President Obama’s overseas tour didn’t make friends or solve problems

President Barack Obama’s recent trip to Saudi Arabia and Europe was like a sad goodbye. Perhaps the only charming meeting he had during the tour was with Prince George. It’s true: The 2-year-old prince and his white bathrobe were adorable. Other than that, the president’s tour was far less than enjoyable.

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