Kennedy Corpus, 10. Cory Dellenbach/Shawano Leader/AP

By Mark Memmott

Getting the president of the United States to write a note for your teacher when you're not in school is quite a thrill. As the Green Bay Press-Gazette reports, 10-year-old Kennedy Corpus thinks President Barack Obama is "really awesome."

According to the newspaper, the note reads: "To Kennedy's Teacher -- Please excuse Kennedy's absence ... she's with me. Barack Obama."

Kennedy tells the Press-Gazette that she "plans to take it home and frame it, but she might make a few copies first, including one for her teacher."

Here's a photo of the note itself:


Cory Dellenbach/Shawano Leader/AP


And here's how it all came about at yesterday's town hall meeting in Green Bay:

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9:02 - June 12, 2009