Malia Obama lets her dad know the Nobel Peace Prize isn't the only thing to celebrate

By People Staff
Updated October 09, 2009 02:05 PM
Credit: Pete Souza/White House

President Obama may have received the Nobel Peace Prize on Friday morning, but for his daughters, there was other important business at hand: the 1st birthday of the family’s Portuguese water dog, Bo Obama!

“Malia came in and said, ‘Daddy, you own the Nobel Peace prize, and it is Bo’s birthday,'” Obama told reporters in the Rose Garden. “Then Sasha added, ‘Plus we have a three-day weekend coming up!’ ”