According to a new biography, Barack Obama, “considered” going gay when he was a young man in college While writing somewhat elusively to his first intimate girlfriend that he had thought about and considered gayness, but ultimately decided that a same-sex relationship would be less challenging and demanding than developing one with the opposite sex,
The new biography by David Garrow titled “Rising Star: The Making of Barack Obama,” cites in a chapter about young Obama’s two years at Occidental College, where he conducted a close relationship with an openly gay assistant professor named Lawrence Goldyn.
Garrow also wrote a Martin Luther King Jr. biography and he frequently contributes to the New York Times and Washington Post. The book is slated for released May 9, 2017. Continue reading
President Obama and his family released a pair of photos for Easter 2015.
One snap is Barack and the Easter Bunny looking toward the Washington memorial and the second is POTUS with the First Lady and their daughters, Malia and Sasha.
The family photo, which also included the first pooches, with Bo and Sunny was shot at the Rose Garden of the White House. Continue reading
WASH POST LEAD SATURDAY: Kenya massacre demonstrates limits of the Obama admin approach to counter-terrorism…
Only last fall, Obama was touting his counterterrorism strategy in the region as one that “we have successfully pursued in Yemen and Somalia for years.”
The collapse of the American-backed government in Yemen forced the Pentagon last month to pull its Special Operations forces from the country. Continue reading
Police in Denver are seeking the public’s help in locating a man with an uncanny resemblance to a young President Obama.
According to cops, Zachary Bowyer, 21, is known to friends and family as “Baby Obama.” He is wanted for aggravated robbery and a shooting.
The robbery occurred on Dec. 22. Baby Obama should be considered armed and dangerous. Continue reading
Someone should tell the President that a lot of people on Twitter actually think they are pretty incredible..
For one thing, President Obama has a stellar reputation for is being culturally savvy, but when it comes to Twitter, not so much..
While his strategy is genius, there are moments when the guy–or whoever runs his account–tweets something that’s so ridiculous and absurd that it even makes liberals Continue reading
The White House released an official transcript of president Obama‘s recent DNC fundraiser omitting the president’s reference to “unpaid bills” being stacked up on his desk at home in Chicago.
The Democratic fundraiser held in Chicago featured a speech by President Obama where he mentioned that there are some “unpaid bills” on his desk in Chicago.
“One of the nice things about being home is actually that it’s a little bit like a time capsule. Because Michelle and I and the kids, we left so quickly that there’s still junk on my desk, including some unpaid bills (laughter) — I think eventually they got paid — but they’re sort of stacked up. And messages, newspapers and all kinds of stuff.” Continue reading
Gwyneth Paltrow introduced President Obama to a crowd of 200 supporters at a fundraiser in her name. She gushed: “You’re so handsome that I can’t speak properly.” Paltrow also said that she is one of Obama’s “biggest fans, if not the biggest.”
Really? A Starbucks’ salute?
President Obama commented on Ravens player Ray Rice and his suspension from the NFL.
An elevator security camera caught the Baltimore Raven striking his wife in the face with a closed hand.
“The president is the father of two daughters. And like any American, he believes that domestic violence is contemptible and unacceptable in a civilized society,” White House press secretary Josh Earnest said in a written statement. Continue reading