|photo courtesy of Pete Souza/White House|
Happy Birthday, Mr. President.
On his 49th birthday Wednesday, President Obama received a promised "gift" from his friends at the Republican National Committee, in the form of a new Web site.
Web surfers who sign onto the new page will be presented with more than a dozen cards to choose from, including ones featuring Harlem Rep. Charles Rangel, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, and former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich.
"Congrats on your big day!" reads the e-card from the indicted former governor. "In honor of your birthday, I decided not to testify."
Rangel's card says: "For your birthday, I will go quietly," a reference to the congressman's efforts to fight ethics charges.
But perhaps the best one is the card with Vice President Biden's face on it: "For your birthday, you won't hear a f@#&ing peep out of me.
(click here to read the full story in The Washington Post)