Tag Archive: Barack Obama

Sep 15 2015

Not making my case for fish or left-overs


Like many long-term couples, Dr. Darling and I have a number running jokes between us, one of which centers around my years-long campaign to try to get her to eat fish … specifically salmon. Swedes are a seriously fish-eating people … they serve 8 different kinds of pickled herring for every holiday, I kid you …

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Feb 13 2013

What speech is he responding to, exactly?

Seem Jon Stewart has the same question I did regarding Marco Rubio‘s official GOP response to the 2013 State of the Union Address. Proving once again that GREAT MINDS really do think alike. The Daily Show with Jon Stewart Get More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook

Jan 24 2013

My favorite image from “Obama Inauguration, 2.0”


President Obama pauses on his way into the Capitol Building to look back on massive crowd on the┬áNational Mall following his 2nd inauguration. Related articles Watch: Obama’s Inaugural Speech: ‘Our Time’ for Changing Nation 33 Incredible Photos From Barack Obama’s Inauguration Day Celebrations Photos: Inauguration Day 2013

Jan 23 2013

Hey! That’s my ringtone!

The President introduces the First Lady at the Commander-in-Chief’s Ball, and then dances (and sings) with her to a live Jennifer Hudson performance of “Let’s Stay Together.” Jezebel has a great article “scoring the inaugural dance off“, and believe it or not, the Vice Presidential couple beat the Obamas in their very unscientific assessment. But …

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Jan 21 2013

Pomp and Pageantry: Scenes From Today’s Inauguration


via jezebel.com Jezebel has a great series of images taken during the inauguration festivities today. I thought this one of two men embracing in font of the capital was kind of powerful.

Jan 21 2013

My how they’ve grown!


I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again … I’m so glad I get to continue to watch these girls grow up for the next four years.

Dec 20 2012

Even the President is no match for Spiderman


via jezebel.com This super fun photo of Barack Obama with the son of a staffer is part of an amazing slideshow of 1st term images shot by Chief White House Photographer Pete Souza. You gotta love a man who has both time and respect for children.

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