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Barack Obama's 'A Promised Land' will appeal to realists more than idealists

Barack Obama's 'A Promised Land' will appeal to realists more than idealists

Reading this new memoir by the former US president feels like being transported back decades rather than a few years.

Read full article: Barack Obama's 'A Promised Land' will ap...→
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Barack Obama's memoir sells record 1.7 million copies in first week

Barack Obama's memoir sells record 1.7 million copies in first week

Former President Barack Obama's A Promised Land sold more than 1.7 million copies in North America in its first week, besting the book debuts of his wife Miche [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama's memoir sells record 1.7 m...→
Barack Obama backs Drake to play him in biopic

Barack Obama backs Drake to play him in biopic

‘That is a talented brother,’ said Obama. ‘So if the time comes, and he’s ready…’

Read full article: Barack Obama backs Drake to play him in ...→

Video: Trump standoff with Dems is compared to famous Bronx Tale scene | Daily Mail Online

Trump and Pence standoff with Democrats to the likes of Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton is compared to famous Bronx Tale bar fight s [...]

Read full article: Video: Trump standoff with Dems is compa...→
Who is Kehinde Wiley: Artist who painted Barack Obama portrait?

Who is Kehinde Wiley: Artist who painted Barack Obama portrait?

KEHINDE Wiley is a black artist who painted Barack Obama’s presidential portrait. The painting hangs at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery in Washington [...]

Read full article: Who is Kehinde Wiley: Artist who painted...→
Judge rejects Trump bid to throw out Pennsylvania ballots and slams lawsuit

Judge rejects Trump bid to throw out Pennsylvania ballots and slams lawsuit

A JUDGE appointed by Barack Obama has dismissed the Trump campaign’s bid to throw out millions of mail-in votes in Pennsylvania – and slammed the “meritless” l [...]

Read full article: Judge rejects Trump bid to throw out Pen...→
A Promised Land by Barack Obama, review — his disarmingly candid memoir

A Promised Land by Barack Obama, review — his disarmingly candid memoir

The name of Donald Trump does not appear until page 672 of Barack Obama’s mammoth new memoir, which charts the first three years of his historic presidency. Ye [...]

Read full article: A Promised Land by Barack Obama, review ...→
Barack Obama’s autobiography is a huge hit. But just imagine what Donald Trump’s will be like...

Barack Obama’s autobiography is a huge hit. But just imagine what Donald Trump’s will be like...

Critics have hailed A Promised Land as ‘elegant’ and ‘thoughtful’. But how might a memoir by the current president compare?

Read full article: Barack Obama’s autobiography is a huge h...→
Barack Obama reads an excerpt from his memoir – audio

Barack Obama reads an excerpt from his memoir – audio

The former US president recalls the excitement of the 2008 night he was elected, in a passage from A Promised Land

Read full article: Barack Obama reads an excerpt from his m...→
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Why fretting over the US-UK “special relationship” overlooks its reality

Why fretting over the US-UK “special relationship” overlooks its reality

Consider the bust. By the bust I am, of course, referring to the bust of Winston Churchill, which sat in the Oval Office until Barack Obama came into office an [...]

Read full article: Why fretting over the US-UK “special rel...→
Indian lawyer ‘sues’ Barack Obama for insulting leaders in memoir A Promised Land

Indian lawyer ‘sues’ Barack Obama for insulting leaders in memoir A Promised Land

Lawyer demands police investigate US president for insulting Indian politicians and ‘hurting the sentiments of their followers’

Read full article: Indian lawyer ‘sues’ Barack Obama for in...→
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 Barack Obama surprises YouTube music twins

Barack Obama surprises YouTube music twins

Fred and Tim Williams went viral for their reaction to the Phil Collins hit ‘In the Air Tonight’

Read full article: Barack Obama surprises YouTube music tw...→
Camera trickery behind Obama and Oprah's latest interview

Camera trickery behind Obama and Oprah's latest interview

Oprah Winfrey has revealed the extraordinary green screen technology behind her latest interview with President Barack Obama, which looked like it was filmed i [...]

Read full article: Camera trickery behind Obama and Oprah's...→
Barack Obama memoir on track to be best selling presidential memoir

Barack Obama memoir on track to be best selling presidential memoir

The former US president's "A Promised Land" sold nearly 890,000 copies in the US and Canada in its first 24 hours

Read full article: Barack Obama memoir on track to be best ...→
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Joe Biden 'bucked public mood over Bin Laden' as he told Obama to WAIT for deadly raid

Joe Biden 'bucked public mood over Bin Laden' as he told Obama to WAIT for deadly raid

JOE BIDEN "bucked the public mood" by telling Barack Obama the US should not raid a site where terrorist leader Osama bin Laden was, the ex-President's new boo [...]

Read full article: Joe Biden 'bucked public mood over Bin L...→
A Promised Land: What Obama thought of Gordon Brown and David Cameron

A Promised Land: What Obama thought of Gordon Brown and David Cameron

In his memoir "A Promised Land" released today, former US President Barack Obama reveals his impressions of “dour” Gordon Brown and the “studied informality” o [...]

