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The Obamas Explain Their World-Famous Hug To Barbara Walters

Aww! The Obamas are SO CUTE together! During last night’s ABC News interview, Barbara Walters got all nosy and asked them, “How do you keep the fire going?” The look…

Jessica Wakeman | December 27, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Oh No! President Obama Is Stuck In Spider-Man’s Web!

Oh, don’t be alarmed. The Prez is just playing with a kid dressed as Spider-Man in the Oval Office. Adorable. …

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 19, 2012 - 1:40 pm

The Soapbox: You Don’t Have To Be A Parent To Be Worried About Guns

“We’ve endured too many of these tragedies in the past few years.  And each time I learn the news I react not as a President, but as anybody else would…

Veronica Arreola | December 17, 2012 - 1:00 pm

Watch: President Obama Addresses Mourners At Sandy Hook Vigil

In case you missed it, here is President Obama’s beautiful speech, delivered at last night’s vigil for those killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting on Friday, which took…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | December 17, 2012 - 10:20 am

President Obama Gave Zachary Quinto The Vulcan Salute

In case you needed more proof that our president is awesome, check out this clip of Zachary Quinto, who plays Spock in the most recent round of “Star Trek” movies,…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 4, 2012 - 2:20 pm

Well Played: Michelle Obama Goes For The Gold

With apologies to Jackie O, I think Michelle Obama is the most stylish first lady this country has ever had, and her fashion choices just keep getting better. Case in…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | December 3, 2012 - 3:40 pm

Karl Lagerfeld Is Either Getting Progressively Weirder Or Just Screwing With Us

It is fairly common knowledge that getting older directly corresponds with getting weirder. Karl Lagerfeld was pretty fucking weird to begin with, but now, at 79, I think it’s safe…

Rachel Krause | November 20, 2012 - 11:20 am

The President Is Not Impressed

This might be one of the cutest photos of the president ever — here with Olympic gymnast McKayla Maroney, both of them giving their very best “not impressed face.” We…

Julie Gerstein | November 17, 2012 - 2:40 pm

10 Things Obama Supporters Love About Tuesday’s Election

1. Our social media kicked your Super Pac’s ass. Sheldon Adelson, called by The New York Times, “the biggest single donor in political history” backed eight conservative Republican candidates through Super Pacs. None…

Pop Sugar | November 11, 2012 - 11:30 am

No More Ice Cream For Woman Who Called Obama N-Word On Facebook

This isn’t funny, per se. But The Frisky staff still laughed when we found out a 22-year-old woman who called President Obama the n-word on Facebook and then told…

Jessica Wakeman | November 9, 2012 - 6:00 pm

Barack Obama Cries While Addressing Campaign HQ In Chicago

Oh, Lord, this made me cry. Yesterday, President Obama addressed his campaign staff at their Chicago headquarters in a very touching speech. It started with how impressed he is with them and the great…

Jessica Wakeman | November 9, 2012 - 12:20 pm

The Soapbox: The Election Is Over But I’m Still Scared

Originally appeared on Role/Reboot. Republished here with permission.

It’s over.

For a while, I managed to hold it together. There was pie to eat and wine to drink…

Emily Heist Moss | November 9, 2012 - 12:00 pm

Obama’s Girls Looked Gorgeous Last Night

Barack Obama came out on top in last night’s history-making election, and we couldn’t be happier (or more sedated — it takes a lot of Valium to get through that…

Rachel Krause | November 7, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Key And Peele’s Victory Speech!

You watched President Obama’s victory speech? Now it’s time for Key and Peele’s victory speech as Obama and his “anger translator” Luther.  A lot of us would be as…

Jessica Wakeman | November 7, 2012 - 10:40 am

Watch: Governor Mitt Romney’s Concession Speech & President Obama’s Victory Speech

Considering I thought it was very possible that we might not know who won the election until this morning or even days from now, I guess I should be grateful…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 7, 2012 - 8:30 am

Barack Obama Wins 4 More Years As The President Of The United States

Though a few states are still too close to call, Barack Obama’s win in Ohio has secured him the presidency for another four years, defeating Republican challenger Mitt Romney. Check…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 6, 2012 - 11:35 pm

2012 Election Night Live Blog!

Well, our long national nightmare known as ELECTION SEASON is almost over. Later tonight, we will (probably) know who will be the President of the United States for the next…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | November 6, 2012 - 6:15 pm

The Only Election Night Drinking Game You’ll Need

How are you going to get through the next 24 hours of election news, voting and results? If you’re anything like us, you’ll need a stiff drink or three to…

Julie Gerstein | November 6, 2012 - 8:00 am

Why Men Should Stay Home On Election Day

If only women were voting in next week’s election, Barack Obama would win … which is why men need to stay home on Election Day for the good of America.

Jessica Wakeman | November 4, 2012 - 4:00 pm

The Best “Obama Calling” GIFs And Memes

Somebody decided to post this picture of the president on Reddit, titling it ‘My new favorite picture of President Obama.’ People went crazy over it pretty much immediately, because Obama’s…

TheFW | November 3, 2012 - 9:30 am
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