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#Barack Obama

# barack-obama - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Barack Obama Plaza: Business is booming - but US tourists don't quite know what to make of it

There’s a tiny corner of Co Offaly that will forever be known as Barack Obama country.

# barack-obama - Friday 13 January, 2017

From The Daily Edge Barack Obama and Joe Biden haven't stopped quoting WB Yeats since 2008 All's Changed Changed Utterly
Obama to Biden: 'I had to quote an Irish poet and Seamus Heaney was taken' Was It For This This post contains videos

Obama to Biden: 'I had to quote an Irish poet and Seamus Heaney was taken'

Seamus Heaney and WB Yeats featured in the speeches given by the men yesterday.

# barack-obama - Thursday 12 January, 2017

Obama and Biden took their bromance to new levels and there wasn't a dry eye in the White House I Bruv You This post contains videos

Obama and Biden took their bromance to new levels and there wasn't a dry eye in the White House

The US President surprised his Vice President with his nation’s highest honour.

# barack-obama - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Obama 'considering reducing Chelsea Manning's prison sentence'

She has served seven years of a 35-year sentence for leaking classified material.

From The Daily Edge Obama walked out to a U2 song at his farewell address, and gave everyone all the feels City Of Blinding Lights

# barack-obama - Friday 6 January, 2017

Tearful Michelle Obama gives emotional final speech as first lady Fond Farewell This post contains videos

Tearful Michelle Obama gives emotional final speech as first lady

Obama said being first lady was ‘the greatest honour of my life’.

From The Daily Edge 10 reasons why Barack Obama Plaza is the best place on earth Supermacs With Barack

10 reasons why Barack Obama Plaza is the best place on earth

You baffling beauty of a service station.

# barack-obama - Thursday 5 January, 2017

Obama defends legacy in parting letter to the American people

Just two weeks remain before the inauguration of Donald Trump on 20 January.

'You don’t throw 30 million people off healthcare without having a plan' - Battle lines drawn over Obamacare

Repealing the controversial health care plan is one of the main plans of the incoming Republican administration.

# barack-obama - Monday 2 January, 2017

Poll: How will Barack Obama's presidency be remembered? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: How will Barack Obama's presidency be remembered?

Good president? Bad president?

# barack-obama - Thursday 29 December, 2016

'Stay strong Israel' - Donald Trump tweets criticism of President Obama

'Stay strong Israel' - Donald Trump tweets criticism of President Obama

The President-elect has broken in convention in attacking his soon-to-be predecessor.

# barack-obama - Wednesday 28 December, 2016

Japanese PM offers 'everlasting condolences' but holds back from full apology at Pearl Harbor

He and President Obama laid wreathes at the site of the attack.

# barack-obama - Monday 26 December, 2016

Obama says he could have been re-elected if he ran against Donald Trump

He said he believes the American public still supports his progressive vision.

# barack-obama - Sunday 25 December, 2016

Enda Kenny really likes to give people crystal bowls

Sometimes with shamrock, sometimes without.

# barack-obama - Saturday 24 December, 2016

Trump ally wants Obama to 'die from mad cow disease' and Michelle to 'return to being male'

Carl Paladino has some odd wishes for 2017.

# barack-obama - Friday 23 December, 2016

From The42 Tiger Woods is playing golf with Donald Trump today - reports Power

Tiger Woods is playing golf with Donald Trump today - reports

The sporting icon also played a round of golf with President Barack Obama roughly three years ago.

# barack-obama - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Couple taken hostage in Afghanistan issue appeal to Trump and Obama

The couple were kidnapped in 2012 during a backpacking trip. Their two sons were born in captivity.

# barack-obama - Saturday 17 December, 2016

Obama blames Russia and Iran for the "horror" in Aleppo

The Syrian regime has suspended the evacuation of civilians and fighters from the city’s last rebel-held areas.

