President Obama’s farewell speech was extraordinary last night and many were in awe of the first family.
We all basked in the glow of Barack Obama’s tearful goodbye, and looked forward to seeing his wife and daughter’s onstage for their final farewell.
Sasha Obama was noticeably absent Tuesday evening as Obama thanked his wife, Michelle, and daughters Malia and Sasha for sacrificing for his political dreams, and the White House has issued an explanation.
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First Lady Michelle Obama gave speech during the Democratic national convention last night that gave me goosebumps!
During her speech at the Democratic National Convention, First Lady Michelle Obama talked about raising her daughters under the spotlight of the White House and why America should vote for Hillary Clinton, stating:
That is the story of this country, the story that has brought me to this stage tonight, the story of generations of people who felt the lash of bondage, the shame of servitude, the sting of segregation, but who kept on striving and hoping and doing what needed to be done so that today I wake up every morning in a house that was built by slaves.
And I watch my daughters, two beautiful, intelligent, black young women playing with their dogs on the White House lawn. And because of Hillary Clinton, my daughters and all our sons and daughters now take for granted that a woman can be president of the United States.
POTUS Barack Obama responded to the powerful speech stating:
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2 Chainz shared the family photo above in ode to Father’s Day 2016, which will also go down in history for you basketball fans as the day the Cavs beat the Warriors.
The popular rapper is amongst a slew of your favorite celebs who shared their special day via social media.
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Usher Raymond and his new wife, Grace Miguel were treated to a surprise birthday song from none other than the President and the First Lady!
[READ: They Say: Usher & Grace Secretly Married in Cuba (PHOTOS/VIDEO)]
Raymond celebrated his 37th birthday on October 14th with a trip to Washington, DC and during a visit to the White House, President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama surprised Ursh by singing “Happy Birthday” to him!
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Atlanta based singer/songwriter Keri Hilson took part in a full-course fitness challenge with more than 200 teen girls last Saturday for the ‘Pretty Girls Sweat’ event (September 27, 2014).
Hilson, along with special guests the OMG Girlz, promoted the importance of fitness amongst today’s teens.
Inspired by Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move Campaign,” Pretty Girl’s Sweat founder Aeshia DeVore Branch set goals through initiatives like these is to combat the startling obesity statistics among African American youth.
[FLASHBACK: Beyonce Joins Forces w/Michelle Obama for ‘Let’s Move!’ Move Your Body Video… ]
The young ladies learned importance of fitness and healthy nutrition, discovered how to dress properly for both indoor and outdoor workouts, received mentorship and were treated to a healthy lunch and several giveaways.
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