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President Obama at the University of Colorado, Boulder

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President Obama waves to onlookers as he arrives at Buckley Air Force Base in Aurora, Colorado

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…. at The Sink Restaurant and Bar

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….. arriving to speak at the University of Colorado, Boulder

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Wednesday:

12:35: The President arrives in Cedar Rapids, Iowa

1:20: Participates in a roundtable with students

2:20: Delivers remarks on student loan interest rates

3:30: Departs Cedar Rapids, Iowa en route Washington, D.C.

5:30: Arrives at Joint Base Andrews

5:45: Arrives at the White House

6:00: Attends a campaign event at the Jefferson Hotel

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261 Responses to “colorado”


  1. 1 LunarSea
    April 24, 2012 at 11:01 pm

    :lol:

  2. 14 PoliticalJunkessa
    April 24, 2012 at 11:02 pm

    4 More Years!

  3. April 24, 2012 at 11:05 pm

    Ben Labolt is basically calling Robney McFly, from Back to the Future, after his speech tonight.
    This is good stuff!

  4. 16 hopefruit2
    April 24, 2012 at 11:05 pm

    You can check out the PA election night results here: http://www.electionreturns.state.pa.us/

    Updated very few minutes, so just refresh page to update totals.

    • 17 hopefruit2
      April 24, 2012 at 11:17 pm

      Altmire and Holden, both Blue Dogs who voted against the ACA were PRIMARIED by two progressive DEMS in PA tonight. The only disappointment was that former Rep Patrick Murphy lost to Kathleen Kane for AG. Meanwhile, PBO has more votes that almost the entire GOP field in PA. Willard still is not getting over 60% despite him being declared the presumptive nominee since three weeks ago!

  5. April 24, 2012 at 11:08 pm

    You can pick up the Colorado speech on C-span.

  6. April 24, 2012 at 11:09 pm

    Ben Labolt on replay piers Morgan at 12!
    He is a very good surrogate.
    We have great surrogates, and very quick!

  7. 33 isonprize
    April 24, 2012 at 11:09 pm

    MIssed first cuz I was watching my Pres’ speech in North Carolina. But that’s okay. I AM FIRED UP!!!

  8. 34 Gail
    April 24, 2012 at 11:09 pm

    The looks on the faces in the crowd tell it all. We believe in and have great affection for our President. I straight up love the guy.

  9. 35 utaustinliberal
    April 24, 2012 at 11:18 pm

    Great pictures Chips. I would loooooooooove to see video of PBO at The Sink hanging out with the locals. Come on TOD video magicians. Cast your spell. :)

  10. 36 Pamela
    April 24, 2012 at 11:19 pm

    Awesome, awesome photo gallery, Chipsticks! Thank you, thank you!

  11. 37 LunarSea
    April 24, 2012 at 11:21 pm

    I was looking at the pictures again and imagining Robme there (if he would go in the first place) and I pictured him scared to touch anything and wiping his hands like Shrub used to do.

    So consider that thought a momentary lapse in the time/space continuum. Back to just enjoying these happy exuberant faces, young and old alike.

    • 38 daisydem
      April 24, 2012 at 11:45 pm

      LunarSea, I keep looking at the pictures and looking at them. I love these pictures, and I especially like the one where he high fives the litle boy or is the child high fiving him? I think that’s it … that little boy is probably thinking “good job man! I may owe my future to you!”

  12. 41 amk for obama
    April 24, 2012 at 11:22 pm
    • 42 LunarSea
      April 24, 2012 at 11:26 pm

      They’ve been saying that since his first month in office. Remember his broom story/joke: “Obama isn’t sweeping fast enough.” “you’re holding the broom wrong” His retort was “Grab a mop” and the farmer in the field joke he made about we planted the seed yesterday and are standing in the garden today wondering why there isn’t corn to eat?

      Yup, they’ve been doing this since the beginning of his presidency. By the way I’ve always wanted a ‘grab a mop’ bumper sticker.

    • 43 Ladyhawke
      April 24, 2012 at 11:46 pm

      Exactly. That is essentially the GOP platform. Mitt Romney thinks his party should be rewarded for doing absolutely nothing for job creation. And just ignore all of the filibustering, delaying, obstructing, sabotaging and hostage taking they did for the last three and a half years.

    • 44 criquet
      April 25, 2012 at 10:15 am

      I think this is a key message the Dems need to make all through 2012 up to Nov 6th.

  13. April 24, 2012 at 11:24 pm
  14. April 24, 2012 at 11:28 pm

    Dear Chips,

    Thank you for the wonderful coverage. Thank you!!

