Tag Archives: President Obama

Thursday Open Thread | First Lady Michelle Obama

President Obama: Michelle, for the past twenty-five years, you’ve been not only my wife and mother of my children, but my best friend. ….you made the White House a place that belongs to everybody. You have made me proud, and … Continue reading

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Saturday Open Thread

Hello Everyone. Hope you’re enjoying the weekend with friends and family. Today, we’re going into the archives and pulled out a few of President Obama’s speeches.

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President Obama & Japan Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at Pearl Harbor

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and President Barack Obama participate in a wreath-laying ceremony aboard the USS Arizona Memorial at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii on Dec. 27, 2016. Kevin Lamarque / Reuters

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Wednesday Open Thread

Happy HUMP DAY ICYMI

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Thursday Open Thread: President Obama Nominates Abid Qureshi to be the First Muslim Federal Judge

President Obama continues to make history. President Obama Has Selected the First Muslim to Become a Federal Judge BY KYLE BECKER The president nominated Abid Riaz Qureshi to become a federal judge for the U.S. District Court for Washington, D.C., … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread

ICYMI

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Monday Open Thread | WH responds to petition to label Black Lives Matter a “terror” group

Fuck all the way out of here with this petition and your bullshit lies. Black people are not going to shut up about being treated unfairly in this country. We want no less for those not Black who kill us. … Continue reading

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