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# obama - Thursday 21 May, 2015

This toddler threw a fit in front of President Obama
# Terrible Twos
From The Daily Edge
# Terrible Twos

This toddler threw a fit in front of President Obama

May 21st 2015, 8:43 PM 8,510 Views 4 Comments

We’re sure she had her reasons.

# obama - Monday 18 May, 2015

Barack Obama FINALLY gets his own Twitter account - and he's pretty excited
# Oh Hai Potus
# Oh Hai Potus

Barack Obama FINALLY gets his own Twitter account - and he's pretty excited

May 18th 2015, 5:52 PM 14,618 Views 10 Comments

Now he and Enda can swap messages more freely.

# obama - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Did Obama tell a huge number of lies about the killing of Osama bin Laden?
# Explainer
# Explainer

Did Obama tell a huge number of lies about the killing of Osama bin Laden?

May 14th 2015, 11:58 AM 23,735 Views 63 Comments

A potentially explosive exposé by Seymour Hersh has been slammed by the White House. Get up to speed on the controversy, here…

# obama - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Watch a 12-year-old student shut a rambling Barack Obama down
# Nobama
# Nobama

Watch a 12-year-old student shut a rambling Barack Obama down

Apr 30th 2015, 9:29 PM 26,044 Views 10 Comments

“I think you’ve sort of covered everything about that question.”

# obama - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Obama 'profoundly regrets' drone strike that killed US and Italian hostages
# Drone Wars
# Drone Wars

Obama 'profoundly regrets' drone strike that killed US and Italian hostages

Apr 23rd 2015, 8:38 PM 14,546 Views 61 Comments

“On behalf of the United States government, I offer our deepest apologies to the families.”

# obama - Friday 10 April, 2015

She's running!: Hillary Clinton will (finally) make it official this weekend
# Run For The Hills
# Run For The Hills

She's running!: Hillary Clinton will (finally) make it official this weekend

Apr 10th 2015, 10:55 PM 18,316 Views 76 Comments

The former First Lady and Secretary of State is to run again for the White House.

Did you see Obama being the most embarrassing dad ever?
# Morto
From The Daily Edge
# Morto

Did you see Obama being the most embarrassing dad ever?

Apr 10th 2015, 11:48 AM 5,663 Views 1 Comment

Can’t bring him anywhere.

# obama - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Pope Francis is heading to the White House
# Oh Hi Obama
# Oh Hi Obama

Pope Francis is heading to the White House

Mar 26th 2015, 5:53 PM 7,936 Views 20 Comments

It’ll be the pontiff’s first visit to Washington.

# obama - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Obama denied Enda Kenny's handshake and it will give you extreme secondhand embarrassment
# Shake It Off
From The Daily Edge
# Shake It Off

Obama denied Enda Kenny's handshake and it will give you extreme secondhand embarrassment

Mar 18th 2015, 8:56 AM 8,690 Views 2 Comments

Ground, please. Do us a solid and swallow us up.

# obama - Tuesday 17 March, 2015

The Secret Service want to build a mock-up of the White House
# Security Breach
# Security Breach

The Secret Service want to build a mock-up of the White House

Mar 17th 2015, 5:43 PM 10,936 Views 34 Comments

It said it would help them train better for security breaches.

Michelle Obama danced to Uptown Funk with Ellen - and it was amazing
# First Lady Of Funk
# First Lady Of Funk

Michelle Obama danced to Uptown Funk with Ellen - and it was amazing

Mar 17th 2015, 11:53 AM 23,302 Views 28 Comments

Saturday night and she in the spot, don’t believe me? Just watch.

Obama will get a LOAD of Irish food today, but no Tayto
# The Cook Of The Irish
# The Cook Of The Irish

Obama will get a LOAD of Irish food today, but no Tayto

Mar 17th 2015, 11:18 AM 18,403 Views 37 Comments

It’ll all probably be destroyed though…

# obama - Sunday 15 March, 2015

"I'm not saying I'm any funnier. I'm saying weed is now legal" - Obama plays joker-in-chief
# Joint Chief
# Joint Chief

"I'm not saying I'm any funnier. I'm saying weed is now legal" - Obama plays joker-in-chief

Mar 15th 2015, 12:30 PM 22,564 Views 13 Comments

The US President was speaking at the glitzy Gridiron Club banquet.