Read full article: A Promised Land: What Obama thought of G...→

Video: Obama says Trump 'exceeded' his worst concerns for the Presidency | Daily Mail Online

Speaking to Stephen Colbert, President Barack Obama has said that Donald Trump's presidency has 'exceeded' his worst concerns he felt in 2016 about the future [...]

Read full article: Video: Obama says Trump 'exceeded' his w...→
Barack Obama says Donald Trump 'exceeded' his worst nightmares

Barack Obama says Donald Trump 'exceeded' his worst nightmares

Barack Obama has admitted that Donald Trump 'exceeded' his worst nightmares during an interview with Stephen Colbert on The Late Show.

Read full article: Barack Obama says Donald Trump 'exceeded...→
What US democracy can learn from ancient Greek philosophy

What US democracy can learn from ancient Greek philosophy

When president-elect Joe Biden addressed Americans on 7 November, many listened with palpable nostalgia and relief. Like Barack Obama before him, here was a po [...]

Read full article: What US democracy can learn from ancient...→
Obama brands Putin ‘ward boss’ with nukes as Russian leader fails to accept Biden as POTUS

Obama brands Putin ‘ward boss’ with nukes as Russian leader fails to accept Biden as POTUS

BARACK Obama has hit out a Russian leader Vladimir Putin in a tell-all new book, even as the Kremlin boss refuses to recognise Joe Biden as the US' election wi [...]

Read full article: Obama brands Putin ‘ward boss’ with nuke...→
Biden presidency: How much will Obama influence the new President?

Biden presidency: How much will Obama influence the new President?

JOE BIDEN is the new President-elect, expected to assume office officially in January 2021. But how much influence will Barack Obama have on the new president?

Read full article: Biden presidency: How much will Obama in...→
Barack Obama makes incendiary marriage confession – ‘I’m afraid of Michelle!’

Barack Obama makes incendiary marriage confession – ‘I’m afraid of Michelle!’

BARACK OBAMA admitted he's "afraid" of his wife Michelle and daughter Sasha during an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel live.

Read full article: Barack Obama makes incendiary marriage c...→
Barack Obama: cashing in and living it up with the rich

Barack Obama: cashing in and living it up with the rich

When it emerged that Barack Obama was pocketing six-figure sums as a trophy speaker after stepping down as American president, the host of the comedy news prog [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama: cashing in and living it u...→
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Barack Obama learnt that politics was about conveying messages through emotion o

Barack Obama learnt that politics was about conveying messages through emotion or rhetoric, rather than conducting public life as a seminar... Diary: Sarah San [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama learnt that politics was ab...→
Barack Obama’s new memoir will give his former deputy little comfort

Barack Obama’s new memoir will give his former deputy little comfort

The feverish obstructionism detailed in “A Promised Land” is likely to be repeated

Read full article: Barack Obama’s new memoir will give his ...→
  • #Barack Obama
A Promised Land by Barack Obama review — confessions of the patron saint of self-regard

A Promised Land by Barack Obama review — confessions of the patron saint of self-regard

Political memoirs usually involve a certain amount of heavy lifting by the author. Mindful of history’s fickle judgments, presidents and prime ministers typica [...]

Read full article: A Promised Land by Barack Obama review —...→
  • #Barack Obama
Barack Obama as Biden’s ambassador to the UK ‘won’t work’ with Netflix deal expert says

Barack Obama as Biden’s ambassador to the UK ‘won’t work’ with Netflix deal expert says

BARACK OBAMA has been tipped to be appointed as the ambassador to the UK when President-elect Joe Biden takes office but an expert has said the move is unlikel [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama as Biden’s ambassador to th...→
How Viktor Orbán’s deepening power in Hungary is breaking the EU

How Viktor Orbán’s deepening power in Hungary is breaking the EU

Earlier this month, Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party submitted a controversial set of amendments to the constitution. The proposed changes have two main strands: [...]

Read full article: How Viktor Orbán’s deepening power in Hu...→
Barack Obama breaks silence on moment Michelle broke royal protocol in front of the Queen

Barack Obama breaks silence on moment Michelle broke royal protocol in front of the Queen

BARACK OBAMA has spoken out about the time his wife, Michelle, breached royal rules during an event at Buckingham Palace.

Read full article: Barack Obama breaks silence on moment Mi...→
Barack Obama book - live reading: Highlights from former president’s tell-all autobiography A Promised Land

Barack Obama book - live reading: Highlights from former president’s tell-all autobiography A Promised Land

Affordable Care Act passes ... The House passed the Affordable Care Act on 21 March, 2010 in a 219-212 vote, with some Democrats voting against while the Obama [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama book - live reading: Highli...→
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Obama accuses GOP of creating 'sense that while males are victims'

Obama accuses GOP of creating 'sense that while males are victims'

Former President Barack Obama explained in an interview Wednesday with The Breakfast Club that what motivates people to vote is often about 'the stories that a [...]

