Update, from Sad Hill News — another caption might be “What India sees” vs. “What America sees”:
(h/t Weasel Zippers)