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Obama's Official Portrait Is Already The Best New Meme Of The Year

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Here's the digital makeover you've been waiting for.
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The New Obama Portraits Definitely Brought Out the Internet's Best Meme Game

The New Obama Portraits Definitely Brought Out the Internet's Best Meme Game

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Following the highly-anticipated unveiling of the portraits of former President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama at the National Portrait Gallery on Monday, the Internet set to work doing what it does best.
The portraits-which were painted by New York-based artist Kehinde Wiley and Baltimore-based artist Amy Sherald- were widely praised on Twitter, with celebrities such as director Ava DuVernay, model Chrissy Teigen , and comedian Chris Rock all celebrating the images.
“Monday morning joy as portraits of President and First Lady Obama are revealed by artists Amy Sherald and...
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Watch: Michelle Obama Slays For Black Girls During Portrait Unveiling

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Michelle Obama stood up for Black girls and women during the unveiling of her and husband Barack Obama ‘s new official portraits at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery in Washington, D.C. on Monday. It was her most recent display of strength while advocating for girls of color.
I'm “thinking about all of the young people, particularly girls and girls of color, who in years ahead will come to this place and they will look up and they will see an image of someone who looks like them hanging on the wall,” the former first lady said.
Artists Kehinde Wiley and Amy Sherald debuted their...
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Lava from Kilauea volcano enters ocean, creates toxic cloud

Lava from Kilauea volcano enters ocean, creates toxic cloud

Authorities are warning the public to stay away from the toxic steam cloud, which is formed by a chemical reaction when lava touches seawater. Read more ...

US, China put trade war on hold after progress in talks

US, China put trade war on hold after progress in talks

The world's two biggest economies are pulling back from the brink of a trade war after making progress in talks aimed at bringing down America's massive trade deficit with China. Read more ...

5.2 magnitude earthquake hits Mexico, USGS says

5.2 magnitude earthquake hits Mexico, USGS says

The quake in southwestern Mexico was felt as far away as Mexico City about 220 miles away. Read more ...

Former President George H.W. Bush back in Maine

Former President George H.W. Bush back in Maine

The former president typically spends his summers in Maine, but this is his first time back since the death of his wife and a hospitalization due to an infection that spread to... Read more ...

Kelly Clarkson honors school victims at Billboard Awards

Kelly Clarkson honors school victims at Billboard Awards

An emotional and passionate Kelly Clarkson opened the 2018 Billboard Music Awards with a tribute to the recent school children and teachers who died in Texas. Read more ...

Police: Suspect faces 2 murder charges in restaurant plowing

Police: Suspect faces 2 murder charges in restaurant plowing

"He drove his car into the building, killing people, so that's why we took him into custody immediately." Read more ...

Police: Man rams vehicle into restaurant, kills daughter

Police: Man rams vehicle into restaurant, kills daughter

"He drove his car into the building, killing people, so that's why we took him into custody immediately." Read more ...

Investigators get look at materials from Cohen raid

Investigators get look at materials from Cohen raid

The majority of what was seized was contained on over a dozen electronic devices, including computers, cellular phones and an iPad. Read more ...

'Hope and healing': Texas town worships after school shooting

'Hope and healing': Texas town worships after school shooting

At Arcadia First Baptist Church, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott hugged grieving parishioners as they arrived. Read more ...

Las Vegas Golden Knights advance to Stanley Cup Final

Las Vegas Golden Knights advance to Stanley Cup Final

Vegas will meet the Tampa Bay Lightning or the Washington Capitals in the final. Read more ...