“What we’ve said to the girls is, ‘If you guys ever decide you're going to get a tattoo, then mommy and me will get the exact same tattoo. In the same place,’” Obama said with a smile. “And we'll go on YouTube and show it off as a family tattoo.”
There is no manual on parenting, but it looks like he might have this one figured out. :)
Adhering strictly to the topic of presidential parenting:
A year or two back, Paul McCartney-- Sir Paul, if you insist-- played the White House. I caught a bit of it on PBS. By and by the singer launched into Michelle, ma belle etc and the cameras zoom in on the president leaning over his wife singing the lyrics into her ear. And then pan to daughters smiling pleasantly. I remember being phenomenally impressed. These girls are, what, around 12 years old? So inwardly they had to be thinking along the lines of
Tasefull, artful tattoos are one thing.. I've dated enough women with them.. What gets me though, are the tatoos where it looks like someone found the drunkest, highest 'artist' they could find and said "Scribble some &stuff on me"