# obama - Friday 13 March, 2015

Barack Obama reads mean tweets about himself*
# Commander In Tweets
# Commander In Tweets

Barack Obama reads mean tweets about himself*

Mar 13th 2015, 8:10 AM 17,463 Views 25 Comments

*But they weren’t that mean.

Obama read out all these mean tweets about himself
# Mean Tweets
From The Daily Edge
# Mean Tweets

Obama read out all these mean tweets about himself

Mar 13th 2015, 8:00 AM 4,632 Views 3 Comments

Thanks Obama.

# obama - Wednesday 11 March, 2015

Hillary's deleted emails were about Chelsea's wedding and yoga, apparently
# Computer Says No
# Computer Says No

Hillary's deleted emails were about Chelsea's wedding and yoga, apparently

Mar 11th 2015, 7:17 PM 14,805 Views 21 Comments

Meanwhile, Bill has said he doesn’t actually use email…

# obama - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Enda Kenny is going to perform at a music festival in Texas*
# Hands In The Air
# Hands In The Air

Enda Kenny is going to perform at a music festival in Texas*

Feb 26th 2015, 1:00 PM 10,580 Views 72 Comments

*No word on whether or not he’ll actually sing.

# obama - Thursday 19 February, 2015

US at War: "The terrorists do not speak for a billion Muslims"
# Terror
# Terror

US at War: "The terrorists do not speak for a billion Muslims"

Feb 19th 2015, 11:45 AM 8,407 Views 84 Comments

Barack Obama has been criticised domestically for not describing the attacks in Denmark and France as the work of “Islamic radicals”.

# obama - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

Fox TV affiliate apologises for accidentally identifying Obama as a rape suspect
# Error
From The Daily Edge
# Error

Fox TV affiliate apologises for accidentally identifying Obama as a rape suspect

Feb 17th 2015, 2:45 PM 3,799 Views 5 Comments

Oof.

# obama - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Obama uses selfie stick in the soundest presidential carry on ever
# Duckface
From The Daily Edge
# Duckface

Obama uses selfie stick in the soundest presidential carry on ever

Feb 12th 2015, 5:14 PM 3,566 Views 1 Comment

Thanks Obama.

# obama - Monday 26 January, 2015

Indian prime minister wears suit with his own name written all over it
# Modi Mode
# Modi Mode

Indian prime minister wears suit with his own name written all over it

Jan 26th 2015, 8:49 PM 13,753 Views 17 Comments

That’s not a suit, THIS is a suit.

# obama - Saturday 24 January, 2015

Ireland to pay respects at King Abdullah condolence service
# Saudi Arabia
# Saudi Arabia

Ireland to pay respects at King Abdullah condolence service

Jan 24th 2015, 4:10 PM 15,615 Views 94 Comments

Ambassador Tony Cotter is representing the Department of Foreign Affairs.

# obama - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

6 things The West Wing taught us about The State of the Union
# Walk And Talk
From The Daily Edge
# Walk And Talk

6 things The West Wing taught us about The State of the Union

Jan 21st 2015, 9:52 AM 8,631 Views 9 Comments

Bartlet for America.

Barack Obama's State of the Union address last night was unexpectedly feisty
# The Good News
# The Good News

Barack Obama's State of the Union address last night was unexpectedly feisty

Jan 21st 2015, 6:42 AM 10,537 Views 27 Comments

The President’s speech was an attempt to sell a story of a national economy emerging from the “shadow of crisis”.

# obama - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Obama apologises to couple after they're forced to relocate their wedding
# Potus
From The Daily Edge
# Potus

Obama apologises to couple after they're forced to relocate their wedding

Dec 31st 2014, 10:16 AM 32,956 Views 22 Comments

The president’s golf game is more important than a marriage. This we have learned.

# obama - Wednesday 24 December, 2014

Watch Barack Obama wonderfully shut down toy gender stereotypes
# Stereotypes
From The Daily Edge
# Stereotypes

Watch Barack Obama wonderfully shut down toy gender stereotypes

Dec 24th 2014, 3:45 PM 4,152 Views 3 Comments

So lovely.

# obama - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Sony is now going to release The Interview to "the largest possible audience"
# Pr Money Can't Buy
# Pr Money Can't Buy

Sony is now going to release The Interview to "the largest possible audience"

Dec 23rd 2014, 9:20 PM 32,222 Views 76 Comments

Only 200-300 cinemas are, however, expected to show the film.

# obama - Sunday 21 December, 2014

US to review North Korea terror status after Sony hack
# Hacking
# Hacking

US to review North Korea terror status after Sony hack

Dec 21st 2014, 7:40 PM 12,084 Views 40 Comments

President Barack Obama said the hacking incident was not an act of war.

