Please make it stop......Obama talks kid's growing pains
By PATRICK GAVIN | 7/9/10 6:56 AM EDT
This is one way to earn a "Not cool, Dad..." comment from your daughter: Talk about her new braces while giving a speech.
But President Barack Obama did just that Thursday while delivering remarks in Kansas City at a fundraiser for Senate candidate Robin Carnahan.
"You know, the — I don't have teenagers yet — Malia's just turned 12," said Obama, according to a pool report. "She's my baby. She's going — even though she's 5'9" now, she's still my baby. And she just got braces, which is good, because she looks like a kid and she was getting — she's starting to look too old for me."