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07
Dec
14

The 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors

The five recipients of the 2014 Kennedy Center Honors – Tom Hanks, Sting, Al Green, Patricia McBride and Lily Tomlin – who were presented with their medallions last night at a State Department dinner hosted by Secretary of State John Kerry

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5:0: The President delivers remarks at the Kennedy Center Honors Reception, White House

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Wait….. Al Green, you say?

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7:15: The President and First Lady attend the Kennedy Center Honors, Kennedy Center

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The gala will be broadcast on CBS on December 30 at 9:00-11:00 p.m., ET/PT.

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 2009

2009 Recipients: Mel Brooks, Dave Brubeck, Grace Bumbry, Robert De Niro, and Bruce Springsteen

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2010

2010 recipients: Merle Haggard, Jerry Herman, Bill T Jones, Paul McCartney and Oprah Winfrey

US President Barack Obama (2nd L) and Fi

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29
Nov
14

Book Worms

The President after spotting Chuck Todd’s comic (Photo by Pete Souza)

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The Bought Books

Being Mortal: Medicine and What Matters in the End – Atul Gawande

Junie B. Jones and a Little Monkey Business (Junie B. Jones Series #2) – Barbara Park

A Barnyard Collection: Click, Clack, Moo and More – Doreen Cronin

I Spy Sticker Book and Picture Riddles by Jean Marzollo

Nuts to You – Lynn Rae Perkins

Junie B. Jones and the Stupid Smelly Bus (Junie B. Jones Series #1) – Barbara Park

Brown Girl Dreaming – Jacqueline Woodson

Redwall (Redwall Series #1) – Brian Jacques

Mossflower (Redwall Series #2) – Brian Jacques

Mattimeo – Brian Jacques (Redwall Series #3)

Cartwheeling in Thunderstorms – Katherine Rundell

The Narrow Road to the Deep North – Richard Flanagan

The Laughing Monsters – Denis Johnson

All the Light We Cannot See – Anthony Doerr

Heart of Darkness – Joseph Conrad

Nora Webster – Colm Toibin

Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth and Faith in the New China – Evan Osnos

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29
Nov
14

Supporting #SmallBusinessSaturday

President Obama, Sasha and Malia shop at Politics and Prose bookstore for “Small Business Saturday,” on Saturday, Nov. 29, 2014, in Washington

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