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Barack Obama on David Letterman's new Netflix program -- screencap via NetflixFormer U.S. President Barack Obama used his high-profile appearance on the debut episode of Netflix's My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman interview program to explain the vision behind the ...
social media is questioning whether there was a lack of attention over former President Barack Obama's use of vulgar language in reference to escalating violence in Libya following the death of Muammar al-Gaddafi. Why is this an issue? In a meeting with lawmakers on protection for immigrants, President ...
Mississippi River of memory, who gave young Barack Obama an iron boost in the 2008 Iowa caucuses, the momentum to win over a pack of seasoned senators? Obama's early blessing came from Oprah Winfrey, our new rising star in presidential politics. Who says irony is dead? the sun that winter, she ...

It's another Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day and along with the day off from work, for some, we're getting the usual pullquotes and nods to the iconic civil rights revolutionary. While sometimes the praise rings hollow--see Donald Trump's recent signing with a litany of step'n fetch its--President Barack ...
Barack Obama gave his thoughts on social media during an interview with American talk-show host David Letterman as part of a new Netflix series. The former president had some harsh words for information sharing, despite admitting that much of his success in the 2008 election came from social media.
A little known former White House staff member has used his first tweet to describe a heart-warming moment with Barack Obama in a tweet that has gone viral online. Gary Lee, a Korean American from Albuquerque, New Mexico, served as an assistant staff secretary under Mr Obama. On Saturday, Mr Lee ...
"I slept in," Barack Obama says, describing the first day after Donald Trump's inauguration. Obama is onstage with David Letterman in the first episode of Netflix's My Next Guest Needs No Introduction With David Letterman, explaining the "slow motion" that has come to define his life after eight years as ...
As the inaugural guest on David Letterman's new, six-episode Netflix series, My Next Guest Needs No Introduction, the Dad-in-chief divulged that, like most people, he sometimes has issues when it comes to assemble-yourself furniture. According to Obama, when he and the rest of the family moved in his ...
Former President Barack Obama was the first guest in David Letterman's new Netflix show, My Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman, and it didn't disappoint. In their hour-long conversation, the two discussed everything from how President Obama spent his time in early 2017 after leaving ...
Barack Obama, the former president with a global reputation for being rather cool, has admitted he too has "dad moves" on the dance floor. In an interview for David Letterman's upcoming talk show, My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman, Mr Obama said the key to dancing as a dad is to ...
Barack Obama has shared further details of the obama presidential center (OPC), the designated library for the 44th president of the United States. planned for Chicago's south side, the project's design is being led by tod williams billie tsien architects and is set to complete in 2021. eight months after plans ...
Margot Robbie Hilariously Honeymooned With Ellen, Barack Obama. Yes, you read that right. By Cole Delbyck. Steve Granitz via Getty Images. Margot Robbie on the red carpet of the 2018 Golden Globes.
Forever President Barack Obama will be the first guest on David Letterman's new Netflix talk show, My Next Guests Needs No Introduction, premiering on Friday. In the run up to the interview, the streaming service released a clip in which America's ex-boyfriend--who, like Mariah Carey, is aging in ...
Margot Robbie will never ever forget the day she met Barack Obama in the gym during her honeymoon in Tahiti since she and her husband Tom Ackerley nearly died from embarrassment. Ackerley had been just one wrong workout move away from flashing the former president the entire time. "The whole ...

David Cameron privately believed that Barack Obama was one of the "most narcissistic, self-absorbed people" he had ever met, his former director of strategy has claimed. Steve Hilton, the former No 10 aide known for his "blue sky thinking", said that Mr Cameron thought the US president had a haughty ...
Streaming pioneer Netflix, Inc. (Nasdaq: NFLX) has long believed that original content is the key to its continued success. In its 2017 third quarter investor letter, the company stated, "Our future largely lies in exclusive original content that drives both excitement around Netflix and enormous viewing ...
