President Donald Trump addressed the crowd with this wife Melania, son Barron, and the Easter Bunny stating how this nation will be "stronger and bigger and better" than ever before.
"We're going to come out and join you, and enjoy your company for a roll", said the president from his papal-like perch overlooking the White House lawn.
"This is the 139th Easter Egg Roll".
Before joining the festivities with his family, Trump thanked his wife for "working on this for a long time to make it flawless".
Trump aide Kellyanne Conway and White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, who once played the role of the Easter Bunny in costume in 2008 during the George W. Bush administration, were spotted getting their photos taken in the crowd.
"We're doing the egg roll hanging out and having a good time", said participant Cullen Gullott. "Think of it, 139", Trump said today, welcoming families to the annual event, which was dampened by intermittent rain.
On the other hand, Trump also expressed his heartfelt thanks to his wife, Melania, in being the instrument for the planning and preparing towards the success of this year's Easter Egg Roll.
The egg-rolling event, which dates to 1878, was smaller this year, down from 35,000 ticket holders last year. It was just made smaller, down from the 35,000 people who got tickets previous year, but retaining such activities as a reading nook, an area to send messages to US troops and an entertainment stage.
Having this new tradition of spectacular dresses during a White House event, people will now be expecting more from First Lady Melania Trump. Moments later, Trump blew a whistle three times, each time sending youngsters scurrying to use a wooden spoon to maneuver a dyed egg across a finish line. "I've seen those kids, and they're highly, highly competitive", Donald said.
Each night last week week, "The O'Reilly Factor " featured fewer minutes of paid advertising than it did the evening prior. Paul Weiss also led the investigation of allegations against former Fox News CEO Roger Ailes.
He said "we need to apply pressure on North Korea so they seriously respond to a dialogue" with the worldwide community. Recent satellite imagery suggests the country could conduct another underground nuclear test at any time.
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The reshuffle led global rating agencies Standard & Poor's and Fitch to downgrade South Africa's credit rating to junk status. Nomura analyst Peter Attard Montalto said: "There is a general question about where South Africa is going".
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Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee had alleged that the sting operation was a conspiracy against her government and party members. In the detailed investigation that will now begin, the CBI will probe the motive behind them accepting the money.
Be proactive - Use the "Flag as Inappropriate" link at the upper right corner of each comment to let us know of abusive posts . This gesture comes days after USA -backed Iraqi troops suffered devastating losses in the Islamic State stronghold of Mosul.
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