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Former First Daughters admit to
nibbling on Gingerbread White Houses

New York Daily News, by Carol Kuruvilla

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Posted By:StormCnter, 12/22/2012 5:44:08 AM

The gingerbread houses created by the White House kitchen take weeks to plan, bake, build, and decorate — and this year even wire. Althought meant to be seen, not eaten, some first children are now revealing that members of the first families have, in fact, indulged in a nibble of the holiday confections. Jenna Bush swears she saw her sister Barbara nibbling on the gingerbread, marzipan and chocolate creation while their dad was in the White House. Amy Carter, Chelsea Clinton, (and even Hillary Clinton herself) have grudgingly admitted to sneaking a bite of forbidden frosted goodness.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: provide, 12/22/2012 6:14:42 AM     (No. 9078930)

I really think the culprit is the Mooch. She´ll make Hansel and Gretel look like they´re on Weight Watchers.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Spidey, 12/22/2012 6:24:27 AM     (No. 9078936)

Never mind that the current residents are nibbling away at the federal treasury at over a billion a year.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Keekng, 12/22/2012 6:45:05 AM     (No. 9078948)

It is a wise thing to have a second one built for munching so the first one will be left alone. Moochy, no doubt, has one in a secret place for munching.
She didn´t get that wide load caboose from arugula.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: JAN, 12/22/2012 7:54:07 AM     (No. 9079025)

Frankly my dear........I don´t give a darn.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: ROLFnader, 12/22/2012 8:38:42 AM     (No. 9079098)

I could make a really crass comment about Monica Lewinsky but I won´t.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Bobn.T, 12/22/2012 9:05:24 AM     (No. 9079152)

#5 - you just did.
I agree.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: TheMotherCO, 12/22/2012 9:33:35 AM     (No. 9079199)

This is not news, it is what kids do. lol

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Reply 8 - Posted by: MattMusson, 12/22/2012 11:26:11 AM     (No. 9079424)

My family has a tradition of taking old gingerbread houses out to the pasture on New Years Day - and blowing them to kingdom come.

I´m from Texas.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: ScarletPimpernel, 12/22/2012 12:04:18 PM     (No. 9079481)

#8 -- that´s funny! Thanks for making me laugh.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: TXknitter, 12/22/2012 12:36:06 PM     (No. 9079525)

#8, glad to know my family isn´t the only one who enjoyed doing that!!!!

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Reply 11 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 12/22/2012 12:57:08 PM     (No. 9079552)

That´s like eating cardboard. Those things aren´t supposed to be edible, just structural.

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