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The Top Revelations In New Obama Biography

Posted 06.22.2012 | Politics

It almost seemed too good to be true. When President Barack Obama's 1995 memoir, "Dreams From My Father," was re-published soon after the young politi...

Obama's Mick Jagger Impression

The Huffington Post | Kia Makarechi | Posted 06.03.2012 | Entertainment

According to a new biography by David Maraniss, Barack Obama was a big music fan in his college years. Barry -- as he was then known -- often played J...

Book Reveals Details On Obama's Relationship With Jeremiah Wright

AP | NANCY BENAC | Posted 05.31.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- A new biography that traces Barack Obama's path from birth – yes, in Hawaii – to Harvard Law School, sketches the pragmatism...

Bill Clinton Allegedly Urged Hillary To Challenge President In 2012

Posted 05.14.2012 | Politics

A new unauthorized biography of President Barack Obama alleges that Bill Clinton pushed his wife Hillary Clinton to mount a primary campaign for the W...

What Obama Really Said About T.S. Eliot

Zoë Triska | Posted 05.02.2012 | Books

Yesterday, Vanity Fair ran a revealing article with multiple excerpts from David Maraniss's upcoming biography of President Obama, "Barack Obama: The ...

David Remnick's 'The Bridge' Delves Deep Into Barack Obama's Presidency (New York Review)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Joseph Lelyveld The New York Review of Books Who Is Barack Obama? "The Bridge: The Life and Rise of Barack Obama" by David Remnick Knopf, 656 pp., $...

Book Review Roundup

Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Did you miss the weekend's book reviews? Check out some of the highlights below. "The Lotus Eaters," Tatjana Soli The New York Times If it sounds a...

Obama Biography 'The Bridge' Is 'Flawless,' Says LA Times

The Los Angeles Times | Douglas Brinkley | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

"The Bridge" is a towering monument to Obama's hyper-professionalism when it comes to the art of politics. The president is an unflappable Zen master ...

Obama Biography To Hit Shelves In April

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — A biography of President Barack Obama is coming this spring from New Yorker editor and Pulitzer Prize-winning author David Remnick. ...

Barack Obama Biography 'The Bridge' By New Yorker Editor David Remnick Due Out In April

The Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Barack Obama's life and political evolution will be detailed in a new biography of the president called "The Bridge: The Life and Rise of Barack Obama...

Michelle Obama Biography Writer: Campaign Cut Me Off

Slate | Liza Mundy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Reporting political profiles is like giving birth: You forget how painful it is until you go through it again. And the minute you do, you think, "Some...

Obama Biography Video At Democratic Convention (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

A video biography of Barack Obama was shown right before he stepped on stage to accept the Democratic nomination for President of the United States. T...