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Cutest Ever: Katy Perry Brought A Tiny Aretha Franklin Hat Replica To The Inauguration

Remember four years ago when Aretha Franklin wore a crazy grey church hat to the Obama inauguration? Wasn’t that great? Well, Katy Perry got to go to the inauguration this…

Julie Gerstein | January 22, 2013 - 9:40 am

Myrlie Evers-Williams Is The First Woman To Deliver Presidential Inaugural Invocation

Myrlie Evers-Williams is the widow of slain civil rights leader Medgar Evers. Myrlie recounts meeting her husband and how he brought racial empowerment into her life. She also spoke about…

College Candy | January 21, 2013 - 1:10 pm

Here Is James Franco’s Blithering, Awful, Embarrassing Poem About Obama

After a brief respite, James Franco is back to being The Worst, today unleashing his new poem, “Obama in Asheville,” which was supposedly written for the president’s inauguration or something.

Julie Gerstein | January 21, 2013 - 10:40 am

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

Election Night Style Stealer: Tom Brokaw’s Rad Round Eyeglasses

Between Brian Williams making marijuana jokes, Diane Sawyer possibly being drunk(?), and Karl Rove begging Fox News to take back that whole “Obama wins” thing, the election newscasts last night…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | November 7, 2012 - 10:00 am

Beyonce Rocks A Pair Of (Affordable!) Obama Earrings

Beyonce sported some eye-catching hoop earrings for a dinner date with hubby Jay-Z over the weekend, and as you can see from this closeup, they spell out a clear message:…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | October 23, 2012 - 9:40 am

Who Wore It Better?: The First Lady Faces Off Against Ann Romney

Now that we’ve gotten that silly town hall presidential debate out of the way, let’s discuss what’s really important: clothes! In a twist of fashion fate, First Lady Michelle Obama

Rachel Krause | October 17, 2012 - 12:40 pm

Singer From Creed No Longer Has Arms Wide Open To Obama, Looks Like “Family Guy’s” Quagmire Now

Scott Stapp is the lead singer of ’90s band Creed. Creed are a bunch of Nickleback Jrs. — they used to be, like, the most hated band in the world…

Julie Gerstein | October 3, 2012 - 10:20 am

I Want To Be A Fly On This Wall

This is one of those moments where technology was used in the most appropriate way possible. Earlier this week, Jay-Z  and Beyonce hosted an Obama reelection fundraiser at the 40/40…

Ami Angelowicz | September 20, 2012 - 1:40 pm

The Girl Accused Of “Yogurting” Obama Tells Her Side Of The Story

Yesterday, in Colorado, President Obama allegedly got “attacked” by some frozen yogurt. “A woman got very excited and spilled yogurt on me,” he said of the incident. God, I hate…

Ami Angelowicz | April 25, 2012 - 12:20 pm

Obama And His Mama

Some day this lil’ cutie would grow up to be President! But it’s obvious his mom loved him even before he was the most powerful man in the country. Happy…

Simcha | May 9, 2010 - 2:30 pm

Weatherproof Goes For The Next Best Thing

Following Weatherproof’s Obama ad scandal, the jacket company has gone for the next best spokesperson: Abraham Lincoln. That parka and top hat combo is pretty sexy, huh? [WWD] …

Leonora Epstein | February 1, 2010 - 9:15 pm

Foreign Battered Women May Be Granted Asylum In The U.S.

Foreign victims of domestic violence may finally be able to escape their abuse; the Obama administration has instated a new policy that may grant some of these victims asylum in…

Carrie Wasterlain | July 16, 2009 - 2:00 pm

Obama’s Got His Own Dildo

There are certain places I expect the President of the U.S. to pop up: CNN, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, etc. Since President Obama is unusually stylish,…

Ali Jawin | June 17, 2009 - 11:15 am

Who Is Bo Obama, Anyway?

Have you heard the news? The Obamas got a dog, and they’re naming him Bo! There were some conflicting reports about Bo over the weekend (is he, in fact, from…

Catherine Strawn | April 13, 2009 - 3:30 pm

The Chia Obama Is Offensive. Really?

Walgreens stores in Chicago and Tampa have removed the Chia Obama from their shelves because they’ve deemed it “objectionable.” “Since when is an Afro racist?” asked Joseph Pedott, founder of…

Annika Harris | April 9, 2009 - 7:30 pm

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Michelle Obama But Were Afraid To Ask

Michelle Obama’s inauguration gown may still be a safely guarded secret, but in her new book, Michelle Obama: First Lady of Hope, author Elizabeth Lightfoot reveals some interesting facts about…

Wendy Atterberry | January 19, 2009 - 12:30 pm

The Daily Squeeze: A Strange Acne Treatment, Ed Westwick For K-Swiss, And The White House Move-In

Some women in Cambodia are supposedly using the lubricant from Number One Plus condoms to shrink their zits. We can only imagine how they discovered this was an effective treatment.

Catherine Strawn | November 6, 2008 - 1:30 pm

Music: An Election Day Mixtape

Campaign songs have caused more of a ruckus in this presidential race than teenage pregnancy and extra-marital affairs combined. It all started with a John scandal, when John McCain stole…

Simcha | November 4, 2008 - 6:30 pm