Read full article: Obama accuses GOP of creating 'sense tha...→
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Why I broke up with Spotify

Why I broke up with Spotify

Even though I now access music via my phone, my old iPod Classic is one of my most treasured possessions. I got it as a teenager after years of listening to CD [...]

Read full article: Why I broke up with Spotify...→
A Promised Land by Barack Obama review – behind the power and the pomp

A Promised Land by Barack Obama review – behind the power and the pomp

America’s former commander-in-chief offers a poetic, introspective account of his childhood and first term in the White House

Read full article: A Promised Land by Barack Obama review –...→
  • #Barack Obama
Obama’s memoir stops short of revealing what he really thinks of Biden

Obama’s memoir stops short of revealing what he really thinks of Biden

If you’re looking for a deep insight into Barack Obama’s thoughts about Joe Biden, you’ll be disappointed. The book stops short of revealing how he really feel [...]

Read full article: Obama’s memoir stops short of revealing ...→
Piers Morgan tears into Barack Obama and lists his 'shocking' failures as US President

Piers Morgan tears into Barack Obama and lists his 'shocking' failures as US President

PIERS MORGAN has launched a stunning attack on the record of Barack Obama amid the release of his much-anticipated book.

Read full article: Piers Morgan tears into Barack Obama and...→
Barack Obama: ‘Donald Trump and I tell very different stories about America’

Barack Obama: ‘Donald Trump and I tell very different stories about America’

Four years after leaving office, he’s officially the world’s most admired man.But what is Obama’s legacy? The former president talks Trump, Biden and America’s [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama: ‘Donald Trump and I tell v...→
Obamas spark fury over Netflix sketch comedy series mocking Trump

Obamas spark fury over Netflix sketch comedy series mocking Trump

BARACK and Michelle Obama have sparked fury over a new Netflix comedy series loosely based on an anti-Trump book.

Read full article: Obamas spark fury over Netflix sketch co...→
Obama branded an 'ego maniac' after releasing 29-HOUR audiobook

Obama branded an 'ego maniac' after releasing 29-HOUR audiobook

BARACK Obama has been branded a “narcissist” and an “ego maniac” after he recorded an audiobook edition of his memoir stretching over 29 hours. The 44th US Pre [...]

Read full article: Obama branded an 'ego maniac' after rele...→
David Cameron SAVAGED by Barack Obama in scathing new memoir – ‘We butted heads'

David Cameron SAVAGED by Barack Obama in scathing new memoir – ‘We butted heads'

DAVID CAMERON came in for some sharp criticism in the recently released memoir of former US president Barack Obama.

Read full article: David Cameron SAVAGED by Barack Obama in...→
My boy Beau: Joe Biden on his son’s death, and how Obama helped him

My boy Beau: Joe Biden on his son’s death, and how Obama helped him

The president’s office rang right on schedule, the first day of April 2015, and I grabbed my notes and headed down the corridor to the Oval Office for my weekl [...]

Read full article: My boy Beau: Joe Biden on his son’s deat...→
Barack Obama: It will take more than one election to reverse US division

Barack Obama: It will take more than one election to reverse US division

Barack Obama has said it will take more than one election to reverse a culture of “crazy conspiracy theories” in US politics. The former president, 59, said th [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama: It will take more than one...→
What Barack Obama really thinks about Biden and Trump

What Barack Obama really thinks about Biden and Trump

Michelle’s controversial encounter with the Queen, the night they got Osama and what he really thinks of Joe Biden — it’s all in the former President’s hotly a [...]

Read full article: What Barack Obama really thinks about Bi...→
A Promised Land by Barack Obama review: a surprisingly sad, passive aggressive memoir

A Promised Land by Barack Obama review: a surprisingly sad, passive aggressive memoir

The former president cuts a world-weary, unforgiving and almost Partridge-like figure in his new autobiography

Read full article: A Promised Land by Barack Obama review: ...→
Barack Obama's 'A Promised Land' will appeal to realists more than idealists

Barack Obama's 'A Promised Land' will appeal to realists more than idealists

Reading this new memoir by the former US president feels like being transported back decades rather than a few years.

Read full article: Barack Obama's 'A Promised Land' will ap...→
  • #Barack Obama
Barack Obama says Donald Trump 'exceeded' his worst nightmares

Barack Obama says Donald Trump 'exceeded' his worst nightmares

Barack Obama has admitted that Donald Trump 'exceeded' his worst nightmares during an interview with Stephen Colbert on The Late Show.

Read full article: Barack Obama says Donald Trump 'exceeded...→
Barack Obama backs Drake to play him in biopic

Barack Obama backs Drake to play him in biopic

‘That is a talented brother,’ said Obama. ‘So if the time comes, and he’s ready…’

Read full article: Barack Obama backs Drake to play him in ...→
Why I broke up with Spotify

Why I broke up with Spotify

Even though I now access music via my phone, my old iPod Classic is one of my most treasured possessions. I got it as a teenager after years of listening to CD [...]

