George W. Bush had his slew of off-color statements that Liberals took feverish delight in tearing apart. Well, Barack Obama has had his fair share of ridiculous statements that give the other side plenty of ammunition to fire right on back.
Here are the eight most cringe-worthy moments in all their glory...or horror, depending on which way you look at it.Check out more lists like Embaressing Obama Slip-ups!, Worst American Presidents, Famous Obama Soundbites
Obama Doesn't Know How Many States We Have
"Hey, Obama, how many states have you traveled to?"
"...wait, what?"We know it's a lot to ask, but we like our presidents to know how many states we have in the union before they get TOO far. Just sayin'.
Romantic Date Night While Troops Are Dying
Sure, everyone deserves a break, right? But it's probably not a good idea to take that break if you're the President of the United States during wartime and three troops died within 24 hours of a $40,000 date in New York City.
Sure, you can continue to live your life a little, even though you're the President and have the f*ture of the free world on your shoulders... but maybe the timing should be a little better next time?Look on the bright side, for a Democratic president who is described as charismatic as Kennedy and Clinton, at least he was going out with his WIFE.
Burns Thousands of Gallons of Jet Fuel and Then Plants a Tree
On Earth Day 2009, a day in which many people don't even drive their car to work, Obama planted a tree and then gave a speech about wind energy.Unfortunately, he traveled to and from Iowa to do so. This means he burned over 7,000 gallons of jet fuel to make this trip and to plant that single tree. Isn't that kind of like stealing a car, robbing a bank, then getting home and accidentally dinging a car... then leaving a note?
Obama Makes Fun of the Special Olympics
Ok, so we've probably all made jokes about the Special Olympics at some point in our lives, but the difference between us and Obama is that we didn't make fun of them while being President of The United States.For the sound bite, please go to 00:20 in this video.