Yep I think Mr. Obama might have done one of those duhh what the hell was I thinking,
Obamas' Date Night in New York City Draws Criticism - Political News - FOXNews.com
The White House refused to say how much the trip was costing taxpayers.
Even before the Obamas left Washington, the there-and-back trip drew criticism from Republicans. They questioned the president's decision to travel to New York for a night of entertainment during a recession and while automakers struggle to survive.
It was just a few months ago that auto executives were roundly criticized when they traveled to Washington for congressional hearings in pricey private planes.