But what we really need to ask him about is Left 4 Dead 3. President and co-founder of Valve, Gabe Newell, will be doing a Reddit AMA tomorrow, January 17. I hope he’s prepared for an avalanche of questions, because the community is pretty psyched. Just over a week ago, a source at Valve told […]
Since 1993, successive U.S. Presidents have proclaimed January 16 as National Religious Freedom Day.
While there were reports that a Trump visit to the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture was cancelled due to scheduling conflicts, Sean Spicer told Fox News that the president elect had never been scheduled to be in Washington, DC on Monday in the first place.
With President Obama set to leave office in a few days, the Chicago Cubs are visiting the White House on Monday, becoming the last championship team to be feted during his administration. This one, of course, is special for another reason. Obama is a Chicagoan and the Cubs did something truly special last October, ending a […]
Kyrgyz President Almazbek Atambayev said Tuesday would be a national day of mourning.
A week from being sworn in as the 45th President of the United States and days before the federal holiday commemorating Martin Luther King Jr., Donald J. Trump took umbrage with criticism levied by Georgia congressman John Lewis, who questioned the legitimacy of Trump’s election, what with the steady drip of reports about Russian hacking and all.
This is the season to discuss President Obama’s legacy. After all, he is the first black president set to leave the Oval Office this week that begins with Martin Luther King Day and ends with Inauguration Day for his replacement. Perhaps history will always remember him as the likeable man with a likeable family that [...]
On the somewhat deceptively titled “High For Hours”, J. Cole addresses a number of social issues and relates his story of meeting president Obama. It’s a timely drop, this being MLK Day and all. Produced by Elite and Cam O’bi. Listen below. Previously: J. Cole – 4 Your Eyez Only (Album Stream)
Moving day is usually hectic, but for White House staff charged with seeing off the departing president and welcoming the next, it has been called as "organized chaos." According to CNN, after the Obamas leave the building on January 20 at 10:30 am, nearly 100 employees will spend six intense hours preparing the 132-room landmark for the Trumps. Show More Summary
President Obama’s Last MLK Day Today January 16, 2017, marks President Barack Obama’s last Martin Luther King Day as Commander in Chief. The President has a busy schedule today that includes a White House visit from the World Series Champs,
“I think everybody has to acknowledge: Don’t underestimate the guy, because he’s going to be 45th president of the United States. The one thing I’ve said to him directly, and I would advise my Republican friends in Congress and supporters [...]
“Thanks Obama” Will Celebrate POTUS’s Legacy With Art, Performances & Standing Ovation Ordinary citizens are rallying to give America’s first black president a rousing sendoff. A “Thanks Obama” celebration will be held Jan. 19 – the last official day in
“Not since Lincoln has there been a president fundamentally shaped — in his life, convictions and outlook on the world — by reading and writing as Barack Obama,” the New York Times reports. “Last Friday, seven days before his departure [...]
If this had been a leftist, this issue would have been front and center in the media every single day. One of the things that President-elect Trump does not get
You don't need me to remind you of the bitter irony. Today we mark the life and work of Martin Luther King Jr. At the end of the week we say goodbye to the first African American president and watch him be replaced with the most avowedly...Show More Summary
ROSS KAMINSKY: Today’s Blood Libel: A Democrat Specialty. This race libel has been on full dismal display in recent days from the venomous President Barack Obama, the venerable Representative John Lewis, and the venal Senator Cory Booker. In his not-a-moment-too-soon “farewell address,” following a remarkably out-of-touch call for economic growth through — wait for it […]
"I think he has a pretty good handle on what he wants to achieve, but his presidency will be tested."
Dr. King would be 88 on his birthday Sunday. Just imagine that. Now imagine him responding to the inauguration of Donald Trump. Only thing scarier than “President Trump”? President Trump with the White House press corps held at some distance. ORGANIZING to...Read more
MAD DUCK: With days left in office, President Obama ushers in dozens of policies. In the final days before President Obama leaves office, administration officials are rushing to complete dozens of tasks that will affect millions of lives and solidify the president’s imprint on history. But in many cases, their permanence is uncertain, and President-elect […]