At a dinner in Argentina last night, President Barack Obama had that look on his face that every man of a certain age has when someone asks him to dance.
He needed only to remember the simple lessons of the dance of seduction.
Step One: Find someone who knows how to tango.
Step Two: Hold on.
Predictably, of course, the dance got ripped in the U.S. media today.
More tango: The three-minute love affair (MPR News)
About the blogger
Bob Collins has been with Minnesota Public Radio since 1992, emigrating to Minnesota from Massachusetts. He was senior editor of news in the ’90s, ran MPR’s political unit, created the MPR News regional website, invented the popular Select A Candidate, started the two most popular blogs in the history of MPR and every day laments that his Minnesota Fantasy Legislature project never caught on.
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