Posts Tagged ‘sports

13
Oct
14

A Tweet Or Two

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Fantastic way to challenge sexism. Bravo, McKenna!

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01
Oct
14

The President’s Day

President Obama waves as he prepares to depart the White House – he is heading to Chicago where he will attend a campaign event for Gov. Pat Quinn, D-Il, and deliver remarks on the economy at Northwestern University

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President Barack Obama and Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu hold a meeting in the Oval Office

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President Obama honors the Sporting Kansas City soccer team during an event in the East Room of the White House

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President Obama talks with team manager Peter Vermes

President Obama points to a framed team jersey that was given to him by the members of Sporting Kansas City

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09
Jul
14

Denver Is For Pool

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Jul
14

The President Plays Pool

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Doug Mills: President Obama has a beer and shoots pool with Gov. Hickenlooper at the Wynkoop Brewing Company Bar.

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Doug Mills: Obama has a beer with Gov. Hickenlooper at the Wynkook Brewing Company bar in Denver.

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06
Jul
14

Chat Away

True, #FederervsDjokovic are majestic, but they never had to play tennis while being ogled by a little green man.

Chat on!

12
Jun
14

President Obama Honors The Minnesota Lynx

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President Barack Obama holds up a team jersey as he hosts a ceremony honoring the WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx in the East Room at the White House. Minnesota Lynx defeated the Atlanta Dream last October to win their second WNBA title in three years.

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Minnesota Lynx women’s basketball player Maya Moore, right, pretends to take notes as President Barack Obama jokes that by now Moore has her own wing in the White House, standing next to teammate Seimone Augustus, during a ceremony honoring the WNBA Champion Minnesota Lynx

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Minnesota Lynx women’s basketball player Maya Moore reacts at right as President Barack Obama jokes that by now she has her own wing in the White House

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Josh Lederman: Obama Fetes Minnesota Lynx For Wnba Finals Win; Says Team Is A Good Example For His Daughters

President Barack Obama is praising the WNBA champion Minnesota Lynx for setting a good example for his daughters and for girls across the country. Obama is honoring the team’s victory in the WNBA Finals in a White House ceremony. He says when young women play sports, they do better in school. Obama says the Lynx had something to prove when they started the season. He says, quote, “You succeeded.”

Obama commends the team for helping students with reading and raising money for breast cancer research. Obama says he can’t remember how many times star player Maya Moore has been to the White House following victories. He’s joking that she has her own White House wing.

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