So did ANYONE actually read Dreams From My Father? No, they didn’t, did they?
President Obama wrote about his half-sister in his bestselling book, Dreams from My Father. TIME sat down with the Kenya native to hear her story.
Yesterday the interwebs were abuzz with stories about Obama's "composite girlfriend" -- the supposed bombshell that the story in Dreams From My Father about the white woman he had an affair with wasn't strictly true.
The other day we learned Barack Obama’s girlfriend in Dreams From My Father was actually a composite, much like the Boeing 787 or Katya Kasanova after Dr. Krieger rebuilt her on the television show Archer. Now, Barack Obama is rolling out a new composite girl in his life named Julia. Show More Summary
One of the more mysterious characters from President Obama's 1995 autobiography Dreams From My Father is the so-called 'New York girlfriend.' Obama never referred to her by name, or even by psuedonym, but he describes her appearance, her voice, and her mannerisms in specific detail. Show More Summary
Conservatives on Twitter are fighting back against another Barack Obama "composite" girl. Yesterday, it was an apparent revelation that Obama "compressed" multiple ex-girlfriends into one in his memoir "Dreams from My Father," whichShow More Summary
(John Hinderaker) There has been a lot of hilarity today over the revelation that the “New York girlfriend” who plays a significant role in Barack Obama’s autobiography Dreams From My Father did not, strictly speaking, exist. Rather,...Show More Summary
Obama biographer David Mariness discovered that a scene with a white girlfriend portrayed in the Obama book Dreams From My Father never happened. Obama says it was another girlfriend, and that he was combining several girlfriends into a “composit...
Barack Obama fabricated a so-called girlfriend from his college days according to a new report. Barack Obama admitted to fabricating a so-called girlfriend in Dreams From My Father, his controversial book about his absent Muslim father from Kenya. The Politico … Continue reading ?
A bizarre right-wing contretemps has blown up over Barack Obama's admission that some of the characters in his memoir, Dreams From My Father, are composites. Why bizarre? Because right in the introduction to the book, he says, "some of the characters that appear are composites." But here's the really bizarre part. Show More Summary
As he's acknowledged before, in the first edition of the book itself. Still: More literary pretension from this guy! ... More »
For the sake of compression, let's look at this passage from Barack Obama's "Dreams from My Father": “For the sake of compression, some of the characters that appear are composites of people, I’ve known, and some events appear out of precise chronology. Show More Summary
As we draw nearer to November, President Barack Obama's 1995 autobiography Dreams From My Father is facing renewed scrutiny, both regarding the President's culinary adventures as a child in Indonesia and his "New York girlfriend."
By: Andrea Ryan The all-knowing Google giant has categorized Obama’s autobiography, “Dreams From My Father”, as a book title under author Bill Ayers. Ayers is the America-hating, domestic terrorist who wakes up every morning thinking, “Today I am going to … Continue reading ?
[Posted by Karl] PolitiFact, supposedly devoted to helping you find the truth in politics, addressed the story about Barack Obama eating a dog, quoting from his book, Dreams from My Father: With Lolo, I learned how to eat small green chili peppers raw with dinner (plenty of rice), and, away from the dinner table, I [...]
The conservative blogosphere has been making mirth out of an entry from Barack Obama's first autobiography, "Dreams From My Father," in which he briefly mentions eating dog as a child in Indonesia.It also functions as a counter to ano...
The conservative blogosphere has been making mirth out of an entry from Barack Obama's first autobiography, "Dreams From My Father," in which he briefly mentions eating dog as a child in Indonesia. It also functions as a counter to another...Show More Summary
More meat-oriented education from Lolo, Barack Obama's stepfather, as told by Obama in his memoir "Dreams From My Father." This scene occurs when Obama, age 6, first arrives from Hawaii in his new home in Jakarta: [T]he man who had carried...Show More Summary
And the writing takes on a new, sinister meaning: In Dreams from My Father, Obama talks about having “a big yellow dog with a baleful howl” in his backyard. Recall that it was “away from the dinner table” that Obama … Continue readi...
Many of you may already be aware that Jim Treacher at The Daily Caller pried this little gem out of President Obama’s book, Dreams from my Father, about Obama’s consumption of dog meat while living as a child in Indonesia. Well, the story h...