or is that holiday tree?
In view of that take a look at Obummer's schedule today:
Noon || Receives the Presidential Daily Briefing
12:40 pm || Departs White House
1:45 pm || Arrives Scranton, Pa.
2:05 pm || Meets with a Scranton family
2:45 pm || Delivers remarks at Scranton High School
4:10 pm || Departs Scranton
4:55 pm || Arrives New York City
6:05 pm || Delivers remarks at fundraiser #1; private residence
7:30 pm || Delivers remarks at fundraiser #2; Gotham Bar and Grille
9:05 pm || Delivers remarks at fundraiser #3; Sheraton Hotel
11:10 pm || Departs New York City
12:20 am || Arrives White House
Campaigning and fund-raising. Not just fund-raising anywhere - but............in New York City on the same day as the lighting of the Christmas tree. His presence will snarl traffic for miles and miles.
Here's what Donald Trump thinks about it: