President Donald Trump reportedly likes to place his personal spin on excursions of the White Home.
The Washington Put up reported Monday that Trump enjoys giving impromptu talks to guests — and on one event baselessly claimed that his predecessor, former President Barack Obama, watched lots of sports activities from the personal eating room off the Oval Workplace.
“He simply sat in right here and watched basketball all day,” Trump mentioned, in keeping with the publication, citing 4 individuals.
Trump additionally claimed to have discovered the room in “tough form” when he moved into the official residence in January 2017 and instructed company there had been a gap within the wall, the Put up reported.
An Obama official poured chilly water on Trump’s reported tour tales, nevertheless. They denied the existence of a gap and mentioned Obama didn’t watch basketball within the eating room.
Former first girl Michelle Obama wrote in her best-selling memoir, Turning into, that her husband would “typically” be a part of employees within the White Home kitchen “if there was a university basketball sport enjoying on the TV within the night.”