  15. 54 vitaminlover
    April 24, 2012 at 11:28 pm

    Thank You, Father, in Jesus Name for this great man-Barack Obama. Lord, as he goes through this winning campaign, thank You for keeping him safe from all and any hurt harm or danger. Lord, keep his paths straight and safe. Let him continually be in the right places at the right time. Lord, thank You for all the love that he receives from the American public and the world’s public. Keep his heart close to You, Father. Thank You also for guiding him in the decisions that he will be making for America. Keep his family safe also and thank you for keeping Your powerful, almighty Hand on him and his. I thank you that so many people lift him up in prayer and that all these prayers do the right thing concerning him. Thanks again for letting he and Vice-President Biden get re-elected. Amen.

  16. 61 Lois A.
    April 24, 2012 at 11:30 pm

    Chips you always have the best pictures and Video ‘s you
    are truly truly the best…
    Oh yeah can you add me to your twitter list Im @lap58
    Grace & Peace!
    Lois

  17. April 24, 2012 at 11:35 pm
  18. 69 TrumpDog
    April 24, 2012 at 11:40 pm

    Yowza. Look at all those people!

  19. April 24, 2012 at 11:42 pm
    • 71 HZ
      April 25, 2012 at 12:13 am

      Again Chips, you give us the best to come to daily. I just want to express my deep gratitude to you for being here for all of us. You give us a sweetness of your soul to touch our hearts with much gratitude that comes from the better angels within. Thank you for also allowing this to be a site that is dedicated to lifting up President Obama daily along with those who serve in his Administration on our behalf.

      I love the manner in which we are so blessed to come here and share our intellect with each other and stop and take in all of the happenings of our beautiful POTUS, FLOTUS and VP Biden and Dr. Jill Biden. We have to make sure that we continue to respect each other in what we say, do, and practice daily in order to PRESSON with out great President.

      I give you my love, our wonderful Chipsticks((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((((( I truly Appreciate You So Much, Chips)))))))))))))))))))))))))HZ

  20. 73 isonprize
    April 24, 2012 at 11:43 pm

    Chica, Do you have any back story on “The Sink Bar” It looks like it’s in a cave or something. Clearly a favorite hang out…

    But it looks like if Pres. Obama stood up straight and tall, he would have bumped his head!!!

  21. 74 jacquelineoboomer
    April 24, 2012 at 11:43 pm

    Oh, no, the President isn’t speaking to more students tomorrow! These images are all putting a tear in my eye, and I’m not sure I can take months of this (oh, yes, I can!). Chips, you’ve outdone yourself, in your coverage and follow-up, if that’s possible. Thanks so much.

  22. 75 Bill R
    April 24, 2012 at 11:44 pm

    Is President Obama way kool or what?

  23. April 24, 2012 at 11:48 pm

    I’ve followed this site for over 3 years and I finally had to post a comment. Voted for the first time ever today in Philly. I became a citizen in December and it felt great to finally cast a ballot for President Obama. Keep up the good work.

  24. 90 sherijr
    April 24, 2012 at 11:50 pm

    Oh you have me cracking up w/ the poster of POTUS’ supporters vs Romney’s ~ well done Ms. Chipsticks :)

    The pictures are so beautiful.. all the lovely people showing their rapt attention and respect.. and love for President Obama always is so touching .
    I missed his CO speech.. so hopefully will get to see it tomorrow. A day with POTUS is always a good day.

  25. 91 lamh35
    April 24, 2012 at 11:51 pm

    Night TOD. Off to bed gots my J.O.B. to go to in the morning. Missing NOLA though: Fats Domino – Walking To New Orleans

    Oh and Colbert may have just made my night. Singing with Julie Andrews!!!!

    Colbert >>>>>>> Jon Stewart

  26. 92 LDS
    April 24, 2012 at 11:52 pm

    Hello Chips and family, just catching up today. Trying to settle an upset stomach, something I ate over the weekend.
    Chips, the pics are just beautiful! Everyone seems to be so positive and full of joy. While viewing the pics, it helped me to feel better. It is just amazing what positive feelings will do.

    Theo67, if you are still up I did crawl out of bed to book hotel reservations for the Inauguration. I was there 2008 and I will not miss 2013! There were no rooms available at the Donovan, but I am close by at the Normandy. I really don’t care if it’s a tent….(I am not occupying nothing but the voting booth, though.
    Thank you so much for the heads up. I hope to see you and many more TOD Family there.
    I smell someone cooking steak and onions…feeling sick…..ugh!

    • 93 vcprezofan2
      April 24, 2012 at 11:59 pm

      Sure hope you’ll feel much better after a good night’s rest, LDS. Reading your comment reminded me of our (video) Donna who hasn’t been well, so I’m sending positive wishes in both your directions tonight. Take good care of yourselves.

  27. 94 AnitaW
    April 24, 2012 at 11:54 pm

    Just checked the delegates for the DNC in PA. Of the 18th districts it looks like the majority are going to women attending the convention in N.C. This is totally awesome.