# obama - Saturday 20 December, 2014

North Korea: 'We had nothing to do with the Sony attack'
# Proposal
# Proposal

North Korea: 'We had nothing to do with the Sony attack'

Dec 20th 2014, 7:50 PM 18,195 Views 72 Comments

Pyongyang warned the US of “grave consequences” if the proposal for the joint investigation was rejected.

# obama - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Who helped get the US and Cuba talking again? The Pope, apparently
# PEACE BROKER
# PEACE BROKER

Who helped get the US and Cuba talking again? The Pope, apparently

Dec 18th 2014, 7:16 AM 7,811 Views 58 Comments

It was the best birthday present he could get.

# obama - Friday 12 December, 2014

US avoids West Wing-style shutdown as House passes $1.1 trillion spending bill
# Phew
# Phew

US avoids West Wing-style shutdown as House passes $1.1 trillion spending bill

Dec 12th 2014, 7:17 AM 5,659 Views 21 Comments

The late night vote followed a long day of arm-twisting by the White House as dozens of Democrats revolted over parts of the bill.

# obama - Monday 8 December, 2014

"I would still be in that black hole" - Guantanamo inmates taste freedom after a decade
# Long Walk To Freedom
# Long Walk To Freedom

"I would still be in that black hole" - Guantanamo inmates taste freedom after a decade

Dec 8th 2014, 9:54 PM 14,022 Views 20 Comments

Uruguay has agreed to take six former prisoners.

# obama - Saturday 6 December, 2014

US journalist and South African teacher killed in Yemen during rescue operation
# Rescue
# Rescue

US journalist and South African teacher killed in Yemen during rescue operation

Dec 6th 2014, 7:57 PM 16,507 Views 57 Comments

His sister made a plea for his safe return just this morning.

# obama - Monday 1 December, 2014

Aide resigns after telling Obama daughters to "dress like you deserve respect"
# Off Limits
# Off Limits

Aide resigns after telling Obama daughters to "dress like you deserve respect"

Dec 1st 2014, 10:20 PM 83,263 Views 113 Comments

Elizabeth Lauten was communications director to a Republican congressman

# obama - Saturday 29 November, 2014

'You need a humour bypass': Here are the winners and losers from the political week
# House Of Cards
# House Of Cards

'You need a humour bypass': Here are the winners and losers from the political week

Nov 29th 2014, 7:15 PM 11,341 Views 48 Comments

In a week that saw a new Garda Commissioner, a big fat ‘no’ from the ECB and some serious eye-rolling.

# obama - Thursday 27 November, 2014

Here's what the Obamas are having for Thanksgiving dinner
# Executive Privileges
# Executive Privileges

Here's what the Obamas are having for Thanksgiving dinner

Nov 27th 2014, 8:24 PM 24,536 Views 26 Comments

“We go all out on pies. We don’t play with pie.”

# obama - Wednesday 26 November, 2014

"Some might call this amnesty" ... Obama pardons two turkeys from their terrible and delicious fate
# WHITE HOUSE LOLS
# WHITE HOUSE LOLS

"Some might call this amnesty" ... Obama pardons two turkeys from their terrible and delicious fate

Nov 26th 2014, 10:10 PM 10,639 Views 44 Comments

“I am here to announce what I’m sure will be the most talked-about executive action this month.”

# obama - Tuesday 25 November, 2014

A Galway man is introducing Barack Obama in Chicago tonight
# Irish Abroad
# Irish Abroad

A Galway man is introducing Barack Obama in Chicago tonight

Nov 25th 2014, 4:55 PM 10,873 Views 11 Comments

Obama is being introduced at a rally in Chicago by Galway man and restaurateur Billy Lawless.

# obama - Monday 24 November, 2014

Tensions high as grand jury reaches decision in Ferguson police shooting
# Michael Brown
# Michael Brown

Tensions high as grand jury reaches decision in Ferguson police shooting

Nov 24th 2014, 9:35 PM 12,256 Views 16 Comments

It’s feared that tonight’s announcement could provoke a violent backlash.

The only Republican in Barack Obama's national security team is resigning
# Outta Here
# Outta Here

The only Republican in Barack Obama's national security team is resigning

Nov 24th 2014, 4:35 PM 8,692 Views 14 Comments

Chuck Hagel is stepping down as Defence Secretary.