Posts tagged "president"

Watch President Obama Call Only On Female Members Of The Press At His Year-End Press Conference

President Obama held his last press conference of 2014 today, and when it was time for questions, he intentionally called only on female members of the press. Press Secretary Josh Earnest explained: “There are many women from a variety of news organizations who day-in and day-out do the hard work of covering the President of…
By: Rebecca Vipond Brink / December 20, 2014

Hillary Clinton Holding Presidential Campaign Decision For After New Year’s

The signs might be pointing to a Hillary Clinton 2016 bid for the White House, but she still hasn’t officially made up her mind. Hillary’s been down the presidential campaign road a few times before–last time, she even did it for herself! Many people have been pushing for her to give it one more shot…
By: Hello Beautiful / September 8, 2014

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 can only imagine all the things Obama might be not impressed with after this election season ...
By: Julie Gerstein / November 17, 2012

“I Can Be President” Barbie Has Awesome Shoes, Outfit, Hair

But what is her policy on drilling in the Artic National Wildlife Refuge? Inquiring minds want to know, Mattel. [Racked]…
By: Jessica Wakeman / April 9, 2012

President Barack Obama Now Has A Playlist On Spotify

In between running the country and ramping up re-election his campaign, President Barack Obama made a Spotify playlist. Well, okay, his campaign team did, with some of the Prez's favorites. What's Obama listening to these days? A smattering of Wilco, Arcade Fire, U2, James Taylor and, of course, Al Green. Among the president's more questionable…
By: Julie Gerstein / February 9, 2012

Barack Obama Calls Michelle “Cute”

Today President Barack Obama and FLOTUS Michelle visited with troops in Fort Bragg, North Carolina. After listening to a rousing introduction from the First Lady, President Obama noted that Michelle was both a remarkable first lady and also "cute." Aw! He then advised the male soldiers that "Gentlemen, that's your goal, to marry up. Punch…
By: Julie Gerstein / December 14, 2011

Completely Superficial: Judging The Presidential Candidates’ Style

I'm not going to sit here and tell you who to vote for, or attempt to suss out an official Frisky-approved political platform. But what I can tell you? Who wore it best. Sure, most politicians don't wear the most cutting edge looks, but that doesn't mean that we can't assess their outfits and judge…
By: Julie Gerstein / December 9, 2011

Celebs Who Endorse Donald Trump For President — And The Ones Who Don’t

If Donald Trump seriously runs for president (which I don't think will happen, but still) and gets so much as one single vote in the primaries, I am moving to Canada. No ifs, ands or buts about it. The man who popularized frou-frou pompadours on men, trashy divorces, and the phrase "You're fired!"…
By: Jessica Wakeman / April 29, 2011

Why I Don’t Want Hillary Clinton For Vice President

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton may trade places with Vice-President Joe Biden on the 2012 election ticket, veteran journalist Bob Woodward said yesterday. "President Obama needs some of the women, Latinos, retirees that she did so well with during the 2008 primaries," Woodward told CNN yesterday, adding that the switcheroo is "on the…
By: Jessica Wakeman / October 7, 2010

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Even the White House is getting into the Irish spirit. The fountain in front of the President's house is green today! UPDATE: This is the first year the White House fountain has been dyed green, and it was Michelle Obama's idea. She wanted to bring a little bit of Chicago tradition (they dye the river…
By: Catherine Strawn / March 17, 2009

Quick Pic: The Almost-President And First Lady

Don't they look spiffy? Michelle Obama is wearing Isabel Toledo. [Washington, D.C., 1/20/2009]…
By: Catherine Strawn / January 20, 2009

How To: Hook Up On Election Day

Sure, it's Election Day, but that doesn't mean you have to be all about the politics. You're focused on the candidates, the issues, the outcome -- but that doesn't mean you're not thinking about the opposite sex, too. So, here's a few tips on how to get frisky in election-friendly ways. CLOTHING PARTY LINES You…
By: Simcha / November 4, 2008

Sweet Release: What’s In And Out The Week Of September 2nd 2008

BOOKS The American Wife What’s dirtier than a romance novel? A thinly veiled novel about the First Lady and all her juicy indiscretions. From a secret abortion, to vehicular manslaughter, to worshiping the Washington Monument in her husbands pants, this American Wife will remind you of a certain woman in the White House.
By: Simcha / September 2, 2008