  28. April 24, 2012 at 11:56 pm
    • 96 HZ
      April 25, 2012 at 12:22 am

      BWD, I love him more and more when he slap that podium. I like how you stated it: “Podium-Hitting Mode.” Great one for our beautiful POTUS. Do Not Mess with our President.HZ

  29. April 25, 2012 at 12:01 am

    A member of the Senate GOP leadership says he and his colleagues could end up backing House Republicans in their efforts to fund the government at levels below those agreed to in the bipartisan debt-limit deal last August, increasing the chances of a government shutdown fight just weeks before the 2012 election.

    “I think the Budget Control Act stated caps and lids,” said Sen. John Thune (R-SD) in the Capitol Tuesday. “It’s not necessarily floors. And if the House appropriators can mark bills that will come in at that $1.028 [trillion] level, then more power to them. Of course, here they’ve already agreed that they’re going to mark at the Budget Control Act levels, so that’ll set up some interesting discussions in the conference committee. But I think we’ve got to be as aggressive as we can in trying to rein in the cost of government, the growth of government.”

    http://tpmdc.talkingpointsmemo.com/2012/04/republicans-government-shutdown-obama.php?m=1

    The President can order Treasury to go by budget control act, which is law. So, what are they up to?

    • 101 amk for obama
      April 25, 2012 at 12:10 am

      Jeez, do these grey hairs even realize that mittbot is going to kick their chairs from under them and their kids, if elected ? Or is their hatred for kenyan, muslin so extreme that they’re willing to lose it all ? What fucking maroons.

      • 102 COS
        April 25, 2012 at 12:47 am

        Amk, Mitt’s audience is a prime example of folks voting against their interest out of hatred for PBO. It is really sad. I think I saw a couple of AAs standing behind Mitt who was shame to clap and raise the flag. They shoud be ashamed of themselves. Did anyone notice how Steve Schmidt is changing his analysis about Mittens? His republican roots sure came out tonight on Rachel. She stood her ground and disagreed with him about the speech. Old Fineman wasn’t that impressed with Mitt’s speech either. I was surprised.

    • 103 anniebella
      April 25, 2012 at 12:11 am

      Sour puss looking ladies, look mean.

  30. 106 miss pat
    April 25, 2012 at 12:12 am

    I will say it for you. Bored..boring ..old farts.

  31. 107 LDS
    April 25, 2012 at 12:14 am

    VC, thank you. Coming here always makes me feel so much better. My prayers for Donna as well.
    Vitamin lover, that prayer was on point in so many ways.
    Jonathan, congratulations for your new citizenship. We need every single vote. So happy and proud of you.
    Peace.

    • April 25, 2012 at 12:58 am

      Hi miss pat. You gave me a laugh, and thank you. Yes, they are that indeed. Have you noticed how Mitten copies everything that POB has. Look at the Tees title. Mitt is getting on my nerves for sure. I will need your thoughts, meditations and strong prayers to keep me out of trouble.

      I am trying hard to stay busy, but then I need to come in and get some rest in order to be able to continue my tasks for the work we must do for getting our POB re-elected. I will not give up now, not now.

      I want to also shout out to those in our TOD Family who are going through some illness, some financial troubles, home situations, in need of jobs, many types of medical situations, and just feeling a little down, remember that I keep the candles in stock, and always have the music ready. Prayers are a must in my space as well. So (((((((((((((((Hugs to All of my TOD ers))))))))))))))))

      Fred, miss you and mom. Obama Grandmama, Donna, Sue, TNmtgirl and Mom ,Tally’s friend ,Our wounded men and women at Walter Reed, Sandra Fluke and all young women, Jackie 4 Obama continued healing from surgery ,Each Cabinet Member, Joan, DF, Dotster3 daughter and hubby looking for homes, Canuck Joyce grandma,Quiet Observer’s dad,Insomniac’s Mom’s illness, our servicemen and women, and all of our judicial nominations that are awaiting confirmations, our SCOTUS case on ACA, and sustained strength and wisdom to AG Eric Holder and the entire DOJ Dept. in handling all that we need to get done with voters rights, and please keep Rev. Al in our thoughts and prayers. Continue to do what each of us can do in our own ‘calling’ to keep our TOD Family here and Chips strong.

      We lift each other up so to keep the chain strong and perfect, not a link out of place. This is who we are, and this is how we roll. I love this place so much because of each of you. I hope that I will never offend anyone here or step out of line. I only want to be a strong link within this body. Our Power lies within our keeping each other lifted up together. There is always strength in numbers that have “a true value” to them with goodness at the core. (((((( I Love you all so very much))))))))HZ

  32. April 25, 2012 at 12:23 am

    New poll has Robney up only 7 in Texas-

    Romney also came out on top in head-to-head polling with President Obama, with a 50 percent-43 percent advantage. Obama had more support among Latinos, leading Romney 56 percent-34 percent, and among young voters with a 57 percent-35 percent edge. 

