Tag: President Barack Obama

Watch the Highlights of President Barack Obama’s Emotional Farewell Address

To say his goodbye to the country, the president gave his farewell address at McCormick Place in Grant Park in Chicago, the same place where he gave his victory speech after the 2008 election. Here are a few highlights from President Obama’s goodbye.

Barack Obama Crushes Our Hopes, Says Michelle Will “Never Run” for President (or Any Elected Office)

President Barack Obama spoke to Rolling Stone magazine the day after the election and discussed his wife’s possible political career. Unfortunately for us, the President says Michelle will “never run” for elected office.

#ThankYouObama: BET & Twitter Pay Tribute to President Barack Obama, the Coolest POTUS Ever

BET's TV special Love & Happiness: An Obama Celebration celebrated President Barack Obama’s two-term presidency and also sparked the hashtag, #ThankYouObama.

Obama Will Have to Babysit Donald Trump Throughout His Presidency (Report)

Because President-elect Donald Trump is clearly in over his head, there are reports that reveal Obama will basically babysit Trump and "spend more time with his successor than presidents typically do."

Diddy: President Obama “Shortchanged” Black People, Hillary Clinton Hasn’t Earned the Black Vote Yet

Sean “Diddy” Combs is not quite feeling President Barack Obama or the two candidates currently running for the president.

4-Year-Old “Devastated” Over Barack Obama Leaving Office Soon Represents All of Us

This heartbroken 4-year-old embodies everything we’re feeling as we slowly approach January 20, 2017. Just the mere thought of President Barack Obama leaving office made this adorable kid cry. “Because...

Ex-Congressman Joe Walsh Threatens Obama During Dallas Shooting, Warns “Real America” Is Coming for Him & Black Lives Matter “Punks”

As a sniper opened fire on protesters and killed multiple police officers in Dallas, former congressman Joe Walsh was slowly losing his mind. The conservative radio pundit quickly took...

Orlando Nightclub Shooting: Celebs, Politicians React to Deadliest Mass Shooting in U.S. History

Early Sunday morning (Jun 12), an American-born man who pledged allegiance to ISIS opened fire at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, killing 50 people and injuring 53. The shooter,...

President Obama Criticizes Black Lives Matter Movement: “You Can’t Just Keep Yelling”

President Barack Obama is sure to ruffle some feathers with this one. At a youth town hall meeting in London on Saturday (Apr 23), the POTUS called out leaders of...

President Obama: Donald Trump will NOT Be President

President Obama believes Americans will make the right decision when it comes time to vote.

Growing Up in The White House: Malia & Sasha Obama Over the Years

Kids: they grow up so fast! Malia and Sasha Obama, the daughters of President Barack and First Lady Michelle Obama, have grown from little girls into young ladies right before...

Usher Gets “Happy Birthday” Serenade from President Barack Obama & First Lady Michelle

What's better than visiting the White House and meeting with the POTUS and FLOTUS on your birthday? Having the POTUS and FLOTUS sing "Happy Birthday" to you, that's what! Usher...

President Obama Leads the Crowd in “Amazing Grace” at Rev. Pinckney’s Funeral

In a touching moment, as President Obama closed his eulogy for his late friend, Rev. Clementa Pinckney, who was gunned down last week by racist mass shooter Dylann Roof,...

Kevin Gates on Obama: “Please Get This N**ga Out of Office!”

Kevin Gates wants President Barack Obama out of the Oval Office quick fast and in a hurry. Whether he's talking about how he has sex with his cousin or kicking...

The Best of John Boehner’s Faces During Obama’s State of the Union Address

All eyes were on President Barack Obama Tuesday night as he delivered his 2015 state of the Union address. And just behind President Obama was the overly tanned Speaker of...

Joe Biden Joins Instagram, Posts Epic “Presidential Selfie” with Obama

Vice President Joe Biden joined Instagram on Wednesday (Apr 16) and his first post on the popular photo-sharing service was an artsy pic: in the background is him, out-of-focus,...

President Obama Criticized for Taking Selfie at Nelson Mandela’s Funeral

Nine times out of ten, taking a selfie out a funeral is an awful, awful thing to do. But when you're the "Leader of the Free World," you deserve to...

Kanye West Basically Dissed President Obama on the Radio & Said He’s Using Pop Stars to Be “Down”

It's one thing to go after Jimmy Kimmel, but to throw shade at the President of the United States definitely requires some big gonads. And apparently Kanye West owns a...

What’s Up With Syria? A Guide to the Conflict on the Other Side of the World

If all you've been able to think about is Miley Cyrus rubbing a foam finger against her privates, you may be suffering from a disorder known as Out of...

President Obama Says He Cried While Watching ‘The Butler’: “My Girl Oprah Can Act!”

"The Butler" isn't just a hit with audiences. The historical drama has also gotten the seal of approval from the President himself. According to the Hollywood Reporter, in an interview...

President Obama Called Antoinette Tuff, the Brave Woman Who Helped Avert School Shooting in Georgia

Antoinette Tuff, the woman who is being hailed as a national hero after she talked down a man who intended to commit a mass shooting at the Georgia elementary...

Kris Jenner Defends Kim & Kanye, Says President Obama is “Picking On” Them

Kris Jenner is speaking out about President Barack Obama's unflattering comments about Kim Kardshian and Kanye West. Many will remember that earlier this month, the president of the United States...

President Obama: “Trayvon Martin Could Have Been Me 35 Years Ago”

Though President Barack Obama issued a short statement immediately following George Zimmerman's acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, many have wondered how our country's first African American...

President Obama: “I’ve Got 99 Problems and Now Jay-Z Is One”

The first black president has meant the first hip-hop president in many ways, but President Obama looked like he was breaking bonds with the community once the whole Jay-Z/Beyonce...

Jay-Z Addresses Controversial Cuba Trip and Other Rumors in “Open Letter” Song

Jay-Z and Beyonce are among some of the world's most talked about celebrities, and while they've always been known for not addressing rumors, it seems as though that has...

WTF: The Devil Looks Like President Obama?

The History Channel actually has a legitimate, scripted dramatic television show hit with its "The Bible" miniseries. But a recent episode showed "the devil" and several people on social...

Woman Says She Was Fired from Her Job Because She Voted for Obama

An Ohio woman has filed a lawsuit against her former employee claiming that she was fired from her job because she voted for President Barack Obama in the 2012...

Aretha Franklin Thinks Beyonce’s Lip-Syncing Scandal is Hilarious

President Obama's second Inauguration has been completely overshadowed by the lip-syncing scandal caused by Beyonce's pitch perfect performance of "The National Anthem." Following her flawless rendition of "The Star-Spangled Banner",...

Watch Jennifer Hudson Serenade the Obamas During Their First Dance at Inaguration Ball

Power-belter Jennifer Hudson held the distinct honor of ushering in President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama's first dance at the President's second term Inauguration Ball in Washington,...