Read full article: Why I broke up with Spotify...→

Video: Trump standoff with Dems is compared to famous Bronx Tale scene | Daily Mail Online

Trump and Pence standoff with Democrats to the likes of Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton is compared to famous Bronx Tale bar fight s [...]

Read full article: Video: Trump standoff with Dems is compa...→
Biden presidency: How much will Obama influence the new President?

Biden presidency: How much will Obama influence the new President?

JOE BIDEN is the new President-elect, expected to assume office officially in January 2021. But how much influence will Barack Obama have on the new president?

Read full article: Biden presidency: How much will Obama in...→
Judge rejects Trump bid to throw out Pennsylvania ballots and slams lawsuit

Judge rejects Trump bid to throw out Pennsylvania ballots and slams lawsuit

A JUDGE appointed by Barack Obama has dismissed the Trump campaign’s bid to throw out millions of mail-in votes in Pennsylvania – and slammed the “meritless” l [...]

Read full article: Judge rejects Trump bid to throw out Pen...→
Obama’s memoir stops short of revealing what he really thinks of Biden

Obama’s memoir stops short of revealing what he really thinks of Biden

If you’re looking for a deep insight into Barack Obama’s thoughts about Joe Biden, you’ll be disappointed. The book stops short of revealing how he really feel [...]

Read full article: Obama’s memoir stops short of revealing ...→
Barack Obama: cashing in and living it up with the rich

Barack Obama: cashing in and living it up with the rich

When it emerged that Barack Obama was pocketing six-figure sums as a trophy speaker after stepping down as American president, the host of the comedy news prog [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama: cashing in and living it u...→
  • #Barack Obama
Barack Obama’s autobiography is a huge hit. But just imagine what Donald Trump’s will be like...

Barack Obama’s autobiography is a huge hit. But just imagine what Donald Trump’s will be like...

Critics have hailed A Promised Land as ‘elegant’ and ‘thoughtful’. But how might a memoir by the current president compare?

Read full article: Barack Obama’s autobiography is a huge h...→
Barack Obama: ‘Donald Trump and I tell very different stories about America’

Barack Obama: ‘Donald Trump and I tell very different stories about America’

Four years after leaving office, he’s officially the world’s most admired man.But what is Obama’s legacy? The former president talks Trump, Biden and America’s [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama: ‘Donald Trump and I tell v...→
Barack Obama’s new memoir will give his former deputy little comfort

Barack Obama’s new memoir will give his former deputy little comfort

The feverish obstructionism detailed in “A Promised Land” is likely to be repeated

Read full article: Barack Obama’s new memoir will give his ...→
  • #Barack Obama
Why fretting over the US-UK “special relationship” overlooks its reality

Why fretting over the US-UK “special relationship” overlooks its reality

Consider the bust. By the bust I am, of course, referring to the bust of Winston Churchill, which sat in the Oval Office until Barack Obama came into office an [...]

Read full article: Why fretting over the US-UK “special rel...→
Obama branded an 'ego maniac' after releasing 29-HOUR audiobook

Obama branded an 'ego maniac' after releasing 29-HOUR audiobook

BARACK Obama has been branded a “narcissist” and an “ego maniac” after he recorded an audiobook edition of his memoir stretching over 29 hours. The 44th US Pre [...]

Read full article: Obama branded an 'ego maniac' after rele...→
Barack Obama as Biden’s ambassador to the UK ‘won’t work’ with Netflix deal expert says

Barack Obama as Biden’s ambassador to the UK ‘won’t work’ with Netflix deal expert says

BARACK OBAMA has been tipped to be appointed as the ambassador to the UK when President-elect Joe Biden takes office but an expert has said the move is unlikel [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama as Biden’s ambassador to th...→
 Barack Obama surprises YouTube music twins

Barack Obama surprises YouTube music twins

Fred and Tim Williams went viral for their reaction to the Phil Collins hit ‘In the Air Tonight’

Read full article: Barack Obama surprises YouTube music tw...→
My boy Beau: Joe Biden on his son’s death, and how Obama helped him

My boy Beau: Joe Biden on his son’s death, and how Obama helped him

The president’s office rang right on schedule, the first day of April 2015, and I grabbed my notes and headed down the corridor to the Oval Office for my weekl [...]

Read full article: My boy Beau: Joe Biden on his son’s deat...→
Barack Obama memoir on track to be best selling presidential memoir

Barack Obama memoir on track to be best selling presidential memoir

The former US president's "A Promised Land" sold nearly 890,000 copies in the US and Canada in its first 24 hours

Read full article: Barack Obama memoir on track to be best ...→
  • #Barack Obama
What Barack Obama really thinks about Biden and Trump

What Barack Obama really thinks about Biden and Trump

Michelle’s controversial encounter with the Queen, the night they got Osama and what he really thinks of Joe Biden — it’s all in the former President’s hotly a [...]

