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President Obama’s ‘secret’ lunch was no secret to me

My near-encounter with leader of the free world

29 October 2015

9:00 AM

29 October 2015

9:00 AM

The Metropolitan Club in Washington is so close to the White House that President Obama chose to walk there for lunch on Tuesday through Lafayette Park while his motorcade followed behind. The lunch was described in the media as ‘secret’, and American reporters were frustrated by the refusal of the White House and the club’s staff to divulge anything whatsoever about it.

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