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The Boys is one show President Obama liked to watch in-between writing. (Images: NBC/Amazon Prime screencaps)
One of the fun unofficial holiday traditions we've come to look forward to around this time of the year is when President Barack Obama releases his lists of the films, television/streaming series, and books that helped make his 2020 a bit more bearable Increasing his list of television shows from last year's three to this[...]
The Boys is one show President Obama liked to watch in-between writing. (Images: NBC/Amazon Prime screencaps)
Seriously. The Boys is one show President Obama liked to watch in-between writing (Images: NBC/Amazon Prime screencaps) While hitting the predominantly-virtual book tour for his recently-released memoir A Promised Land, President Barack Obama was asked by EW what selections across the pop culture landscape helped him with the writing process Of course, our attention turned immediately to[...]
The Comey Rule
Simpson: American Crime Story) as former FBI agent Peter Strzok, Peter Coyote (The Disappearance) as Robert Mueller and Kingsley Ben-Adir (High Fidelity) as President Barack Obama. A look at The Comey Rule (Image: Showtime/ViacomCBS) In addition, the Showtime limited series stars Steve Zissis (Togetherness), Shawn Doyle (House of Cards), Brian d'Arcy James (Spotlight), Dalmar Abuzeid (Anne with[...]
Netflix and the Obamas Sign Multi-Year Deal for Various Series and Specials
Back in March, we reported on the widely-believed-to-be-true rumor that Former President of the United States Barack Obama and his amazing wife Michelle Obama were looking at some kind of multi-part deal with streaming service Netflix Turns out that was completely true. Netflix and chill with the Obamas Today Netflix revealed that former POTUS and FLOTUS have indeed entered[...]
WASHINGTON - JUNE 29: US President Barack Obama with the first lady Michelle Obama next to him gives speech from the East Room of the White House June 29, 2009 in Washington, DC
This is still pretty darn deep in rumor territory, but there is a report from the New York Times that American power-couple of Michelle and Barack Obama may be in talks with Netflix to produce original exclusive series (as in multiple) for the streaming service. WASHINGTON – JUNE 29: US President Barack Obama with the first[...]
Barack Obama shooting hoops
AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster We all know that former President Barack Obama loves basketball He played guard in high school in Hawaii, and while President held pick-up games on a routine basis Every chance he got, he would rub elbows with the current stars and legends of the court And of course, would welcome the team that[...]
Did You Notice It's Inauguration Day? This Week's Comic Books Did…
I know one comic creator taking his family but most comic book people from my Facebook timeline who have an event to go to are going to… the other ones. When Obama was inaugurated, he appeared in Amazing Spider-Man, and there were lines around the block from people wanting buy copies of the issue in question. This[...]
Phil Jimenez Swipe Files Obama (And Himself) For X-O Manowar #50
In 2008, America's newly elected and soon-to-inaugurated president, Barack Obama, strode onto the cover of Amazing Spider-Man #583 and the rest, as they say, is history Bearing a now-iconic cover by artist Phil Jimenez, the issue went onto become the most successful of the entire decade, selling some 350,000 copies when all was said and[...]
President Obama Pays Tribute To Marvel's Sana Amanat At The White House
With the news about the Supreme Court nominee earlier today, it seems that the legacy President Obama is leaving is that of a comic book White House. Sana Amanat, Marvel's Director of Content & Character Development, editor and co-creator of the Kamala Khan Ms Marvel character introduced President Obama at a Women's History Month reception at the White House today. Blaze[...]
Peanuts And The President: Obama Writes Forward For 25th Volume
Fantagraphics Books probably jumped for joy when they found out about Obama's interest in Charles Schulz' beloved Peanuts After all, how many publishers can say that the President of the United States wanted to write an introduction for a collected issue The 25th volume of the Complete Peanuts series will have just that. The series which[...]
Do You Want Another Geek President Of The United States?
Obama was the United States' first geek President A man who grew up reading and collecting Spider-Man and Conan comic books, can quote Stan Lee, flashed the Vulcan sign at Leonard Nimoy when their paths crossed and joked at a dinner while his birth credentials were in doubt, "I was actually born on Krypton and sent[...]
When Superman Meets Obama (Superman/Wonder Woman SPOILERS)
Bleeding Cool has previously looked at DC Comics' peek-a-boo use of Obama as President of the United States in its comics of late But in today's Superman/Wonder Woman it goes all out With a walk around the White House garden with the man they now call Clark Kent. Beginning with a man who cuts through the[...]