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This Video Of Obama Talking About Fake News Has A Message You Didn't See Coming

On Tuesday, BuzzFeed posted a video of what appears to be former President Obama giving a public service announcement about fake news before insulting President Trump. The video is fake, of course, as Obama would likely never say something like that …
By Seth Millstein

James Comey Says Obama Almost Made Him Cry & The Story Behind It Is Actually Touching

Late in the 2016 election, former FBI Director James Comey sent a letter to Congress announcing a renewed investigation of Hillary Clinton's emails, a letter that polling suggests may have had a major impact on the outcome. After the race was over, a…
By Chris Tognotti

Trump Lost To Obama In This New Survey & It's Gonna Sting

Time and again, media outlets have reported that President Donald Trump is a pretty big fan of polls — especially the ones that portray him as well-liked among the masses. But there is one survey that the president may not be too excited to tweet abo…
By Mehreen Kasana

Prince Harry & Meghan Markle Have Decided If The Obamas Are Invited To Their Wedding

Soon after the news of Prince Harry's engagement to American actress Meghan Markle was announced, speculation on who would make the guest list began. Now, one burning question has finally received an answer: the Obamas won't get an invite to the roya…
By Lani Seelinger

Trump Now Has A Nickname For Obama & It’s Actually Really Confusing

Lyin' Ted, Crooked Hillary, Little Marco — President Trump's nicknames for his political opponents are many and varied. They often at least have some peg to a piece of news or a well-known stereotype — but apparently, that isn't always the case. Trum…
By Lani Seelinger

Obama Tweeted About March For Our Lives & It Was So Encouraging

Students rallying across the country for gun control were spurred on by President Obama on Saturday. Obama's tweet supporting March for Our Lives credits young people with "leading us forward." Obama tweeted, "Michelle and I are so inspired by all t…
By Joseph D. Lyons

You Need To Read The Heart-Wrenching Letter That The Obamas Wrote To Parkland Students

In the aftermath of the deadly shooting at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, last month, former president Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama wrote a letter to the survivors. According to a copy that Mic obtained and pu…
By Chris Tognotti

Obama Shaded Trump HARD In His Latest Speech, Without Even Uttering His Name

In a private speech at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Friday, former president Barack Obama took a veiled swipe at President Trump, boasting that the Obama White House was free of "scandals that embarrassed us. Although the former presi…
By Seth Millstein

This Clip Of Obama Explaining His Dad Dance Moves Will Make You Miss Him Even More

Brace yourselves, because if you've been missing the previous presidential administration recently, this video of Barack Obama talking about his "dad moves" will totally make you want to throw it back to 2016 that much more. According to Entertainmen…
By Ashley Rey

That Obama Coffee Table Book Everyone Loves Is Sold Out On B&N And Amazon Right Now

Every holiday season, there are a few hot-ticket items that so many people have on their wish lists, they become nearly impossible to find. This year, one of those items, White House photographer Pete Souza's book Obama: An Intimate Portrait, is so p…
By Sadie Trombetta

Trump & Obama Are Facing Off For The First Time Since 2016

In an eleventh hour pitch to Alabama voters, former President Barack Obama has recorded a robocall for Doug Jones, urging Alabamans to vote for the Democrat in Tuesday's special Senate election. Obama called Jones a "fighter for equality" and told vo…
By Seth Millstein

Obama Says To Elect More Women Because Men Are "Having Some Problems"

President Obama made it quite clear that he was a feminist while he still held the highest office in the land, and now that he's out of office, he hasn't quit pushing for female empowerment. In one notable instance of this at an event called Les Napo…
By Lani Seelinger

Trump's Response To Flynn's Guilty Plea Is To Hide & Blame Obama

As news broke that former National Security Adviser Michael Flynn pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI, the attention shifted to President Trump and how he would react. So far, he's hardly reacted at all: When journalists outside the White House shoute…
By Jessicah Lahitou

Joe Biden Says Obama Offered To Help Pay For His Son's Cancer Treatments In His New Memoir

On Tuesday, former Vice President Joe Biden will publish his first book in 10 years: Promise Me, Dad, a memoir of his experiences in 2015, which included losing his 46-year-old son Beau to brain cancer. In Promise Me, Dad, Joe Biden writes that Barac…
By Kristian Wilson

Obama Showed Up For Jury Duty In Chicago & Became An Instant Celeb

President Obama has mostly been out of the limelight since his term ended in January. Couple that absence with nostalgia for his administration, and anywhere he makes an appearance is a pretty big deal. Still, showing up at a Cook County courthouse i…
By Joseph D. Lyons

George W. Bush Made Obama Giggle On Stage & Twitter Can’t Even Handle It

All five former U.S. presidents took the stage for a hurricane relief fundraiser in Texas on Sunday, and as Bill Clinton was giving an impassioned appeal for help, George W. Bush cracked a joke to Barack Obama. The 44th president immediately burst in…
By Seth Millstein

This "Baroque Obama" Meme Is Going Viral Right Now & Twitter Is Being So Over The Top With It

So, hey, did you know that “Baroque Obama” memes are a thing? Until today, I did not. I did not even know what “Baroque Obama” was, although, the name alone, once I had encountered it, gave me a pretty good idea of what to expect: Images of Baroque a…
By Lucia Peters

The White House Is Killing Obama's Landmark Climate Change Order

As part of the Trump administration's continued effort to wipe all of President Obama's achievements off of the legislative books, EPA head Scott Pruitt has just announced that he plans to repeal the Clean Power Plan, a huge Obama achievement in the …
By Lani Seelinger

These 5 Former Presidents Are Hosting A Benefit Concert For Hurricane Victims

This hurricane season has left a lot of people in need across a huge swath of the U.S. — and now, it's inspired some of the nation's former leaders to step up in an effort to help those people. The five living former presidents will unite for the One…
By Lani Seelinger

Obama's 25th Anniversary Message To Michelle Will Fill Your Heart With Joy — VIDEO

Former President Barack Obama is back on the internet this week, not addressing the entire country, but rather one special person that he has spent a big chunk of his life with — yes, it's his wife of 25 years. Obama wished Michelle a happy anniversa…
By Joseph D. Lyons