    “Texas looks like it will remain Republican in the general election,” Jensen said. “This is not likely to be the year when Texas goes Democratic, but the trends with [Hispanics and young voters] make it seem possible that it will happen someday.” 

    http://www.publicpolicypolling.com/main/2012/04/texas-is-romney-country.html

    • 111 itgurl_29
      April 25, 2012 at 12:37 am

      So POTUS leads Romney by 10 in New Hampshire and it’s a toss-up. But Romney leads POTUS by 7 in Texas, the republican version of California, and it’s safely repug for the general election. Give me a break. If a 10 point lead is a toss up, so is a 7 point lead. Especially when that 7 point lead is a state where Romney should be leading by a good 20 points.

  33. April 25, 2012 at 12:28 am

    This week, the president will visit with some of his most important constituents — young people. These voters are looking at issues like education reform, the current job market and the economic recovery efforts. As President Obama and students across this country know, the clock is ticking because unless Congress acts, interest rates for new subsidized student loans are set to increase on July 1. Speaking for my fellow students, we can’t afford for this to happen. Fortunately for this group — American college students — the president is a strong advocate on our behalf.
    As a senior at the University of Texas in Austin, the state’s largest research university, I have seen the power of a publicly funded education system firsthand. The president has doubled our investments in Pell Grants and has worked to reform the student loan programs supported by the Department of Education making higher education a possibility for first generation college students.
    Both President Obama and the first lady have felt the heavy burden of student loans and worked hard to pay them off; the president’s decision to cut out big banks, who he recognized were unnecessary middlemen, saved over $60 billion that is now helping other students afford college. He’s also providing more student debt forgiveness; instead of making payments for 25 years, responsible Americans will have their student loans forgiven after 20 years. President Obama believes that Americans should get a fair shot at an affordable college education and his strong record proves that.

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/mobileweb/alejandra-salinas/barack-obama-young-voters_b_1450302.html?ref=elections-2012

    Nice!

  34. 116 cindysweatt
    April 25, 2012 at 12:29 am

    Please try to post the whole speech here in Colorado!! I wished I could have been there. Couldn’t wait to see it on the news. I picked the wrong channel–channel 4 here in Denver. Their political reporter Shaun Boyd barely reported on it. The way she showed it was about 15 sec. of the President and then 3 minutes of people who supposedly worked on his campaign in 2008 and now are too disappointed to vote for him. BS. That reporter is always so biased. I would love to get close up pictures of these “disappointeds” and then see if they are being shipped around the country to every event. From what I could tell there were people who got in line two days ago in order to get tickets. The stadium was at capacity cheering and giving standing ovations, but Channel 4 reports on a small group of negativity. It makes me so sick. Shaun Boyd should not be allowed to report. I have sent messages numerous times. She is always biased.

  35. 118 donna dem 4 obama
    April 25, 2012 at 12:38 am

    Here we go. Jimmie Fallon!!!

  36. 119 PoliticalJunkessa
    April 25, 2012 at 12:38 am

    Okay, i made it. I’m still up to watch my Prez on Jimmy Fallon, at UNC. And The Roots will be playing, too? Oh yeah. Woot!

  37. April 25, 2012 at 12:39 am

    NYT editorial:

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    ….Once the White House began its effort, Mitt Romney broke with House Republicans and said Monday that he supports renewing the loan subsidies. As usual, though, that also meant breaking with himself, since he had fully embraced the House budget and never expressed any reservations about the student loan provisions. Indeed, only a few months ago, he argued repeatedly in interviews that student subsidies were a bad idea that encouraged colleges to raise their tuition.

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    http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/25/opinion/subsidize-students-not-tax-cuts.html?_r=1

    • 121 anniebella
      April 25, 2012 at 6:28 am

      Rudy Giuliani said that Mitt Romney is a man without a core. It makes you wonder about Giuliani, cause he endorsed him. Could it be that Giuliani is a man without a core too. Yes, Yes, Yes.

    • 122 57andfemale
      April 25, 2012 at 9:10 am

      I believe he has been silent on the cutting of Pell grants, however. And yes, it’s just another flip flop.

  38. 123 utaustinliberal
    April 25, 2012 at 12:39 am

    PBO on Jimmy Fallon. LIVE NOW! Wooooooot!!!!!!!

  39. 124 Walking_on_ Sunshine
    April 25, 2012 at 12:41 am

    Jimmy Fallon!!!

