Politics The mystery of where Sasha Obama was during her dad's speech has been solved

08:36  11 january  2017
08:36  11 january  2017 Source:   theweek.com

Obama to deliver farewell address in Chicago on Jan. 10

  Obama to deliver farewell address in Chicago on Jan. 10 By Jeff Mason

Where is Sasha you ask? That child is in her bed sleeping, she has school in the morning. Anyone else wondering if # sashaobama is the designated survivor? Good luck, Sasha ! Glad that one' s been solved — now on to the Russian hacks.

It was a question asked by many during President Obama ’ s farewell speech on Tuesday night: Where was Sasha ? Obama ’ s wife, Michelle, and eldest daughter, Malia, were in attendance at his address in Chicago. Where in the world is # SashaObama ? pic.twitter.com/7Z6qqj7cdG.

Sasha Obama was noticeably absent from her father's farewell address Tuesday night in Chicago, and people have theories about why the she wasn't in attendance.

The boring folks of the world think there is a simple explanation:

Sasha Obama, President Obama, and Malia Obama. © Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Sasha Obama, President Obama, and Malia Obama.

Others are convinced she had more nefarious plans:

Some say the decision to leave the First Daughter in Washington, D.C., was a matter of national security:

Could it be that she just didn't make the cut?

It turns out there was an important reason why she stayed behind:

Good luck, Sasha! Glad that one's been solved — now on to the Russian hacks.

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