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On this Day: February 11

Quote of the day: “When your purpose is big enough, you can find the courage to move mountains” First Lady Michelle shares a moment with  Sasha as then Senator Obama addresses a crowd gathered at a campaign rally at Iowa State University February 11, 2007 in Ames, Iowa A child reaches out to First Lady […]

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On this Day: February 10

The Obama family bundled up for the official launch of Barack’s presidential campaign in Springfield, Illinois on February 10, 2007. “He’s an incredible husband and father,” said Michelle. (via ABCNews.com ) Standing outside the Historic Old State Capitol building where Abraham Lincoln gave a famous speech condemning slavery and calling for the United States to […]

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On This Day: February 9

Quote of the day: “When you start your day with gratitude, everything falls into place with grace and total ease” First Lady Michelle Obama hugs student Tammy Nguyen in the Red Room of the White House before an event announcing a campaign to combat the rapidly growing problem of childhood obesity while Tiki Barber checks his […]

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Random Old Photos of the First Family

QOTD: “Refuse to be defined by someone else’s vision of what’s possible”   I have a collection of magazines that feature the President and First Lady; the Essence covers pictured below are among my favorite. Initially I began collecting them because I assume they will be of monetary value one day, but now – my […]

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2016 National Prayer Breakfast

The National Prayer Breakfast is a 63 year old tradition inaugurated in 1953 by Dwight Eisenhower. The event is typically a gathering for evangelical members of congress and is held the first Thursday of every February. This year, of course – is President Obama’s final prayer breakfast as sitting president. Politicians weren’t the only ones […]

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First lady Michelle Obama attempts to wipe President Barack Obama’s face after kissing him at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington, Thursday, Feb. 4, 2010.   On This Day: A bronze bust of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. is visible in the foreground as President Barack Obama meets with senior advisors, in the Oval Office, […]

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On This Day: February 3

President Barack Obama walks with Vice President Joe Biden along the Colonnade, Feb. 3, 2010 First lady Michelle Obama (L) stands with U.S. President Barack Obama during the National Prayer Breakfast at the Washington Hilton February 3, 2011 in Washington. DC. Obama talked about his own faith, the events in Egypt and the recovery of […]

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