Read full article: What Barack Obama really thinks about Bi...→
Barack Obama book - live reading: Highlights from former president’s tell-all autobiography A Promised Land

Barack Obama book - live reading: Highlights from former president’s tell-all autobiography A Promised Land

Affordable Care Act passes ... The House passed the Affordable Care Act on 21 March, 2010 in a 219-212 vote, with some Democrats voting against while the Obama [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama book - live reading: Highli...→
  • #Barack Obama
A Promised Land: What Obama thought of Gordon Brown and David Cameron

A Promised Land: What Obama thought of Gordon Brown and David Cameron

In his memoir "A Promised Land" released today, former US President Barack Obama reveals his impressions of “dour” Gordon Brown and the “studied informality” o [...]

Read full article: A Promised Land: What Obama thought of G...→

Video: Obama says Trump 'exceeded' his worst concerns for the Presidency | Daily Mail Online

Speaking to Stephen Colbert, President Barack Obama has said that Donald Trump's presidency has 'exceeded' his worst concerns he felt in 2016 about the future [...]

Read full article: Video: Obama says Trump 'exceeded' his w...→
Barack Obama's memoir sells record 1.7 million copies in first week

Barack Obama's memoir sells record 1.7 million copies in first week

Former President Barack Obama's A Promised Land sold more than 1.7 million copies in North America in its first week, besting the book debuts of his wife Miche [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama's memoir sells record 1.7 m...→
Obama accuses GOP of creating 'sense that while males are victims'

Obama accuses GOP of creating 'sense that while males are victims'

Former President Barack Obama explained in an interview Wednesday with The Breakfast Club that what motivates people to vote is often about 'the stories that a [...]

Read full article: Obama accuses GOP of creating 'sense tha...→
  • #Barack Obama
What US democracy can learn from ancient Greek philosophy

What US democracy can learn from ancient Greek philosophy

When president-elect Joe Biden addressed Americans on 7 November, many listened with palpable nostalgia and relief. Like Barack Obama before him, here was a po [...]

Read full article: What US democracy can learn from ancient...→
Obama brands Putin ‘ward boss’ with nukes as Russian leader fails to accept Biden as POTUS

Obama brands Putin ‘ward boss’ with nukes as Russian leader fails to accept Biden as POTUS

BARACK Obama has hit out a Russian leader Vladimir Putin in a tell-all new book, even as the Kremlin boss refuses to recognise Joe Biden as the US' election wi [...]

Read full article: Obama brands Putin ‘ward boss’ with nuke...→
Who is Kehinde Wiley: Artist who painted Barack Obama portrait?

Who is Kehinde Wiley: Artist who painted Barack Obama portrait?

KEHINDE Wiley is a black artist who painted Barack Obama’s presidential portrait. The painting hangs at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery in Washington [...]

Read full article: Who is Kehinde Wiley: Artist who painted...→
A Promised Land by Barack Obama review – behind the power and the pomp

A Promised Land by Barack Obama review – behind the power and the pomp

America’s former commander-in-chief offers a poetic, introspective account of his childhood and first term in the White House

Read full article: A Promised Land by Barack Obama review –...→
  • #Barack Obama
Barack Obama makes incendiary marriage confession – ‘I’m afraid of Michelle!’

Barack Obama makes incendiary marriage confession – ‘I’m afraid of Michelle!’

BARACK OBAMA admitted he's "afraid" of his wife Michelle and daughter Sasha during an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel live.

Read full article: Barack Obama makes incendiary marriage c...→
A Promised Land by Barack Obama, review — his disarmingly candid memoir

A Promised Land by Barack Obama, review — his disarmingly candid memoir

The name of Donald Trump does not appear until page 672 of Barack Obama’s mammoth new memoir, which charts the first three years of his historic presidency. Ye [...]

Read full article: A Promised Land by Barack Obama, review ...→
Piers Morgan tears into Barack Obama and lists his 'shocking' failures as US President

Piers Morgan tears into Barack Obama and lists his 'shocking' failures as US President

PIERS MORGAN has launched a stunning attack on the record of Barack Obama amid the release of his much-anticipated book.

Read full article: Piers Morgan tears into Barack Obama and...→

Barack Obama learnt that politics was about conveying messages through emotion o

Barack Obama learnt that politics was about conveying messages through emotion or rhetoric, rather than conducting public life as a seminar... Diary: Sarah San [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama learnt that politics was ab...→
Barack Obama reads an excerpt from his memoir – audio

Barack Obama reads an excerpt from his memoir – audio

The former US president recalls the excitement of the 2008 night he was elected, in a passage from A Promised Land

Read full article: Barack Obama reads an excerpt from his m...→
  • #Barack Obama
Obamas spark fury over Netflix sketch comedy series mocking Trump

Obamas spark fury over Netflix sketch comedy series mocking Trump

BARACK and Michelle Obama have sparked fury over a new Netflix comedy series loosely based on an anti-Trump book.

Read full article: Obamas spark fury over Netflix sketch co...→
A Promised Land by Barack Obama review — confessions of the patron saint of self-regard

A Promised Land by Barack Obama review — confessions of the patron saint of self-regard

Political memoirs usually involve a certain amount of heavy lifting by the author. Mindful of history’s fickle judgments, presidents and prime ministers typica [...]

