I thought the NFL one just about raised the bar for this series, but I’ve gotta admit, hearing Obama say, “Listen ladies, romance is deception. Romance is a parody. It’s how we get you cuddly and naughty naughty and not questioning men more than a two nights window” just about killed me. [via dangerousminds]
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I’m more bookmarking this for myself so I can easily find it later since I didn’t get to watch it live. Apparently, he was really into the civil rights stuff this year? Wonder what holiday spurred that.
“What’s more important? Doing whatever it takes to get an A grade … or giving the American parents the peace of mind when they drop their children off for first grade?” — President Obama, in announcing his plan to curb gun violence in America. More: Here is the White House proposals, you can watch the [...]
I adore everything about Alexis Madrigal’s story on the programmers and developers who built the software that helped get Obama reelected so much that I’m just going to employ you to read it. How can you not with grafs like this: “When Obama campaign chief Jim Messina signed off on hiring [Harper] Reed, he told [...]
“Did I just do the Not Impressed face with the President..?” McKayla Maroney tweeted. Yes, yes you did and it’s duly noted. I can’t wait until she’s still doing this face in 20 years.
Conservative blogger Andrew Sullivan continues his man-crush on the president with a look at how a second Obama term could be a transformative one. It’s funny, but I’m not sure that Obama will become the Democrats’ Reagan — it’s clear that honor goes to Bill Clinton, who becomes more beloved and sainted with each passing [...]
A tale of two photos for the POTUS and Vice POTUS over the weekend. Barack Obama stopped by Big Apple Pizza in Ft. Pierce, Fla. on Sunday, where owner Scott Van Duzer wrapped Barry into a manly bear hug. Secret Service was probably not amused. Across the country in Ohio, Joe Biden did his best [...]
It was, by all accounts, a masterful speech by a politician at the top of his game. Take 60 minutes to watch this speech. It was better than any speech given at the Republican National Convention because it was specifically wonky, a strong rebuttal to the GOP narrative, radiated warmth, and defended Obama’s last four [...]