Tagged: President Barack Obama


President Obama speaks at the NMAAHC Opening

President Barack Obama, speaking at the opening of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, “We’re not a burden on America, or a stain on America, or an object of pity or charity for America. We’re America. And that’s what this museum explains, the fact that our stories have shaped every corner of our culture.”


LLAP: Nichols/Obama

I’ve been a bit paralyzed by writer’s block for a while, and while this post doesn’t have a lot of content, it was too good not to be shared. Last night on twitter, Nichelle Nichols sent out a few cryptic...


video: Obama/It Gets Better

Following Secretary of State Hillary Clinton’s Message to LGBT Youth comes one from President Obama* [transcript]: While I’m glad this is getting a lot of national attention now, I agree with critics of the MSM who decry the particularly bright...


news: he said what?

The tongue of the wise useth knowledge aright: but the mouth of fools poureth out foolishness. — Proverbs 15:2 Likely the only scripture this blog will see this year, but it’s the only thing that came to mind after reading...


in DC: Snowpocalypse!

So, it’s finally here. The big one. Woo. Hoo. That was snapped at 5:45 this morning. Michael and I were kinda skeptical about the snow last night and I woke up thinking “Oh there won’t be any big deal!” By...


politics: they didn’t pay what?

While I’m sure that photo wasn’t taken specifically in response to the recent withdrawn nominees, it still looks like an apt reflection of how he must be feeling. At least, as a quirk of fate, Daschle’s withdrawal took place on...


Yes We Can? YES WE DID.

I’m pretty much overwhelmed right now. Horns are honking, people in my building are screaming, people outside are cheering, fireworks are going off. I’m getting dressed to meet Kyle and go out and do.. SOMETHING… as soon as I stop...