Read full article: A Promised Land by Barack Obama review —...→
  • #Barack Obama
Indian lawyer ‘sues’ Barack Obama for insulting leaders in memoir A Promised Land

Indian lawyer ‘sues’ Barack Obama for insulting leaders in memoir A Promised Land

Lawyer demands police investigate US president for insulting Indian politicians and ‘hurting the sentiments of their followers’

Read full article: Indian lawyer ‘sues’ Barack Obama for in...→
  • #Barack Obama
David Cameron SAVAGED by Barack Obama in scathing new memoir – ‘We butted heads'

David Cameron SAVAGED by Barack Obama in scathing new memoir – ‘We butted heads'

DAVID CAMERON came in for some sharp criticism in the recently released memoir of former US president Barack Obama.

Read full article: David Cameron SAVAGED by Barack Obama in...→
How Viktor Orbán’s deepening power in Hungary is breaking the EU

How Viktor Orbán’s deepening power in Hungary is breaking the EU

Earlier this month, Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party submitted a controversial set of amendments to the constitution. The proposed changes have two main strands: [...]

Read full article: How Viktor Orbán’s deepening power in Hu...→
Camera trickery behind Obama and Oprah's latest interview

Camera trickery behind Obama and Oprah's latest interview

Oprah Winfrey has revealed the extraordinary green screen technology behind her latest interview with President Barack Obama, which looked like it was filmed i [...]

Read full article: Camera trickery behind Obama and Oprah's...→
Barack Obama: It will take more than one election to reverse US division

Barack Obama: It will take more than one election to reverse US division

Barack Obama has said it will take more than one election to reverse a culture of “crazy conspiracy theories” in US politics. The former president, 59, said th [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama: It will take more than one...→
Barack Obama breaks silence on moment Michelle broke royal protocol in front of the Queen

Barack Obama breaks silence on moment Michelle broke royal protocol in front of the Queen

BARACK OBAMA has spoken out about the time his wife, Michelle, breached royal rules during an event at Buckingham Palace.

Read full article: Barack Obama breaks silence on moment Mi...→
Joe Biden 'bucked public mood over Bin Laden' as he told Obama to WAIT for deadly raid

Joe Biden 'bucked public mood over Bin Laden' as he told Obama to WAIT for deadly raid

JOE BIDEN "bucked the public mood" by telling Barack Obama the US should not raid a site where terrorist leader Osama bin Laden was, the ex-President's new boo [...]

Read full article: Joe Biden 'bucked public mood over Bin L...→
A Promised Land by Barack Obama review: a surprisingly sad, passive aggressive memoir

A Promised Land by Barack Obama review: a surprisingly sad, passive aggressive memoir

The former president cuts a world-weary, unforgiving and almost Partridge-like figure in his new autobiography

Read full article: A Promised Land by Barack Obama review: ...→
Barack Obama's 'A Promised Land' will appeal to realists more than idealists

Barack Obama's 'A Promised Land' will appeal to realists more than idealists

Reading this new memoir by the former US president feels like being transported back decades rather than a few years.

Read full article: Barack Obama's 'A Promised Land' will ap...→
  • #Barack Obama

Video: Obama says Trump 'exceeded' his worst concerns for the Presidency | Daily Mail Online

Speaking to Stephen Colbert, President Barack Obama has said that Donald Trump's presidency has 'exceeded' his worst concerns he felt in 2016 about the future [...]

Read full article: Video: Obama says Trump 'exceeded' his w...→
Barack Obama's memoir sells record 1.7 million copies in first week

Barack Obama's memoir sells record 1.7 million copies in first week

Former President Barack Obama's A Promised Land sold more than 1.7 million copies in North America in its first week, besting the book debuts of his wife Miche [...]

Read full article: Barack Obama's memoir sells record 1.7 m...→
Barack Obama says Donald Trump 'exceeded' his worst nightmares

Barack Obama says Donald Trump 'exceeded' his worst nightmares

Barack Obama has admitted that Donald Trump 'exceeded' his worst nightmares during an interview with Stephen Colbert on The Late Show.

Read full article: Barack Obama says Donald Trump 'exceeded...→
Obama accuses GOP of creating 'sense that while males are victims'

Obama accuses GOP of creating 'sense that while males are victims'

Former President Barack Obama explained in an interview Wednesday with The Breakfast Club that what motivates people to vote is often about 'the stories that a [...]

Read full article: Obama accuses GOP of creating 'sense tha...→
  • #Barack Obama
Barack Obama backs Drake to play him in biopic

Barack Obama backs Drake to play him in biopic

‘That is a talented brother,’ said Obama. ‘So if the time comes, and he’s ready…’

Read full article: Barack Obama backs Drake to play him in ...→
What US democracy can learn from ancient Greek philosophy

What US democracy can learn from ancient Greek philosophy

When president-elect Joe Biden addressed Americans on 7 November, many listened with palpable nostalgia and relief. Like Barack Obama before him, here was a po [...]

