President Obama is clearly not roughing it as he plays a lot of golf between trips to the beach with his wife and two daughters.
But as the commander-in-chief teed off at the Ko’olau Golf Club yesterday, the one thing more eye-opening than his handicap is who he golfs with.
With him at Ko’alau was Robert ‘Bobby’ Titcomb, a close friend of Obama’s since high school, who was arrested in a prostitution sting.
After several hours on the course with Titcomb and two others, the president kicked back with the First Lady, his sister Maya Soetoro-Ng, and several other friends at one of Honolulu’s priciest restaurants.
The presidential motorcade made a stop last night at Alan Wong’s Restaurant, located close to the Honolulu area where Obama spent his teenage years.
The Obamas sat down to a five-course dinner that include such menu items as the ‘sassy salad’ and a bacon-wrapped pork loin – for $75 each ($110 for wine pairings with each course).