President Obama is a Baby Whisperer
June 23, 2011
This week President Obama proved he's popular with his baby fan base at a meet-and-greet at the White House. Too bad babies can't vote.
This wasn't your ordinary president and baby photo op, though. Initially, the baby girl was in the First Lady's hands, but after she was unable to stop her from wailing, she handed the infant to the President. Immediately, she stopped crying. You can tell that Michelle is shocked—it actually looks like she wants to smack her husband. President Obama looks a little smug, too. We guess sometimes a dad's touch is just what the doctor ordered.
President Obama: more effective than swaddling and white noise combined. Think he'll start making house calls? Who's the professional baby-calmer in your house—you or your husband?