Jed Lewison summarizes the ridiculousness:
By the way, there's an almost-as-ridiculous story making its rounds today: President Obama has an entourage! Gasp! The president travels with staff and security people! Shocking! During a recession, you'd think the president would make an effort to travel alone! Why does the president's entourage hate America?
Naturally, Drudge is at the center of it with the screamer headline: "PAPER: White House entourage of 500+ staff to Europe... Developing..."