Colorado family snaps selfie with Obama in Kansas City

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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- A Parker family vacationing in Kansas City got a big surprise when President Barack Obama showed up at the restaurant where they were eating.

Natalie Corrado, her son and his friend even got a selfie with the president in the background.


It happened when the president visited Arthur Bryant's Barbeque on Wednesday.

"He said hi to to everyone and it was pretty nice," Corrado said. "He might not be my favorite, but he still came in, said hi and was respectful to say hi to every table and then went and ordered."

The president had some in unexpectedly and asked for coleslaw, but the restaurant had run out.

"I think the kids ate it and I guess it was sold out by the time he got there, so it was sad," Corrado said. "I'm sure the kids woulda given up their coleslaw for him."



  • bwm

    Why is this news? Not to take anything away from this family, I am wondering just how many cellphone photos have been taken of ________ (fill in the blank). I would guess FOX31 needed SOMETHING POSITIVE to show about POTUS.

  • Dick Peabody

    Obama’s campaigning and fund raising as 3rd world illiterates, criminals, and diseased pour over the border, Putin is shooting down airliners, ISIS is beheading Christians in Iraq, and Hamas rockets Israel. Everything Obama has done, or failed to do, endangers these Parker yahoo’s lives and those of their fellow Americans. I would hope that if they were a bit older and more mature, they would NOT want any association with such a bad man and disgrace of a president.

  • anonymous

    I wouldn’t give him my coleslaw.. and I don’t even eat it. Wait! If I took a huge sh*t on it then I’d give it to him!

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