Read full article: What US democracy can learn from ancient...→
Why I broke up with Spotify

Why I broke up with Spotify

Even though I now access music via my phone, my old iPod Classic is one of my most treasured possessions. I got it as a teenager after years of listening to CD [...]

Read full article: Why I broke up with Spotify...→

Video: Trump standoff with Dems is compared to famous Bronx Tale scene | Daily Mail Online

Trump and Pence standoff with Democrats to the likes of Joe Biden, Kamala Harris, Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton is compared to famous Bronx Tale bar fight s [...]

Read full article: Video: Trump standoff with Dems is compa...→
Obama brands Putin ‘ward boss’ with nukes as Russian leader fails to accept Biden as POTUS

Obama brands Putin ‘ward boss’ with nukes as Russian leader fails to accept Biden as POTUS

BARACK Obama has hit out a Russian leader Vladimir Putin in a tell-all new book, even as the Kremlin boss refuses to recognise Joe Biden as the US' election wi [...]

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Who is Kehinde Wiley: Artist who painted Barack Obama portrait?

Who is Kehinde Wiley: Artist who painted Barack Obama portrait?

KEHINDE Wiley is a black artist who painted Barack Obama’s presidential portrait. The painting hangs at the Smithsonian National Portrait Gallery in Washington [...]

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Biden presidency: How much will Obama influence the new President?

Biden presidency: How much will Obama influence the new President?

JOE BIDEN is the new President-elect, expected to assume office officially in January 2021. But how much influence will Barack Obama have on the new president?

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A Promised Land by Barack Obama review – behind the power and the pomp

A Promised Land by Barack Obama review – behind the power and the pomp

America’s former commander-in-chief offers a poetic, introspective account of his childhood and first term in the White House

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Judge rejects Trump bid to throw out Pennsylvania ballots and slams lawsuit

Judge rejects Trump bid to throw out Pennsylvania ballots and slams lawsuit

A JUDGE appointed by Barack Obama has dismissed the Trump campaign’s bid to throw out millions of mail-in votes in Pennsylvania – and slammed the “meritless” l [...]

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Barack Obama makes incendiary marriage confession – ‘I’m afraid of Michelle!’

Barack Obama makes incendiary marriage confession – ‘I’m afraid of Michelle!’

BARACK OBAMA admitted he's "afraid" of his wife Michelle and daughter Sasha during an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel live.

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Obama’s memoir stops short of revealing what he really thinks of Biden

Obama’s memoir stops short of revealing what he really thinks of Biden

If you’re looking for a deep insight into Barack Obama’s thoughts about Joe Biden, you’ll be disappointed. The book stops short of revealing how he really feel [...]

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A Promised Land by Barack Obama, review — his disarmingly candid memoir

A Promised Land by Barack Obama, review — his disarmingly candid memoir

The name of Donald Trump does not appear until page 672 of Barack Obama’s mammoth new memoir, which charts the first three years of his historic presidency. Ye [...]

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Barack Obama: cashing in and living it up with the rich

Barack Obama: cashing in and living it up with the rich

When it emerged that Barack Obama was pocketing six-figure sums as a trophy speaker after stepping down as American president, the host of the comedy news prog [...]

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Piers Morgan tears into Barack Obama and lists his 'shocking' failures as US President

Piers Morgan tears into Barack Obama and lists his 'shocking' failures as US President

PIERS MORGAN has launched a stunning attack on the record of Barack Obama amid the release of his much-anticipated book.

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Barack Obama’s autobiography is a huge hit. But just imagine what Donald Trump’s will be like...

Barack Obama’s autobiography is a huge hit. But just imagine what Donald Trump’s will be like...

Critics have hailed A Promised Land as ‘elegant’ and ‘thoughtful’. But how might a memoir by the current president compare?

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Barack Obama learnt that politics was about conveying messages through emotion o

Barack Obama learnt that politics was about conveying messages through emotion or rhetoric, rather than conducting public life as a seminar... Diary: Sarah San [...]

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Barack Obama: ‘Donald Trump and I tell very different stories about America’

Barack Obama: ‘Donald Trump and I tell very different stories about America’

Four years after leaving office, he’s officially the world’s most admired man.But what is Obama’s legacy? The former president talks Trump, Biden and America’s [...]

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Barack Obama reads an excerpt from his memoir – audio

Barack Obama reads an excerpt from his memoir – audio

The former US president recalls the excitement of the 2008 night he was elected, in a passage from A Promised Land

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Barack Obama’s new memoir will give his former deputy little comfort

Barack Obama’s new memoir will give his former deputy little comfort

The feverish obstructionism detailed in “A Promised Land” is likely to be repeated

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Obamas spark fury over Netflix sketch comedy series mocking Trump

Obamas spark fury over Netflix sketch comedy series mocking Trump

BARACK and Michelle Obama have sparked fury over a new Netflix comedy series loosely based on an anti-Trump book.