  40. 127 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 12:42 am

    Yay! PBO on Jimmy Fallon in Chapel Hill!! That’s my school, that’s my school! OMG!!! Duke sucks!!! :-D :-D :-D

  41. 128 utaustinliberal
    April 25, 2012 at 12:44 am

    Jimmy Fallon is extra hilarious tonight. Must be that #Obama2012 magic!

  42. 130 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 12:45 am

    Dave Matthews on the stage now… damn it, this is so cool!!

  43. 131 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 12:47 am

    Arrgh! Do you believe this? They picked NOW to do a friggin’ Emergency Alert System test!! WTF!!!

  44. 132 kasai
    April 25, 2012 at 12:47 am

    Hello Tod’s..Thank you so much Chips….This is so wonderful to see….Had to come out from lurking and just say this!

    sobbing like a kid..can’t help it…(Thanks Chips:-)
    I had some artist friends that live in Boulder..plan to go there soon…one called me..and felt like inauguration day in Boulder..the excitement is felt through the city….Never seen anything like it…We are so blessed to witness this wonderful, good good man, leader, father…and sooooooo damn handsome…how did we get so lucky…..God is good…He Can do Anything.. But..Fail!!!!
    (hugs)

    • April 25, 2012 at 1:11 am

      Hi kasai! Great to see you here again. Miss you. Hope all is fine with you. Take good care. HZ

      • 134 kasai
        April 25, 2012 at 1:21 am

        Miss you to (((HZ))) I still read your lovely words and inspire me as always….Will post often, I’ve been on tweeterland spreading the goodness of our President and fighting the smears..I will re-start back phone banking next week..Will work harder to help re-elect President Obama..Hope all is well with you HZ…and know that you are loved
        Hugs ~ Kasai

  45. 135 utaustinliberal
    April 25, 2012 at 12:48 am

    Walk Of Shame. Jimmy Fallon. :lol: :lol:

  46. 136 amk for obama
    April 25, 2012 at 12:48 am
  47. 137 lisalovesobama
    April 25, 2012 at 12:49 am

    “Walk of shame, walk of shame, walk of shame, walk of shaaaaame!” ——– cool song. Fallon is talented for sure.

  48. 138 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 12:51 am

    He’s there!!!!!!! Slow Jam the News!!! Oooowwww!!!!! :-D

  49. 139 donna dem 4 obama
    April 25, 2012 at 12:51 am

    He walks on stage and the place goes wild!

  50. 140 PoliticalJunkessa
    April 25, 2012 at 12:51 am

    SWAAAAAAAGGGGGGGGGERRRRR!!!!!

    *and the crowd goes wild* scratch that, *the crowd goes BANANAS*

  51. 141 utaustinliberal
    April 25, 2012 at 12:51 am

    PBO is about to slow jam the news!!!!!!!!! :D

  52. 142 lisalovesobama
    April 25, 2012 at 12:51 am

    Even though I knew it was coming I squealed like a little baby when I saw him coming!!!

  53. 143 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 12:53 am

    Ah yeh… you should listen to the President… or as I’d like to call him — The Preezy of the United Steezy!! :-)

  54. 144 PoliticalJunkessa
    April 25, 2012 at 12:53 am

    This is absolutely genius!

  55. 145 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 12:54 am

    Mmmm, mmmm, mmmm — the Barachness Monster ain’t buying it!!

  56. 146 utaustinliberal
    April 25, 2012 at 12:54 am

    The BarackNess Monster! Woot!

  57. 147 PoliticalJunkessa
    April 25, 2012 at 12:55 am

    AND HE DROPS THE MIC! LMMFAO! :lol: :lol: :lol:

  58. 148 lisalovesobama
    April 25, 2012 at 12:55 am

    PBO dropped the mic!!!

  59. 149 donna dem 4 obama
    April 25, 2012 at 12:55 am

    That was too good!!!!!!!!!!

  60. 150 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 12:56 am

    Now my local cable operator keeps interrupting the broadcast with a damned Emergency Alert System scrawl! Damn it, I know some phucking RWNJ timed this shit on purpose!

  61. 151 utaustinliberal
    April 25, 2012 at 12:56 am

    Pres. Obama just clowned the GOP slow jam style and then he dropped THE MIKE!!!!!!!! Woot!

  62. 157 lisalovesobama
    April 25, 2012 at 12:58 am

    Jimmy was nervous! When they walked away from the audience, he turned to PBO and wiped his brow!! PBO was so cute. His entrance was awesome!! He came out with mad swag!!

  63. April 25, 2012 at 12:58 am

    This is great. Who poor at messenging. Not my POTUS.

  64. 159 Ladyhawke
    April 25, 2012 at 12:58 am

    That was so freakin cool. I am crazy nuts for this man.

  65. 160 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 12:59 am

    I feel a tingle ALL OVER!!!

