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Barack Obama's Absurd Decorative Gifts

Being the U.S. President has its fair share of perks, of course, and one of said perks is getting lavish gifts from various presidents, prime ministers, and religious leaders. Today our cousins at Curbed National sift through the State Department's just-released list of what Barack Obama got in 2009, and from whom, to find the 10 most absurd-sounding of the bunch. Six decorative ceremonial weapons, anyone? [Curbed National]