# barack-obama - Friday 16 December, 2016

Obama says US will hit back at Russia 'at a time and place of our own choosing'

The outgoing US president’s remarks dramatically upped the stakes in a dispute between the world’s leading nuclear powers.

# barack-obama - Friday 9 December, 2016

Obama orders review of hacking during US election campaign

The White House said the review is not intended to question the legitimacy of Donald Trump’s victory.

# barack-obama - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Mitt Romney had a cosy dinner last night with Trump, the man he labelled a fraud

Previously a fierce critic, the former Republican nominee is now a front-runner in the race to become the Secretary of State.

# barack-obama - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

Tears aplenty in the White House as Obama honours Ellen, Bruce Springsteen and others By The Dawn's Early Light This post contains videos

Tears aplenty in the White House as Obama honours Ellen, Bruce Springsteen and others

They all received the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

# barack-obama - Saturday 19 November, 2016

This is where the Obamas will call home after the White House

They are staying in Washington DC and will have to make do with nine bedrooms.

# barack-obama - Wednesday 16 November, 2016

Barack Obama has invited all these A-listers to the White House (and maybe had a dig at Trump) Shade This post contains videos

Barack Obama has invited all these A-listers to the White House (and maybe had a dig at Trump)

They’ll all receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom.

# barack-obama - Tuesday 15 November, 2016

"People need hope": After shock election result, Obama lands in Greece to begin final foreign trip

Meetings with Theresa May and Angela Merkel are also on the schedule for the outgoing president.

# barack-obama - Monday 14 November, 2016

Barack Obama thinks Donald Trump will face a reality check in the White House The West Wing This post contains videos

Barack Obama thinks Donald Trump will face a reality check in the White House

The US President had some advice for the President-elect.

# barack-obama - Saturday 12 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge Obama and Joe Biden memes are taking over the internet to cheer us all up Bromantic

# barack-obama - Thursday 10 November, 2016

Trump and Obama had an "excellent conversation" at the White House today

The two men have had a fraught past, with both taking a jab at the other’s track record.

# barack-obama - Wednesday 9 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge This lovely moment between Obama and Joe Biden earlier is cheering up lots of people BFFs

# barack-obama - Tuesday 8 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge Twitter is fondly remembering all of Obama's best moments with the hashtag #ObamaDay Potus

# barack-obama - Sunday 6 November, 2016

From The Daily Edge 18 pretty solid reasons why we should just keep Barack Obama Four More Years

18 pretty solid reasons why we should just keep Barack Obama

One more term? Pretty please?

# barack-obama - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Obama's legacy: Eight years on, how did all that 'hopey-changey stuff' work out?

America’s first black president promised an era of hope and change. Did he live up to his own hype?

# barack-obama - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Obama warns voters the fate of the world is at stake in US election

Clinton remains ahead in most forecasts but one poll this week gave Trump a narrow lead.

# barack-obama - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Donald Trump says he'd 'love' to fight Joe Biden

The Vice President earlier said he wished he was in school with Trump and could ‘take’ him.

# barack-obama - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

From The Daily Edge Barack Obama got a dig in at Donald Trump while reading mean tweets about himself last night Third Degree Burn

# barack-obama - Tuesday 18 October, 2016

"Tough time to start over for a man": Obama grilled over job prospects on late-night TV

Stephen Colbert wasn’t impressed at Obama’s lack of promotions.

# barack-obama - Wednesday 12 October, 2016

"Repugnant": Barack Obama has given his first reaction to Trump's groping remarks

The candidate meanwhile continues to attack the Republican Party.

# barack-obama - Sunday 18 September, 2016

29 people injured after 'intentional' explosion in New York neighbourhood Chelsea This post contains videos

29 people injured after 'intentional' explosion in New York neighbourhood

Mayor Bill de Blasio said there was no terrorist connection.

# barack-obama - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Obama cancels meeting after Philippines' president calls him 'son of a whore'

Rodrigo Duterte has since apologised, sort of.

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