Barack O’bama

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Chris Cornell Adds Show Opening For Obama, Cancels Gig At Jay-Z’s Made In America

Chris Cornell has shuffled his weekend schedule around a bit. Yesterday he announced that he would be “opening” for Barack Obama, along with indie rock band The National, this Saturday at one of the President’s campaign stops in Des Moines, Iowa. Later in the day, he posted a message on his saying that he had to cancel his appearance at Jay-Z’s Made In America Festival this Sunday due to “scheduling conflicts.”

08/29/2012

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How Buddy Guy Got Obama Onstage To Sing ‘Sweet Home Chicago’ (VIDEO)

On February 21, Buddy Guy was part of a group of musicians who performed at the White House as part of a salute to blues music. While Mick Jagger passed the mic off to Obama that night, it was Guy who convinced the president to perform with the group for “Sweet Home Chicago.”

07/23/2012

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Why Video of President Obama’s ‘Let’s Stay Together’ Cover Got Pulled

President Obama famously sang a few lines of Al Green’s “Let’s Stay Together” at a January fundraising event – a cover heard ’round the world, thanks to the power of YouTube. However, music rights management company BMG isn’t exactly pleased with the viral footage of Obama’s “Let’s Stay Together,” a song they own.

07/19/2012

What President Barack Obama Should Be Serving At Tonight’s White House Picnic

DC is where it’s at. While President Barack Obama and the first lady have the members of Congress over to the White House for a picnic this evening, we’ll just have to sit and wonder […]

06/15/2011

Sonic Boom! (Nearly Crapped Myself!)

Today was both an exciting, yet terrifying day in Seattle with president Barack Obama in town. Obama came to our fair pacific northwest abode to promote senator Patty Murray, and visit some local business’s in […]

08/18/2010

Obama and Leno Yuck it up…

At the annual White House Correspondents’ Association dinner this weekend in DC, Comedian Jay Leno opened the show and joked about the news coverage of President Barack Obama.

05/03/2010

Obama Made How Much?!?!?!

  The president’s tax return shows he made a mere $5.5 million last year, mostly on book sales. The more you make, the more you pay, that’s how it works. Obama’s total tax bill was just […]

04/15/2010

Barack O’Bama – as Irish as they get…

Happy St. Patrick’s Day – The Corrigan Brothers sing an ode to their favorite countryman.

03/17/2010

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