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Obama Poetry

Lost in the Common Controversy: The White House Celebrates Poetry

John Lundberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Lundberg

The decision to invite hip-hop artist and actor Common to read poetry drew a surprising amount of furor from the right, which tarnished what was otherwise a great day for poetry.

Obama Digs Urdu Poetry

Politico | Abby Phillip | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

If you want to make high-brow small talk at one of President Barack Obama's cocktail parties, don't bother brushing up your Shakespeare. Try reading U...

The Poetry of Obama's First 100 Days

John Lundberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Lundberg

The Obama administration will pass the 100 day mark this week, and you Obamaphiles out there that don't want to let go of the early, heady times might...

Found Poems On The Campaign Trail

John Lundberg | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
John Lundberg

The Democratic primary, at times, seems to center around Barack Obama's preternatural rhetorical ability and Hillary Clinton's attempts to overcome it.