October 24, 2017
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Obama: Maine visit a rose in a month of thorns

Bangor Daily News
AP | BDN
AP | BDN
President Barack Obama holds a coconut ice cream cone after a visit to Mount Desert Island Ice Cream in Bar Harbor, Maine, Friday, July 16, 2010. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

In an interview on ABC’s “The View,” President Barack Obama talks about the hardships of the presidency — such as the BP oil spill and the H1N1 flu scare — and the roses among the thorns — such as his recent visit to Maine.

“In the last month the rose has to be a couple of days we took in Maine with Michelle, Sasha and Malia,” he said. The Obamas spent a weekend in Maine exploring Acadia National Park and sampling the dining on Mount Desert Island.


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