Barack and Michelle Obama have inked a production deal with Netflix. The streaming giant shared on Twitter: Can’t wait to see what kind of content they come up with.
Barack and Michelle Obama launched their inaugural Obama Foundation Summit yesterday (October 31st) in Chicago, with the former president calling it “an experiment in us trying to have a collective conversation.” The programs and goals for the Obama Foundation are still taking shape, but there will be a focus on helping nurture and develop young […]
The tweet former President Barack Obama sent after the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday (August 12th) became the most-liked tweet in Twitter history yesterday (August 15th). The Nelson Mandela quote against racism and hatred passed 2.7 million likes shortly after 10 p.m. ET, topping Ariana Grande‘s reaction to the bombing at her Manchester concert in May. We miss you, […]
According to the Chicago Tribune, Former President Barack Obama announced yesterday (May 3rd) that he and his wife Michelle are donating $2 million to summer jobs programs in their hometown of Chicago. He said the donation is being made so that, quote, “young people can get to work and we can start providing opportunities to […]
Hollywood turned out for Yes We Can: Your Most Memorable Moments from the Obama Presidency, a video celebrating their memorable times during the Obama administration. From Jerry Seinfeld admitting that knocking on a window of the Oval Office to get the president’s attention was “probably the peak of my entire existence” to John Legend reflecting […]
Michelle Obama will give her final public remarks today (January 6th) as first lady at an annual White House event honoring the School Counselor of the Year. Obama began the tradition in 2015 of celebrating the annual winner at the White House as part of her Reach Higher initiative to encourage post-secondary education. This year’s honoree […]
The White House announced Tuesday (November 22nd) that President Obama had commuted the sentences of 79 more federal inmates. He has now commuted the sentences of more than 1,000 people, topping the past 11 presidents combined, the vast majority of them convicted of non-violent drug offenses. Of that number, 839 had their sentences commuted this year. White […]
Check out this video of a Republican who admits that he never supported Obama and that he wanted him to fail, just like all of the rest of the Republicans. Until he got an autoimmune disease and couldn’t get healthcare coverage because he had a pre-existing condition. Until it happens to you, you’ll never understand.
Guess what President Barack Obama’s favorite song of 2015 is? According to People, POTUS’ fav song is Kendrick Lamar’s “How Much a Dollar Cost” from off of his Grammy nominated album To Pimp A Butterfly. First Lady Michelle Obama’s fav song of the year is Mark Ronson & Bruno Mars’ “Uptown Funk.” In the words […]
Moments after Baltimore State Attorney Marilyn Mosby passionately announced that the officers responsible for Freddie Gray’s death will be criminally charged, President Obama released this…
Here’s a story that I saw on ABC News, President Obama hosted the White House Science Fair yesterday (March 23rd). Which has become an annual event in his administration where students show off their achievements in science, technology, engineering and math. One group that got a lot of attention were six-year-olds from an Oklahoma Girl […]
POTUS gave his State of the Union address last night. He talked about the economy, affordable child care, paid sick leave, equal pay for women and his initiative to provide free community college for two years. But the best part of the night is when POTUS clapped back when Republicans applauded when he said “I […]