Tag: barack obama

Netflix’s Young Barack Obama Biopic ‘Barry’ Full Trailer Released

As the US president, Barack Obama, prepares to leave office on 20 January, Netflix is presenting “Barry,” a movie dramatizing the 44th president of United States as a 20-year-old college student at Columbia University. Barry,the young Columbia University student overcomes…

Barack Obama wins election for second term

President Barack Obama handily defeated Gov. Mitt Romney and won himself a second term Tuesday after a bitter and historically expensive race that was primarily fought in just a handful of battleground states. The Romney campaign’s last-ditch attempt to put…

Presidential Debate 2012: Full Recap

Three debates down and two weeks of campaigning to go. A forceful President Barack Obama put Republican challenger Mitt Romney on the defensive on foreign policy Monday night, with analysts and an immediate poll giving him the victory in their…

Donald Trump to Obama “You’re Fired”

Real estate mogul Donald Trump was planning a “big surprise” for the Republican National Convention in Tampa this year, but it that day’s program was cut because of the looming threat from Hurricane Isaac. Trump has confirmed to NBC that…

Cheney Accused President Obama of Setting a “Terrible Precedent”

Calling it a “terrible decision” that undermines national security and devastates CIA morale, former Vice President Dick Cheney slammed the Obama administration’s probe of aggressive interrogation of terrorists. “It’s an outrageous political act that will do great damage, long-term, to…

President Barack Obama: Remembering Senator Edward Kennedy

Currently on vacation on Martha’s Vineyard – not all that far from “Kennedy Country” in Massachusetts, where the Kennedy family has a compound in Hyannis Port – President Barack Obama released a statement regarding the state’s esteemed Senator, Edward M.…

60 Plus Association on August Revolt

WASHINGTON — Conservatives are calling it their August Revolt — a surprising upsurge of activism against President Barack Obama’s proposed health care overhaul. Spurred on by the success of their efforts to dominate the news at Democratic town hall meetings,…

Keith Hennessey on Economic View

I’ve posted several times about how confusing a slowdown in the rate at which things get worse (the second derivative) with an actual improvement (the first derivative) has led to some ridiculous claims about economic improvement. Keith Hennessey has a…