  66. 161 lisalovesobama
    April 25, 2012 at 12:59 am

    They’re playing ‘So in love with you.’

  67. 163 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 1:01 am

    He just shouted out Key & Peele! Ha! Love that show!

  68. 164 LDS
    April 25, 2012 at 1:02 am

    Poetic Justice……is what I called that. And he said Michelle is fabulous! Loves him so Michelle….he is so comfortable , personable and relaxed.

  69. April 25, 2012 at 1:02 am

    Robney got 95k votes total, in Ny! That is piss poor!

  70. 167 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 1:05 am

    “I wonder if you and the First Lady ever get the giggles..” “We get the giggles all the time!” — I can TOTALLY see them giggling together a lot! They are such an adorable couple!

  71. 168 utaustinliberal
    April 25, 2012 at 1:06 am

    Pres. Obama walked out with swagger, slow jammed the news, tore the GOP a new one, then dropped the mic! BOOM!

  72. 175 utaustinliberal
    April 25, 2012 at 1:06 am
  73. 178 lisalovesobama
    April 25, 2012 at 1:07 am

    I wish Jimmy had let PBO finish talking about that funny story of how he walked out of the event before it was over and he had to walk back in and Miche and the SS were laughing at him.

  74. April 25, 2012 at 1:08 am

    I absolutely love President Obama. He is rocking the Jimmy Fallon Late Night Show. I so wish I were there.

    If you look up “cool” in the dictionary it will say Barack Obama!

    Romney is no match.

    The President’s got this election.

  75. 181 LDS
    April 25, 2012 at 1:09 am

    He and Michelle gets the giggles all the time……that kind of love is priceless. That is why the chemistry between the two of them is so strong. I cannot wait to see them campaign together. They were destined to be together!
    The slow jam segment was so cool for the young people.

  76. 182 donna dem 4 obama
    April 25, 2012 at 1:10 am

    Trending on twitter.

    Worldwide trends
    #LGParentism Promoted
    16 & Pregnant
    #WhenWillYou
    2 Chainz
    #SlowJamTheNews
    #justingodsey
    25 de Abril
    Barackness Monster
    The Preezy of the United Steezy
    Majunche

    • 183 Dudette
      April 25, 2012 at 1:12 am

      Love that! Is there a way to what’s trending on Twitter if you’re not on Twitter? A link perhaps? :-)

  77. 184 Walking_on_ Sunshine
    April 25, 2012 at 1:10 am

    I love that photograph of PBO in college! Jimmy Fallon is beside himself.

  78. 185 utaustinliberal
    April 25, 2012 at 1:13 am
  79. 189 globalcitizenlinda
    April 25, 2012 at 1:14 am

    For most of us unapologetic President Obama supporters, too much excitement can be “dangerous” to POTUS.

    A case in point, this fan of PBO, was too excited that she dropped her yogurt and it splashed on President Obama’s trousers and also some landed on one of the Secret Service Agent’s leg. This event happened while POTUS was greeting people outside The Sink in Boulder and that is why he made joke about it during his speech.

    ‘OOPS’: OBAMA FAN SINKS HER BIG MOMENT BY SPILLING YOGURT ON PRESIDENT

    BOULDER, Colorado — Even the most powerful man in the world cannot avoid the occasional food spill.

    President Barack Obama was meeting and greeting outside popular local restaurant The Sink, in Boulder, Colorado, on Tuesday night when a girl spilled yogurt on him, CBS News’ White House correspondent Mark Knoller reported.

    “Ooops. A girl spilled yogurt on Pres Obama as he was shaking hands along a ropeline outside The Sink. She apologized,” Knoller wrote on Twitter.

    “Getting yogurt on the president — you’ve got a story to tell,” Obama told the girl, who replied, “I’m very embarrassed,” according to Knoller.

    full story and video

    http://www.theblaze.com/stories/obama-fan-sinks-her-big-moment-by-spilling-yogurt-on-president/

  80. 190 lisalovesobama
    April 25, 2012 at 1:15 am

    PBO is so cute!

    • 191 Ladyhawke
      April 25, 2012 at 1:29 am

      Isn’t he adorable. Absolutely charming. This must be driving the Republicans and the media crazy. PBO’s appearance on the Jimmy Fallon Show tonight has blown a huge hole in the media firewall. I am practically sitting on my television.

    • 194 anniebella
      April 25, 2012 at 6:09 am

      And smart, and caring.

      • 195 anniebella
        April 25, 2012 at 6:10 am

        POTUS is so smart,yes handsome, and he cares about the people.

        • 196 anniebella
          April 25, 2012 at 6:22 am

          He is caring and concern for the poor and middle class is real, Mitt is as phony as a three dollar bill. Mitt feel like the WH is owe him cause his daddy didn’t make it. It’s his turn.

