How not to make friends, but influence people all the same,
EU summit scrapped after Obama ‘snub’
The European Union has scrapped a summit with the US, after President Barack Obama decided not to attend.
The event in Madrid in May was to have been the highlight of Spain’s six-month EU presidency, and the cancellation is seen as a humiliating blow.
Worse yet, he didn’t even bother tell them directly:
In fact, Spain only found out about Mr Obama’s decision through the press.
But not to worry, O knows who to keep happy.