A-gays aren’t cheap. And A-gay designers? Well, they’re even fancier. So Michael Smith, who’s on the White House’s preservation committee, likely spent a handsome penny retrofitting Obama’s Oval Office — though not, the White House will have you know, much more (or less?) than previous presidents. And none of it from taxpayers! All the materials are American made, so it’s not like Sarah Palin can attack him for that.