The man who served as David Cameron's director of strategy said the former prime minister thought Barack Obama was one of the "most narcissistic, self-absorbed people" with whom he had ever dealt. Steve Hilton, who was once one of Mr Cameron's most senior advisers, now hosts a TV show on the ...
Economist Valerie Wilson said that the real reason for this trend could be the recovery from the recession that occurred during former President Barack Obama's time in office, Newsweek reported Saturday. The same report credited economics professor Brendan O'Flaherty as stating that black students ...
And Trump has explicitly compared his stock market record with that of his predecessor, Barack Obama. "The Fake News Media barely mentions the fact that the Stock market just hit another New Record and that business in the U.S. is booming...but the people know! Can you imagine if 'O' was president ...
In a sentence that would not have made any sense a decade ago, former US President Barack Obama will make his first TV talk show appearance since leaving office on David Letterman's new monthly Netflix series. The streaming giant announced last week that Obama will be the first guest on My Next ...
Barack Obama and David Letterman will make their return to the talk show scene together. Letterman, the former host of the long-running The Late Show, has lined up the former US president to be his first guest when he makes his TV comeback later this month. Mr Obama will join the 70-year-old TV ...
When Barack Obama released his playlist of his most beloved songs from 2017, the internet collectively rejoiced (though wasn't surprised) to learn our former POTUS has his finger on the pulse of today's current music. So imagine how an artist must feel to know that our former President admires their work, ...
Netflix Inc. NFLX, +2.12% on Friday released its first look at the new Letterman show with a trailer that also features the names of guests for the series' six episodes. The guests are Barack Obama; George Clooney; Malala Yousafzai, like Obama a Nobel Peace Prize recipient; Jay-Z; Tina Fey; and Howard ...
Take A Look At David Letterman's New Netflix Show, With Barack Obama As First Guest. "My Next Guest Needs No Introduction" debuts Jan. 12. By Lee Moran ...
Barack Obama is jamming to some Houston tunes on his Spotify playlist. The former president recently shared his favorite songs of 2017 with his facebook followers. Included in the list of 20 songs is Houston-native Travis Scott's single "Butterly Effect." Scott, a 25-year-old rapper who grew up in Missouri ...
President Barack Obama is officially set to make his first talk show appearance since leaving the White House on the premiere of David Letterman's new Netflix series. The streaming service announced on Friday that Obama is slated to be the first guest on the Jan. 12 episode of My Guest Needs No ...
It wasn't the first time Donald Trump had written something incredibly controversial on twitter. But it's hardly normal: Compare his social media penchant with his predecessor Barack Obama's, and you've got quite a picture. Trump and Obama's most controversial tweets are about as different as the men ...
When Barack Obama released his annual year-end playlist, it wasn't a huge shocker to see SZA's glorious track "Broken clocks" on his list, it's an amazing song and SZA is a superstar. But none of us are SZA, so while on vacation, the 28-year-old singer found out Barack put her on his list and her all caps ...
The list enlightened us to the fact that President Barack Obama, like the rest of us, jammed out to "Butterfly Effect" by Missouri city's own Scott over the last year. The single, released last May, spent 21 weeks on Billboard's Hot 100 charts and is expected to appear on Scott's much-hyped sophomore release, ...
PEOPLE: Barack Obama will be first guest on David Letterman's new Netflix show; Bieber mementoes going on display in singer's hometown; Childish Gambino, Lady ... David Letterman has lined up former President Barack Obama to be his first guest when he returns to a TV talk show later this month.
The 10-year-old Chicagoan set out last year to create 5,000 blessing bags and distribute them to people who are homeless. The bags include soap, toothpaste, shampoo and other toiletries, socks and a healthy snack. On Dec. 28, he packed his 5,000th bag. On Dec. 29, Barack Obama tweeted about him.
Former President Barack Obama will be David Letterman's first guest when the long-time talk show host's new Netflix series premieres on Jan 12. Additionally, the streaming media giant said Friday that Letterman's new series, My Next Guest Needs No Introduction, would also feature other influential ...
