President Barack Obama World Tour 2009

President Barack Obama leaves Tuesday on his first overseas trip as president. First up is London for a summit of the G-20 that will focus on the global economic crisis. He has meeting set up with many world leaders, including the British and Indian prime ministers, the presidents of China and Russia, and the king of Saudi Arabia. Then it is off to France and a meeting with President Nicolas Sarkozy. Then the president go back to Germany has a meeting with Chancellor Angela Merkel and participate in a NATO working group. Then it is off to Prague for an EU summit. There he will meet with Czech Republic President Vaclav Klaus, former Prime Minister Mirek Topolanek, and former Czech President Vaclav Havel. Next up is Ankara, Turkey, for meetings with President Abdullah Gul. This is a very adventurous trip with many meet and greets. This will be his first tour of Europe as president during the campaign at a rally in Germany back in August of 2008. There were 200,000 people in Berlin that day and it is when the title rock star was officially given to President Obama. It will be interesting to see the return trip and if the shine still glitters or there is a dullness based on performance.

MLB Baseball Opening Day 4 days
NBA Playoffs 17 days
NFL Draft 24 days
Transformers 2 Movie Debut 85 days
Days until 2010 – 277 days
Day Until A New President 1391 days

National Debt 3/27/1999   5,646,620,374,086.62
National Debt 3/27/2009   11,045,554,110,788.92

Livin’ like this never ever
Tore my life apart
I know how to maintain
And you know I know my part
W. Axl Rose Reckless Life (1988)

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