  81. 206 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 1:17 am

    Anybody know whether The Roots have played the White House yet? If they haven’t, I bet they’ll be there soon!

  82. 207 lisalovesobama
    April 25, 2012 at 1:19 am

    Why are the commercial breaks so long?!

  83. April 25, 2012 at 1:20 am

    I hope Fallon got good ratings, because that was a good Show!

  84. 210 utaustinliberal
    April 25, 2012 at 1:20 am

    #DontDoubleMyRates is trending on twitter!

    • 211 Walking_on_ Sunshine
      April 25, 2012 at 1:23 am

      Just tweeted my congressman!

      • 212 anniebella
        April 25, 2012 at 6:08 am

        I’m listening to some of these Republicans and they are saying in order not to let the rates go up, there have to be cuts made some where else. I know how it could have been paid for, cut out the billion dollars subsides for the big oil companies. But they wouldn’t dare do that, that is why they are phony as hell when they talk about cutting the debt.

  85. 213 Ceb
    April 25, 2012 at 1:20 am

    The president is rocking the Jimmy Fallon show; he is owning it. Jimmy is so cute in his nervousness. He seems awe-struck, as if he cannot believe that he is doing this. It was more than worth it to stay up. This appearance by PBO is better and more fun than any other that h has done on shows like this. Okay, commercial is almost over. I commented before reading the other observations. Will check everyone out when the show is over.

  86. 214 lisalovesobama
    April 25, 2012 at 1:23 am

    “a couple of knuckleheads!”

  87. 216 carolyn
    April 25, 2012 at 1:25 am

    I never stay up this late….but to watch my President, I am. He is wonderful. I just cannot imagine anyone else being President. As my husband said, “Who can follow him?” Who indeed!

  88. 217 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 1:27 am

    “Let’s move forward, not backward. I believe in young people and I’m gonna fight for you.” — President Barack Obama

  89. 219 lisalovesobama
    April 25, 2012 at 1:28 am

    No!! It’s done!

  90. 220 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 1:29 am

    Wait no… don’t leave Mr. President! Noooooooooo!!! I want more!!!

  91. 221 donna dem 4 obama
    April 25, 2012 at 1:29 am

    Well today was a blast TOD…Good Night Everyone!

    • 222 EDP4BHO
      April 25, 2012 at 1:33 am

      Nite Donna, and TOD. Must drag the behind into work today. “Oh God, PBO, you take up so much of my time, cause me raccoon eyes, and lethargy. But it’s all good……only for you” :-D

    • 223 Dudette
      April 25, 2012 at 1:38 am

      Goodnight Donna! This was so much fun!

  92. 224 utaustinliberal
    April 25, 2012 at 1:30 am
  93. 225 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 1:31 am

    Did an hour just go by! Now way! Somebody moved the clock ahead!

  94. 226 itgurl_29
    April 25, 2012 at 1:32 am

    POTUS killed it on Fallon. He had Jimmy cracking up with his famous dry wit. It was awesome. The whole vibe was really cool.

  95. 227 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 1:33 am

    Nice finish with a little Dave Matthews!
    Goodness, I can’t imagine anybody being able to get up and go to class after sitting in that building this morning!!

  96. 228 collegekay
    April 25, 2012 at 1:34 am

    That went too fast! The commercials were long!

  97. 229 itgurl_29
    April 25, 2012 at 1:34 am

    OMG, Bobo is trending on Twitter!

  98. 230 Walking_on_ Sunshine
    April 25, 2012 at 1:34 am

    This is a good song from Dave Matthews. Good night TOD..

  99. April 25, 2012 at 1:35 am

    Ha! Pres Obama got 150,000 more votes in Pennsylvania than Willard. And thee was no reason for Dem voters to flock to the polls for the incumbent. Yet MSM said nary a word about this, pumping up Willard’s limp numbers & so-called wins against the weakest primary field in presidential election history

    • 232 Dudette
      April 25, 2012 at 1:39 am

      Egg-zactly!!

    • 233 jackiegrumbacher
      April 25, 2012 at 7:52 am

      Well, let them. I think more and more people just don’t take them seriously anymore. Tonight Democrats in PA put themselves in a good position to win a lot of seats in the state house, which will put a crimp in Corbett’s ugly style. We also sent some conservadems packing in strong D districts. My only regret of the day is the Patrick Murphy’s loss. He would have made an outstanding Attorney General if elected.

  100. 234 lisalovesobama
    April 25, 2012 at 1:39 am

    I loved what he said about Willard! Very dry and funny. “Hey Mitt!” :lol:

  101. April 25, 2012 at 1:39 am
  102. 238 Dudette
    April 25, 2012 at 1:41 am

    Alright my babies, I’m so tired I’m delirious! I’m gonna watch my President Slow Jam the News once more then I’m out. Sweet dreams everybody!

