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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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Woman's unborn baby dies after her boyfriend allegedly assaults her during...

Woman's unborn baby dies after her boyfriend allegedly assaults her during argument

A 19-year-old woman's unborn baby died Saturday after authorities said her boyfriend stomped on the woman's stomach during an argument. Read more ...

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

Women's March returns amid shutdown and controversy

It's the third year women from around the nation have participated. Read more ...

Cincinnati pulls away late to beat Wichita State 66-55

Cincinnati pulls away late to beat Wichita State 66-55

Jarron Cumberland and Justin Jenifer combined to score 35 points and Cincinnati used two technical foul calls to pull away down the stretch and beat Wichita State 66-55 on... Read more ...

Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native...

Kentucky high school investigates students' alleged mockery of Native American at rally

A Catholic high school in northern Kentucky is facing severe backlash after videos went viral showing students allegedly mocking Native Americans at a rally in Washington. Read more ...

At least 66 people killed, dozens injured in Mexico gasoline pipeline explosion

At least 66 people killed, dozens injured in Mexico gasoline pipeline explosion

Residents who live in the immediate vicinity of the pipeline, which runs from the cities of Tuxpan to Tula, have been evacuated. Read more ...

Trump Proposes Deal On Immigration, Pelosi Calls Shutdown Offer A ‘Non-Starter'

Trump Proposes Deal On Immigration, Pelosi Calls Shutdown Offer A ‘Non-Starter'

The deal President Trump laid out included $800 million in immediate humanitarian aid, $805 million for improved drug detection technology at legal ports of entry, hiring 2,750... Read more ...

Puppy born with upside-down paws gets second chance to walk without issue

Puppy born with upside-down paws gets second chance to walk without issue

If all goes according to plan, Milo should be able to walk with no problems at all. Read more ...

Annual Women's March brings thousands to downtown Pittsburgh

Annual Women's March brings thousands to downtown Pittsburgh

Their message: 'Building bridges stronger than hate' Read more ...

Woman killed after ATV overturns in Osceola County, troopers say

Woman killed after ATV overturns in Osceola County, troopers say

The 58-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene. Read more ...

Celtics star ejected from game in win over Hawks

Celtics star ejected from game in win over Hawks

Kyrie Irving scored 32 points and the Boston Celtics rallied to beat the Atlanta Hawks 113-105 on Saturday night. Read more ...