Articles Tagged with Barack Obama

YouTuber Bethany Mota Asks President Hard Hitting Question About Boko Haram

Bethany Mota and other YouTube stars ask the President surprisingly hard hitting questions--and also get their selfie on

When the White House announced that President Obama would be interviewed by YouTube sensations Bethany Mota, GloZell, and Hank Green, the press corps seems to have collectively rolled its eyes, according to Mediaite. “As the traditional political press has done before when the president has opted to give interviews to Entertainment Tonight or People magazine,… Read more »

Sony Hack: One Direction, David Bowie And Adele Could Be Next

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The Mail is reporting today that executives at Sony are bracing themselves for a fresh wave of embarrassing information being leaked to the internet by those responsible for the hack. Sony’s movie division was rocked by a series of leaks before Christmas, as the hackers released a series of emails that appeared to mock President… Read more »

Joni Ernst: Republican Response To Obama State Of The Union Highlights

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Joni Ernst made history when she became Iowa’s first female Senator, and just a few months later she was tapped to give the Republican response to President Barack Obama’s State of the Union address. The military veteran garnered national attention during her seat race due to her viral “castrating hogs” campaign commercial and her stump… Read more »

Cyber Attack War Games Being Planned By U.S. And The U.K.

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Cyber attack war games are being planned by the United States and the United Kingdom. The first of the exercised will involve a staged cyber hacking of the financial sector and will be conducted later this year. The “unprecedented” cyber attack war games plan was announced by Prime Minister David Cameron before he held a… Read more »

Obama Calls David Cameron ‘Bro’, British Prime Minister Confirms

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Apparently President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron are so tight that the American leader calls the European leader “bro.” Cameron himself confirmed the news, according to a report in the Telegraph and added that their relationship is indeed close, in public and behind closed doors. It’s no secret that Cameron is a… Read more »

Louis Tomlinson Proves One Direction Are More Popular Than Barack Obama

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One Direction star Louis Tomlinson has proven that he and his band mates are more popular than U.S. President Barack Obama, well on social media anyway. The Telegraph is reporting that Tomlinson’s tweet about his pal Harry Styles has become the second most popular tweet ever on the social media site twitter. Tomlinson’s tweet hails… Read more »

Barack Obama Surprises Pearl Jam’s Eddie Vedder During Hawaii Trip

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President Barack Obama spent some time with Eddie Vedder, the frontman for Pearl Jam, during his trip to Hawaii. Alongside his daughters, Sasha and Malia, Obama went to Vedder’s house in Kailua. Vedder’s abode is not far away from where the Obamas were renting a home for their vacation. According to NBC News, Vedder and… Read more »

President Barack Obama On Vladimir Putin: Russian Leader ‘Not So Smart’

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President Barack Obama mentioned that his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, made a critical mistake when he decided to annex Crimea against the wishes of many Western leaders such as himself. In an interview with NPR, President Obama criticized the short-sightedness of some U.S. politicians. “You’ll recall that three or four months ago, everybody in Washington… Read more »

Barack Obama Approval On The Rise: It’s The Economy

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President Obama is still down, but not out. The President’s approval rating has risen to 48 percent, according to CNN. It’s his highest approval rating since May of 2013. More people still disapprove of President Obama’s job performance than those who do. Still, these numbers are positive for Democrats, who suffered the worst midterm election… Read more »

Obama Fears Sasha, Malia, And His Future Grandsons Will Be Racism Victims

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President Obama is worried about Sasha and Malia, as well as his future grandsons, becoming victims of racism and “constant bias.” During an interview with BET, Barack Obama said he fears that his children and grandchildren will be made to feel that America “is not their home.” The president discussed the state of race relations… Read more »