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Barack Obama Congratulates LeBron James For Winning His 4th Chip

Barack Obama Congratulates LeBron James For Winning His 4th Chip

After winning his fourth NBA Championship, LeBron James asked for his respect and that’s exactly what he got from the former commander in chief. Former President Barack Obama took to Twitter on Monday to congratulate James for “living up to the hype” and working to create lasting change off the court. “Proud of my friend @KingJames for […]

President Barack Obama Pays Homage to the Late John Singleton

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While we still mourn the passing of an icon in John Singleton, many have expressed their condolences and honor his tribute to the culture. Former President Barack Obama was one of many fans and celebrities to offer his condolences on social media and remember Singleton’s tremendous legacy and contributions to film. Singleton’s contributions to film undoubtedly opened the […]

Melania Trump Recycled Obama-Era Pamphlet for Anti-Cyberbullying Campaign

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First Lady Melania Trump ripped off a 2014 Obama-era publication for her anti-cyberbullying campaign. Trump launched the “Be Best” initiative to focus on children’s health, well-being, their activity online, and opioid addiction. She released a 27-page document outlining her plans with the Federal Trade Commission about keeping children safe online. Trump gets an E for effort, […]

Barack and Michelle Obama Write to the Parkland Students

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Former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama sent a letter of encouragement to the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, in Parkland, Florida a couple of weeks after the school’s deadly mass shooting on February 14th. The couple wrote a heartfelt letter to the students of Marjory Stoneman Douglas, who survived […]

B-Real Tells MSNBC He Wants to Smoke Out President Obama

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Words by Roman White Cannabis pioneer and one fifth of the rap group Cypress Hill, B-Real, said he wants to get Former President Barack Obama high. In an interview with MSNBC’s Jacob Soboroff, the Los Angeles based MC spoke about the legalization of recreational marijuana in California which went into effect on January 1st.   California […]

Watch Barack Obama Salute Chance The Rapper At Free Chicago Concert

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During the free concert last night following the Bud Billiken Parade in Chicago, which featured guest appearances from Jeremih and Future, President Barack Obama congratulated his hometown rap favorite Chance The Rapper for being the grand marshal of the parade. Even though the message was pre-recorded, it was just as effective as a surprise to […]

As Obama Departs, We Owe Him Our Thanks

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BY JESSE JACKSON The final days of the Obama presidency are upon us. His popularity is rising with the economy, and with the increasingly stark contrasts to his successor. It is worth being clear about the legacy that he leaves behind. Obama came to office facing the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression. The […]

Spotify Goes From 20 Million to 30 Million Subscribers In Only 9 Months

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On Monday (March 21), President Barack Obama made a very historic visit to Cuba, which is sure to spark much conversation heading to the election season in the coming months. Associated with the trip, the music world gained a very interesting piece of information as Spotify’s CEO Daniel Ek replied to a tweet documenting President […]

President Obama Lands in Cuba, Becomes First Sitting in President in Cuba in 90 Years

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President Barack Obama‘s continued efforts to better the relationship between Cuba and the United States find him in Cuba today, making history as the first sitting U.S. president since Calvin Coolidge made the trip in 1928. Just over an hour ago, Air Force One touched down in Havana, Cuba, with POTUS, Michelle Obama, their two daughters […]

President Barack Obama & Misty Copeland Talk Race In America

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The first Black American President, Barack Obama, and the first Black principle dancer at the American Ballet Theater, Misty Copeland, sat down with TIME last month (February 29) for an in-depth conversation about race and body image. The interview began with a list of the pair’s similarities, as they both came from single parent households […]

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