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First Lady’s Trip to Spain Doesn’t Escape Criticism

Date: August 6, 2010
Authors: Peter Baker and Raphael Minder
QUOTE: Michelle Obama hoped to enjoy a quiet summer break in southern Spain with her younger daughter and a few friends. But the Andalusian getaway has gotten away from her as the European media document her every flamenco dance step and critics back home question the wisdom of such a lavish vacation, which involves at least some taxpayer money, in a time of austerity.

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