“Really, that’s incredible… and that’s such a statement for family first,” Bear Grylls says to President Barack Obama as the President discusses his tradition of having dinner every night with his family.
The President said it’s right that we express our gratitude with parades and ceremonies, but, “Our tributes today will ring hollow if we do not ensure that our veterans receive the care that you have earned and that you deserve.”
The whole thing seems to predictably clear now, looking back: Obama reaches nuclear agreement with Iran; Republicans throw hissy fit, because Obama; Mike Huckabee goes all Sarah Palin and equates Iran deal to Holocaust; Jewish groups and rational people everywhere condemn remarks; Obama rips Huckabee (and entire GOP); Republicans leap to Huckabee’s defense. With nary […]
Friday Fox Follies was sure this week’s column would be a slam dunk after Michelle Obama’s forceful speech on race at Tuskegee University, aka Speechifying While Black™. But then her husband had to open his big mouth: Obama Swipes at Fox: Pushing Narrative That Poor People Are ‘Leeches’. No biggie. Add a few words here and there and — voila! — an All Obama!!! All The Time!!! column. However, that plan was dashed as Conservatives Quickly Try to Turn Stephanopoulos into the ‘Next Brian Williams.’
President Obama issued a statement on the murders of three students in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, saying, “No one in the United States of America should ever be targeted because of who they are, what they look like, or how they worship.”
Leading by example, President Obama urged people to get involved in their community, writing “As one people, we will show when ordinary citizens come together to participate in the democracy we love, justice will not be denied.”