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Why fretting over the US-UK “special relationship” overlooks its reality

Why fretting over the US-UK “special relationship” overlooks its reality

Consider the bust. By the bust I am, of course, referring to the bust of Winston Churchill, which sat in the Oval Office until Barack Obama came into office an [...]

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A Promised Land by Barack Obama review — confessions of the patron saint of self-regard

A Promised Land by Barack Obama review — confessions of the patron saint of self-regard

Political memoirs usually involve a certain amount of heavy lifting by the author. Mindful of history’s fickle judgments, presidents and prime ministers typica [...]

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Obama branded an 'ego maniac' after releasing 29-HOUR audiobook

Obama branded an 'ego maniac' after releasing 29-HOUR audiobook

BARACK Obama has been branded a “narcissist” and an “ego maniac” after he recorded an audiobook edition of his memoir stretching over 29 hours. The 44th US Pre [...]

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Indian lawyer ‘sues’ Barack Obama for insulting leaders in memoir A Promised Land

Indian lawyer ‘sues’ Barack Obama for insulting leaders in memoir A Promised Land

Lawyer demands police investigate US president for insulting Indian politicians and ‘hurting the sentiments of their followers’

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Barack Obama as Biden’s ambassador to the UK ‘won’t work’ with Netflix deal expert says

Barack Obama as Biden’s ambassador to the UK ‘won’t work’ with Netflix deal expert says

BARACK OBAMA has been tipped to be appointed as the ambassador to the UK when President-elect Joe Biden takes office but an expert has said the move is unlikel [...]

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David Cameron SAVAGED by Barack Obama in scathing new memoir – ‘We butted heads'

David Cameron SAVAGED by Barack Obama in scathing new memoir – ‘We butted heads'

DAVID CAMERON came in for some sharp criticism in the recently released memoir of former US president Barack Obama.

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 Barack Obama surprises YouTube music twins

Barack Obama surprises YouTube music twins

Fred and Tim Williams went viral for their reaction to the Phil Collins hit ‘In the Air Tonight’

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How Viktor Orbán’s deepening power in Hungary is breaking the EU

How Viktor Orbán’s deepening power in Hungary is breaking the EU

Earlier this month, Hungary’s ruling Fidesz party submitted a controversial set of amendments to the constitution. The proposed changes have two main strands: [...]

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My boy Beau: Joe Biden on his son’s death, and how Obama helped him

My boy Beau: Joe Biden on his son’s death, and how Obama helped him

The president’s office rang right on schedule, the first day of April 2015, and I grabbed my notes and headed down the corridor to the Oval Office for my weekl [...]

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Camera trickery behind Obama and Oprah's latest interview

Camera trickery behind Obama and Oprah's latest interview

Oprah Winfrey has revealed the extraordinary green screen technology behind her latest interview with President Barack Obama, which looked like it was filmed i [...]

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Barack Obama: It will take more than one election to reverse US division

Barack Obama: It will take more than one election to reverse US division

Barack Obama has said it will take more than one election to reverse a culture of “crazy conspiracy theories” in US politics. The former president, 59, said th [...]

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Barack Obama memoir on track to be best selling presidential memoir

Barack Obama memoir on track to be best selling presidential memoir

The former US president's "A Promised Land" sold nearly 890,000 copies in the US and Canada in its first 24 hours

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Barack Obama breaks silence on moment Michelle broke royal protocol in front of the Queen

Barack Obama breaks silence on moment Michelle broke royal protocol in front of the Queen

BARACK OBAMA has spoken out about the time his wife, Michelle, breached royal rules during an event at Buckingham Palace.

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What Barack Obama really thinks about Biden and Trump

What Barack Obama really thinks about Biden and Trump

Michelle’s controversial encounter with the Queen, the night they got Osama and what he really thinks of Joe Biden — it’s all in the former President’s hotly a [...]

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Joe Biden 'bucked public mood over Bin Laden' as he told Obama to WAIT for deadly raid

Joe Biden 'bucked public mood over Bin Laden' as he told Obama to WAIT for deadly raid

JOE BIDEN "bucked the public mood" by telling Barack Obama the US should not raid a site where terrorist leader Osama bin Laden was, the ex-President's new boo [...]

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Barack Obama book - live reading: Highlights from former president’s tell-all autobiography A Promised Land

Barack Obama book - live reading: Highlights from former president’s tell-all autobiography A Promised Land

Affordable Care Act passes ... The House passed the Affordable Care Act on 21 March, 2010 in a 219-212 vote, with some Democrats voting against while the Obama [...]

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A Promised Land by Barack Obama review: a surprisingly sad, passive aggressive memoir

A Promised Land by Barack Obama review: a surprisingly sad, passive aggressive memoir

The former president cuts a world-weary, unforgiving and almost Partridge-like figure in his new autobiography

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A Promised Land: What Obama thought of Gordon Brown and David Cameron

A Promised Land: What Obama thought of Gordon Brown and David Cameron

In his memoir "A Promised Land" released today, former US President Barack Obama reveals his impressions of “dour” Gordon Brown and the “studied informality” o [...]

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