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Barack Obama

Barack Hussein Obama II (Listeni/bəˈrɑːk huːˈseɪn oʊˈbɑːmə/; born August 4, 1961) is the 44th and current President of the United States. He is the first African American to hold the office. Obama served as a U.S. Senator representing the state of Illinois from January 2005 to November 2008, when he resigned following his victory in the 2008 presidential election. Born in Honolulu, Hawaii, Obama is a graduate of Columbia University and Harvard Law School, where he was the president of the Harvard Law Review. He was a community organizer in Chicago before earning his law degree. He worked as a civil rights attorney in Chicago and taught constitutional law at the University of Chicago Law School from 1992 to 2004. He served three terms representing the 13th District in the Illinois Senate from 1997 to 2004.

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President Barack Obama -- Laughs Off Weed Offer ... Puff, Puff, No Pass

President Barack Obama
Laughs Off Weed Offer Puff, Puff, No Pass

When in Denver, do as the Denverites do ... but President Barack Obama drew the line at smoking pot.Obama was in town Tuesday night and hit up a few "man of the people" type spots.As Obama shook… READ MORE >

White House Strong-Arms Photo Agency to Squash Malia Photos

White House
Strong-Arms Photo Agency To Squash Malia Photos

Malia Obama went to a famous L.A. restaurant Monday night -- a restaurant regularly frequented by celebs and paparazzi -- and when the White House found out a photog took her pic, they went into… READ MORE >

- 1 day ago
Tim Howard -- ANOTHER AMAZING BLOCK ... When Fan Gets Too Close

Tim Howard
ANOTHER AMAZING BLOCK ... When Fan Gets Too Close

Tim Howard's defense is still IMPENETRABLE ... throwing a QUICK BLOCK on an overzealous fan who tried to get too close at LAX ... and TMZ Sports caught the whole thing on video.   READ MORE >

- 7 days ago
Sasha Obama Visits 'Pretty Little Liars' Set -- Goes Hollywood Too

Sasha Obama
Goes Hollywood Too!!! Visits 'Pretty Little Liars' Set

It's good to be daughter of the President of the United States -- TMZ has confirmed Sasha Obama got to visit the set of "Pretty Little Liars" ... and she didn't even have to fetch coffee!According… READ MORE >

- 20 days ago
Malia Obama -- Forced to Fetch Coffee on Halle Berry's Show ... Welcome to Hollywood!!

Malia Obama
Fetched Coffee for Halle's Crew ... Welcome to Hollywood!!

Even for President Obama's daughter ... breaking into Hollywood comes down to 3 words: cream or sugar?  Sources on the set of Halle Berry's new TV show "Extant" ... tell TMZ 15-year-old… READ MORE >

- 22 days ago
President Obama's Burger Run -- Secret Service Left Holding the Doggie Bag (VIDEO)

President Obama
Burger Run Secret Service Left Holding the Doggie Bag

President Obama was so heavily guarded by an elite Secret Service team as he left a Virginia burger joint ... even his doggie bag got protection.Check out our video of POTUS and Education… READ MORE >

- 30 days ago
'Body By Jake' -- Prez Obama Can Pump Some Iron!

'Body By Jake'
Prez Obama Can Pump Some Iron!

President Obama wasn't going soft with those puny dumbbells, he was going smart -- at least according to the fitness guru behind "Body By Jake."Jake Steinfeld weighed in on Obama's now famous… READ MORE >

- 34 days ago
Barack Obama Working Out -- President Secretly Filmed at Polish Gym [VIDEO]

Barack Obama
Secretly Filmed Working Out in Poland

There was a major Secret Service breach this week in Poland ... because someone was able to sneak video of President Barack Obama working out at the gym ... and it's not pretty.Obama, who is in… READ MORE >

- 36 days ago
Barack Obama to Seattle Seahawks -- I GOT JOKES!!!!

Barack Obama
to Seattle Seahawks: I GOT JOKES!!!!

Host: "Welcome to comedy hour here at the White House!  Next up ... a very funny comedian ... hails all the way from Nairobi ...(pauses for laughter) ... just kidding!  READ MORE >

- 50 days ago
Barack Obama -- The Biggest Name at a Big-Name Dinner Table

Barack Obama
The Biggest Name at Big-Name Dinner Table

Barack Obama was in a sea of celebs in fancy schmancy Bel Air Wednesday night ... and the Prez stacked his table with the biggest names in the room ... well, the biggest to him anyway.Obama was… READ MORE >

- 63 days ago

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