President Barack Obama Stops in Chinatown

The President of the United States pulled up at Great Eastern restaurant at 1:22 p.m. He entered with no jacket and his sleeves rolled up and ordered some dim sums to go.

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US President Barack Obama greets wellwishers after stopping for a dim sum takeout lunch in San Francisco's Chinatown on February 16, 2012. AFP PHOTO/Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
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President Barack Obama arrives
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President Barack Obama greets the crowd after arriving at San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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US President Barack Obama greets wellwishers after stopping for a dim sum takeout lunch in San Francisco's Chinatown on February 16, 2012. AFP PHOTO/Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
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US President Barack Obama carries out lunch during a surprise visit to Great Eastern Restaurant for dim sum in San Francisco's Chinatown on February 16, 2012. AFP PHOTO/Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
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Most of the patrons were of Chinese descent. Most of the patrons were also thrilled to see the president.
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US President Barack Obama greets patrons during a surprise visit to Great Eastern Restaurant for dim sum in San Francisco's Chinatown on February 16, 2012. AFP PHOTO/Saul LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
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Inside this take out order is an assortment of dim sum.
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Security escorted President Barack Obama through Chinatown in San Francisco Thursday. Photo: Trevor Crowe on Twitter
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The president paid in cash and carried out his own bags.
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After he picked up his dim sum he met with some more folks on the way back to the limo.
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President Barack Obama walks off of Marine One at John Wayne Airport in Santa Ana, Calif., Thursday, Feb. 16, 2012, to attend a fundraiser. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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President Barack Obama arrives at Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles, Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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President Barack Obama greets people as he arrives at Los Angeles International Airport in Los Angeles, Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012. Obama is on a three-day trip to the West Coast. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
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Feb. 15, 2012: President Barack Obama waves as he departs the White House en route Milwaukee and then Los Angeles.
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MILWAUKEE, WI - FEBRUARY 15: U.S. President Barack Obama speaks to workers at the Master Lock factory on February 15, 2012 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Obama applauded the company, which he cited in his State of the Union address, for bringing back 100 jobs to the U.S. from China. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
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