White House squirrel scampers around

Sep. 21, 2011 at 7:14 AM ET

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A squirrel runs on the driveway of the White House South Lawn on Sept. 19, 2011. The squirrel appeared shortly before U.S. President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle were leaving for New York, where Obama will attend the United Nations General Assembly.