Monthly Archives: October 2009
Brom Bones scares the hell out of Ichabod Crane through his telling of the legend of the Headless Horseman.
Ahh, just the cartoon to start off my Halloween festivities. Past the Pop tarts and lets get the day started!
In celebration of this most pagan of holidays, for most of the day I will be putting partisan politics aside and will be posting various tibits that deal with or is releated to Halloween.
There’s some interesting, creepy and amusing posts coming throughout the day, so make sure you continue to check in as the day goes by. If you like, leave me a comment or story about your favorite or creepiest Halloween experiance and I ‘ll post it for all to enjoy.
(I hope you like the picture, while it may be slightly offensive to some, it is one of my favorite examples of how creative people can be when it comes to expressing themselves)
While there is nothing to celebrate until job numbers turn around, the President cites the recent dramatic turnaround in gross domestic product as a sign of better things to come. He also applauds the fact that the Recovery Act has now created or saved more than a million jobs
DC area children: get your costumes ready.
On Saturday, the President and the First Lady will host a Halloween party at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave for 2,000 lucky children from D.C., Maryland and Virginia. Specific schools were chosen by the White House and the Department of Education to be guests of the First family at their first Halloween bash.
School children and their families will be able to trick-or-treat at the front door of the White House at the North Portico.
The health-conscious First Lady will be providing healthy treats as well as some good old fashioned candy.
In the evening there will be a Halloween reception for military families and children of White House and Residence Staff hosted by the President, First Lady, Vice President, and Dr. Biden.
The President and the First Lady are not expected to come in costume, but it’s anyone’s guess what costumes first tweens Malia and Sasha will wear.
“You need security clearance for that,” First Lady Michelle Obama joked about her daughters’ “top secret” costumes.