A view of the East Room of White House where President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are hosting a state dinner for South Korean President Lee Myung-bak on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011, in ... more 
A view of the East Room of White House where President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama are hosting a state dinner for South Korean President Lee Myung-bak on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2011, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Evan Vucci
Thu, Oct 13, 2011 5:46 PM EDT