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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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Secret Service Agent On Coveted Presidential Detail

Prez Obama
Secret Service Agent on Coveted Detail

There are many perks when you're the President of the United States  ... among them, you don't have keep the car wash punch card in your wallet so you get the 10th free.As Obama took shots at… READ MORE >

Barack Obama -- Donald Sterling 'Ignorant,' 'Incredibly Offensive'

Prez Obama
Sterling 'Ignorant' ... 'Incredibly Offensive'

President Obama joined in the lambasting of L.A. Clippers owner Donald Sterling, saying "When ignorant folks want to advertise their ignorance, you don't really have to do anything.  You just… READ MORE >

- 75 days ago
George Clooney, Steve Wynn -- Nuclear Screaming Match After Wynn Called Obama an 'Asshole'

Clooney, Wynn
Nuclear Screaming Match Wynn Called Obama an Asshole!

George Clooney stormed away during his fancy Vegas dinner with hotel tycoon Steve Wynn after Wynn called Prez Obama an asshole. It sounds like an epic dinner.  According to Wynn ...… READ MORE >

- 78 days ago
Team USA Olympians -- Warned at White House ... NO SELFIES WITH OBAMA!

Team USA Olympians
Warned at White House NO SELFIES WITH OBAMA

David Ortiz ruined it for everyone ... because when Team USA visited the White House last week, they were warned to NOT take selfies with the President ... multiple sources tell TMZ Sports. READ MORE >

- 94 days ago
Ex-Prez Jimmy Carter -- I Won't Email Because The NSA Is Spying On Me!

Ex-Prez Jimmy Carter
I Won't Email ... Because The NSA Is Spying On Me!

Former US President Jimmy Carter is so convinced the U.S. is monitoring his movements ... he won't send emails when he communicates with foreign leaders.Carter was angry about what he believes are… READ MORE >

- 109 days ago
White House Pastry Chef Bill Yosses --  I Didn't Butter Up Obama

White House Pastry Chef
I Didn't Butter Up Obama

White House Executive Pastry Chef Bill Yosses admits ... it looks pretty incriminating -- carrying his luggage on the streets of D.C. after announcing he's quitting. Our photog Colin did a… READ MORE >

- 113 days ago
Obama Has Nothing But R-S-P-E-C-T For Aretha Franklin

Aretha Franklin
Obama Has Nothing But R-S-P-E-C-T For Her

President Obama blew one of the most iconic signature lines in the history of music Thursday night ... as he paid homage to Aretha Franklin at The White House.Obama touted Aretha's iconic song… READ MORE >

- 126 days ago
Korn Singer -- Obama is a Dictator Who Uses Miley Cyrus & Kanye West to Destroy America

Korn
Obama is a Dictator Who Uses Miley & Kanye To Destroy America

Korn frontman Jonathan Davis is unleashing the mother of all conspiracy theories -- President Obama's secret agenda to become a tyrannical dictator with Miley Cyrus, Justin Bieber and Kanye… READ MORE >

- 141 days ago
George Zimmerman -- I'm a Scapegoat for Obama

George Zimmerman
I'm a Scapegoat for Obama

George Zimmerman says he was screwed over by the U.S. government and President Obama himself ... and blames them for his prosecution.An unapologetic Zimmerman appeared on CNN's New Day, revealing… READ MORE >

- 144 days ago
Michelle Obama Shuts Down Aspen Airport -- Cool Your Jets, Richie Rich

Michelle Obama
Shuts Down Aspen Airport Cool Your Jets, Richie Rich

Michelle Obama and the extremely rich collided in the air Friday ... when the Aspen Airport apparently shut down for an hour to facilitate a fun-filled ski weekend for Michelle and her kids.The… READ MORE >

- 145 days ago

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