Tag Archives: Barack Obama

  • ‘Obama: An Intimate Portrait’ by White House Photog Pete Souza

    ‘Obama: An Intimate Portrait’ by White House Photog Pete Souza

    It feels like 50 years ago, but it really wasn’t so long ago that Barack Obama was president. His White House photographer Pete Souza became a well-known name for his visual chronicling of the Obama presidency, and now he’s putting his work together for “the definitive visual biography of Barack Obama’s historic Presidency.” It’s called […]

  • “Mean Tweets – President Obama Edition #2″ (Video)

    “Mean Tweets – President Obama Edition #2″ (Video)

    More than a year and a half ago, President Barack Obama made his “Mean Tweets” debut on Jimmy Kimmel Live. Now, he’s back for “Mean Tweets – President Obama Edition #2,” which should be a treat for everyone who’s enjoying Obama’s final months in office and his attendant carefree attitude. The lede in most publications […]

  • South by South Lawn: White House to Hold SXSW-Inspired Cultural Event

    South by South Lawn: White House to Hold SXSW-Inspired Cultural Event

    Not even President Barack Obama is above the siren song of Austin’s inescapable South by Southwest music and culture festival. He was a special guest at the festival earlier this year, and now the White House has recently announced that next month will see the first ever South by South Lawn, its own SXSW-inspired event […]

  • The President’s 2016 Summer Playlists Now Online

    The President’s 2016 Summer Playlists Now Online

    Last year, Barack Obama solidified his status as History’s Coolest President by dropping not one but two summer playlists, one for daytime and one for the night time. Now, he’s given the public an encore helping of tunes for his last year in office: Introducing The President’s 2016 Summer Playlists. Like last year, The President’s […]

  • “Photographing the Real Barack Obama” (Photos)

    “Photographing the Real Barack Obama” (Photos)

    White House photographer Pete Souza has been the official presidential photographer for multiple presidents, and he recently released a big batch of his work for the current one in a retrospective for The Guardian called “Photographing the Real Barack Obama.” “Photographing the Real Barack Obama” is made up of photographs from all eight years of […]

  • ‘WTF with Marc Maron’ Snags President Obama as Guest

    ‘WTF with Marc Maron’ Snags President Obama as Guest

    We’re living in very weird times. So weird, in fact, that the President of the United States has appeared on WTF with Marc Maron, the comedian’s podcast that’s usually focused on comedians and their intensely personal problems. The episode dropped today, and features Barack Obama throwing it back and forth in Marc’s garage, just like […]