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Barack And Michelle Obama Celebrate 23 Years Of Marriage

The Huffington Post | Sam Levine | Posted 10.03.2015 | Politics

President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama celebrated their 23rd wedding anniversary on Saturday. The two were married on Oct. 3, 1992, at Trinity Unit...

Sound Off: Can The Obamas Change Low Marriage Rates Among Blacks In The U.S.?

The Huffington Post | Jessica Cumberbatch Anderson | Posted 01.25.2013 | Black Voices

In the annals of black marriage, even iconic (albeit fictional) successes like Cliff and Clair Huxtable get drowned out by a constant narrative of glo...

PHOTOS: The Obamas Talk First Kiss, Show PDA On 'The View'

Posted 09.25.2012 | Style

The Obamas are certainly no strangers to "The View." Both President Obama and Michelle have appeared on the show separately in the past, but today mar...

Comedians React To Obama Endorsing Gay Marriage On Twitter

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.09.2012 | Comedy

President Obama made waves today after officially endorsing gay marriage. And comedians, as they usually do, had something to say about it. The maj...

WATCH: What Do The Obamas REALLY Talk About?

Posted 03.20.2012 | Weddings

At the end of a long day, what do the president of the United States and the first lady talk about? That's what David Letterman wanted to know when...

WATCH: Michelle Obama Says The President Doesn't Pick Up His Socks

Posted 02.02.2012 | Weddings

It seems that Michelle Obama has no qualms about letting the public into her 19-year marriage with President Barack Obama. The First Lady stopped b...

WATCH: Michelle Obama Sets The Record Straight About Her Marriage

Posted 01.11.2012 | Weddings

First lady Michelle Obama stopped by "CBS This Morning" Wednesday to address claims about her relationship with the President that are made in New Yor...

New Book On The Obamas Goes Inside The First Marriage (Or Does It)?

Posted 01.10.2012 | Weddings

New York Times journalist Jodi Kantor's new book, "The Obamas," purports to reveal the inner workings of the first family's relationship. But is it...

Sam Stein

White House Dismisses 'The Obamas' Book As 'Old News' | Sam Stein | Posted 01.06.2012 | Politics

Jodi Kantor's detailed new book on the first family has already drawn strong pushback from the Obama administration. White House spokesman Eric Schult...

Sam Stein

Obama White House Details Revealed In New Book | Sam Stein | Posted 01.09.2012 | Politics

Then-White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel offered his resignation to President Barack Obama in the winter of 2010 after a series of columns appeare...

Sam Stein

White House Official: Obama Believes Gay Marriage 'Best Addressed By The States' | Sam Stein | Posted 08.21.2011 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- As President Obama gets set to host a high-profile fundraiser at an LGBT gala in New York City Thursday, two potentially awkward develop...

Sam Stein

Melody Barnes's Semi-Endorsement Of Gay Marriage Causes Discomfort In White House | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

It's a poorly kept secret that inside the Obama White House, plenty of of aides, staffers, and high-ranking officials support gay marriage. In fact, t...

Obamas Discuss Marriage "Bumps," Date Nights, And Counseling In NYT Magazine...UPDATED With Excerpts

Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

10/29 UPDATE: The "Today Show"'s Norah O'Donnell covered the story this morning. Visit for Breaking News, World News, and News about the E...

Sam Stein

Melody Barnes, Obama Adviser, Signals Support For Gay Marriage | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

UPDATE: ABC News has posted video (below) of White House domestic policy adviser Melody Barnes acknowledging disagreement with President Obama on the ...

Fifty-Sixth Millionth Couple

Annabelle Gurwitch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Annabelle Gurwitch

The first couple has tried to preserve their "date night tradition." We have too -- maybe we can double? On our most recent date night, we couldn't actually afford to leave our bedroom.

The Obamas' Greatest PDA Moments (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Anya Strzemien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

This was originally posted on October 1st. **SCROLL DOWN FOR SLIDESHOW** Visit the Obama PDA Big News Page. Last week bloggers Kathlyn and Gay Hend...

Stop Comparing Your Love Life To Barack And Michelle's | Marjorie Valbrun | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

If you are one of the legions of people sick to death of all the commentary about the state of black male/female relationships told through the Obama ...

Is Obama Ruining Your Game?

Air America Media | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

They've been married sixteen years. They have two kids, a puppy, and they recently picked up and moved to a new city. Her mother lives with them and h...

Maybe Millennials Won't Know the Meaning of Mommytracking

Morra Aarons-Mele | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Morra Aarons-Mele

I wonder if now that more men feel the stress of competing work and family roles, workplace and public policy will change more rapidly to better suit the needs of working families?

5 Love Lessons We Can Learn From The Obamas | Ian Kerner | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

It doesn't take an expert in body language to see that the first couple is totally into each other. And while I don't claim to know a single thing abo...

Newsweek: Why The Obamas Offer Millenials A Model Marriage

Newsweek | Andrew Romano | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

My hunch is that millennials are going gaga over Barack and Michelle because they want to be Barack and Michelle. It's not that other generations can'...

Presidential PDA: Past And Present (SLIDESHOW)

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

It might seem as though every day is Valentine's Day when your last name is Obama...especially when even the Associated Press is taking note, as they ...


Huffington Post | Anya Strzemien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Fresh from the celebration of their 16th wedding anniversary on Friday, the Obamas shared the stage after the Tuesday night presidential debate at Bel...

The Obama Anniversary Album (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Willow Lindley/Anya Strzemien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

**Scroll down for slideshow** UPDATE 10/28:On Monday night Michelle Obama stopped by "The Tonight Show" and talked about her 16th wedding anniversary...

The Obama Relationship: A Major Benefit Nobody's Talking About

Kathlyn and Gay Hendricks | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Kathlyn and Gay Hendricks

One of the greatest benefits of an Obama presidency is hidden in plain sight: the relationship between Michelle and Barack. They provide a great role ...