  103. 239 Ceb
    April 25, 2012 at 1:43 am

    Good night everyone. I had fun today visiting universities with PBO and all of you. Thanks so much Chips for making this possible. Still smiling about how the president owned the show. Well, 6:00am will be here too soon. Signing off.

  104. 240 sabreen60
    April 25, 2012 at 1:43 am

    The mic drop is akin to the podium slap. I love it!!

  105. 241 utaustinliberal
    April 25, 2012 at 1:46 am

    Bobo, Don’t Double My Rates, Hey Mitt, President Obama, Slow Jam The News are all trending on twitter. The power of Pres. Obama.

    Romney is toast. Pres. Obama was so charming, charismatic, funny, witty, and he addressed issues that matter to young voters.

  106. 242 Bobfr (aka Our4thEstate)
    April 25, 2012 at 1:47 am

    Never, ever has the Republic been so fortunate with perhaps three exceptions – the Founding Fathers, Lincoln & FDR.

    However, if they were all alive now and grok’d what the Party of Koch & Norquist have done and were trying to do to OUR Republic they would be in awe at how anyone could manage to remain so gracious, so empathetic, so willing to work with EVERYONE to PERFECT the Union.

    It is OUR RESPONSIBILITY to ensure President Obama is not only re-elected but we flush the bigotry, avarice and stupidity from our Democracy – at EVERY LEVEL – on 6 Nov 2012.

    That is OUR DUTY.

    #PRESSON

  107. 249 desertflower
    April 25, 2012 at 1:47 am

    Important tidbits that we need to know. Bush looks like a saint compared to Liar Mittens

    http://thinkprogress.org/special/2012/04/24/470541/mitt-romney-versus-george-bush/

  108. 250 utaustinliberal
    April 25, 2012 at 1:51 am
    • 251 anniebella
      April 25, 2012 at 5:40 am

      utaustinlibral, I know you just ask that question ,but President Obama is the leader. And one more thing, our First Lady would have never sat there and said something like, “it’s our turn”. Believe me we know the class act we have in the White House.

  109. 252 vcprezofan2
    April 25, 2012 at 1:54 am

    It certainly was worth it to stay up and read your comments! Thanks for the comments and the company, TODville. Wishing ‘Sweet Dreams’ for everyone still awake!

  110. 256 utaustinliberal
    April 25, 2012 at 1:55 am
  111. 257 LDS
    April 25, 2012 at 1:56 am

    Sabreen60, you read my thoughts.

    Jimmy Fallon was not expecting that, but he followed suit and it was poetic.
    I thought what if Mitt tries to do that. It would probably end up the mic hitting someone on the foot causing a live wire to ignite which would end up sparks flying and a full blown stage fire!

    God for bid, do not let that fool copy this, please.

    In other words, a scene from, “The Pink Panther”.
    Good night all, feeling much better.
    Sweet sleep…….

  112. 258 SUE DUVALL SMITH
    April 25, 2012 at 5:13 am

    GOOD MORNING ALL…WOW…I MISSED A BUNCH…BEEN LAID UP WITH A VERY BAD BACK…WILL CATCH UP WHEN I CAN…GOD BLESS OUR PRESIDENT!

  113. 260 SUE DUVALL SMITH
    April 25, 2012 at 6:57 am

    WE MUST PUT A FREEZE ON THOSE COLLEGE RATES…EDUCATION SHOULD NOT BE A LUXURY AND WOE TO THOSE WHO CONTINUE TO USE THEIR SYSTEM TO ROB OUR STUDENTS OF THEIR FUTURE OPPORTUNITIES…THESE STUDENTS ARE THE FUTURE OF AMERICA…THEY SHOULDN’T HAVE TO LAY OUT THEIR FUTURE ON A CREDIT CARD! DISGUSTS ME!

  114. April 25, 2012 at 7:41 am

    The pro-Obama super PAC Priorities USA Action and the League of Conservation Voters are teaming up on a seven-figure ad campaign branding Mitt Romney as the oil industry’s “two hundred million-dollar man.”

    The Obama-sanctioned super PAC and the powerful environmental group will spend $1 million to air the anti-Romney ads in Colorado and Nevada, a strategist familiar with the campaign said.

    “He’s the $200 million man and big oil’s fingerprints are all over him,” the script says. “Big Oil’s pledged 200 million to help Mitt Romney, and Romney’s pledged to protect their profits and billions in special tax breaks.”

    It continues: “When you fill up your tank, remember who’s in the tank for Big Oil: Mitt Romney, the $200 million man.”

    http://www.politico.com/blogs/burns-haberman/2012/04/priorities-usa-and-lcv-team-up-to-brand-romney-oils-121565.html

    Check out the new video!


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