Thanks, Obama! Americans can buy Cuban cigars and rum legally again

Americans making travel plans to Cuba may want to make room for some extra souvenirs to bring home through customs. Starting today, Americans traveling to Cuba will now be legally allowed to bring home Cuban cigars and rum. President Barack Obama has lifted the restrictions on Cuban rum and cigars, which will go into effect starting Monday. Those traveling to Cuba will be allowed...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Obama cracks Phil Kessel joke during Pens' White House visit

Pittsburgh Penguins forward Phil Kessel has been the subject of criticism for a variety of reasons throughout his impressive NHL career, mostly from his time in Boston and Toronto. But his first season with the Penguins couldn’t have ended any better. He played a crucial role in the Pens winning their fourth Stanley Cup championship in franchise history back in June. Kessel...
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Barack Obama flip-flops his Chicago allegiance by pulling for Cubs in playoffs

President Barack Obama is a proud fan of the Chicago White Sox and is loyal to the Chicago sports scene. However, he has taken on the fandom of the White Sox, which is supposed to prohibit one from being capable of rooting for the crosstown Chicago Cubs. With the White Sox out of the mix, Obama is hopping on the Cubs bandwagon this postseason. “Well, the president is a loyal...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

President Obama cracks Carson Wentz joke in Philly

Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton took a break from campaigning Tuesday while she recovers from pneumonia. In the meantime, President Barack Obama decided to lend a helping hand and go on the campaign trail, and that included a stop in Philadelphia on Tuesday. Speaking to a large crowd of Philadelphia Eagles fans gave the 44th president a gateway to make a quip...
September 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Spurs' Tim Duncan says no to Olympic invite from President Obama

Most people would jump at the opportunity to hop on Air Force One for an international flight to attend the Olympics with the President of the United States. Tim Duncan, however, is a rare breed. In an interview with Sports Illustrated, Bruce Bowen said his former San Antonio Spurs teammate turned down an invitation from President Barack Obama to join him on a trip to the Olympics...
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August 13, 2016  |  Discuss

WATCH: President Obama well wishes Team USA before Olympic Games

President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama took time out of their busy schedules to send a message to Team USA ahead of the Rio Olympics. Here’s the video of their message. "Bring home the gold for the Red, White, and Blue" —@POTUS wishing @TeamUSA luck ahead of the #OpeningCeremony — The White House (@WhiteHouse) August 5, 2016 Indeed...
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August 06, 2016  |  Discuss

ESPN to broadcast USMNT’s second game in Cuba since 1947

For just the second time in 69 years, the United States men’s soccer team is set to play against the Cuba national team in Havana on Friday, October 7. ESPN will broadcast the game and a game time is yet to be determined. This game will come in between a rather crucial set of World Cup Qualifiers. The USMNT is due to play qualifying games against Saint Vincent and the Grenadines...
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July 02, 2016  |  Discuss

President Obama tells Tyronn Lue to have J.R. Smith put a shirt on

J.R. Smith’s shirtlessness has been a big topic on conversation recently, and it’s gotten so big that Barack Obama, the most powerful man on the planet, is now taking notice. President Obama called Cleveland Cavaliers’ head coach Tyronn Lue to congratulate him on coaching his team to victory and ending Cleveland’s title drought, but he added a message for the team’s colorful...
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June 23, 2016  |  Discuss

President Barack Obama has ‘discussed’ owning NBA team

As his tenure as the 43rd President of the United States of America nears its end, Barack Obama is setting his eyes on another big challenge. Speaking Wednesday to the press, White House press secretary Josh Earnest revealed Obama wouldn’t mind becoming an NBA owner, via ESPN News Services. “Earnest said Wednesday that the president, well known for being a big fan of Chicago...
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June 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Invictus Games: Canadian PM Justin Trudeau calls out Obamas and British royalty

The Invictus Games are set to kick off on Sunday, May 8, and the leaders of the three nations competing in the big competition have been busy with a bit of smack talk. Warming up to the competition, President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle sent a video message to Prince Harry, who shared it with the Queen, per TMZ. Not to be outdone, Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau showed...
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May 03, 2016  |  Discuss

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