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Michelle Obama To Deliver President's Weekly Address

AP | By DARLENE SUPERVILLE | Posted 07.09.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Michelle Obama is delivering the president's weekly address this week. The White House says she will focus the radi...

The Greatest Presidential Speech Never Given

Oliver Noble | Posted 01.20.2013 | Entertainment

As Barack Obama is sworn in to his second term as President of the United States of America we decided to take the opportunity too look back on some o...

It Will Take a Mission

Jim Wallis | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Jim Wallis

This week, in Obama's Oval Office speech on the oil spill, he used the term "mission." That's the right word. It will take a purposeful commitment to a mission of change to truly respond to the epiphany in the Gulf.

Jason Linkins

SOTU: The Media's Malformed Narratives

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

So, how is our mainstream media doing at entrenching its narratives ahead of tonight's State Of The Union address? Comically well, it seems! Let's ta...

Jason Linkins

GOP Rebuttal: McDonnell Changes Optics, Plays It Safe

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The last time a Virginia governor was tasked with the rebuttal it was Tim Kaine, and the big takeaway was that the DNC was going to have to add a line item for eyebrow wrangling into their operational budget.

Obama To Bring Troops Home!

Tom Gregory | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Tom Gregory

Obama announced that he will deploy 30,000 additional US troops to Afghanistan, promising to bring them home just in time to vote in the next presidential election.

Three "Anything But Ordinary" Americans Who Inspired The President (SLIDESHOW)

Huffington Post | Verena von Pfetten | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living

***Scroll down for slideshow.*** Last night, Obama gave his first address before congress. But the real winners of the evening were the ordinary citi...

Bobby Jindal, the Folksy Hero?

Yuna Shin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Yuna Shin

Here is what Bobby Jindal did wrong. He tried too hard to sound like everyone else. He tried to be the folksy hero that the Republicans have tried to serve up every election.

Michelle Obama's Arms Inspire At Presidential Address (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post | Anya Strzemien | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

Michelle Obama displayed her own 'flinty Chicago toughness' on Tuesday night as she braved the cold conditions of February, and looked stunning in a s...

Katie Couric On Biden: "There's The White Guy" (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In the CBS introductory coverage of President Obama's first address to Congress, Katie Couric poked fun at Vice President and white male Joe Biden. "N...

Harry Lee: Bobby Jindal Quoted Race-Profiling Lawman

Politico | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

In his response to Barack Obama tonight, Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal spoke glowingly of the late Jefferson Parish Sheriff Harry Lee. It was a curious...

Sam Stein

Obama Speech: The Applause Lines, The Laughs, The Cool Reactions

HuffingtonPost.com | Sam Stein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

President Obama's address before Congress on Tuesday night was heavy on optimism, short on numbers, filled with lofty rhetoric and lined with emotion....