Did You Know...

   

Et tu, Babs?

Share
By Doug Powers  •  August 17, 2010 04:16 PM

**Written by Doug Powers

Not that you would, but if you were paying to attend an event that listed Barbra Streisand as a co-host, wouldn’t you sort of expect Streisand to be at that event — especially if it involved Barack Obama?

From Politico:

Barbra Streisand and Jeffrey Katzenberg were no-shows at a Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee fundraiser the two were to co-host Monday night at the Los Angeles home of television producer John Wells.

President Obama spoke at the event, and other co-hosts included Steven Spielberg and J.J. Abrams.

Did Streisand just forget, or can we chalk her up as yet another disgruntled elitist limo-lib who was all for wildly expensive programs until realizing somebody has to pay for them?

Streisand’s website that often doubles as a comical cry for help provides no explanation. Maybe Barbra was stuck in yesterday’s nightmarish LA traffic jam, which, given the cause, would be sweet irony.

And for any Malibu dupes with more cash than brains who thought they were going to pay $30,400 a couple and actually get to have dinner with Obama, how’s this for a letdown:

According to one source familiar with the plans, about 100 people are expected at the reception and 100 at the dinner. But the source said Obama is not expected to attend the dinner itself, although Pelosi will be there.

Anybody who would pay thirty-grand to watch Nancy Pelosi eat can’t possibly have the ability to understand the size and scope of government waste — hence their misguided endorsements.

**Written by Doug Powers

Twitter @ThePowersThatBe

[madmimi id=111506]
blog comments powered by Disqus

White House chief of staff vows to move swiftly to

January 25, 2015 09:16 PM by Doug Powers

netanyahuobama

“Netanyahu ought to remember that President Obama has a year and a half left to his presidency, and that there will be a price.”

GloZell

January 23, 2015 01:07 PM by Doug Powers

glozell

Founders unavailable for comment: Obama celebrates ‘core constitutional right’ of abortion

January 22, 2015 07:34 PM by Doug Powers

obamaplanned

Constitutional law prof?

State of the Union open thread: Free stuff for the middle class paid for by rich people!

January 20, 2015 04:14 PM by Doug Powers

obamaweights

Get ready


Categories: Barack Obama, John Kerry, Politics, Terrorist attacks

Follow me on Twitter Follow me on Facebook