On this date in 2008, Ex-president of the United States of America and then Senator from Illinois, Barack Obama delivered a landmark victory speech at the Iowa Democratic Presidential Caucus that received massive ovation and commendation. Beating his main opponent, Hillary Clinton, this was the first ...
Barack Obama's list of his favorite books of 2017. The former president has shared his favorite books and songs each year of his presidency. He sent out this year's list on Dec. 31 on facebook, writing, "It was a nice way to reflect on the works that resonated with me and lift up authors and artists from around ...
"I was asleep in my room because I was tired and I didn't have anywhere to go, and my mom woke me up and yelled at me, 'Barack Obama just tweeted about you!'" Jahkil told me Tuesday. "She just went on facebook or something and saw that he tweeted about me." "I don't have twitter," Jahkil's mom, ...
The advent of a new year means the ushering in of new laws in the US which include everything from changing the rules around nappy changing, to marijuana consumption, and pet custody in divorce proceedings. The arrival of 2018 also welcomes a new law which means Barack Obama's home state will ...
On New Year's Eve, former U.S. President Barack Obama shared the songs that "got him moving" and the stories that inspired him in 2017 through a post on his facebook profile. "With some extra time on my hands this year to catch up, I wanted to share the books and music that I enjoyed most," Obama ...
Step aside, President Trump. The results are in and Barack Obama is the most admired man of 2017, according to an annual Gallup poll. The poll results mark the first time since 2008 that a sitting president hasn't been awarded the honor of most admirable. However, are the results that shocking?
Donald Trump has claimed money given to Iran by Barack Obama when he was President was used to fund terrorism and corruption. The US president said "all of the money that President Obama so foolishly gave them went into terrorism and into their 'pockets,"' referring to the global deal that removed ...
Former President Barack Obama continued one of his presidential traditions today, sharing a list of his favorite books and songs of 2017 in a facebook post. A taste of his favorite books: "Exit West" by Mohsin Hamid, "The Power" by Naomi Alderman, and -- for basketball fans -- "Coach Wooden and Me" by Kareem ...
The former president shared the "songs that got me moving" and the "stories that inspired me" in a New Year's Eve facebook post. By Rebecca Shapiro. Yana Paskova via Getty Images. Former President Barack Obama was known as a prolific reader while in office.
The former POTUS and America's favorite dad takes to the social media platform regularly to send warm holiday wishes, share adorable photos of his family, and keep us updated on his post-White House adventures. But on Friday, December 29th, he used twitter to share his favorite inspirational stories of ...
Today we are talking about Barack Obama. He first took office in 2009 and was re-elected in 2012. Because his presidency is so recent, this program will not try to offer a historical perspective. But one part of his legacy is already clear. Obama is the United States' first African-American president. His father ...
Barack Obama continued his annual tradition of naming his favorite songs of 2017, with tracks by Kendrick Lamar, Jay-Z, and U2 among his picks. Credit: Chesnot Getty Images News. By Daniel Kreps. 1 hour ago. More News. See Barack Obama's Empowering Video Message at Chance the Rapper Concert 50 Best Albums ...
Former President Barack Obama used the newfound "extra time on [his] hands" to do plenty of reading in 2017, according to his annual year-end roundup of books and music. "During my presidency, I started a tradition of sharing my reading lists and playlists," Obama wrote on facebook Sunday. "It was a ...
While former U.S. President Barack Obama says 2017 has been a tough year, there's a lot to be optimistic about heading into the new year. In a interview hosted by Prince Harry of the U.K. royal family for BBC Radio 4, the two acknowledge that this year has been trying for many who have concerns about ...
When the clock strikes midnight calendars won't be the only things changing. A series of new state and city laws will also make their debut in the new year. Interested in New Year's? Add New Year's as an interest to stay up to date on the latest New Year's news, video, and analysis from ABC News.


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