Is there any occasion the White House won’t turn into an ego stroke for the narcissist in chief? Whether it’s honoring Rosa Parks, Neil Armstrong, JFK or his own chief of staff, it’s all about Obama. Always:
Happy birthday to President Obama’s Chief of Staff, Denis McDonough! pic.twitter.com/HEAshPTzXy
— White House Archived (@ObamaWhiteHouse) December 3, 2013
— Tom Fitzgerald (@FitzFox5DC) December 3, 2013
White House photographer Pete Souza notes that Denis McDonough’s daughter is also pictured in that photo.
Pres Obama, with CoS Denis McDonough's daughter, walks a birthday cake to Denis' office in the West Wing today pic.twitter.com/fLLBQFN8Kj
— petesouza (archived) (@PeteSouza44) December 3, 2013
The official White House feed neglected to mention her. Funny that.
.@exjon Daughter in bckgrnd "Daddy! Happy Bi…" "Give me that gift, you little spotlight stealing twerp! Don't you see there are cameras?"
— Simon Acceou Strain (@acceou) December 3, 2013