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Apparently The Wi-Fi In The White House Is Crap And Annoys The Obamas

Even the Obamas suffer from buffering.

Posted on February 8, 2016, at 7:43 a.m. ET

You would think a fancy place like the White House would be pretty high-tech, right?

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You would be wrong. Apparently it's a bit shit.

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Yes, Obama, we know that feeling well. 😫

The Obamas complained about the White House's tech issues during an interview with CBS News before the Super Bowl.

You'd think being the leader of the free world would get you better perks but ¯\_(ツ)_/¯
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You'd think being the leader of the free world would get you better perks but

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When asked if they had advice for the next couple who will occupy the White House, Barack Obama said should they should get "the whole tech thing" sorted.

"We've been trying to get that straight for the next group of folks, because it is an old building, and so there's a lot of dead spots where Wi-Fi doesn't work," he said.
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"We've been trying to get that straight for the next group of folks, because it is an old building, and so there's a lot of dead spots where Wi-Fi doesn't work," he said.

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Apparently Sasha and Malia also find the Wi-Fi issues quite annoying.

"It can be a little sketchy," Michelle Obama said. "The girls are just irritated by it sometimes."
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"It can be a little sketchy," Michelle Obama said. "The girls are just irritated by it sometimes."

Poor Obamas.

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They suffer the curse of buffering just like the rest of us.

Strangely comforting to know.

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