VINEYARD HAVEN (CBS) – President Obama and his family had a quiet start to their weekend on Martha’s Vineyard Saturday.

They spent most of the day secluded on Blue Heron Farm.

The President then went to the Oak Bluffs home of Harvard Law professor Charles Ogletree in the evening, for what the White House called a social event.

Ogletree taught both the president and first lady Michele Obama when they were students at Harvard Law School. He is a frequent summer visitor to the Vineyard.

Word about the president’s visit apparently leaked out.

One neighbor put up a sign that said “Welcome Mr. President to Alpine Street.”

View: Obama’s Vineyard Vacation Photos

The White House also released the president’s summer reading list.

During his trip to the Bunch of Grapes bookstore Friday, Mister Obama bought The Bayou Trilogy, a collection by Daniel Woodrell and Rodin’s Debutante, by Martha’s Vineyard seasonal resident Ward Just.

He also bought some books for his daughters.

The President also brought three books with him to the Vineyard – Cutting for Stone, a novel by Abraham Verghese; To the End of the Land, fiction by David Grossman, and The Warmth of Other Suns, the story of African-American migration from the South to Northern cities.

Comments (5)
  1. Want to thank all of you, for your stand against Oboma & His political partners,.

    But there is so much more we can do. Being aggressive and focusing on the facts and truth is only the first step.

    We musT follow up with more details and stand by our convictions and dont back down.

    Oboma has NOT brought CHANGE, In fact ~~ THE ONLY real THING needing

    CHANGE !

    Was Barack Hussein Obama II.

    Barack Hussein Obama II ( Who hates American Values )

    Who who is A ” SELF PROCLAIMED Enemy ” ~ of responsible, Morally Conscious

    HARD WORKING Americans.

    oBOMAS supporters KNOW~ that Barack Hussein Obama II, WILL FORCE YOU to

    paY THEM, out of your PockeT ….

    This UN~CHANGABLE fraud, has done His VERY BEST to Inspire VIOLENCE.

    THESE ARE OBAMAS OWN WORDS.. saying “Bring it on” To his supporters.

    Oboma ~ Demands Saying “Get ready for hand-to-hand combat with your

    fellow Americans”

    – Obama has ALSO DECLARED to his Supporters

    “I want all Americans to get in each others faces!–

    Obama demands !

    “You bring a knife to a fight pal, we’ll bring a gun” – Obama Cant wait to get

    everybody involved in some kind OF CONFRONTATION of some sort….


    Obama has ALSO DECLARED “Republicans are our enemies”-

    ** Obama on ACORN Mobs: “I don’t want to quell anger. I think people are

    right to be angry! I’m angry!”

    ANGER VIOLENCE and more taxes….. THIS IS OBAMAS Change for america

    /“Hit Back Twice As Hard”. He commands !


    *Obama on the private sector: ~~ “We talk to these folks…~ / so I know

    whose a*$ to KICK.“ OBOMA wants to KICK your a*$ /

    Shouting THAT Republican victory would mean ~ “hand to hand combat”

    HE IS EXPECTING people to kill & BE VIOLENT / for their immoral CAUSES

    * Obama Tells democrats: “ I’m itching for a fight.” !

    PLEASE go to reXes NEW WebsiTe ~ ! Oboma *( Just like Adolf Hitler~~ In

    that oBOMA~~~ Demands ! — [ THE FINAL SOLUTION – for Un~Wanted Children

    Barak Obama A MURDERER .~Torturing UNWANTED babys on DEATH ROE

    OBAMA supports TAKING a little NEW BORN innocent child.. / BORN. ALIVE ~

    sTabing it iN the head & SUCKs ITS BRAINS OUT.

    He also demands, that a Child SURVIVING a FAILED ABORTION, Has no RIGHT to

    Life or medical care. ({ After being tortured in pain and agony }

    1. Chester Munroe says:

      I think the best thing he could do is get back to WORK + get this country going again BOY !!!! what is wrong w/ him can he NOT see WHATS going on Or what

  2. J.C.A. says:

    Maybe he should read “Economics…101”, get off his vacation horse and back to the business of running a flipping country. DONKEY !

  3. prinr it says:

    What I think about WBZ and CBS in general.
    This is a News agency will not print what the people have to say. In fact they band you from their web page when you try to give your view of things. As we the people that live in a nation of free speech is this not an outrage!
    Why should we try (and I do say try) to make our point across on there site when it will not be printed any way.
    It is like we live in Russia or North Korea.
    Repress the people so there words won’t be heard and take side’s with big Oil & Government. I could keep going on & on. My point has been made.
    Boycott WBZ & CBS in general. They want you to see what they print!!!!!
    WE want to see what we think! This is after all a free America is it not?

  4. Rexteryalizer Rex says:

    ….PLEASE…. go to reXes NEW WebsiTe ~ ! Oboma *( Just like Adolf Hitler~~\oBOMA~~~ Demands ! — [ THE FINAL SOLUTION – for Un~Wanted Children

    Barak Obama is A MURDERER .~Torturing UNWANTED babys on DEATH ROE


    OBAMA TAKES a little NEW BORN innocent child. BORN. ALIVE sTabS it iN the head SUCKs ITS BRAINS OUT.

    This is just to wrong and horrible. Please stand for Loving Children and the USA

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