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Obama charms the Irish as he visits ancestral roots

Tuesday, May 24, 2011 - 01:16

May 24 - U.S. President Barack Obama charms villagers as he goes back to his Irish ancestral roots. Paul Chapman reports.

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The eighth cousin of barrack Obama's become a -- local hero in the Irish village of money cool. Henry heatley is a very distant relative -- the obvious choice to shoot the presidents of the United States -- who -- tests. It's not -- pizzeria because there's like -- And only is like walking in a movie yourself loudly in it and desires every site you -- yet definitely see Israel it definitely does like I. A press the flesh today and then it was it was it was a marvelous occasion. It might have been Obama's easy manner and chassis approach that charmed the villages. It might have been easy easy downing of a pints of -- newseum and the local bar. Either way he's taken the residents of -- equal rights to. He loved again I thought he genuinely loved again if you didn't leave shoplifting and I just throw my hands around his neck and kissed him until he was the largest towards him. And and he signed my best case because it couldn't find it passes like one of the nicest guys ever just be around. It looks like Obama's visit say it's Bambi pollster it'll be the tool of political at least for the foreseeable future. Chapman it's it's.

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Obama charms the Irish as he visits ancestral roots

Tuesday, May 24, 2011 - 01:16